Ad-Supported Free Amazon Music Now Available For iOS, Android Devices
There are many music streaming services available today, and as such, customers might be torn trying to decide which to signup for. If you’re still unsure about whether or not music streaming is right for you, then you might want to check out Amazon Music because Amazon has made it free and available for iOS and Android devices.

These Fake AirPods Stickers Are A Mean But Hilarious Prank
The problem with truly wireless earbuds is that because they do not have a cable connecting them to each other, it is possible to lose one of them. While devices like the AirPods do have a “Find My” feature, we imagine that there are instances where people can still lose them regardless.

TikTok’s Parent Company Could Be Planning A Music Streaming Competitor
When it comes to music streaming services, there are many to choose from, and it looks like we could be getting yet another option. According to a report from the Financial Times (paywall), it seems that TikTok’s parent company ByteDance could be planning on entering the on-demand music streaming service.

Spotify Testing Real-Time Lyrics Synced To Your Music
One of the features of Apple Music is that it comes with real-time music syncing. What this means is that as the song progresses, the lyrics will scroll throughout the song and highlights the part that is being sung. This is useful if you’re looking to sing along to the song that is currently playing.

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Instagram Takes On TikTok With New App ‘Reels’
Apps tend to trend every now and then, and for a while back, Snapchat was one of the more popular apps around. While it is still very popular, there is a new-ish app that has kind of taken over in the form of TikTok. If you’re unfamiliar, TikTok is basically an app where users can lip-sync and dance to pre-recorded music and share those videos online.

Amazon Echo Buds Could Soon Get Workout Tracking Features
A couple of months ago, Amazon announced their own set of true wireless earbuds in the form of the Amazon Echo Buds. The rumors, leading up to the announcement, suggested that it could come with features like built-in workout tracking, but unfortunately, the earbuds launched without those features present.

Apple Releases New HomePod Update That Addresses Bricking Problem
As some of you might have heard, Apple released an update for iOS 13.2, but unfortunately during the update process, it seems that some HomePod users ended up with bricked devices. Apple has since warned users that if they have installed the update that they should not attempt to reset it or remove the device from the Home app.

The AirPods Pro’s Silicone Ear Tips Are Custom Made And Won’t Be Easy To Replace
The thing with Apple products is that they tend to come with parts that are custom made. For example, for years, Apple’s iPhones used custom pentalobe screws that made it difficult for people to repair the phone. Now it looks like if you want to fix your AirPods Pro earbuds, you might find it pretty difficult as well.

Apple Warns HomePod Users Of iOS 13.2 Update
The other day, there were reports that following the release of iOS 13.2, some HomePod users were claiming that their devices were bricked, where the device would keep rebooting itself endlessly with no end in sight. The good news is that Apple has since pulled the iOS 13.2 update, so if you haven’t updated yet, you should be good.

Apple TV Plus To Be Included In Apple Music’s Student Plan At $4.99 A Month
In a bid to help draw more users into subscribing to its Apple Music service, Apple had previously launched a student pricing plan for Apple Music. Priced at $4.99, this is essentially half of what regular customers would pay, making it a more affordable option for students who might want to sign up for it.

AirPods Pro Replacements Will Not Come Cheap
So yesterday Apple officially took the wraps off their new AirPods Pro earbuds. These are a higher-end version of the AirPods that featured improved audio quality and also features like active noise cancellation. It is also more expensive than the regular AirPods where it is priced at $250.

Spotify Testing Letting Artists Pay To Send Users Notifications
Want to know if your favorite artist has a new song or album out? It seems that over in the US, Spotify is going to launch a test in which they will be allowing artists to pay the platform money, where they will then be able to send notifications to Spotify users to let them know about a new release.

Some HomePods Are Bricked After iOS 13.2 Update
Apple only recently released the iOS 13.2 update, but it seems that the update is already causing some issues. According to several user reports, it seems that following the update, some HomePod users are finding that their devices have been bricked. Some users report a white spinning light where the speaker continuously reboots itself every few seconds, essentially rendering it unusable.

Apple Quietly Launches Its New AirPods Pro With Noise Cancellation
Apple’s AirPods have been selling like hotcakes, despite many making fun of its design. This is largely due to the ease of use of the headphones and the reliability of the connection. However, it was to deny that it wasn’t exactly the best-sounding pair of earphones, and how the competition seemed to be gaining an edge with additional features.