Spotify CEO charts path to profitability, challenging Apple Music in interview

In an interview detailing Spotify’s long-term profitability goals, CEO Daniel Ek says his company’s strength in the fact of rivals like Apple Music is that it can “play nice” on any platform.

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The streaming company on Monday announced a number of new endeavors, including a “HiFi” lossless streaming option and exclusive podcasts. In the wake of that event, Ek sat down with The Verge to discuss some of those features and Spotify’s broader plans.

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