It’s called Swoot, and it’s started by Hipchat founders Pete Curley and Garret Heaton.
Ira Snyder, a director of augmented and virtual reality for Facebook, is leading on it.
There’s been a couple lately!
It feels like baby steps for the platform in terms of further diversifying its product assets, which hopes to continue competing with rivals Spotify and Apple Music over the long run.
Also: on that creepy human listening revelation.
A not-so-trustworthy study, and a Make-a-Wish Pod.
I’d shove these deep in the back of my brain if I were you, ‘cuz it’ll probably come into play sometime soon: (1) Apple Music has reportedly overtaken Spotify in paid US subscribers. Citing “people familiar with the matter,” the Wall Street Journal reported: “Apple Music had more than 28 million subscribers in the U.S. […]