Music streaming service

Spotify adds 1 million unique listeners in India in less than a week

Spotify Technology SA, the world`s most popular paid music streaming service, said it racked up more than 1 million unique users in India across its free and premium tiers since launching less than a week ago.

Mar 05, 2019, 10:39 AM IST

Spotify stock listing could be within a year

Spotify co-founder Martin Lorentzon told Swedish radio on Friday there were no plans for a listing, but the source told Reuters that "the implication is that it would be within 12 months from now".

Jun 02, 2017, 16:28 PM IST

Twitter invests $70 million in music streaming service SoundCloud

Nearly two years ago, the micro-blogging site had planned to buy SoundCloud but since then, had gone silent on this.

Jun 15, 2016, 10:02 AM IST

Spotify to launch video streaming service this week

Videos are expected to come from content providers such as ESPN, Comedy Central, the BBC, Vice Media and Maker Studios.

Jan 25, 2016, 21:27 PM IST

Music streaming service Spotify gets lyrical

Spotify will be launching a second playlist ‘hits' over the next seven days for those with a short attention span.

Jan 14, 2016, 19:44 PM IST

Google Play Music to launch podcasts

The music streaming service has launched a portal for US podcasters that will connect creators to Google Play Music users.

Oct 29, 2015, 10:45 AM IST

Indie music body endorses Apple's new music streaming service

Apple Inc`s new music streaming service has been endorsed by the Worldwide Independent Network, an association for independent musicians, two days after the company reversed its decision of not paying musicians during a three-month trial.

Jun 25, 2015, 00:58 AM IST

Google rolls out free version of music streaming service Play Music

Google has announced that Play Music will now offer a free, ad-supported version of the service to users who do not want to pay USD 9.99/month.

Jun 24, 2015, 13:32 PM IST

Google launches free streaming service ahead of Apple Music debut

Google Play Music has offered a $9.99 per month subscription service for two years but Tuesday`s launch is the first free version of the streaming service. It is available online and will be available on Android and iOS by the end of the week, Elias Roman, Google product manager, said. 

Jun 23, 2015, 23:38 PM IST

Music streaming service Spotify crosses 20 million subscribers

Music streaming service Spotify has announced that it has reached 20 million subscribers and more than 75 million active users.

Jun 11, 2015, 13:38 PM IST

Apple announces new streaming music service

Apple announced its new music streaming service on Monday, dubbed Apple Music, entering a hotly competitive market but offering a product that comes with tremendous strengths.

Jun 09, 2015, 01:33 AM IST

Spotify adds videos, podcasts to music streaming service

In a bid to go beyond a music-streaming platform, Spotify has announced plans to take a "massive leap forward" by introducing podcasts and videos.

May 21, 2015, 15:50 PM IST

Music streaming service Saavn update allows tagging, comments on songs

India focused music streaming service Saavn has launched an update for its mobile apps users, which adds new social and sharing features.

Apr 10, 2015, 16:45 PM IST

YouTube resists indie music streaming ultimatum

The independent music trade organisation on Friday said YouTube had refused to withdraw threats over the Silicon Valley giant`s plans to launch a music streaming service.

May 23, 2014, 10:17 AM IST

Spotify to roll out free mobile music streaming service

Music streaming service, Spotify is reportedly set to roll out free mobile music streaming service to users.

Dec 06, 2013, 13:51 PM IST

Spotify to roll out free mobile music streaming service

Music streaming service, Spotify is reportedly set to roll out free mobile music streaming service to users.

Dec 06, 2013, 13:35 PM IST

YouTube to launch Spotify-like music streaming service

YouTube is reportedly planning to launch a music streaming service to rival Spotify later this year.

Mar 07, 2013, 11:04 AM IST

Apple seeks to create `music streaming service`

Tech giant Apple is reportedly planning to create a custom-radio service to take on popular music streaming sites like Pandora and Spotify.

Sep 08, 2012, 11:02 AM IST