Spotify acquire audio detection system Sonalytic to launch new features

Spotify have acquired the UK audio detection startup Sonalytic to improve Spotify’s personalisation and enhance their publishing data system. Sonalytic are a new UK company founded last April, offering services and technology that can “identify…

The all-new Google Play Music is just for you

Google have given their music streaming service an overhaul that turns Google Play Music into the most custom music streaming experience ever. Google have built their brand on convenience; a search engine with billions of…

Stay in the loop with your fave artists with Spotify’s new Release Radar playlists

Spotify have debuted a new playlist that keeps you up to date with all the new music from the artists you love in one place. Release Radar is the new weekly playlist from Spotify that…

Vevo give a lick of paint to their apps as paid subscription offering moves closer to launch

As Vevo move closer to launching their first subscription offering they’ve taken notes out of music streamers to give their app some new touches It’s expected that later this year Vevo will launch a subscription…

SoundCloud debut new Artist Stations for a seamless stream of music

A couple weeks after SoundCloud launched a personalised music discovery feed they have added Artist Stations for even more recommended music. Artist Stations is a new feature that lets you play a station from any artist’s…

Even’s earphones adapt to your listening and won’t break the bank

“No two ears hear the same, including yours” is the premise behind Even’s earphones that tune to you. A lot of earphones seem to be coming out these days that fine-tune themselves to your ear’s…

SoundCloud aid music discovery with new feed of recommended music

SoundCloud look to cement themselves as a serious music streaming service with Discover, their first section dedicated to music recommendations based on what you like. SoundCloud have added an entire new section to their website…

Spotify expanding personalisation after Discover Weekly’s 5 billion streams

Spotify’s Discover Weekly playlists have been an incredible success and one of Spotify’s distinguishing features against competitors, and now it’s informing future products from Spotify. Discover Weekly is a playlist, updated every monday, that brings…

See Your Personal ‘Year in Music’ for 2015 with Spotify

How has the year of 2015 reflected on your music tastes and listening? Find out with Spotify’s personalised ‘Year in Music’. Year in Music is Spotify’s new browser feature that shows how the past year…