Helix Investment Research
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CUR Media: A New, And Potentially Worthy Challenger To Pandora & Spotify's Crown

The streaming music sector is filled with many companies that have sought to dethrone Pandora (NYSE:P) and Spotify from their berths atop the sector. Many companies, ranging from Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) to Songza have attempted to capture the leading position and streaming music. And to date, none have succeeded. Beats is the newest major competitor to attempt to take on Spotify and Pandora, and it remains to be seen if the company will be successful, or if it will even remain in its present form if a rumored takeover by Apple will occur. Sources close to Spotify have said that the company is closing in on 10 million paying subscribers, with the company reporting 24 million total

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