06/27/2013, Spotify announced it plans to launch original content on its streaming music platform.
06/20/2013, Spotify today rolled out an update version of its Android app. Those running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean can now control the music straight from notifications, eliminating the need to launch the app
05/29/2013, Spotify has finally rolled out its Discovery tab to help users find new music across the service.
05/14/2013, Rumor has it that Google is going to unveil its music streaming service at I/O 2013. It is being said that the company has inked licensing deals with Sony Music Entertainment and Universal Music Group for both Google Play Store and YouTube, and that it plans to add separate music subscription services to both of them. It was also previously rumored that Google has signed a deal with Warner Music […]
04/22/2013, Dance duo Daft Punk has certainly caused quite a sensation in the past with many of their hit records, and their first new single in eight years that is called “Get Lucky”, has also managed to make more than just some waves, as it has already smashed streaming records over at Spotify. This particular comeback that features singer Pharrell Williams, managed to end the day as the biggest streaming day […]
04/15/2013, Spotify is a very popular music streaming service, boasting over 24 million users which it gained in a short span of one and a half years. Launched in the U.S. Spotify is the fastest growing digital music company and out of those 24 million users, 6 million have paid subscriptions. Currently only available in 20 markets, no doubt expanding its services around the globe is a vital goal for Spotify. A […]
04/12/2013, Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto 5 is still a couple of months away from being released, but one thing I’m sure we all can’t wait for is to hear what addictive tunes the company has lined up for us in their latest game. Ever since the original Grand Theft Auto, we’re sure you’ve thoroughly enjoyed the game’s multiple radio stations, which is why Rockstar has just released all of the radio […]
04/09/2013, Spotify’s additional features that will hopefully make it much easier to discover new music started to gradually roll out in late February within its web application, but today, the company has started rolling out those updates to its desktop application. The update will add its new “Follow” tab on the left side bar in the desktop application after the application prompts you an update is currently available, which it will […]
04/05/2013, Ever wonder why radio is still around when you are able to download podcasts, stream music (and even video) and listen to talk shows and the news all online? While we guess traditional radio still has its place in society, it seems that for the first time in the UK, royalty rates collected from online music licensing has actually exceeded that of royalties collected from regular radio. According to the […]
03/26/2013, Earlier this morning, we brought you whispers that Spotify could very well be drumming up their interest in video streaming as well as original content, and here we are with something more concrete – that they have a partner in crime, so to speak, with South Korean consumer electronics giant LG. LG and Spotify announced that they will be integrating Spotify’s premium paid service onto a range of connected media […]
03/26/2013, Spotify is probably well-known to music lovers as a service in which they are able to stream songs. However according to recent rumors, perhaps streaming songs isn’t enough for the company and word has it that perhaps videos might be next on the list. Sources have indicated that Spotify is currently on the lookout for partners who can help them fund and create exclusive content for this alleged new service. […]
03/19/2013, While subscription based music services haven’t exactly proven to be a gold mine, consumer interest in them is gradually increasing. Many companies are looking to break in to this niche, the latest being Amazon. A new report claims that Amazon has been meeting with some of the biggest record labels and discussing a subscription music service that it is planning on launching. According to the report, the meetings being held […]
03/12/2013, Spotify has been creating compatible versions of its application to pretty much anything with an Internet connection to give current and new customers the ability to listen to their streaming-music service of choice anywhere they go. The company has reached a new milestone today with 24 million active users, with over 6 million paying subscribers. As impressive as 24 million active users are, only having a quarter of those users […]
03/06/2013, Back in February, Spotify announced a partnership with Ford in which its app will be part of Ford’s Sync AppLink system. Now it looks like Spotify has teamed up with another car manufacturer, Volvo, and they will be bringing a voice-navigated version of their music service to future Volvo models. As you can imagine, driving while fiddling with your radio is probably not the smartest idea, especially when you’re trying […]