Spotify

  • Spotify API used to power Smirnoff Equaliser, helps you discover female artists

    Spotify and alcoholic beverage Smirnoff have teamed up to create the Smirnoff Equaliser. Given the large amounts of data Spotify have about their user’s listening behaviours, this is fun way to promote the equality for female music artists who are under represented in the time listened across the world. According to...
  • Spotify now available on 2015 and 2016 Samsung Smart TVs

    We all like products we own getting upgraded with new features and functionality and today, if you’re the owner of a 2015 and 2016 Samsung Smart TVs, then you’re in luck. The TVs run Samsung app platform Tiezen and available now is the Spotify app. This means you get to...
  • Listen to your Spotify and SoundCloud playlists in VR with GROOVR

    Good news virtual reality fans, you can now listen to your Spotify and SoundCloud playlists inside the Oculus experience. Since getting the GearVR, there’s been a slew of new apps, both free and paid, arrive in the Store for download. One new app experience is called GROOVR (a play...
  • Spotify adds new About page for Artists

    Spotify is given artists a huge boost in a new About page. This new tab will be available on the Artist page and allow you to get a much more detailed look at the artist’s background and following, amongst ranking as compared to others in the world. The new...
  • Spotify highlights how awesome you are at discovering music artists

    It’s often the job of a DJ to introduce new music to the world. In 2015, most of us don’t listen to radio, instead preferring streaming music services like Spotify. A key part of ensuring you discover new music you like, is having good techniques to uncover new artists...
  • Spotify adds Touch Preview, preview tracks, artists, playlists instantly

    Spotify has just announced an awesome new feature called Touch Preview. It makes previewing and discovering new music a breeze. At the moment, you tap, wait for the UI to change and the stream to start playing, back out of the song and go to the next. With Touch...
  • Spotify reflects on 2013, more than 1 Billion playlists, 24 million users

    Spotfiy has just released a great new website https://www.spotify.com/us/2013/ to reflect on the year 2013. There’s some seriously impressive numbers being thrown around here, 1 Billion playlists have been created, 24 million users of the service, making it easily the largest music subscription service and a staggering 20,000 songs...
  • Spotify Follow button allows your fans to listen with you

    Music subscription service, Spotify are launching their very own Follow Button. The goal here is to make it easier for music fans to connect with their favourite artists, influencers, blogs, magazines and friends on Spotify – all with a simple click of a button. This works very similar to...
  • Spotify takes on SONOS with Spotify Connect

    Not content with just streaming 20 million tracks to your computers and devices, Spotify are now making a big play for the living room and home audio. Spotify Connect works by streaming the audio from your phone to the speaker systems in your house through partnerships with some of...