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Víkingur Ólafsson, Liza Lim, and a Surge of Streaming in Quarantine

“The blessed damozel leaned out / From the gold bar of Heaven.” Dante Gabriel Rossetti’s lines caught the attention of Claude Debussy in 1887, when the composer was twenty-five. His setting of “The Blessed Damozel,” in the form of the orchestral cantata “La Damoiselle Élue,” is among his first fully characteristic works, opening a door to a landscape…

What Happens When Streaming Takes Over Video Games?

What happened to Hollywood and the recording industry seems destined to happen to video games next. What will change about the video game business, and who might benefit? Subscription streaming services are starting to look like the future of video games. Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Sony (NYSE:SNE) have subscription video game streaming services that work on…