SoundCloud addresses what it calls the ‘Zero Plays’ problem with AI-powered First Fans feature – Music Business Worldwide

For new music artists, getting into the streaming business is getting harder every day. The problem, simply, is the volume. By last count, there were an estimate 120,000 new tracks are uploaded to major streaming services every day. With so much audio content out there, attracting attention to a single new song can be virtually … Read more

No SSN, no problem, says Maza, a fintech startup targeting undocumented immigrants

No SSN, no problem, says Maza, a fintech startup targeting undocumented immigrants

Image credits: John Moore/Getty Images Want more fintech news in your inbox? Registration Here. While there are a multitude of fintech companies offering digital banking services to a variety of demographics, there has been one segment of the population that has historically been underserved even more than others: the undocumented immigrant. Because undocumented immigrants lack … Read more