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Spotify Codes Simplify Music Sharing

05/07/2017, It’s not that Spotify makes it terribly hard to share that cool new track that you discovered with friends and family. You can easily send a link to someone and they can stream that song on Spotify, provided that they’re a member. Spotify has...

Spotify Behind The Lyrics Annotations Come To Android

04/25/2017, Spotify signed a deal with music annotation startup Genius to bring additional commentary about songs that users are streaming. It called this feature Behind the Lyrics. It had only been available on iOS since last year and Spotify has confirmed today...

Spotify Is Working On A Wearable Device

04/24/2017, Spotify is the most popular music streaming service on the planet and it looks like the company is now thinking about branching out into hardware. A new job listing has been spotted on the company’s website which reveals that Spotify is working on a...

Spotify’s Student Pricing Expands To 33 More Countries

04/19/2017, Several years ago, Spotify launched their student pricing scheme where if you can prove that you are a student in a college in the US, you’d be able to subscribe to Spotify Premium for $5, which is basically 50% off the original price. Its availability...

Official Spotify Apple Watch App Coming Soon

04/12/2017, Spotify subscribers who own an Apple Watch might have wondered at some point why Spotify hasn’t released an official app for their smartwatch. Indeed, that’s a valid question, as one would have expected the world’s most widely used music...

Jay Z Pulls His Catalog From Apple Music And Spotify

04/09/2017, You might find it hard to listen to some of Jay Z’s music if you subscribe to Apple Music or Spotify. It turns out, the rap mogul has pulled his catalog from both online music streaming services. His large catalog of solo music is no longer...

Spotify’s Free Users Will Now Have To Wait For New Music

04/04/2017, Spotify has always provided the same music library to its free and paid users even though free users are limited in terms of features and ease of use. This has been a bone of contention between the popular music streaming service and record labels who...

Music Streaming In The US Pulled In $3.9 Billion In Revenue In 2016

03/30/2017, When it comes to your consumption of music, do you still prefer buying physical copies of CDs or vinyl, or do you purchase your songs via platforms like iTunes, or do you prefer paying a flat fee and streaming it? While the former two options are still...

Apple Music Has More Active Monthly Users Than The Competition

03/29/2017, It goes without saying that Spotify is the king of music streaming as last we heard, the company was boasting 50 million paid subscribers. This is compared to the competition such as Apple Music who last we checked had about 20 million subscribers,...

Spotify Could Delay Album Releases For Free Users

03/16/2017, Spotify has long offered a free tier to those who just want to stream music without having to pay for the privilege. They do have to put up with several restrictions, including the fact that they don’t have access to on-demand features, and they...

Waze Will Now Support Spotify Playlists In Its App

03/14/2017, Driving and listening to music are things that go hand in hand, but the idea of having to switch between navigational apps like Waze and your music app isn’t always a very good idea and it can be distracting, or especially if you need the directions and...

Spotify Is Now Boasting 50 Million Paid Subscribers

03/03/2017, The music streaming scene right now is a pretty competitive one with companies starting to expand beyond just music offerings to their customers. However it is safe to say that at the moment the platform that is in the lead is none other than Spotify,...

Spotify Hi-Fi Music Streaming Tier Being Tested

03/01/2017, Spotify might be one of the most widely used music streaming services on the planet but it’s not like it doesn’t have to put up with intense competition. Apple Music is giving Spotify a run for its money while Tidal, a relatively new kid on...