Spotify’s New App Lets Free Users Listen On Demand

Spotify has redesigned its mobile app for free users. The new Spotify app for users on the Free tier adds the ability to play some songs on-demand without the need to Shuffle. However, the fun stops when you venture outside of Spotify’s curated playlists.

In January 2018, we reported that Spotify was testing a new app called Stations

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Google Launches YouTube Music and YouTube Premium

Google has launched two new services: YouTube Premium and YouTube Music. Except they aren’t really new. YouTube Music is Google Play Music with a new name, and YouTube Premium is YouTube Red with a new name. Confused? Don’t worry, we’re confused as well.

Google has so many fingers in so many pies it sometimes has a hard time keeping track of them all. Just look at the assortment of messaging apps Google manages


8 Nifty Tips for Managing Your Spotify Playlists


Playlists are a core component of Spotify. Not only does the music streaming service have curated collections of songs to suit specific moods, you can also make playlists of your favorite songs too.

However, managing your Spotify playlists isn’t as simple or straightforward as it could be, so we’ve put together a list of tips to help. Note that most of these tips pertain mainly to Spotify’s desktop apps.

Using these tips, along with our in-depth guide to Spotify


Spotify Stops Promoting “Harmful or Hateful” Artists


Spotify has unveiled a new policy regarding what it terms “hate content and hateful conduct”. This policy will not only see Spotify removing songs and albums from the service, but affect certain artists too. And R. Kelly is the first of those affected artists.

Spotify’s New Policies on Hate

Spotify’s new policy relates to hate content and hateful conduct. Spotify regards hate content as that which “expressly and principally promotes, advocates, or incites hatred or violence against a group or individual”. So, songs deemed to be racist or sexist, etc.

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What Is Amazon Music Unlimited? All Your Questions Answered

Spotify. Apple Music. Google Play Music. Deezer. Tidal. You already know the big-name music streaming services, but how much do you know about Amazon’s own premium entry?

If you haven’t been happy with any of the other streaming music services so far, Amazon Music Unlimited may just be the alternative that you’ve been seeking.

Or maybe it isn’t. You won’t really know until you try it for yourself, right? But maybe you have questions before you’re willing to dive in—and if that’s the case, then we have the answers you need. Here’s everything you need to know about Amazon Music Unlimited.

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