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About This Episode

Subscription-based streaming services for music and video have changed the way we consume content.  Danial and Shubham dig deeper into the future of media and what it means for consumers. Danial continues to complain - this time about video ads on Spotify. Meanwhile, Shubham continues to mourn the absence Taylor Swift on Spotify. Danial then ridicules Shubham for his love of Taylor Swift.

0:00 - Intro
0:50 - Catch-up
6:38 - Follow-up / Things we missed
11:02 - Media (Netflix and cable bundles, the future of the Apple TV, Spotify and Apple Music) 
36:38 - Byte of the Week: Wealthsimple
45:02 - Wrap-up

Links:

  • Nest Thermostat Glitch Leaves Users in the Cold - The New York Times
  • Tesla Model S Can Now Drive Without You - TechCrunch 
  • Netflix Just Launched in 130 New Countries. Like, This Morning - WIRED 
  • Netflix Vows to Shut Down Proxy Users Who Bypass Country Restrictions - Variety 
  • Netflix’s VPN Ban Isn’t Good for Anyone—Especially Netflix - WIRED 
  • Apple Music reportedly approaches half as many paid subscribers as Spotify - The Verge
  • Go Behind The Lyrics With Spotify and Genius - Spotify 
  • Why Apple should buy Time Warner - Fortune 
  • HBO's Sesame Street is the battlefield in the streaming wars for kids' TV - The Guardian
  • Wealthsimple - Wealthsimple / App Store / Google Play Store / Spotify Promo

Episode Details

January 17th, 2016

45 mins 38 secs

Download MP3 (83.8 MB)