Whistle while you tweet with the new partnership between Twitter and Spotify. Now you can listen to 30-second previews of songs in your timeline and Moments thanks to Twitter’s audio cards which now support Spotify. Twitter first launched audio cards in 2014 with iTunes previews and later worked with SoundCloud. Show More Summary
A record player that streams to Sonos and Airplay devices as well as over Bluetooth. It can even turn your Spotify account into a radio channel by streaming music through the service. The catch? It has no wired output options.
The streaming service increased revenue by 80 pct last year to $2.1 bln. More than 80 cents of each dollar pay for songs, however. Even assuming generous growth and operating leverage, Spotify will need to do still more to merit a higher valuation than its latest of $8.5 bln.
Thanks to a new company that promises to compensate copyright holders.
This is NOT music to our ears… Remember how Taylor Swift, Adele, and a bunch of other artists removed their music from Spotify because the streaming service was paying its artists too poorly? Well, as it turns out, while the musicians are suffering financially, Spotify's employees are living quite nicely thanks to an insanely high average salary [...]
The four-track EP is now available on Spotify.
Remember the old days when you'd give a girl or guy a playlist in the hopes of winning them over? Now, Spotify is letting brands try the same trick. Spotify has begun letting brands sponsor the most popular playlists curated by the music streaming service, offering advertisers a way to match music with a message. Show More Summary
"This Is A Major Milestone For DJs And Music Fans All Over The World," Said Dubset CEO Stephen White.
Ethan Van Sciver, Gary Frank and other DC REBIRTH creators share their musical tastes.
A first look at Spotify’s Dicover Weekly feature (image courtesy of Spotify). Last July, Spotifyannounced that an exciting, new feature called Discover Weekly was coming to the platform, and while at the time it wasn't clear if this venture would be special or particularly exciting, it was intriguing enough to try [...]
Mid-Period Stones – Spotify This is the era that built the band’s reputation. Sure, tons of hits came earlier, which were documented so well on the 1966 compilation “Big Hits (High Tide and Green Grass),” but it was after this that the band truly started testing limits, showing they were more than a hit machine, […] The post Mid-Period Stones appeared first on Lefsetz Letter.
Similar to the news we heard earlier in the year that Apple Music would start streaming mixes and bootlegs, today at IMS Ibiza Spotify has announced that they will be integrating Dubset's MixBANK into their library, allowing user-generated...Show More Summary
Known for its smartwatches, the Core is Pebble’s latest offering — and possibly most exciting yet. The core is 3G and wi-fi enabled, can record voice notes, stream music from Spotify, tracks your pace, distance, and location with GPS...Show More Summary
When I saw the Spotify ad with all grown up Atreyu flying around on Falcor listening to Limahl’s theme song to The Neverending Story, I tweeted about it. This caught the attention of Tami Stronach, who when she was 11 played the Childlike Empress in the film. Show More Summary
Microsoft today released an update for Microsoft Groove to the Windows Store. This updated takes the app to version 3.6.2142. The update brings a bit of Spotify to the app, making its artist radio services more prominent, and also allowing non-Groove subscribers to browse the Explore and Radio service without subscribing, presumably to entice more […]
Digital comics app Comixology pulled off a major surprise this week with the launch of Comixology Unlimited, a monthly subscription service that's hoping to be the Netflix of comics, the Spotify of sequential art, the Marvel Unlimited...Show More Summary
In the latest Slow TV experiment, the Norwegian Consumer Council is doing a live read of the terms of service for a number of different apps, including Instagram, YouTube, Kindle, Spotify, and Snapchat. It's in Norwegian and it looks like they're on the last app, but the total time elapsed so far is 1 day, 7 hours, 49 minutes. (via @Rudien) Tags: legal video
As I type this, the consumer rights organization has been broadcasting its live-reading of terms of service for Instagram, YouTube, Kindle, Spotify, Snapchat and other popular apps for more than one day and eight hours. (more…)
Not even a year after launch, the playlist is boasting some big, impressive numbers. We knew that Discover Weekly was a hit when we saw our friends on Spotify listening to the personalized playlist in droves. Now the data keeps rolling in: Discover Weekly has streamed nearly 5 billion tracks since its launch last July. Show More Summary
It's safe to say that Spotify's Discover Weekly is a bonafide success. Spotify users have streamed 5 billion songs from their Discover Weekly playlists to date, the company announced on Wednesday. And 40 million of Spotify's over 100...Show More Summary