mSpot Takes Mobile Music Straight to Consumers
Today mSpot announced mSpot.com, a new web site where consumers can create and download ringtones for their mobile phones. Consumers buy a song and use mSpot's online tools to select a 30-second chunk of the song, which is then turned into a downloadable ringtone. Right now, the service can be used by AT&T and Sprint customers, though mSpot says other carriers will be supported soon. mSpot has over 400,000 songs from which to choose, and ringtones will cost $2.99 to create and download.
Google Updates Play Music with Songza Features
Google today pushed out an update to its Play Music service that adds new, curated play lists. The refreshed service gains its tools from Songza, which Google purchased over the summer.
Google Play Music to Be Default Music Player on All Samsung Devices
Google and Samsung today said starting with the launch of the Galaxy S8 and S8+, Google Play Music will be the default music player and music service on Samsung phones and tablets globally. Consumers who buy the S8 or S8+ will receive a free three-month trial of Google Play Music, which offers ad-free access to some 40 million tracks.
Nextbit Delivers Promised Update to Robin Smartphone, Drops the Mic on New Ringtones
Nextbit said its planned system update for the Robin smartphone will begin going out over the air today. The update pushes the operating system to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and includes the April security update, and tweaks to the camera, processor, and sound drivers.
Google Expands Play Music Online Storage to 50K Songs
Google today more than doubled the amount of storage available to users of its Play Music service. Beginning today, users can upload as many as 50,000 songs from their personal library (previous limit was 20,000).
sad! take advertage of stupid people!
wouldnt it be cheaper to download itune at 99cent and cut it yourself for ringtone?
THIS IS SUCH A RIP OFF!!!!
at least for the iPhone...