Last week, Instagram surprised us all with an unannounced Instagram Lite application for Android. Instagram doesn’t compete on the same floor as Spotify, but the company behind the popular music streaming service seems to have followed suite to stay on top of the growing competition. Without announcing a new app, Spotify has released Spotify Lite on the Play Store in open beta and some users are seeing it.
Spotify has been doing a lot to differentiate and many have been expecting a substantial update to land for the music-streaming service. That update has arrived today comprising a handful of new features.
Music streaming service, Spotify, has hinted at possible hardware on one of its job listings. We know the company for their paid music service available on major platforms, which is one of the more popular among today’s consumers. Though, the possibility of a smartwatch or wearable seems to be on the cards.
Amazon has plans to enter the paid music market and challenge the dominance of Spotify and Apple Music with two of its own projects. The first service will compete directly with rivals and allow customers to access and play their music on any device without restrictions for just $10 per month. It also includes popular features such as unlimited ad-free music and offline playback.
A new report suggests that music-streaming service, Spotify, has hit 100 million active users. 30 million of these active users are currently paying for the service.
Are you a Plex subscriber? If you answered yes, you might be happy about this week’s update. The folks at Plex have released a big app update for the video service this week and it includes a substantial addition — Podcasts!
Early this week, we informed you about the timing of Google’s YouTube Music service and everything we know about it. The update that will be “major,” began its roll out yesterday and updates the current YouTube Music application.
Google did not announce the rumored YouTube Remix service at Google I/O 2018. However, since the event, the search giant has introduced more tech as if it wanted to spread things out over the month of May. In perhaps the biggest announcement by Google since the conference, we learned about YouTube Music and YouTube Premium. Here’s everything we know thus far.