Twitter almost bought Soundcloud?? Agh, that would have been so awesome ... Listening to music on Twitter, uploading sounds with your tweets, streaming easily from anywhere, sharing songs with your followers! Unfortunately, it was not to be, as Twitter.
You probably think you know how to keep your internet habits secret. “Clearing browser history is too obvious,” you say. “I just do all my sketchy stuff in an incognito window!” Okay, hot stuff, then let me ask you this: You ever search anything.
E-commerce giant Alibaba, through its streaming site Youku Tudou, led a $50 million investment in bilibili rival Acfun in 2015. Market analysis firm CIConsulting said recently China's ACG market had become a fast-growing multi-billion-dollar industry.
The future of music streaming service SoundCloud has been been secured — at least for now. Today, the company announced it has received a large investment from the global merchant bank The Raine Group and Singapore-headquartered investment company Temasek.
This "buried-treasure mother lode" from Neil Young's archives, writes David Browne, is "a journey through the past, but far darker." Young recorded the album's 10 tracks in a single session on August 10, 1976, and the acoustic tracks include the failed.
Good news for amateur rappers and podcasters everywhere: Soundcloud may have just gotten a new lease on life—and it seems Chance the Rapper may be to thank. The Chicago rapper tweeted Friday afternoon that the popular but broke audio streaming startup.
And now that moment, along with many other historical and current audio clips from Nasa's space exploration and science endeavours, can be heard on a SoundCloud account from the agency. There are single tracks at the bottom that have a download arrow.
Revenue fell 4.7 percent and the company’s net loss also widened, affected by a $55 million writedown of the value of its investment in SoundCloud, the German music streaming service. Twitter is still working to prove that it can build a sustainable.
FRANKFURT, Aug 11 (Reuters) - SoundCloud has received a “substantial” new round of investment, the company said on Friday, insulating the popular online music streaming service from potentially running out of cash later this year, after laying off 40.
According to Ars Technica, the lawsuit that was slapped against Netflix, Soundcloud, Vimeo, Starz, Mubi and Studio 3 Partners — owned by Epix TV channel — is citing a dated patent just to make it appear that these streaming services are at fault for.