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'New and improved’ Spotify experience coming to 2015-2016 Samsung Smart TVs

Owners of 2015 and 2016 Samsung Smart TVs are getting a new and improved Spotify app, complete with a new user interface optimized for larger screens and better Spotify Connect support.

If you're a free Spotify user, then you might've been exposed to malware

No matter which platform you use, if you're a Spotify listener who's opted for the ad-based free version rather than shelling out for a monthly subscription, then you might have been exposed to some malware.

Spotify launches in Japan, its mobile lyrics feature makes global debut

Spotify is now available in a total of 60 markets worldwide, as it has finally been made available in Japan via an invite-only beta, including the global debut of a new mobile lyrics feature.

iPlaylist: Apple Music is using your iTunes history to make playlists for you

It was recently revealed that Apple Music's new playlists -- My New Music Mix and My Favorites Mix -- are personalized for each user based partly on their individual iTunes history.

Forget discovering new music; Spotify’s latest feature plays only songs you love

Spotify has made a big deal out of music discovery, with multiple weekly playlists to help listeners find new music. It’s latest feature, Daily Mix, takes a different approach, building playlists of songs you already love.

Apple CEO Tim Cook rewards Drake for reaching one billion streams

Drake's fourth studio album 'Views' is the first album to receive one billion streams on Apple Music. Drake posted a picture on Instagram of a plaque commemorating the achievement.
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Sound of the swipe: Tinder now lets you use Spotify to find a date

With the new Spotify integration, all Tinder users -- with or without Spotify accounts -- can pin a song to their profile as a Tinder Anthem, and preview songs from Top Artists on Spotify through the dating app.

Spotify is growing rapidly, announces 40 million paid subscribers

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek announced early this morning via Twitter that the company has over 40 million paid subscribers, 10 million more than the company had in just March of this year.

Pandora’s upcoming Spotify killer has one major problem

Pandora has signed key licensing deals with two of the three biggest labels, and numerous indie labels, but still needs to ink a deal with Warner Music Group for a successful on-demand option.

Uber now lets you stream Pandora as the soundtrack for your ride

Uber has added internet radio service Pandora integration to its app, now allowing riders to play their favorite playlists and stations during their Uber rides. Pandora's integration is the second streaming service Uber has added, along…
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Sonos gets smarter with Spotify Connect and Amazon Alexa integration

Sonos on Tuesday announced two key partnerships, adding full integration with Spotify and support for Amazon's Alexa. Existing Sonos owners will have full access to the new services for free.

The 40 best songs about friendship

From Biz Markie to Bette Midler, friendship is a theme that spans all genres of music. Check out our Spotify playlist of the best songs about friendship, with a friend of course.