In November 2014, Taylor Swift presented Spotify with its biggest artist-unrest challenge in its history, when she pulled her catalogue from the streaming service. Four years on, November 2018 could see her shake up the wider music industry.
Music videos continue to be the most popular video category on YouTube, accounting for 32% of views on the platform. This, at least, is the estimate published by research firm Midia Research in its latest State of the YouTube Music Economy report.
Instagram Shopping is a new app in development at Facebook, sources tell The Verge. It’s a major new step into e-commerce. The app — which may be called IG Shopping — will let users browse collections of goods from merchants that they follow and purchase them directly within the app,