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Shazam is finally profitable– after a billion downloads

Shazam, the mobile and desktop app that acts as a digital ear and song identifier,  crossed the 1 billion download mark recently, according to a report from Billboard on Thursday. The London-based company, Shazam Entertainment Ltd., also announced that it has achieved profitability, at long last, thanks to a new focus on advertising sales, alongside revenue from commissions on digital…
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