Latest articles Wednesday July 1, 2015

  1. Willie Nelson is your new entrepreneurial hero

    Nelson's new autobiography is packed with lessons for startup founders, not just those working in the music industry.

  2. The 10 best albums on Apple Music that aren’t on Spotify

    Ten phenomenal albums, ten huge advantages for Apple over Spotify. And, no, Taylor Swift didn’t make the cut.

    By David Holmes

    From the Music desk

  3. Spire raises $40m to fill the night sky with tiny satellites

    The company's founder explains his vision for the “iPhone-ization of space."

    By Dennis Keohane

    From the Space desk

  1. A Union of Disruptors? Meet the Uber driver trying to hack organized labor

    Arize Nwosu is helping drivers organize against their bosses. Is this the future of unions?

    By Dan Raile

    From the Disruption desk

  2. Algorithms are coming to Twitter: Here's how it can avoid becoming Facebook

    Doomsayers are still calling the new Twitter a tragedy, I see it as an opportunity.

  3. At Pandoland, Ruxin and Sippey debate three big trends in online music and video

    Netflix's success in developing original series, Apple's entry into music, and publishers finally caving to the Newsfeed.

    By Sarah Lacy

    From the Pandoland 2015 desk

  4. Captricity wants to save the life insurance industry from Silicon Valley data giants

    One man is hoping to bring a little Silicon Valley disruption to the world’s dullest industry.

    By Dennis Keohane

    From the Disruption desk

  5. "The poor, the young, the black and the stupid": Inside Big Tobacco's plans to kill a billion people

    The most outrageous business conspiracy in history and what today's tech giants have learned from it.

    By Mark Ames

    From the Murder desk