Digital music and pirated downloads nearly destroyed the industry, the...
Digital music and pirated downloads nearly destroyed the industry, the argument goes, but now streaming technology is being credited with saving it.
Music streaming has officially become a billion dollar industry, bringing huge revenues last year to an industry that had been struggling. But is the music business putting too much pressure on services such as Spotify to rescue it?
This article outlines the business practices and models of the music streaming giant Spotify. This article addresses the similarities this company has to other sites that came before it, including even Pirate's Bay.