MelodyVR raise £5m to build on their virtual reality music experiences

UK startup MelodyVR just closed a successfully large round of funding to enhance virtual reality experiences based around music. After a new funding round raised £5 million ($6.5 million) the UK-based startup wasted no time…

Soundtrack your games with SoundCloud now on Xbox One

With SoundCloud’s new app you can stream from millions of tracks whilst you play your games on Xbox One. SoundCloud have just launched an app for Xbox One that puts the music in your hands…

New Cortana powered home assistant speaker teased by Harmon Kardon

After revealing the first ever speaker to feature Microsoft’s Cortana AI in December Harman Kardon have shared some more about the Amazon Echo competitor. Microsoft announced that Cortana, Microsoft’s version of Siri and Alexa, would…

Spotify join the US tech companies fighting against Trump’s ban

As Tech companies across the US unite to fight President Trump’s immigration ban Spotify are the latest to come out to help fight the ban. Whilst Spotify have refused to comment publicly on the new…

Microsoft put Cortana into speakers to compete with Amazon Echo and Alexa

The first smart home speaker featuring Microsoft’s Cortana AI has been revealed, taking on Amazon Echo and Google Home. Seeing the success of Amazon’s AI when used casually like a home assistant Microsoft announced last…

Groove Music for Sonos gets more personal with Playlists For You

Microsoft’s newly rebranded Groove Music has been updated so that you can discover new music whilst streaming to Sonos speakers. Microsoft’s community manager Ellen Kilbourne, the woman who has become synonymous with Groove’s regular updates, has…

Microsoft detail all new updates coming to Groove Music

Microsoft have shared information on new updates coming to Groove Music, available to users in the Windows Insider Fast ring now. Microsoft are quickly turning the rebranded Xbox Music, now Groove Music, into a formidable…

Groove Music just got a load of new features including Metadata editing

Microsoft’s music streaming service Groove Music is getting a bunch of new features less than a week after they release the Windows 10 anniversary update. Microsoft have been regularly updating and improving Groove since rebranding it…

Spotify remains exclusive to PlayStation, sorry Xbox

With a giant summer update some thought that Xbox consoles might finally get Spotify, but their exclusive deal with PlayStation is alive and well… for now. The upcoming update for Xbox promises some cool new…

Microsoft release a giant update to Groove Music iOS and Android apps

Microsoft’s new Groove app has a whole new design with a bunch of new features including enhanced music discovery and loads of fixes. Microsoft’s music streaming service Groove Music has received a significant update to…