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Gracenote Buys Baseline For $50 Million - TechBeat

Gracenote Buys Baseline For $50 Million - TechBeat | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it

In case you were not aware, Gracenote is the firm behind providing the metadata for your media.  The firm has just expanded their reign by buying rival Baseline for $50M to enhance their movie & TV data service presence. For those who provide the metadata for movies and TV shows (cast list, plot descriptions, etc.) is very big business as you may imagine.  It’s so good in fact, that Gracenote wants to be the leader of the pack

 

 

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There's a (metadata) war going on

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Gracenote Rhythm lets brands create their own streaming radio platform

Gracenote Rhythm lets brands create their own streaming radio platform | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it

Gracenote, which provides musical data for a slew of top streaming services, is launching a new platform today that will enable brands to launch their own music services. 

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2014: anyone can launch a streaming service.

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Gracenote Teams With Musicmetric To Bring Social Data To Its Rhythm Music-Recommendation Platform | TechCrunch

Gracenote Teams With Musicmetric To Bring Social Data To Its Rhythm Music-Recommendation Platform | TechCrunch | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it

Today Gracenote announced that Rhythm, its Internet radio and music recommendation service, is becoming a bit smarter with new inclusion of social data from Musicmetric.

Rhythm is a white-label service that helps companies and brands create Internet radio solutions, but doesn’t provide music licenses. Gracenote is more than willing to help connect you to a raw music provider, but is more interested in helping you curate the radio station content itself.

Pierre Priot's insight:

Metadata is the next frontier. Every music service provider is currently trying to purchase one or to cut a deal with one of them (The EchoNest, Musicmetric... ) 

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