In a recent update to the app, Spotify is making it easier for users to add people to collaborative playlists. You can now also see who added songs or podcast episodes to the playlists.
Spotify is testing a new feature called Social Listening that will allow users to connect with each other, listen to music together, and each user will be able to control the content.
During Samsung's Unpacked event, the firm announced that it would be partnering with Spotify for its music needs. The two will work together to bring a more 'seamless' experience to Samsung devices.
After making its debut three years ago, Apple Music has now reportedly surpassed Spotify. This number only applies to the paid subscriber count in the United States but is still quite a milestone.
Google has today announced the expansion of its YouTube Music and YouTube Premium subscription services, bringing them to 12 more countries including the United Kingdom, Canada, and Germany.
Apple seems to be preparing some form of a webplayer for Apple Music, with full songs accessible upon sign-in. A Spotify-esque API for embedding songs also appears to be part of this effort.
Google is launching its third take on a music streaming service next week. YouTube Music will bring the best of the platform's music offerings to a revamped mobile and desktop experience.
A new court ruling means that songwriters will now be entitled to 15% of music revenue via streaming services, this is up from 10%. The decision could hurt Spotify as it already loses money.
After struggling to remain relevant for the past few years, Pandora is now debuting a new strategy that will allow its users to listen to on-demand tracks, so long as they watch a 15-second ad.
According to a new report, YouTube is eyeing a March release for its new subscription based music streaming service. The details aren't all there yet, with the firm still trying to woo record labels.
The streaming music business is becoming competitive and Spotify has just added another 10 million paid subscribers to its service. The service has now bumped its paid user base to 60 million.
Fearing for the future of streaming audio platform SoundCloud, a Reddit user claims he has backed up all 900TB of SoundCloud's public music. Archive Team is also making its own backup of the site.
After cutting over 40% of its staff, SoundCloud issued a statement that sounded optimistic about its long-term future. In reality, it appears that the firm only has enough funding to make it into Q4.
SoundCloud, a music streaming service based on user-submitted content, is laying off 40% of its employees and consolidating the rest in its London and New York offices in order to reduce costs.
In order to entice more people to its service, Google has added an additional month to its existing trial for its Play Music service. New subscribers can now get four months of free music streaming,
Competing with music streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music, Amazon has rolled out a family plan for Amazon Music Unlimited nearly a month after its launch in the UK.
According to RIAA's annual report on the state of the music industry, streaming is now the biggest revenue stream, but the industry association thinks the devil is in the details.
Today, LINE has announced the shuttering of MixRadio streaming service. The service originated from Nokia and was later sold. The service will be discontinued in the coming weeks.
Starbucks says they will bring Spotify's streaming music to all of it's company-operated stores across the U.S., Canada, and the U.K. to allow you to control the music in your Starbucks
Earlier today Amazon launched their 'Amazon Prime Music' service, with over a million songs available at launch. The service can be accessed through all major platforms, including iOS and Android.
Spotify has announced that it has now signed up 10 million paid subscribers around the world to use its streaming music service, which is double the number it had in December 2012.
The first developer beta of iOS 6 has a new feature that turns the iTunes Match music service from a download feature into a true online streaming music service.
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