How to block users on Spotify

A new feature on Spotify makes blocking other users easier than ever, so they can’t access your profile, playlists or listening activity.

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.

Apple WWDC 2021 recap – New features coming to iOS, iPadOS, macOS, watchOS and more

Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) saw Apple show off iOS 15, iPadOS 15, macOS 12, watchOS 8 and much more.

Spotify’s newly granted patent could allow the company to monitor your speech to improve its music recommendations

Filed back in 2018, Spotify’ recently approved patent describes how the streaming company could monitor users’ speech and emotions to suggest personalized music.

Overcast’s beta update show which podcasts are tracking you

Podcast player app Overcast’s new transparency feature shows what services podcasts use to serve ads and track listners. This is the first major podcast platform we’ve seen implement this feature. You can’t opt out of…

ByteDance’s music streaming platform Resso may be banned from India soon

After TikTok and 58 other Chinese-owned app were banned last month for security and privacy reasons, 275 more app are being looked into by Indian officials. The report from The Economic Times claims that 275…

Former head of streaming at Disney Kevin Mayer leaves to become CEO of TikTok

Head of The Walt Disney Company’s Direct-to-Consumer and International business is leaving Disney to become CEO of TikTok and COO of parent company ByteDance. Founder Yiming Zhang will remain as CEO of ByteDance. President of…

YouTube Kids expands launching in 11 more countries

YouTube Kids app quietly updates, making it available in: Bolivia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay and Uruguay Introduced in 2015, YouTube Kids is the go to place for…

YouTube’s new policy to protect kids is going live now

YouTube have launched the changes to their platform that they announced last year to protect children’s privacy online. Towards the end of last year YouTube announced a change to policy across their entire platform. In increased…

Google’s new Home Mini speakers were accidentally spying on people

Google recently announced two new speakers to take on Amazon Echo’s alternative models, but the mini version had some serious issues. Last week Google revealed that Google Home was becoming a family, adding two new speakers…