Life has changed quite rapidly for MixRadio: it began as a music service from Nokia (as "Comes With Music"); the company was then sold to Microsoft along with Nokia's handsets and devices business. Bought by messaging app LINE at the turn of 2014, MixRadio is readying itself for life with a messaging application. Mark Wheatley, Head of Experiences at MixRadio spoke with MediaNama about the future for the business, and how, hypothetically, a music and a messaging app could work together. Excerpts from the interview, conducted on the sidelines of the Mobile World Congress a few weeks ago, before MixRadio closed its deal with LINE: MediaNama: Where’s MixRadio at right now? Mark Wheatley: We’re in an interesting place. Within a little more than a year, we've gone from being an innocuous music solution to a Microsoft service, and very soon…
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