Spotify acquires audiobook platform Findaway | Engadget

The move also echoes Spotifys approach to podcasts, as the company used a number of acquisitions to build out its catalog and creation tools. The company has partnerships with Apple, Amazon and other retail heavyweights, and also makes tools for audiobook creators. The company has previously experimented with a handful of celebrity-narrated public domain classics, and a Harry Potter audiobook at the start of coronavirus lockdowns in 2020. The streaming service has acquired audiobook platform Findaway, the companies announced. But the acquisition signals the streaming platform now has much greater ambitions in the space. Spotify could soon be home to a lot more audiobooks.
Spotify could soon be home to a lot more audiobooks. The streaming service has acquired audiobook platform Findaway, the companies announced. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the acquisition… [+1225 chars]