Seth Archer

Seth Archer is a media reporter for TheStreet.com. Follow him on twitter: @SethPArcher

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Apple May Not Be to Blame for Musicians' Streaming Anger

Apple May Not Be to Blame for Musicians' Streaming Anger

Apple has received criticism from angry artists ahead of the Apple Music launch, but it may not be the one to blame.

You Are Watching More Commercials on TV

You Are Watching More Commercials on TV

Viewership is in decline for television, and they are stuffing television with more ads to compensate.

Comcast Loses Univision as Partner for Donald Trump's Miss Universe

Comcast Loses Univision as Partner for Donald Trump's Miss Universe

An agreement between the companies was called off by Univision following 'insulting' comments by Donald Trump

As Carl Icahn Sells, Will Netflix Stock Split Mirror Apple's Success?

As Carl Icahn Sells, Will Netflix Stock Split Mirror Apple's Success?

Netflix is executing a 7-for-1 stock split taking a page from Apple's disbursement a year ago. But will that boost the shares?

Google Takes Shots At Apple With Free Music Playlists

Google Takes Shots At Apple With Free Music Playlists

Google announced a new free tier for its music streaming service, a move aimed squarely at Apple

Apple, Taylor Swift Were Fighting Over Fractions Of Pennies

Apple, Taylor Swift Were Fighting Over Fractions Of Pennies

Apple has mended its rift with Taylor Swift over Apple Music royalties. But streaming music services still won't produce the revenue stream that musicians need for quite some time.

Is Apple Music Doomed to Fail Before It Begins?

Is Apple Music Doomed to Fail Before It Begins?

Taylor Swift is holding her newest album, '1989,' from Apple’s new streaming service, and she isn’t the only one

News Corp Renews Dividend, Extends Poison Pill

News Corp Renews Dividend, Extends Poison Pill

The publisher announced it will begin paying a 10 cents a share dividend to shareholders starting in the second quarter of fiscal year 2016, which begins on June 30.

TV Networks' Ad Sales Still Being Devoured by Digital Media

TV Networks' Ad Sales Still Being Devoured by Digital Media

A newly-released a report credits digital with keeping the advertising sector afloat as TV ad sales shrink -- with a few notable exceptions.

Apple Wants to Hire News People Who Don’t Just Read Algorithms but Are Actually Creative

Apple Wants to Hire News People Who Don’t Just Read Algorithms but Are Actually Creative

A new job listing on the Apple website illustrates the future of its News app, and possibly even news.