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Here's How to Get DirecTV Now for $10 a Month

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Why AT&T Is Gaining DIRECTV NOW Customers

AT&T’s (T) DIRECTV NOW OTT (over-the-top) is a video streaming service that delivers content directly to customers via the Internet versus …

Spotify is testing "Sponsored Songs" in playlists

Is this Spotify’s next revenue stream?<p>Spotify users have noticed a new opt-out setting appearing both on desktop and in-app: Sponsored Songs. Sponsored content in general is not new for Spotify — last year they allowed their most popular playlists to be sponsored by brands — but allowing labels to …

Playlist

As Spotify and Pandora struggle, Apple Music lowers its subscription...

Unlike Stockholm-based Spotify and Oakland's Pandora, whose revenues are heavily reliant on premium subscriptions, Apple has the money and the …

Apple Music

A quick Spotify trick: see all of the songs that got away

Still waiting on Lemonade<p>Do you ever get the sense that your Spotify playlists are shrinking? Or that you’re hearing the same songs more often? Or maybe a few of your favorites unceremoniously disappeared?<p>Spotify automatically hides songs that artists have pulled from the streaming service without …

Kanye West Reportedly Leaves Tidal Over Financial Dispute

<i>UPDATE:</i> A source close to Kanye West has confirmed that Tidal’s exclusivity rights have been terminated based on what is alleged to be Tidal’s …

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Roku sales blocked in Mexico following piracy ruling

Streaming media player maker Roku has lost a legal battle in Mexico which has resulted in a ban on sales of its devices in the country. Cablevision, the cable TV operator owned by Mexican media giant Televisa, had taken Roku to court alleging that Roku’s gadgets are being hacked to allow users to …

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DirecTV Now lands on Roku devices

Roku owners who cut the cable TV cord, you now have another live TV option to consider.<p>AT&T's DirecTV Now service, which offers live TV channels streaming over the internet starting at $35 per month, is now available on Roku devices.<p>Owners of Roku boxes, sticks and TVs can download the DirecTV Now …

Facebook joins Kodi crackdown with BAN on sales of pirate streaming devices

Facebook has joined online retailers Amazon and eBay in banning adverts for 'fully-loaded' Kodi boxes and other illicit streaming devices on its …

Battle of the TV Boxes: Android vs Apple vs Amazon vs Roku

If you’re in the market for a dinky little black box to slide under your living room TV set and pipe through some quality content, you’re in luck: …

Vevo revamps its TV look and feel, starting with Apple

Vevo revamped its app for Apple TV with a design it plans to trickle out to other streaming boxes later this year, aimed at displacing music-only apps for TV like Pandora.<p>"We wanted a flagship example of what we could do," Vevo CEO Erik Huggers said at an unveiling.<p>The app plays to a small but …

Smart TV

YouTube TV now works on Apple TV over AirPlay

If you're the rare YouTube TV subscriber who finds yourself stuck in an Apple household, there's good news for you. The streaming TV service's iOS app just got upgraded with AirPlay support, giving you a quick way to shoot whatever you're watching over to an Apple TV. Sure, an actual Apple TV app …

Roku's CEO on Netflix, Amazon, Google, and the Future of TV

Roku has fared pretty well in a streaming device market where its rivals include tech giants like Amazon, Apple, and Google, to name a few.<p>Despite …

Google is offering new Google Play Music subscribers four free months

‘Turn it up, it’s your favorite song’<p>Google is running a deal on its music streaming service and storage locker Google Play Music. Typically, the site offers up a 90-day free trial when you sign up, but it’s now giving new subscribers an extra month of free time.<p>The service allows users to scan up …

Spotify hopes going public will cement streaming as music's future

As music industry celebrates second straight year of growth, service hopes to buck trend of tech industry disappointments on Wall Street<p>The world may love the services they provide, but the new generation of tech companies haven’t found much love on Wall Street recently. Spotify, the leading music …

Wall Street

How to stream Spotify to your new Chromecast

If you’ve been following the news from Google today, you probably know that you can now stream Spotify right to your Chromecast. To do this, all you need is the Spotify app and a Chromecast or Chromecast Audio device hooked up to your TV or speakers.<p>Although both types of devices allow streaming, …

Deezer IPO documents reveal 3.3m inactive bundle subscribers

Read More<p>Deezer launches Football Fever playlist takeover for World Cup<p>Football’s World Cup kicks off later this week, with 32 countries hoping for …

United Kingdom

Google announces Google Music Family Plan

At its big Nexus event Tuesday, Google introduced some updates to Google Music, including a new family plan.<p>For $14.99 a month, up to six people in a …

Apple Music

11 of the best iPhone apps for music lovers - Telegraph

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Albums

Apple Music now has 15 million subscribers, company considers service a success

According to recently released statistics, since Apple Music’s launch in June the streaming service has amassed 15 million subscribers, although it’s …

Why I Broke Up with Apple Music for Google

For years, I was in a committed relationship with my iTunes library. We met in college, and we got along great, for the most part. However, iTunes …

Apple Music

Spotify Running sprints its way to Android

Spotify has brought its Running feature to Android, following its initial iOS-only release. The idea behind the feature is quite simple, yet pretty …

Spotify Adds Artist "About" Pages with Bios, Stats, More

Today Spotify launched artist About Pages to give offer in depth information on each artist. Available as a tab across artist pages, it includes:<p>● …

Apps

9 Things Apple Music Does That Spotify Doesn't

It would be easy to write off Apple Music for showing up so late to the online streaming scene, when rivals like Spotify and Rdio have been offering …

Spotify rival Deezer just filed for an IPO in Paris that could see it valued at €1 billion

The company has filed for an initial public offering in Paris, which is expected to happen before the end of the year. Deezer has not revealed how much it hopes to raise in the listing.<p>But rumours surfaced last month that the company was planning to go public or raise another round of funding, with …

La Roux reveals she only made £100 in three months from Spotify

Elly Jackson reprimands Spotify for her tiny pay cheque<p>La Roux has announced that she only got paid £100 by Spotify for the last three months.<p>A year …

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Spotify's family plan is coming soon to Canada

In the near future, Spotify plans to bring its family plan to Canada.<p>There’s no definitive date yet for when it will launch in Canada, but Spotify’s …

Canada

How Spotify's Discover Weekly playlist knows exactly what you want to hear

My favorite Spotify playlist is called Discover Weekly.<p>It's updated every Monday with a new collection of songs it thinks I'll want to hear, and I'm consistently impressed with how it finds music I like that I've never heard before.<p>Since Spotify introduced Discover Weekly for its 75 million users …