Ex-Apple employees work on a HomePod competitor

Startup Syng, lead by former Apple designer Christopher Stringer and engineer Afrooz Family are developing Cell speakers. The speaker system is said to be a truly revolutionary home audio solution, to tackle both HomePod and…

TikTok is Hiring a Large Number of Facebook and YouTube Employees

It seems like TikTok is hiring the best in the music industry from Facebook and YouTube. It was reported that over two dozen employees have left Facebook for TikTok since 2018, and sources are saying…

Warner offer to buyout employees as music streaming becomes priority

Warner Music Group have placed their bets on music streaming being the next big thing, but that may see some employees left jobless. Warner are offering to buyout employees who still work with physical music….

You’ll never guess who might be making a new DAW, at last!

Some developments suggest that we may finally be seeing music production software from one of the worlds biggest makers of tech – Microsoft. Despite meagre attempts at joining the market, Microsoft have weirdly stayed out of…

Live Nation shuts down advertising unit after financial losses

Live Nation have recently announced the closing of its advertising unit after reporting trouble generating revenue. This has caused 12 people to lose their jobs on the spot. This project was called ‘Vice Media Shutter…

Spotify heads to Four World Trade Center adding 1,000 new jobs

Spotify have committed themselves to creating a giant new office in New York at the Four World Trade Center to create over 1,000 jobs. Spotify are planning to take over a giant 378,000 square feet…

SoundCloud’s COO and finance director have both left

Following reports that SoundCloud could run out of money in 2017 they have lost two of their highest positions as their COO and finance director have left. Berlin based music streaming company SoundCloud have just…

Apple buy assets and employees from Cloud music provider Omnifone

Apple were rumoured to be buying Omnifone back in July and although they may not have bought the platform they’ve taken some of their tech and talent. Omnifone have provided backend management for major music…