Spotify may already have the biggest on-demand music service, but it’s looking for new ways to expand.
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Streaming music service Spotify is unveiling a new feature today that should make it easier for its users to listen to music while relaxing at home.
MALMÖ, Sweden — Amid all the music services currently vying for attention, Swedish startup Tunaspot is doing something interesting by attaching location data to popular playlists.
MALMÖ, Sweden — Spotify director of economic development Will Page released some interesting data today that sheds some light on what happens when a song becomes a global hit.
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Hot streaming music service Spotify will soon add two slick new features that it hopes will boost music discovery for users — one that lets you find playlists for all occasions and another to let you chat about music with your friends.
Streaming music service Spotify is consistently doubling the amount of revenue it brings in per year, according to regulatory documents filed by its holding company Spotify Technology.
Popular steaming music service Spotify has launched a new application that offers access to the best bits from a wide range of comedians.
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If you thought Pandora was the only streaming music service getting criticism for the amount of money it pays out to artists, then think again.
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Spotify and New York City are teaming up for the company’s next big move: A bigger NYC headquarters.
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After first showing it off in December, Spotify has begun rolling out a new Discover page that makes it easier to find and sample new music.
If you’d like to work for Twitter, live in L.A., and don’t know a join from a conditional but have good connections in the U.S. music industry, you’re in luck.
Google may release its music streaming service at its major developer conference this week. It is reported that the company has signed licensing deals with music industry giants.
Tunigo’s app will remain inside Spotify and its team will move to Spotify’s offices in Stockholm and New York.
An Apple entry into the streaming music market is kind of a big deal. Now it looks to be one step closer to reality.
Popular streaming music service Spotify has launched its first real advertising campaign. There’s also a dubious report floating around that it will try to compete with Netflix with its own streaming video offering.
Streaming music service Spotify has added another million paying subscribers in the past few months, bringing its total number of paying users to 6 million — far more than any competitor.
YouTube is toying with paid music subscriptions.
Given that this is the first increase in more than a decade, the music industry has a legitimate reason to scream, and shout, and let it all out.
Music streaming service Rhapsody has launched a sleek new app for Windows Phone 8 — just a week after competitor Spotfiy launched its app on the same platform.
Arctic Startups, which covers entrepreneurship and technology for the Nordic and Baltic region, is shutting down its business operations but will continue to document innovation from the North.
Very few companies have ever had such a crazy, tortuous, long pivot as Pandora.
Roku has added two new channels to its vast library that should make music fans very happy.
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Streaming music service Rhapsody has launched an attractive new iPad app that could steal a little attention from its biggest rivals, the company announced today.
Nine Inch Nails front man and Oscar-winning musician Trent Reznor will soon launch a streaming music service in partnership with Beats by Dre that will compete alongside services such as Spotify, Rhapsody, and Rdio.
Streaming music service Spotify will bring the Spotify Apps third-party ecosystem to its new web-based player and mobile apps in January.
Editor’s Pick NEW YORK CITY — To celebrate Metallica now being available on Spotify, two former rivals — Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich and Napster co-founder Sean Parker — took stage today at a Spotify event to talk about their crazy past and the future of the music industry.
Popular streaming music service Spotify announced that it has reached the 5-million-paid-subscriber milestone.
Streaming music startup Spotify will begin rolling out a beta of its first web-based app today.
While the rumor mill is heating up again with news that streaming music service Spotify is raising another round of funding, we’re hearing new information about where the money is coming from.
Rumors about a fresh round of funding for streaming music service Spotify resurfaced today.
With Xbox Music, you can subscribe to an ad-free service, buy tracks a la carte, listen to radio, or get songs streamed to you for no charge.
French online music company Deezer today revealed what it intends to do first with its fresh $130 million funding from Warner Music Group owner Access Industries.
It looks like Microsoft accidentally revealed pricing for its new Xbox Music streaming service today, weeks before full details are rumored to be announced.
Did you hear? Spotify is preparing to launch a browser-based of its music streaming service.