Tag Archives: spotify

Spotify slapped with patent suit just two weeks after US launch

Spotify Logo It wasn’t just movie buffs who were pleased when Spotify entered the US market – it seems patent trolls were also delighted to hear the pit-pattering of billygoat feet over their.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

Spotify launches in the US

Spotify Spotify has finally jumped into the US online music market, a move it has been gearing up to make for a while now. The Stateside website is now live, and Americans.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

Virgin Media inks deal with Spotify

Virgin Media Virgin Media has agreed what the company is calling a “ground-breaking” partnership with Spotify, although that might be a slight exaggeration. It is an interesting development for patrons of VM, however... more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

Spotify now on iPod, takes on iTunes with music store

Spotify has announced some serious new changes this morning. For starters, the music streaming service now supports the iPod range. When you hook your iPod up to your computer, it will appear under devices in the Spotify application, so you can sync the MP3s in.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Android News, iPhone News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Spotify had arm twisted by record labels?

Spotify announced yesterday that it was cutting the scope of its free service right back. Instead of being able to enjoy 20 hours of music per month, those on the ad-supported streaming service will be limited to 10 hours from May onwards. That wasn’t the.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

Spotify to cut free listening to 10 hours

Those of you who enjoy free (advertising supported) streaming music via Spotify won’t be able to listen to as many gratis tunes from next month. Previously, users have been allowed to listen to 20 hours worth of music per month, but this allowance is being.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

Angry Birds wins top prize at Appy Awards

If you’re ‘appy and you know it, clap your hands. Either that, or hope that your app wins big at the Appy Awards, which were organised by Carphone Warehouse and presented last night. The BBC reports that Angry Birds won big in these particular accolades,.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Spotify says sorry for malware ad payload

Spotify has apologised for an embarrassing incident whereby the streaming music platform served up a dose of malware via its third-party adverts on the free player. Users running Spotify Free or Open in the UK, Sweden, France and Spain were potentially hit by the virus.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

Spotify reaches one million paying subscribers

Spotify has hit one million subscribers. Not literally, of course – that would be crazy, not to mention an insane amount of effort – but there are now a million people paying to listen to streaming music on Spotify. Spotify reached a million users almost.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

Spotify and Shazam make sweet music together

Music streaming service Spotify is to get together with tune recognition experts Shazam. The result will be Shazify, a new music service which identifies songs, tells you they’re ‘minging’ and then suggests you listen to more Britney Spears, Ace of Base and Lady Gaga. Of.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Android News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing