Spotify ramp up their audiobooks catalog and production acquiring Findaway

Spotify take their biggest step yet into audiobooks, with the acquisition of digital audiobook distribution company Findaway.

Are Spotify losing ground to ‘social music’ platforms?

With growth struggling against social music competitors like TikTok, how can Spotify ensure their goal of owning the audio market?

Spotify bringing access to 500,000 audiobooks

Image Credit: Spotify Over 500,000 audiobooks will soon be available to listen to through Spotify, but not to all Spotify subscribers. Spotify have teamed with Storytel as their very first Open Access Platform partner to…

The best open earbuds for exercising

We’ve found some of the best options for listening to music or podcasts when exercising, while staying safe on the streets.

Tencent Music buys audiobook platform Lazy Audio

Chinese technology conglomerate Tencent Music Entertainment Group enters the audiobook industry.

Deezer add a brand new library of audiobooks in the Netherlands

Whilst Spotify look to find a place for original audiobooks on their platform, Deezer have jumped ahead with releases from Michelle Obama, Stephen Hawking, and many more. Deezer have just released a whole range of…

Audible launch Audible Plus – a cheaper unlimited listening plan

Audible announce their All-You-Can-Listen Audible Plus membership option, without book credits, at around half the price of Premium Plus accounts. Audible are currently previewing Audible Plus accounts that offer unlimited listening to a selection of…

Music and Podcasts, what’s next for Spotify? Audiobooks

Spotify look to “imagine new possibilities for what AudioBooks can be” with a brand new division to create and release them. Earlier this year Spotify launched a free audiobook reading of Harry Potter and the…

Spotify Kids launch 2 new features to help parents ensure their kids the best streaming experience

Parents have been given more control to make sure their kids are enjoying Spotify whilst ensuring they don’t see and hear anything unwanted. Spotify Kids is the recently launched app from the music streaming giant…

How to play Audible books through Sonos speakers

Want to simply lie back on your couch and let your Sonos speaker take you to another world through a great audiobook? Here’s how to. Playing your favourite audiobooks through Sonos is simple if you…