Podcast #72: Spotify hits 50 million paid subscribers, ResearchGate funding, new Nokia phones and more

The podcast is a bi-weekly show where Robin Wauters and Roxanne Varza or Shaheen Samavati discuss the most interesting stories from the European technology scene.

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On this episode, which was kindly sponsored by AT&T, we discuss the following topics:

– Spotify hitting 50 million paid subscribers
– Nokia getting back into the phone business, kind of
– Funding in Berlin: for VC firm Project A, and tech startup ResearchGate
– An interview with Sunder Somasundaram and Mobeen Khan, who head up IoT solutions and strategy at AT&T
– Acquisitions in Israel: Apple buys RealFace, Palo Alto buys LightCyber
– Kinnevik selling half of its shares in Rocket Internet
– A number of acquisitions in the UK, Germany, France and Sweden

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