Spotify announced its acquisition of two podcasting companies today, and now it’s laying out the plan. Daniel Ek explains on CNBC that it wants to use companies like Gimlet and Anchor to turn the heretofore music streaming service into a large podcast platform, and it plans to spend $500 million more on acquisitions to that end. Ek likens Spotify’s plans to invest in original content to...
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Hi, welcome to your Weekend! Feeling numb to the latest Elon Musk scandal, I went looking for another celebrity feud to obsess over for awhile. There was no way I was wading into the toxic cesspool that is Amber vs. Johnny. And I could care less about Ted Cruz’s opinion of Pete Davidson.But the Wagatha Christie trial? Oh, my friends, this is the stuff. The case introduces us to two warring...
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