Google's Revised YouTube Music Rolling Out Today
Google said its wholly refreshed YouTube Music app and service are being made available starting today. The app has been rebuilt with a new recommendation engine with a home screen that dynamically adapts based on listening habits. The service includes thousands of playlists across most genres, moods, and activities. The app supports keyword- and lyric-based search to boost discovery. It packs music videos, official albums, remixes, live performances, and singles, along with the newest and trending videos. Paid members will be able to download a YouTube Music mixtape for offline, ad-free listening. The service costs $9.99 per month and is included in the new YouTube Premium service. Google is rolling the new app out in stages.
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.
Jun 18, 2018
Google today made its new YouTube Music and YouTube Premium apps and services available in 17 countries. YouTube Music is the new music service that is built around streaming with revised recommendations, playlists, stations, search, new/trending videos, exclusives, and downloads for offline playback to paying subscribers.
Jun 19, 2018
Yahoo today relaunched its mobile email product for smartphones on several fronts. First, the company has wholly rebuilt its mobile web app.
Dec 14, 2017
Pandora today rolled out a new way to enjoy streaming music on mobile devices. Moving forward, people who use Pandora's free, ad-supported service will be able to listen to a specific song, album, or playlist after viewing a 15-second video ad.
Apr 25, 2018
YouTube has updates in store for its YouTube Kids service that will provide parents with more granular control over what their children can find and watch. Beginning immediately, Google's partners will cull together "collections of trusted channels" that range across topics such as music, sports, and arts and crafts so parents can pick and choose which their children are allowed to watch.