Amy Sawyama
Amy Sawyama

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The Audiobook Wars are Beginning

The tldr:

  • They discuss the limitations of Audible's credit-based system.
  • Spotify enters the audiobook market, introducing audiobooks to its Premium tier.
  • Spotify's move includes a 15-hour monthly listening cap.
  • They mention potential challenges for Spotify in competing with Audible.
  • The article suggests the possibility of merging podcasts and audiobooks into a new speech audio product.
  • Major publishers like Penguin Random House may play a role in shaping the audiobook industry's future.

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