Apple Hits Back At Spotify Complaint; Wins $1 Billion Ruling in Qualcomm Dispute – TheStreet.com

Apple Inc. (AAPL)  said Friday that its helped customers download more than 300 million Spotify apps as the tech giant hit back at a complaint from the streaming music service alleging unfair competitive practices. Spotify Technology SA, maker of the music streaming app, told EU antitrust regulators earlier this week that Apple favored its own music…

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Spotify Can’t Keep Losing More Than $1 Billion a Year. Can Podcasts Rescue Its Business Model?

Tim Ingham is the founder and publisher of Music Business Worldwide, which has serviced the global industry with news, analysis and jobs since 2015. This is the first in a series of weekly columns for “Rolling Stone.” They say if you want the truth, follow the money. So if you want the truth behind the truth, you should…

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