YouTube finds inspiration in Tinder with video swiping

Remember scrolling up and down on mobile devices? Pepperidge Farm remembers. But the Tinder technique is spreading through apps from Instagram to YouTube. Last month Instagram got caught up in a bit of a furore…

Spotify smart speakers could be on the way as they test voice search

Spotify are going to start doing what you say as they test voice searches and look towards the potential of making their own smart speakers. Spotify have added voice search for certain users so that…

Spotify testing new mobile app with unrestricted playlists

Spotify are experimenting with a pretty drastically different interface for their mobile app which will make some big changes for free users. Certain users have noted changes to their Spotify mobile apps recently with a…

Spotify have a new app Stations that’s all about playlists

Spotify have silently launched a new mobile app that is dedicated to exploring and streaming playlists and stations. Spotify have quietly launched a new app on Android called Stations. The app, called Stations, is an…

You can finally try Ableton Live 10 as it launches in beta

Since it was announced we couldn’t wait to get our hands on Ableton Live 10 and now some of you can finally try the next big update for the acclaimed DAW. Ableton Live 10 is…

Spotify are trying out videos that replace artwork

What’s the future of artwork in a world of digital music? Spotify reckons it could be looping GIFs. In the past few days some people have noticed that certain songs on Spotify had a different…

Spotify’s music is going Hi-Fi with a new subscription offering taking on Tidal

Spotify’s app has leaked what appears to be a new subscription tier coming to Spotify soon, offering High Fidelity audio and extra bonuses like a free vinyl record. A new page has appeared on Spotify’s…

First Look: Apple’s Redesigned Music App

After much speculation about the Beats Music streaming integration within iOS, Apple have released their first beta testing of 8.4 to developers. While this (as of yet) doesn’t have any streaming functionality, it does include…

RockFree Launches Online Web Browser Competitor to Guitar Hero and Rock Band

Acclaim has decided that they didnt want to battle Guitar Hero and Rock Band and instead have launched an online music game called Rockfree. Players can battle it out with up to seven other people…