Business | Technology | MusicNPR | June 9, 2017 12:12 p.m.
The pop superstar announced her 'return' to streaming, but it's more complicated than that.
Business | Technology | MusicNPR | June 1, 2017 11:11 a.m.
The streaming service settled a class action lawsuit filed by songwriters who accused Spotify of using their work without a license.
Business | Technology | MusicNPR | May 11, 2017 3:52 p.m.
The MP3 upended the way the world receives and hears music, for better and for worse. Now it's dead.
In the film adaptation of Dave Eggers' 2013 novel, Hanks plays Eamon Bailey, co-founder of a giant social media and tech company with the creepy mantra: "Sharing is caring."
Business | Technology | MusicNPR | April 7, 2017 1:35 p.m.
Spotify has long evangelized free listening as a way to pull users in to paying for its service. The music industry's patience with the strategy seems to have run out.
"Connection Lost: The Tinder Opera" is an 11-minute video dramatizing a young man's quest for love via the popular dating app. It marks an effort to adapt a 400-year-old art form to modern media.
Kubo and the Two Strings is a sprawling new fantasy film from Laika animation studios. Filmmaker Travis Knight says it's all about merging brand new technology with age-old art and craft.