Spotify hires Goldman to raise near $500m

Funding round could value streaming company at $7bn

Wall Street eyes future of CBS and Viacom

Content king is still on his throne but what lies ahead?

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Business Insider and Mashable raise funds

Financing by Axel Springer and others show pull of start-ups

Guardian of the balance sheet: Andrew Miller says the news organisation does not have enough assets to live off the income
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Guardian chief exits as paper splashes out

Andrew Miller, who helped group amass cash pile, to go in June

Comcast-TWC $45bn deal faces new hurdle

Broadband redefinition makes cable companies look more dominant

BBC ‘gives 113%’ to keep Match of the Day

Broadcaster wins rights auction with bid of £204m over three years

Ross Ulbricht

Silk Road suspect used multiple aliases

Ross Ulbricht ordered 9 counterfeit drivers’ licences, court told

Earnings and costs rise for Facebook

World’s largest social network grows to 1.4bn users

1 in 10 broadband users unhappy — Ofcom

Regulator points to digital divide between old and young

World Service risks decline, warns BBC

Report finds news service unable to compete on global stage

Sony signs streaming deal with Spotify

Distribution service will be offered across PlayStation Network

Virgin appeal over Premier League auction

Media group asks Ofcom to halt football rights bidding

Channel 5 attacks Omnicom

Broadcaster urges brands to rethink after agency pulls ads

Snapchat goes into the news business

Disappearing photo messaging app in partnership with media groups

Peppa Pig looks to become global star

Entertainment One to push brand in US, China, Japan and S Korea

Fears grow for free speech in South Korea

Critics say government is using increasingly heavy-handed tactics

Ulbricht used alias to promote Silk Road

Alleged mastermind’s Gmail account matched expense report entries

World Bank fails to credit intelligence of poor

Organisation’s bias has shaped flawed policy, writes Michael Holman

Facebook tries to get personal with video ads

Analysts believe site could gain up to $1bn revenue via targeted marketing

Church of England ordains female bishop

Bishop of Stockport Libby Lane makes history in York ceremony

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