Mike Isaac

Recent Posts by Mike Isaac

Twitter Music Beefs Up Charts on the Web

Twitter on Friday updated the website for Twitter Music, the company’s music discovery service, to better emphasize its charts feature. The new site features top categories like “emerging,” “popular” and “hunted,” as well as breaking down music categories by genre. It’s a push to offer users easier music discovery and navigability. Charts are Web-only right now, but I’d guess it’ll be coming to the mobile app soon enough. No word on how well the service is doing since its launch in April.

Latest Video

View all videos »

Search »

Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work