Wednesday, February 28, 2024


Apple Says Spotify Wants ‘Limitless Access’ to App Store Tools Without Paying

Amid rumors that the European Commission will soon fine Apple 500 million euros for breaking EU law over access to

Apple Music just got a cool feature you won’t find on Spotify

You no longer need to wait until the end of the year to experience Apple Music Replay. The feature that tracks your listening habits is now offered monthly.

Apple to Be Fined Over $500 Million in EU Music Streaming Probe

Apple is set to be hit with a €500 million ($538 million) fine for allegedly breaking EU law over access

Apple Music vs. Spotify Buyer’s Guide

Apple Music and Spotify overwhelmingly dominate the music streaming space, but the two services offer surprisingly different experiences despite their

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek on Apple’s EU Changes: ‘They Think the Rules Don’t Apply to Them’

Spotify CEO Daniel EK today wrote a blog post criticizing the app ecosystem changes that Apple implemented in the European

Spotify Shares Its Vision for In-App Purchases Ahead of EU Regulation

Spotify has shared its vision for bringing in-app payments back to its iOS app, once Apple is forced to comply

YouTube and Spotify Apps Won’t Be Available on Vision Pro

YouTube and Spotify do not plan to offer apps on the Vision Pro headset, according to a new report from

EU Plans to Let Spotify Direct Users to Other Payment Options on iPhone

Apple might soon face a setback in its EU antitrust battle with Spotify, which filed a complaint against the iPhone

Spotify on iOS to Bring Back In-App Purchases, Beta Code Suggests

Spotify appears to be bringing in-app payments back to its iOS app, based on code strings unearthed in the latest

Apple Music Competitor Spotify Lays Off Over 1,000 Employees

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek today announced that the company is laying off 17 percent of employees, which equates to more

Get Ready to Relive Your Year in Music with Spotify Wrapped 2023

As the year comes to a close, music lovers everywhere are gearing up to relive their favorite tunes and artists of 2023 with the release of Spotify Wrapped 2023. This annual recap offers Spotify users a personalized look back at their music listening habits, top songs, and favorite genres, providing a fun and interactive way to celebrate the year in music.What to Expect from Spotify Wrapped 2023Spotify Wrapped 2023 is more than just a simple list of your top songs and artists. This year, Spotify is going all out with an enhanced Wrapped experience, offering users a comprehensive look at their music listening habits. From the number of songs and genres played to the total hours, minutes, and even days spent listening, Spotify Wrapped 2023 provides a detailed overview of your music journey throughout the year.AI-Powered DJ and Personalized InsightsOne of the most exciting features of Spotify Wrapped 2023 is the introduction of a personalized AI-powered DJ, who will guide you through your Wrapped playlist with commentary. Additionally, Spotify will provide users with personalized insights into their listening habits, creating a character or description based on their music preferences. It’s a fun and playful way to see how your music tastes are reflected in your listening habits.Access to Exclusive Content and PlaylistsIn addition to the personalized Wrapped experience, Spotify is also introducing a “Wrapped feed” that offers access to exclusive content and playlists. Users will have the opportunity to explore merch from their top artists, view concerts near them, and discover new playlists curated specifically for them. The Wrapped feed will serve as a hub for users to revisit as they relive the past year through music.How to Access Spotify Wrapped 2023To access Spotify Wrapped 2023, simply head to on the web or open the Spotify mobile app on Android or iOS. Look for the big, bright orange-red box that says “2023 Wrapped” and tap on it to enjoy the slideshow and explore the Wrapped feed. If you’re not seeing Wrapped 2023 yet, be sure to update your Spotify app to access the latest features and content.Share Your Music JourneyOnce you’ve gone through your Wrapped experience, you’ll have the opportunity to share your end slide or other moments throughout the recap. Whether it’s sharing your top songs and artists or your personalized insights, Spotify makes it easy to share your music journey with friends and followers.Get Ready to Dive into Your Music MemoriesWith Spotify Wrapped 2023, users can look forward to reliving their favorite music moments of the year and discovering new insights into their listening habits. From personalized playlists to exclusive content, Spotify is offering a fun and interactive way to celebrate the year in music. So, get ready to dive into your music memories and create your own soundtrack for 2024.

Spotify Trials New Option to Turn Off Personalized Recommendations

Spotify is trialing a new ability for users to turn off their personalized recommendations, according to beta code unearthed by

TikTok Launches Support for Adding Songs to Apple Music Library

TikTok today launched its new "Add to Music App" feature with support for Apple Music, Spotify, and Amazon Music.The feature

Spotify CEO on Apple and Google: ‘If You Want to Be the Referee, You Can’t Also Be the Player’

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek is urging lawmakers in the United Kingdom to adopt a bill that would regulate competition in

Spotify Using AI to Translate Podcasters’ Original Voices to Additional Languages

Spotify this week announced an AI translation feature for podcasters that could give it an edge over Apple's podcasting platform.

Spotify is testing the removal of a popular feature from its free tier

In a bid to nudge more people toward paying for its music streaming service, Spotify is testing the removal of a popular feature from the free tier.