03/07/2014, A couple of years ago, companies like Spotify didn’t have to worry much in terms of competition. Sure they weren’t the first company to offer streaming services, but at that time there weren’t that many other services around as well. However fast forward to today, we have new entrants from the likes of Apple in the form of iTunes Radio and Beats Music, just to name a few. What this […]
01/29/2014, There might not be a great sense of community on music discovery website Last.fm, but it does what it set out to do very well. Spotify today announced that it has partnered up with this music recommendation service to bring on-demand playback on Last.fm. Users will now be able to play any song that’s recommended by Last.fm on the service’s website, provided that its available in Spotify’s catalog. Using their […]
01/20/2014, Spotify has a bunch of playlists that listeners can browse. They are separated in a variety of genres, such as Pop, Rock, Dance, Chill, and etc. Of course you can create and share your own playlist, but wouldn’t it be cool if Spotify or any other music service could detect your mood and create a playlist based around that? Well that’s one of the features Spotify would love to implement […]
01/20/2014, There is a lot of competition between music streaming services, given the fact that the market is being catered to by a wide variety of services. Spotify has established itself as a major player in this particular market, it boasts over 24 million users and continues to grow. In a bid to attract more artists, which in turn is likely to bring in more listeners, Spotify now lets artists sell their merchandise […]
01/16/2014, As we reported the other day, Beats is looking to launch their own streaming service and that will be happening on the 21st of January. With Beats coming into the picture, this means that other streaming services like Spotify and Pandora will be facing a new competition and not by some unknown company, but by Beats who helped create the popular and iconic Beats by Dre headphones worn by celebrities […]
12/22/2013, Winamp’s user interface, at least the classic one, might seem a little antiquated and definitely not within the boundaries of more modern user interfaces these days, but it does hold a lot of nostalgia to music lovers who have enjoyed using Winamp as their default music client from back in the day. Well the good news is that if you’re looking to relive some of that nostalgia, you might be […]
12/16/2013, Spotify announced last week they would be offering an ad-supported version of its popular music streaming service on mobile devices, but it seems that’s not the only bit of good news they had for us this month. LG Smart TV owners will be getting Spotify as LG says it will be making its dedicated app available to all 2013 model Smart TVs, although the service will only be available to premium […]
12/11/2013, A rumor was circulating last week that hinted at Spotify launching an ad-supported version of its popular music-streaming service some time this week. Well – it looks like that’s what is exactly happening as Spotify has announced its mobile applications will be receiving an ad-supported version that would allow those who don’t pay for the service to listen to still be able to listen to some tunes.
12/06/2013, Spotify is probably one of the more popular music streaming services at the moment, and given that they have paid out $1 billion in royalties to date, that would certainly seem to be the case. Well the good news for mobile users is that if you wanted to enjoy Spotify on your phone for free, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that a free version of Spotify will soon be […]
12/03/2013, Have you heard about Spotify before? Well, approximately two and a half years ago, Spotify has landed on the US with much fanfare, and here we are with additional news about this unique service. In fact, Spotify has announced that they have already paid out over $1 billion in royalties ever since it was launched, and its most recent efforts in engaging even more people would be the introduction of […]
09/02/2013, Spotify, the popular online music service, has decided to join forces with home-audio manufacturers when it comes to churning out Wi-Fi speakers that are capable of hooking up to Spotify servers, allowing paying subscribers to send their favorite tunes over to said Wi-Fi speakers, while leaving the handset or smartphone free to perform other tasks. According to Spotify founder Daniel Ek, he hopes that this move would be a precursor […]
08/05/2013, Spotify rolled out a pretty big update to its iOS and Android applications just last month that brought with it support for the services’ Discover tab while also improving how the Now Playing screen functions. Today, Spotify is releasing another interesting update to both iOS and Android applications that brings recommended playlists.
07/08/2013, Spotify for Windows Phone 8 has exited beta.
07/02/2013, Spotify updated its iOS app to include a number of new features.