Sprint Offers Spotify Discount on Framily Plan
Sprint today announced a pair of new music offerings. The company is offering a free six-month trial of Spotify to Framily plan customers. After six months, Framily plans with up to five Spotify Premium subscribers will be eligible for a $7.99/month/person rate. For Framily plans with six or more Spotify Premium users, the rate drops to $4.99/month/person. For Sprint customers on other plans, the company is offering a 3-month free trial followed by the standard $9.99/month rate. Sprint is also launching Sprint Sessions, exclusive high-quality streaming music from concerts and more.
YouTube Reimagines Its Premium Video and Music Services
May 17, 2018
YouTube today announced YouTube Premium and YouTube Music, services that replace YouTube Red and YT Music, respectively. Moving forward, YouTube Premium will be the video site's top-tier service, offering originals, ad-free play, background play, and downloads across YouTube.
Google Rolling Out 'Fast Pair' Bluetooth for Android Devices
Oct 31, 2017
Google today announced a new feature headed to Android phones that should ease Bluetooth pairing pains. The tool, called Fast Pair, makes discovering and pairing with nearby Bluetooth devices much simpler.
Pandora Launches Premium Music Service
Mar 13, 2017
Pandora today finally launched its long-awaited Pandora Premium music service for mobile devices and the web. Pandora Premium is a $10-per-month music streaming service that competes with Apple Music, Spotify, and Google Play Music.
Spotify Improves Free Offering In Order to Convince You to Pay
Apr 24, 2018
Spotify today raised the volume on a change to its free service offering that takes advantage of machine learning to recommend tunes to music fans as they listen. The changes apply mostly to the mobile app.
Microsoft Pauses Groove Music, Spins New Tune with Spotify
Oct 2, 2017
Microsoft today announced changes to its music offering for Windows devices that will see it transition from its own Groove Music service to Spotify. According to Microsoft, the Groove Music media player application will continue to work for playing back owned music on Windows devices, but it will no longer offer the option to stream, purchase, or download music after December 31.