Today’s Stories Do Not Disturb While Driving feature rolls out in Apple’s newest iOS 11 beta Sean Parker has left Spotify’s board; Padmasree Warrior, Thomas Staggs join in lead up to IPO Trump might kill next month’s new startup visa before it takes effect Facebook is testing a feature to prevent profile pictures being abused by other users Tantan, China’s… Read More
Thursday 6.22.17 Music Business News From Around The Web It was inevitable after Spotify lowered the rate it pays labels and creators, that Apple and others would also demand better terms. Updated continuously under our More News ta...
Tech billionaire Sean Parker has stepped down from Spotify's board of directors, according to Swedish tech site Breakit.se. Parker cofounded file-sharing service Napster when he was 19 years old and he served as the first president of Facebook. Show More Summary
Last year, tech billionaire Sean Parker made headlines with his latest startup: a streaming service called Screening Room that would give users the ability to watch major movies still in theaters for $50 from the comfort of their homes. Instantly,...Show More Summary
For Taplin, this business model first started wreaking havoc via Sean Parker’s Napster at the dawn of the new millennium.
Sean Parker, best known for founding Napster and getting in early on Facebook, has a strange new line of work. The entrepreneur has a startup that's meant to let you watch new-release movies in the comfort of your own home, in return...Show More Summary
If Napster co-founder Sean Parker has his way, people will soon be able to watch the latest Hollywood blockbusters in their living room as soon as they premiere at the box office. New details laid out in a series of patent applications...Show More Summary
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And after joking about an Uber waiting for him, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin closed the event with a performance.
London-based mobile messaging startup Emoticast announced today a $5 million funding round from a flurry of bold-faced investors, including Napster co-founder Sean Parker, musician and entrepreneur will.i.am, famed DJ David Guetta, and former Maker Studios CEO Ynon Kreiz. Show More Summary
Emoticast believes it has found the best way make sure that music and music marketing take advantage of the current explosion in mobile messaging. Today, a group of all-star investors showed their belief the company with a $5 million investment in the startup. ___________________________ Mobile music messenger Emoticast has announced...
Emoticast, a social platform that strives to bring a little pop culture to the mobile messaging mix, has closed a $5 million funding round from some notable angel investors, including Napster cofounder and early Facebook president Sean Parker, hip-hop mogul Will.i.am, and DJ and producer David Guetta. Founded in London in 2014 by MySpace’s former European head James […]
Doing for a London-based theater what he wouldn’t do for wizard nerd (and Napster founder) Sean Parker, Ian McKellen has announced that he’ll once again be bringing Gandalf the Grey back to life. It’s been a minute—i.e., three years—since...Show More Summary
When Parker Jackson-Cartwright sprained his ankle in a game against Texas Southern on November 30, Arizona head coach Sean Miller must have been worried. His team’s offense, already a concern because of the retirement of Ray Smith and the continued absence of Allonzo Trier, was about to lose its only true point guard. Show More Summary
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As much as the movie theaters hate the idea, it is only a matter of time before the exclusive theatrical window for major releases shrinks from months to weeks. This past year, Napster founder Sean Parker made waves by announcing a service...Show More Summary
Arizona point guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright will miss about eight weeks with a high-ankle sprain, Wildcats coach Sean Miller said on Monday
How did Trump do it? User behavior on Brigade, Sean Parker's social voting startup, suggests an answer.