Elon Musk loves Twitter Spaces, but much of the team building it is gone
Plus, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s podcast producer departs as Archetypes wraps its first season.
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Spotify Wrapped gives us a look at which Spotify podcasts are working for Spotify
Last.fm turns 20 and now has a following on Discord
Plus, Neil Young says he’s ‘never going back’ to Spotify, and Spotify pushes ahead with audiobooks.
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The Psychology of your 20’s beat the odds and climbed to the top of the podcast charts
Insider November 17, 2022 — Talent deals are back!
Plus, Pineapple Street employees have successfully unionized
Nearly 1 in 5 Americans listen to a podcast every day
Plus, Anchor takes its video publishing capabilities global
Insider November 11, 2022 — Why your favorite podcaster feels like a close friend
Plus, Spotify joins a Google pilot program to use its own payment system on Android
Insider November 10, 2022 — Alex Blumberg has left Spotify
Plus, YouTube’s music subscriptions are growing fast
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Plus live audio updates and what to do about Kanye West?
Insider October 27, 2022 — No wonder Spotify’s pissed at Apple
Spotify had to pull audiobook purchases from its iOS app to comply with Apple’s rules
Insider October 21, 2022 — What happens to Twitter Spaces under Musk?
Plus, Spotify’s podcast library gets a boost
Insider October 14, 2022 — What exactly is Spotify’s stance on abortion ads?
Plus, Patreon’s valuation takes a hit
Insider October 13, 2022 — ByteDance is coming for Spotify
Plus, prosecutors drop charges against Adnan Syed