With the announcement of Acast Access, the Swedish company becomes the latest platform to launch a paywall system.
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.