Tag Archive: Milestone

A streaming milestone: Spotify overtakes iTunes in Europe

If you’re searching for further evidence that music streaming is overtaking downloads, look no further than a new report claiming that over the last quarter European revenue from Spotify streams were 13% higher than revenues from iTunes downloads. The report…Read more ›

iPhone hits major sales milestone in India

While China is where a lot of Apple’s focus has been in terms of expanding into new territories, India is also a fast developing smartphone market where the Apple brand is doing very well. According to a new report, Apple has sold…Read more ›

Kickstarter Pledges Pass The $1Bn Milestone

Kickstarter, the crowdfunding platform for creative projects, hit a major milestone today, when it officially racked up $ 1 billion in pledges. According to the company’s statistics page, its $ 1 billion in total funds represents $ 859 million backing successful projects —…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Apple Blows Past $500 Milestone

It’s official. One share of AAPL is now more valuable than the low-end iPad 2 with Wi-Fi (16GB). On Monday, Apple stock surged past the psychologically appeasing $500 level, setting a new all-time high for the stock, which shows zero sign of cooling. The traders I spoke with today at the Chicago Board of Trade say nobody was entering sell orders at $500 this afternoon because few traders and investors believe a price pullback is  [Read More…]