Spotify reportedly in talks to buy podcast outlet The Ringer. Samsung Display considering building a factory in India.
The Spotify Effect: Spotify might be in "early" talks to acquire sports and pop culture outlet The Ringer. If a deal is reached, it would give Spotify control of 30 podcasts that rake in over 100m downloads per month. This would accelerate Spotify's efforts to conquer the podcasting world - The Ringer is believed to have made $15mn through its podcasts in 2018 alone. Endgadget
Screen in India: Samsung Display, a flat-screen supplier to Samsung Electronics, will reportedly invest nearly $500mn to build a new factory in India. It will be built in Noida, which is also home to a Samsung Electronics phone factory. More details here.
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