Tag Archives: music streaming

  • Spotify Stations: New Playlist Streaming App Being Tested

    Spotify Stations: New Playlist Streaming App Being Tested

    Spotify is a great streaming service for music lovers thanks to its extensive library of songs and albums. There’s another side to Spotify too, the one made up of curated playlists and various radio stations tailored to the listener’s own tastes, and now the company is testing an app called Spotify Stations that lets users listen to those […]

  • 2017 Wrapped: Spotify Gifts Users with Year in Review Feature

    2017 Wrapped: Spotify Gifts Users with Year in Review Feature

    One of my favorite parts of the holiday season is Spotify’s annual year in review, which shows me in crystal clear black and white exactly how obnoxious my music listening over the last 12 months have been. Earlier this month, the service, uh, unwrapped this year’s model, entitled 2017 Wrapped, and if you haven’t checked it […]

  • Yeezy Sounds: An Upcoming Streaming Service from Kanye West?

    Yeezy Sounds: An Upcoming Streaming Service from Kanye West?

    Kanye West’s split with Jay-Z’s TIDAL streaming service is well known, but a recent report indicates that he’s prepared to take this rivalry to the next level, by launching a streaming service of his own that would possibly be a direct competitor to TIDAL. It would be called Yeezy Sounds, if trademark documents reportedly filed […]

  • Spotify Time Capsule Takes You Back to the Good Old Days

    Spotify Time Capsule Takes You Back to the Good Old Days

    Music is possibly the closest thing we have to time travel, at least in the emotional sense – there’s no better way to take you back to how you felt at a certain time and place in the past than to listen to whatever music was playing at that time. Spotify has a new custom […]

  • Jay Z Has Pulled Most of His Albums Off Spotify and Apple Music

    Jay Z Has Pulled Most of His Albums Off Spotify and Apple Music

    For a while at least, it appeared that Jay Z was not interested in playing hardball with the streaming services that stand in opposition to his own service Tidal. But fans have recently noticed that much of the artist’s work is nowhere to be found on both Spotify and Apple Music. As I write this, […]

  • Pandora Premium: New Streaming Service Unveiled

    Pandora Premium: New Streaming Service Unveiled

    Music streaming service Pandora is pretty popular—especially in coffee shops and restaurants, I’ve found—but it doesn’t really rival services like Spotify or Tidal for people who are serious about their music listening choices. Now they’re trying to change that with the announcement of Pandora Premium, a service recently announced by the company that is designed […]

  • Automatic Music Censorship Tech Patented by Apple

    Automatic Music Censorship Tech Patented by Apple

    “Censorship” is generally not a very appealing word, but there’s still plenty of money to be made on the process, especially as technology advances to the point where it becomes automatic. Apple has reportedly patented just such an automatic music censorship technology that we may begin to see rolled out in the near future. Apple’s […]

  • Flo Music: WiFi Music Sharing Through a Mobile App

    Flo Music: WiFi Music Sharing Through a Mobile App

    Back in the old days, playing music at a party just required a good record collection (or maybe even a radio), and some decent speakers. But we live in a more complex world now, and many a party has been dampened by the hassle of switching out phones in order to play different songs.  This […]

  • Mighty Spotify Player: Access Spotify Without Your Smartphone

    Mighty Spotify Player: Access Spotify Without Your Smartphone

    If you’re a Spotify user on the go, you’re familiar with the minor annoyance of having to keep your smartphone handy even if you’re working out — not exactly the best time to have a phone in your pocket. Mighty is a solution, allowing you to access all of your Spotify music remotely, even if […]

  • The Beatles Are Coming to Online Streaming for Christmas Eve (Video)

    The Beatles Are Coming to Online Streaming for Christmas Eve (Video)

    Even if you’ve been very bad this year, you have at least one surprise Christmas present on its way, provided you’ve got access to Spotify, Apple Music, or one of a plethora of popular music streaming services. That’s because The Beatles‘ back catalog is coming to online streaming this Christmas Eve as the clock strikes […]