Tag: spotify

Xbox Game Pass gets flood of new games, EA Access, and more

If it wasn’t clear already, Microsoft really wants you to give Xbox Game Pass a try. To ensure you consider jumping aboard this holiday, the company overloaded the pot with sweetener at its X019 event in London today. Game Pass is getting over 50 new games. And the $15-per-month Ultimate tier starts at $1 for […]

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Spotify grows users 30% in Q3 2019, premium subscribers reach 113 million

Spotify has announced its Q3 2019 financial and user metrics, revealing that it grew its total monthly active users (MAUs) to 248 million — up 30% on the 191 million it reported for the same period last year, and up 7% on the 232 million from the previous quarter. The music-streaming giant is maintaining a […]

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Spotify Is Giving Its Premium Subscribers A Free Google Home Mini

If you’re a Spotify Premium subscriber, you might want to take note because it seems that Spotify is giving away free Google Home Mini speakers to its customers. This is not the first time the company has given away free Home Mini speakers, but according to the company, they are now expanding on their giveaway. […]

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Spotify and Twitch finally debut Apple TV apps

Three years ago, Spotify told GitHub followers that an app for the Apple TV wasn’t coming “any time soon,” as development had been “down prioritized” — most likely a result of ongoing strife between the music streaming giant and Apple, which was actively promoting its competitive Apple Music service. Today, Apple TV users are finally […]

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Spotify Now Lets You Add Podcasts to Music Playlists; Here’s How to Do It on iPhone

In the recent past, Spotify has been bolstering its podcast offering. Apple followed suit and recently announced that it will fund Podcast originals. Now Spotify has announced a new feature that will allow you to add podcasts to music playlists. In other words, you will be able to mix podcasts and music in Spotify playlist. […]

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Canopy provides a blueprint for privacy-focused content recommendations

With the advent of cloud computing, e-commerce, and social media, it’s difficult to keep tabs on who has access to our data, and harder still to know how much care they’re taking with it — barely a day goes by without some form of data-breach, lapse, or privacy scandal coming to the fore. But what […]

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Amazon Offers Millions of Songs in High-Quality Audio. Even Neil Young Approves.

Amazon is hoping high-fidelity digital audio will appeal to all kinds of music fans, not just music snobs. On Tuesday, the company introduced a new subscription level of its streaming music service, offering millions of songs at high resolution — the first time a major streaming outlet has delved into a market long considered an […]

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Spotify Premium Family Users Will Have To Provide Their Location ‘From Time To Time’

Streaming services like Spotify offer up family plans which allows multiple users to enjoy a subscription at the same time at a cheaper rate. This is ideal for families where instead of paying for four separate subscriptions, you can just pay for one at a slightly more affordable price. Advertising However, as expected, users have […]

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Bon Iver Partners With Spotify To Give ‘i,i’ An Interactive ‘Viisualiizer’ Online Experience

Getty Image Bon Iver’s recent output has been visual in nature, even when it comes to the song titles. On i,i, there are tracks with names like “iMi,” “Sh’Diah,” and “RABi,” which seem to be more focused on how the letters look than on their linguistic meaning. On that note, Bon Iver has partnered with […]

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Fitbit Versa 2 Leaked With Alexa And Spotify Integration

Fitbit, known for their fitness trackers, have been steadily making the transition to smartwatches. In fact, if you’re looking for a new smartwatch, a series of newly leaked photos obtained by TizenHelp have revealed the company’s next-gen smartwatch, which will apparently be the Fitbit Versa 2. Advertising This is not the first time that the […]

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Libra Association launches bug bounty program

As promised, the Libra Association has launched a bug bounty program for its cryptocurrency, offering up to $10,000 in rewards to participants who find critical flaws in the Libra testnet code. This development comes despite the G7 and U.S. Congress raising concerns about the risk of Libra being transformed into a sovereign currency that could […]

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