Following other acquisitions earlier this year, Spotify announced today that it has acquired the photo and video aggregator startup CrowdAlbum, saying the company will help artists “understand, activate, and monetize their audiences.”
Spotify, Skype, and Flash are all Linux programs that are breaking to various degrees in 2016. Are software companies abandoning the platform? And will efforts like Valve's SteamOS ultimately help at all?
If you're a Spotify user, you may want to check your activity on the streaming service. The service may recently have suffered a breach, according to a new report, with hundreds of users' credentials being posted online.
The Beatles have claimed their throne as one of the most popular artists on Spotify in their first hundred days on the service, with over a quarter of a billion plays from 6.5 million monthly listeners.
Spotify has raised $1 billion from investors in the form of debt, a big indication that a public offering will follow in short order. The deal also seems to indicate the company needed the money pretty badly.
Spotify enlists some old friends to turn the nostalgia to 11 for a new ad. The spot shows the original actor from The Never Ending Story all grown up and riding his awesome dragon-dog, Falkor, to the hit single from the movie.
A survey sent to Spotify users could show that the music streaming service has big plans for its playlists feature, giving users the ability to share whether they like or dislike a given song on a playlist.