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Spotify Now Has 20 Million Paid Subscribers

06/10/2015, Earlier this year we revealed that music streaming platform Spotify had about 15 million paid subscribers with a total of 60 active users. This meant that only 25% of Spotify’s users actually paid to listen to the platform’s service, while the...

Spotify Takes The Fight To Apple With $526 Million In Funding

06/10/2015, Apple Music is finally here. Will this be a bigger success than Apple’s somewhat failed iTunes Radio and Beats Music which didn’t really get a chance to take off before Apple acquired the company? So far it seems that Apple Music has everything it...

Spotify Launches Beta Program For Android

06/09/2015, If you’d like to check out new features and updates before everyone else does, joining an app’s beta program is usually a good way to go about that. It also helps with the discovery of bugs, security exploits, vulnerabilities, and more that developers...

Spotify Could Be Thinking Of Matching Apple Music’s Family Plans

06/08/2015, Apple Music was officially launched today and the rumors about its $10 price tag were true. Previously it was suggested that Apple was gunning for a lower price but the record labels were apparently against it. However if you have a big family, then this...

Spotify Rules Out The Possibility About Getting Into Gaming

05/29/2015, Spotify first started out as a music streaming service, but overtime the platform developed and evolved and soon became more than just a place to listen to some tunes. It became a platform for discovering new music and recently the company has dived into...

Spotify Makes Its Way Onto Android Wear

05/29/2015, Music playback controls is probably one of the most basic features that anyone can expect from a wearable device like a smartwatch. This allows users to control the music from their phone via their wrist so that they won’t have to dig into their pockets...

Spotify Running Playlists Get Revamped

05/20/2015, Spotify conducted an event in New York City today to make a string of announcements related to its service. It was rumored that the music streaming service was looking to make a move into video and indeed it has, Spotify has inked deals with various...

Spotify Now Does Video

05/20/2015, A recent report claimed that Spotify is going to make a move into online video as it seeks to fend off competition from the likes of Tidal and Apple’s upcoming music streaming service. The company doesn’t want its business to revolve around...

Spotify And Starbucks Team Up For Better Customer Experience

05/18/2015, Some people go to Starbucks because they like the coffee. Some just go out of convenience because it’s nearby, and some go to Starbucks for the environment, the music, the decor, and so on. Now if you’re the type that enjoys just hanging out at...

Spotify Free Streaming Service Will Not Be Shut Down

05/17/2015, Over the past few weeks it has been consistently rumored that music labels, under pressure from Apple, will force Spotify to shut down its free music streaming service. A recent report suggested that the Spotify free music streaming option will be shut...

91% Of Spotify’s Income Comes From 25% Of Its User Base

05/11/2015, Whenever a new music service is launched without a free listening tier that is supported by ads, it tends to be criticized, such as Beats Music and Tidal where free listening is usually only subject to a trial period. However free music does benefit the...

Spotify Offers Premium Access To Customers For $0.99 For 3 Months

05/10/2015, One of the benefits of using Spotify is that it has a free listening tier where one of the drawbacks is that users will just have to put up with ads while streaming. Spotify Premium itself isn’t particularly expensive, but there are probably some who...

Spotify Apparently Has Ambitions Of A Video Service

05/07/2015, Ever since it was launched streaming service Spotify has offered one thing and one thing only: music. It’s entire existence has been about music but if a new report is to be believed it appears that the company has other ambitions now. Spotify has...