Android show off their AirPods-like features at CES 2022, such as auto-device switching and spatial audio with head tracking

Updates to Fast Pair bring new features like auto-switching and head tracking spatial audio, plus introduce the feature to more devices.

The most searched song on Google 2021

What was the top song in 2021 according to the year’s Google searches – and why? Contenders included tracks by BTS, SZA, Olivia Rodrigo and Lil Nas X.

Secret DuckDuckGo music tips and tricks

Privacy-focused search engine DuckDuckGo is loaded with a BPM calculator, rhyme finder, guitar/ukulele chord helper and more.

Google launches an instrument tuner – online, free, and it works

Google has just introduced an instrument tuner online that’s right there built into the top of your Google search.

YouTube Music is coming to Wear OS 2 smartwatches

Starting this week, Google are rolling out YouTube Music support for select smartwatches running Wear OS 2.

A quarter of YouTube viewer hours are spent on music – around 250 million hours of music globally per day

A YouTube exec says that 25% of all watch time is now attributable to music, totalling around 250 million hours of daily music on YouTube.

YouTube forces popular Rhythm Discord music bot offline

YouTube continues its crack down on use of music from their platform via third parties by shutting down another Discord music bot.

YouTube Music comes to Wear OS with Smart Downloads for offline listening

After launching on the Apple Watch almost a year ago, Google finally bring their music streaming service to their own smartwatches.

More Google Nest smart speakers were shipped than Amazon Echos – Q2 2021 US market share

How the release of Google, Amazon and Apple’s latest smart speakers have shifted the market share in favour of Google Nest over Amazon Echo.

YouTube reports $7 billion in ad revenue – Q2 2021 earnings

Parent company Alphabet reports on YouTube’s quarterly earnings. At an all-time high, up 84% year-over-year, YouTube exceeded projections.