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Abbey Road 50 Years On: The Two Worlds of Music Listening

Posted on 7th October, 2019 by Mark Mulligan in Abbey Road, Artist Audiences, Artist Fanbases, Billie Eilish, Ed Sheeran, Fragmented Fandom, Index For Artists, Lady Gaga, Martin Garrix, Midia Iindex For Artists, Midia Index, Music Marketing, Niche Is The New Mainstream, Post Malone, Queen, The Beatles and Universal Music

Half a century after it first after it first topped the charts,the Beatles’ Abbey Road is back at the summit of the UK charts. With the anniversary editions retailing for between…

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Why PlayStation Now’s Price Cut Alone Is Not Enough To Compete

Posted on 2nd October, 2019 by Karol Severin in Games, Games Streaming, Games Subscriptions, Gaming, Playstation Now, Ps Now and Sony

PlayStation’s gaming proposition has gone down from ‘the most expensive by far’ to just ‘the most expensive’. However, keeping the most expensive proposition will be in line with a strategy which gives Sony the best chances of weathering the ongoing games subscriptions/streaming storm:

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Have We Reached Peak Tech?

Posted on 27th September, 2019 by Mark Mulligan in Alexa, Amazon, Disruption, Dot Com, Dot Com Bubble, EBay, Echo, Facebook, Innovation, Investment, Investors, Peak Tech, Peleton, Pets.com, Softbank, Start Ups, Tech, Tech Investments, Tech Investors, Technology, Uber and WeWork

In last week’s Take Five I highlighted a Vox story which reported that over the last year the number of companies using terms like ‘tech’ or technology’ in their documents is down…

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