Spotify hits 138 million subscribers, as total listeners near milestone

Angela Lang/CNET Spotify‘s paying subscribers climbed 27% to hit 138 million at the end of June, the music streaming service said Wednesday in its second-quarter earnings report, as the number of people listening to the service overall — including those who listen free with advertising — closed in on a worldwide milestone.  The latest figures […]

US tops 4 million coronavirus cases

The US has topped 4 million confirmed coronavirus cases. James Martin/CNET For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. Confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States reached more than 4 million on Thursday,...

HBO Max hits 4.1 million signups in its first month

Tony Goncalves, who oversaw the development of HBO Max, presented plans for service in October. WarnerMedia HBO Max had 4.1 million subscribers signed up as of late June, one month after its May 27 launch in the US, parent company AT&T said Thursday. AT&T CEO...