Find Spotify in Google Maps now to soundtrack your journey

There’s no better cause for a long stream of music than when you’re on a long journey, it’s also a good time to use Google Maps for directions. Google understand how important music is when…

Saavn becomes $1 billion+ JioSaavn to lead music streaming in India

India’s leading platform Saavn has completed it’s merger with ex-rivals and India’s most popular music app JioMusic to launch the ultimate streaming service in India as Spotify prepare to enter the market. In March of…

8tracks team up with Spotify for personalised music discovery

8tracks have integrated with Spotify to keep the music you discover with you whenever you want to listen to it. Internet radio service 8tracks have partnered with Spotify to integrate the two services. When you’re…

“Hey Cortana, Meet Alexa”: Microsoft and Amazon announce voice AI integration

Microsoft and Amazon have surprised everyone announcing integration between their two voice-controlled assistants: Alexa and Cortana. Two of the world’s biggest tech conglomerates are putting differences aside to work together for the benefit of consumers…

Billboard and Nielsen add music streaming to 19 album charts

Nielsen have announced they’ll begin integrating music streaming figures into a number of Billboard’s genre-based album charts. Starting early next year Nielsen will combine album sales, track equivalent sales and streaming equivalent sales for 19 of Billboard‘s…

Facebook Messenger now integrates Spotify sharing

Facebook have integrated Spotify into their Messenger app so you can share all your favourite music directly with friends and family. The new feature allows users to share tracks, albums and playlists from the massively…

SoundCloud Playlists Now Playing On Twitter

Twitter have updated their Moments feed to support SoundCloud playlists so you can listen to shared playlists in Twitter. Back in 2014 Twitter added the ability for certain users to embed SoundCloud tracks to their…

Shazam Tracks Straight to Rdio or Spotify Playlists

Shazam, a music discovery app that identifies music by ‘listening’ with a device’s microphone, has increased it’s integration with music streaming services; Rdio and Spotify. This new addition means that users of Spotify and Rdio’s…

Update to SoundHound Sees Rdio Integration

Along with speed increase, the music recognition app SoundHound 6.2 allows you to add tagged songs to a Rdio playlist from the app. Once connected with Rdio, SoundHounders will simply have to tap the “Rdio…