The interview with Rasmus Fleischer which was published in Dagens Industri a few days ago has now been picked up by TorrentFreak and can be accessed here (in english). A longer interview with Fleischer is also on the way. Stay… Read More
One of our project members (Rasmus Fleischer) was recently interviewed by the Swedish news journal Dagens Industri. The interview mainly came to focus on Spotify’s history and our upcoming book. Access the full article (in Swedish) here.
Here’s a video of the first part of the Songblocker launch at Transmediale a few weeks back: After the event, Rasmus Fleischer was also interviewed by NPR Berlin. Follow the link to listen to the talk.
The launch of Songblocker at Transmediale was a great success and since then the company has announced that they’ve hired a new CFO – Mary Jane Smith, who’ve recently held a position at Boston Consulting Group. Don’t miss the Songblocker… Read More
On Sunday (February 5th), one of our side projects will be launched at the opening festival of Transmediale in Berlin. As an intervention in debates around ad-blockers, we’ve built an application called Songblocker which mutes music on Spotify and instead… Read More
We are happy to announce that our research group has just signed a book contract with MIT Press. During 2017 the last manuscript is expected to be finished, and hopefully you’ll be able to pick up a fresh copy shortly… Read More
Youtubify is the name of a new piece of software, presented as a “Youtube music engine”. As the suffix -ify makes clear, the intention is to create a kind of Spotify clone. Anobody who installs Youtubify on a server can… Read More
When streamed music is exhibited on streaming platforms, it is often presented in a friendly and collective manor. Music files are frequently made to socialize with each other by being bundled up, or tied together through trails of data that… Read More
A few weeks ago, Maria Eriksson attended the San Francisco Music Tech Summit – a yearly get together for businesses, investors and journalists working in the field of music and technology. The event – which mainly consisted of discussion seminars… Read More
Spotify has recently claimed to be “obsessed with figuring out how to bring music into every part of your life, wherever you are, whatever you’re doing, whatever your mood.” This intense desire to soundtrack the everyday could partly be understood… Read More