Spoke launches music therapy app for Gen Z, raises $1.5M round led by Ada Ventures

Apps like Calm and Endel are exploring an expanding new universe of what’s becoming known as “functional sound”. Calm and others are doing it in the meditation and sleep space, while End

Apple Music is using Shazam to solve the streaming industry’s problem with DJ mixes

Apple Music announced today that it’s created a process to properly identify and compensate all of the individual creators involved in making a DJ mix. Using technology from the audio-recognitio

Mixcloud data breach exposes over 20 million user records

A data breach at Mixcloud, a U.K.-based audio streaming platform, has left more than 20 million user accounts exposed after the data was put on sale on the dark web. The data breach happened earlier i

Mixcloud rolls out ‘fan-to-creator’ subscription service

​Mixcloud​, the audio streaming platform that is popular for long-form content, such as radio shows and DJ sets, has launched a “fan-to-creator” subscription service in a bid to find n

The Infatuation raises $30M from Jeffrey Katzenberg’s WndrCo to bring Zagat into the digital age

WndrCo, the consumer tech investment and holding company founded by longtime Hollywood executive Jeffrey Katzenberg, has invested $30 million in The Infatuation, a restaurant discovery platform.

Mixcloud, the audio streaming platform for long-form content, raises $11.5M from WndrCo

Mixcloud, the London startup that offers an audio streaming platform designed for long-form content, has closed its first-ever funding round, TechCrunch has learned. According to a regulatory filing a

Mixcloud brings its 'YouTube-for-radio' to iPhone

<img class="shot" title="Mixcloud" src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/mixcloud.jpg" alt="" width="250" height="55" /><a href="http://www.mixcloud.com/">Mixcloud</a>, the 'YouTube of

Mixlr wants to be an 'audio UStream' for DJs and live bands – we have invites

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/Picture-127.png" alt="" title="Picture 127" width="230" height="86" class="shot" /><a href="http://mixlr.com/">Mixlr</a>, a sort-of UStream f

Mixcloud adds real-time activity stream

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/mixcloud.jpg" alt="mixcloud" title="mixcloud" width="250" height="55" class="shot" />[UK] The real-time bandwagon remains irresistible. This