YouTube Music Streaming Service Launching Next Week

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It was only a matter of time, but YouTube is officially launching its own streaming music subscription service next week to take on the stock of existing options like Spotify, Rdio, iTunes Radio, and Pandora. The service will be called YouTube Music Key, and as you may have guessed, the service revolves around streaming music […]

Amazon Prime Music Arrives to Take on Spotify

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Amazon has launched its own music streaming service that looks to take on the likes of Spotify, Rdio and even the new Beats Music, which is now owned by Apple. Amazon Prime Music is baked right into the company’s Prime memberships, so if you already have a membership to Amazon Prime, you get access to […]

Samsung Offers iTunes Radio Competitor on Galaxy S4, Galaxy S5, Note 3

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When it comes to music options on our Android devices, they’re a dime a dozen. Everything from Google Play Music, Pandora, Spotify and tons of others. Apple has iTunes Radio, delivering quality music streaming to iOS devices, and now Samsung is offering something similar for its flagship high-end devices. Officially launched today is the all-new […]

Spotify Greenlights Unlimited Ad-Supported Music Streaming on the Web

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In an effort to stave off the competition, Spotify is upping the ante and has cut the leash off of limited ad-supported web streaming. This means that anyone without a paid Spotify subscription can listen to unlimited ad-supported music through the web interface. UPDATE: Rdio has followed suit and launched free no-limit web streaming as […]

AT&T Beats Music Streaming for the Family Arrives for $14.99

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With tons of options readily available in the music space, even on mobile, AT&T and Beats Audio have been working hard at a new solution for the entire family. Being the first carrier to exclusively launch the new Beats Music streaming service all for just $14.99 per account. Created by the same Beats Audio company […]

Spotify Free Streaming Comes to iOS

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Spotify has officially outed its free streaming option to iOS users today, joining the ranks of Android that got the feature earlier last month. The new free streaming mode allows users to listen to any artist, playlist on a mobile device, but it has to be in shuffle mode, so it’s technically not on-demand. In the […]

Spotify Now Free on Mobile Devices with New Shuffling Feature

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Spotify announced this morning that it is bringing its streaming service to mobile devices (including tablets) for free. This means you can access your playlists and starred music on your phone or tablet without paying for a subscription, but the only catch is that you have to listen to the music in shuffle mode, so […]

Pandora Chromecast Support Available Today

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Pandora and Google have announced that the music streaming service is arriving on Chromecast today. The search giant announced during the Chromecast’s launch back in July that Pandora would be arriving on the HDMI dongle at some point in the future, and finally we’re getting that promise. The update works on both Android devices and […]

Beats Music Streaming Service Launching in the “Next Few Months”

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It’s been rumored for ages that Beats would be launching its own music streaming service, and the company confirmed a while back that this is true. However, Beats confirmed today that Beats Music will be launching “within the next few months” in the US. President and COO Luke Wood told The Next Web that the service […]

Apple Still Waiting On Two Music Publishers For iRadio

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Earlier this week at Google I/O Google announced the new Play Music All Access streaming service, while Apple is still in negotiations with publishers. A report from The Verge says that’s because of their different approaches to music services. While Google’s new service uses a familiar streaming model, Apple has a different approach to its […]

Apple Reportedly Close To iRadio Deal With Record Labels

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Apple is close to making a deal with Universal Music Group and Warner Music for its rumored upcoming “iRadio” music streaming service in time for a summer release according to a CNet report. Sources talking to CNet say Apple and the two labels are close to making a deal that see Apple pay the labels […]

Pandora Finally Comes to Windows Phone With Ad-Free Streaming For 2013

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Today Pandora is finally available for all Windows Phone users, about five months after Microsoft announced it would come to the platform. The new Pandora for Windows Phone brings the popular streaming service to Microsoft’s mobile platform, complete with a Metro redesign that makes it look at home among Microsoft’s apps. The app gives users […]

Pandora Places a Cap on Streaming

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Internet music streaming service Pandora will be capping the streaming capabilities of its growing arsenal of free users down to 40 hours a month. Doing away with unlimited ad-supported streaming for free, non-paying subscribers, Pandora is citing increasing music royalty and licensing fees as reasons for its decision. According to the company, many users will […]

Slacker Relaunches With New Design and New Apps

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Today Slacker unveiled a new design for its website and apps, along with a relaunch of the service to help it better compete with Pandora and Spotify. Slacker is a music streaming service with a wide range of music that lets users customize their own Internet radio station. The service is similar to Pandora in […]

iOS 6.1 Hidden Buttons Hint At Apple Radio Feature

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Two unused radio buttons found in jailbroken iPads running iOS 6.1 may hint at Apple’s rumored music streaming service. The two buttons look similar to the radio icon Apple uses on the desktop iTunes app for streaming internet radio stations. No iOS devices currently support internet radio streaming without the use of a third-party app. […]

Xbox Music Launches Tuesday, Included in Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8

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Microsoft’s new Xbox Music service will officially launch on the Xbox 360 tomorrow and is pre-installed on all Windows 8, Windows RT, and Windows Phone 8 devices. With Xbox Music Microsoft want to help its users combine music discovery, streaming, and purchasing into one service. Xbox Music will offer free ad-supported music streaming to all […]

Xbox Music To Come With Free Version on September 26

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Microsoft first announced Xbox Music in June at E3 and it looks like the service is finally close to releasing to the public. According to The Verge Microsoft’s Xbox Music will launch on October 26, the same day as Windows 8. The service will offer streaming music on any modern device that uses a Microsoft-built […]

Spotify App Comes to BlackBerry App World

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BlackBerry users finally have an easy way to experience Spotify on their platform of choice. Spotify’s app for BlackBerry is finally available through the platform’s App World. Spotify was already available on the BlackBerry platform, but now users can download it right from App World. In the past users had to download the app through […]

Spotify for iPad is Finally Here

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Spotify users no longer have to rely on the iPhone app to use the music streaming service on their iPad. The new Spotify iPad app is a Universal app, so users that already had the iPhone app on their iPad just need to update it to get the new UI. The iPad Spotify app looks […]

Microsoft Prepping ‘Woodstock’ Xbox Music Streaming Service With Apps for E3

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Microsoft might be phasing out its Zune Pass music service for an Xbox-branded cross-platform music streaming service. According to The Verge, Microsoft is preparing to show its “Woodstock” music streaming service at E3 in early June. The service will have an Xbox branding, but isn’t limited to Microsoft’s video game console. The service won’t even be […]