Some musicians in the Bay Area are criticizing a popular house-show startup over paltry compensation, while others challenge its very existence.
Not all Spotify playlists are created equally. To begin understanding this, look at them closely. Literally.
So many of the sites we rely on have big money behind them and even bigger profit motives in front of them. We have to think critically about where we build our communities, what data we give to corporations, and how (not if) they plan on monetizing us.