Tag: Apple Music

Report: Amazon Music Unlimited Growing Faster Than Apple Music and Spotify

Amazon Music Unlimited streaming service has registered a staggering growth of more than 70% in the past year. According to Financial Times Amazon Music currently has 32 million subscribers. It is worth noting that Apple Music Unlimited or Spotify is way ahead with 60-million and 100-million users. In fact, just recently Eddy Cue mentioned that […]

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Apple Music’s Student Trial Period Has Been Doubled To Six Months

Apple Music is currently a paid-only subscription, although they do offer subscribers a free 3-month trial before requiring them to pay for it. However, the good news is that if you’re a student, then you’ll be pleased to learn that Apple has since doubled the duration of the free trial period. Advertising This means that […]

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Apple Music Hits yet Another Milestone; Eddy Cue Confirms 60-Million Paid Users

Apple Music has hit a new paid subscribers milestone. Apple’s Services VP Eddy Cue told Numerama, a French Publication that Apple now has over 60 million paying users worldwide. This doesn’t come as a shock, especially since Apple had confirmed 50 million paid subscribers for Apple Music in January this year. Cue told the reporter […]

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In Streaming Age, Classical Music Gets Lost in the Metadata

When Roopa Kalyanaraman Marcello, a classical music aficionado in Brooklyn, asked her Amazon Echo for some music recently, she had a specific request: the third movement of Beethoven’s “Emperor” Concerto. “It kind of energizes me, motivates me to get things done,” she said. But the Echo, a voice-activated speaker, could not find what she wanted. […]

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A Eulogy for iTunes

Dearly beloved, We are gathered here today to say goodbye to our friend iTunes, who went to the great trash can in the sky on Monday. It was a gentle, dignified passing. ITunes was surrounded by family and friends at Apple’s annual developer conference when Apple executives announced that it would be dismantled, and its […]

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How to Open Spotify Links Directly in Apple Music

Because of the platform advantage, Apple Music works better on the iPhone and iPad. But like me, you might still prefer Spotify’s app design and playlist curation. So you end up using two services for two different purposes. But what happens if you want to open a Spotify song or album in Apple Music without […]

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