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Google bought a music service Songza
On the background of increased activity in the field of digital music distribution , Google announced the purchase of Songza, which competes with Pandora and other streaming music services. Service allows you to create playlists of songs that are favorable to a particular user.
The transaction value was not announced, but a person familiar with the situation say that we are talking about an amount exceeding $ 39 million. According to the newspaper The New York Times, Google representatives and Songza does not comment on the data.
It is expected that the purchase of service Songza help the search giant to improve its position in the streaming music, offering users playlists with regard to the preferences of each. Appendix Songza, which exists three years, analyzes, where, when, and under what circumstances a person listens to music. Cooperation with the weather channel Weather Channel allows Songza integrate into their music recommendations weather.
The deal between Google and Songza inferior in terms of investment deal between Apple and Beats, which cost kupertinovtsy in an amount equal to $ 3 billion. Google also said that he does not plan big changes in his new company. However, it is possible that the service will be integrated with Google Play Music or YouTube.
Two years after the start of Songza announced that its service regularly uses 5.5 million people. But this is nothing compared to Pandora, which has 75 million users, making it the market leader in Internet radio.
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