Tag: Musical.ly

Musical.ly Sells For $800 Million But Peaked By Being Too Silicon Valley

Posted on 10th November, 2017 by Mark Mulligan in Dubsmash, Flipagram, Gen Z, Instagram, Jinri Toutiao, Lip Syncing, Lip Syncing Apps, Messaging Apps, Music Messaging Apps, Music Messenger Apps, Musical.ly, Silicon Valley, Snapchat, Teens and Tweens

  News has just emerged that lip synching app Musical.ly is to be sold for between $800 million and $1 billion to Chinese company Jinri Toutiao, which also bought Musical.ly predecessor…

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How Soundcloud Could Transform Deezer’s Market Narrative

Posted on 4th July, 2017 by Mark Mulligan in Access Industries, Apple Music, Artist Discovery, Bandcamp, BandLab, Deezer, Dj Spooky, Dubsmash, First Access Entertainment, Full Stack, Full Stack Music, Full Stack Music Company, Mixcloud, Musical.ly, Next Gen Label, Next Generation Label, Reverb Nation, Songkick, Soundcloud, Spotify, Streaming, Streaming Market, Streaming Music, Tidal, Tunecore and Youtube

News has emerged of Deezer being a potential buyer of troubled Soundcloud. This follows on from Spotify’s prolonged but ultimately abortive courting last year. Soundcloud was once a streaming powerhouse,…

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Facebook Is Finally Ready To Become A Media Company

Posted on 10th November, 2016 by Mark Mulligan in ESports, Facebook, Line, Live Streaming, Media Companies, Media Strategy, Messaging Apps, Messenger, Musical.ly, Online Video, Pandora, Snapchat, Socially Integrated Web, Spotify and Streaming Music

Facebook beat estimates with its latest earnings but announced that ad revenues would likely slow in 2017as the digital ad market feels the pinch of advertiser budgets lagging the shift…

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