Leading app developers form the Coalition for App Fairness to take on Apple
Today, a group of leading app developers announced the formation of the Coalition for App Fairness (CAF) to promote competition and protect innovation on digital platforms like Apple App Store. Basecamp, Blix, Blockchain.com, Deez...
Spotify cries foul to EU as Apple One set to crush both them and Netflix: Updated with Apple’s statement
Apple today announced Apple One, a new way to get all of Apple’s subscription services in one simple plan, including Apple Music, Apple TV+, Apple Arcade, Apple News+, Apple Fitness+, and iCloud. Pricing is reasonable, with the ...
Spotify UK is giving free Google Nest Mini speakers to existing Premium subscribers
It will come as no surprise that Spotify is giving away Google Nest Mini Speakers to new Premium subscribers – the smart speaker is so commonly bundled as a promotional item many people have more than one. What will be news ...
Audible takes on Spotify with the new Audible Plus subscription program
Audible today announced the new Audible Plus subscription that will give you unlimited access to a catalog that includes over 68,000 hours of content and 11,000+ titles. The catalog includes several Audible Originals, audiobooks a...
Spotify’s monthly active users jump to 299 million, premium users up 27%
Spotify today announced its quarterly earnings results. In the earnings report, Spotify revealed several key metrics regarding its userbase. The total monthly active users grew 29% YoY to 299 million and the total premium users gr...
Spotify Premium users can now listen together from anywhere
Spotify today announced the updated Group Session feature that will allow Spotify Premium users to enjoy their favorite playlist or podcast with friends and loved ones. This new feature will allow users to share control of their l...
Spotify Windows/Mac desktop app can now cast music
Spotify users on both Mac and Windows will now be able to cast Music directly from your desktop as the music streaming giant has added support for Google Chromecast to its desktop app. In order to be able to cast your Spotify musi...
Spotify announces new video podcast feature with select podcasts
Spotify is best known for music streaming. But in the past 12 months or so, Spotify is focusing on podcasts. In addition to investing in original content for podcasts, Spotify also announced several new features around podcasts fo...
Facebook SDK issue is crashing Spotify, Pinterest, Tinder and several other popular apps
Spotify, Pinterest, Tinder and several other popular mobile apps are crashing at startup because of an issue with Facebook SDK. Facebook has acknowledged the issue and it is working on a fix to resolve the issue ASAP. Since it is ...