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New Apple software hits public beta, Raspberry Pi 4 debut video - CNET  CNET · 1 day
Today's major tech stories include public beta releases of iOS 13, iPadOS and Mac OS Catalina, a brand new Raspberry Pi and... more
Apple Says It Collects Fee on Less Than 1 Percent of Spotify’s Subscribers  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Spotify pays Apple a 15 percent fee on about 680,000 of its 100 million premium customers, Apple disclosed in a response to... more
Apple fires back: Spotify pays fees on less than 1% of its members - CNET  CNET · 2 days
Spotify has largely opted out of the Apple systems that require fees, specifically because it claims Apple abuses... more
Apple says Spotify exaggerated how much ‘App Store tax’ it pays  TechCrunch · 2 days
In March, Spotify filed a complaint against Apple with the European Commission over the so-called “Apple tax” and claims of restrictive rules regarding the App Store.... more
Apple cites irrelevant Spotify subscription stats in new antitrust defense  THE VERGE · 2 days
Apple has filed its response to Spotify’s antitrust complaint in Europe, and its answer is essentially... more
Creandum closes $300M fund for early-stage investments out of Europe  TechCrunch · 2 days
As one European VC raises a fund to double down on bigger growth rounds in Europe, another has closed a fund to continue focusing on early-stage investments. Stocklhom-founded... more
BTS All Night: How to listen to the original song right now - CNET  CNET · 4 days
Start listening to the third song of the soundtrack on YouTube, Spotify and Apple Music. more
Some Spotify Users Frustrated With Recent Update, Moving to Apple Music Instead  MacRumors · 6 days
One week ago today Spotify launched a revamped "Your Library" tab that the company said was "designed to get you to the content you... more
Waze adds support for Castbox podcast player on Android  9to5Google · 7 days
Waze has offered integration with some popular music apps such as Spotify and Pandora, and now that’s extending... more
People familiar with Slack’s upcoming public offering share what to expect  TechCrunch · 1 week
Slack, the popular workplace messaging company, is expected to list on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday in the second major direct listing in the... more
Pandora is being sued for showing Tom Petty song lyrics  THE VERGE · 1 week
Music publishing company Wixen has sued Pandora for displaying lyrics from Wixen artists — who include... more
Spotify advertisers can now target listeners by which podcasts they stream  TechCrunch · 1 week
Spotify is taking the next big step in terms of building out its podcast business: It’s now offering the ability for advertisers to target listeners based... more
Spotify advertisers can now target listeners by what podcasts they stream  TechCrunch · 1 week
Spotify is taking the next big step in terms of building out its podcast business: it’s now offering the ability for advertisers to target listeners based... more
Spotify now allows advertisers to specifically target podcast listeners  THE VERGE · 1 week
Spotify announced today that advertisers can now target ads based on the podcasts that people listen to. This... more
Spotimo's beta merges the music of Spotify with the good looks of Groove  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Spotimo is a new Spotify application that merges the look of Groove Music with the functionality of Spotify music streaming. It features... more
Spotify’s redesign simplifies navigation and highlights podcasts for its subscribers  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Spotify is officially rolling out its redesigned experience which puts a greater emphasis on podcasts. The company today announced a new version of its “Your Library” section is... more
Spotimo's beta mergers the music of Spotify with the good looks of Groove  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Spotimo is a new Spotify application that merges the look of Groove Music with the functionality of Spotify music streaming. It features... more
Spotify outage not related to today’s update, company is working on a fix  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
This morning, Spotify announced the rollout of a redesigned app for its Premium users. Now, the service is down. The streaming music... more
Spotify’s redesign simplifies navigation and highlights podcasts  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Spotify is officially rolling out its redesigned experience which puts a greater emphasis on podcasts. The company today announced a new version of its “Your Library” section is being rolled out now to paying... more
Spotify is revamping Your Library for paying members to be more personalized - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
All your favorited things will remain, but now Spotify says they'll be easier to find. more
Spotify Quietly Unveils New 'Your Daily Drive' Playlist With Music and News Podcasts  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Spotify is launching a new playlist called "Your Daily Drive" that would bring music as well as news podcasts to car drivers,... more
Spotify launches ‘Your Daily Drive,’ a personalized playlist that combines music and podcasts  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Recently, Spotify was spotted testing a new personalized playlist called “Your Daily Drive,” that included both music and podcasts. Today, the company... more
Spotify mimics the radio with a news and music playlist for drivers  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Spotify’s launching a new playlist called Your Daily Drive that will incorporate news podcasts. Starting today, US users will be able to listen to... more
Apple joins the open-source Cloud Native Computing Foundation  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), the home of open-source projects like Kubernetes, today announced that Apple is joining it as a top-level Platinum End User Member. With this, Apple is joining... more
Spotify vs. Apple Music: Which music streaming service to choose? - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Spotify or Apple Music? They're great streaming services, but there's only room for one subscription service in your life. We've compared the two to... more
UWP developers partner to launch major myTube update, 3 new apps  Windows Central · 3 weeks
Rally the wagons: It's UWP time. What you need to know Universal Windows Platform developers have teamed up to kick off an annual event for launching... more
Barack, Michelle Obama Sign Deal to Produce Podcasts for Spotify  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
Former US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle have announced a multi-year partnership with streaming service Spotify to produce a series of exclusive podcasts. more
Barack and Michelle Obama sign podcast deal with Spotify - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
The Obamas will produce podcasts that "amplify voices that are too often ignored or silenced." more
Spotify signs podcast deal with the Obamas’ production company  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have signed a multiyear deal to produce podcasts exclusively for Spotify, through their... more
Barack and Michelle Obama are developing podcasts for Spotify  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Spotify just announced a partnership with Barack and Michelle Obama’s production company Higher Ground. Through this deal, Spotify says the Obamas will “develop, produce, and lend their voices to select... more
Popular Spotify client, Xpotify, goes open source  Windows Central · 3 weeks
What you need to know Xpotify is now an open-source project. You can submit bug reports, feature requests, and send pull requests through Github. The project is run by one developer, Mahdi Ghiasi. Xpotify,... more
Final Fantasy soundtracks now available on Apple Music and Spotify  9to5Mac · 3 weeks
Final Fantasy soundtracks are now available to stream on both Apple Music and Spotify … more…... more
Spotify Is Now Available on the PS4, PS3 in India  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
Spotify is now finally available on PlayStation Music in India, making its way to Sony’s console gaming platform several months after its debut on the Xbox One. more
Final Fantasy soundtracks are now on Apple Music and Spotify  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
Square Enix has made the soundtrack albums for just about every mainline Final Fantasy game available... more
Every Final Fantasy soundtrack is now on Spotify and Apple Music  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Just in time for your road trip to LA for E3, Square Enix has suddenly made the soundtracks to every main Final Fantasy game available for... more
Spotify client Xpotify gets Live Tile support for its latest update  Windows Central · 3 weeks
If you're not using Xpotify you're not a fan of Spotify. What you need to know Spotify client Xpotify updated to v1.6. Now supports Live Tiles... more
Spotify Spotted Testing Genre-Specific Podcast Playlists  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
Spotify is beginning to test the creation of curated playlists of podcast episodes revolving around specific genres. more
Sticker shock over Apple's $1,000 stand, Firefox blocking cookies video - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Today's major tech stories include the sticker shock fallout over Apple's $1,000 monitor stand, Firefox now blocking third-party cookies and Spotify Station's arrival in... more
Sticker shock over Apple's $1000 stand, Firefox blocking cookies video - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Today's major tech stories include the sticker shock fallout over Apple's $1,000 monitor stand, Firefox now blocking third-party cookies and Spotify Station's arrival in... more
Spotify's Pandora clone, Stations, comes to the US - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
The standalone, pared-down version of Spotify simulates a personalized radio station. more
Get a Mighty Vibe portable Spotify player for $59.99, today only - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
That's the lowest price yet on this underrated iPod Shuffle-like Spotify companion. Great gift for Dad or grad! more
Xbox Windows 10 app re-branded to 'Xbox Console Companion'  Windows Central · 3 weeks
If you've been following Microsoft's moves for its Windows 10 Xbox integration, this is probably no surprise. Microsoft has been putting a lot of resources into dialing up the quality... more
Spotify launches its lightweight listening app Stations in the US  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Spotify Stations, the streaming service’s lightweight listening app offering easy access to curated playlists, has arrived in the U.S. The app has been considered an experiment by Spotify... more
Spotify begins testing curated podcast playlists  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
Spotify is beginning a summer of podcast playlist tests today that’ll involve the creation of curated episode suggestions around specific genres, according to a... more
Spotify launches its lightweight listening app Stations in the U.S.  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Spotify Stations, the streaming service’s lightweight listening app offering easy access to curated playlists, has arrived in the U.S. The app has been considered an experiment by Spotify... more
EU Wants to Hear From Apple Over Spotify Complaint  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
EU regulators will decide what steps to take regarding Spotify's complaint about Apple once they get a response from the iPhone maker. more
Apple expected to close iTunes in face of Spotify challenge  Sky News · 3 weeks
Apple is expected to announce the end of its flagship music app iTunes today during its worldwide developers conference (WWDC). more
Spotify Testing 'Social Listening' Feature to Allow Users to Listen to Music Together  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
Spotify is testing a new feature called "Social Listening" that would let multiple users add songs and make playlists in real time. more
Miss Turntable.fm? Spotify might bring back its best feature with ‘Social Listening’  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
Spotify appears to be testing a new feature called Social Listening, which would let multiple users add songs to a queue in real time,... more
Spotify is building shared queue Social Listening  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Want to rock out together even when you’re apart? Spotify has prototyped an unreleased feature called “Social Listening” that lets multiple people add songs to a queue they can all listen to. You just... more
New Ecobee smart thermostat, sensor leak on Lowe's website - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
Improved Alexa support, Spotify integration and a glass design appear to be highlighting Ecobee's latest thermostat. more
Apple Says App Store 'Welcomes Competition' Following Criticism From Spotify and Others  MacRumors · 4 weeks
Apple has faced increasing scrutiny as of late over the way it runs its App Store, ranging from Spotify's complaint over anticompetitive business practices... more
SoundCloud buys artist distribution platform Repost Network  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
The past year has seen Spotify embark on a series of acquisitions to beef up its service, particularly on podcast content. Now it is the turn of SoundCloud, another European music startup — albeit... more
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