Amazon Music

How to play music you own on an Amazon Echo

Amazon’s Alexa is becoming less hospitable to people who prefer to buy music instead of just signing up for a music subscription service such as …

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Zweierkette #28 (Nils Petersen) - Kommissar Rexhbecaj by Fußball bei Amazon Music - Listen to music

Music Industry

Konni Winkler - Audioshowreel 2018 (Amazon Music, LandesWelle Thüringen und weitere)

Music Industry

StepPolyArp Update

StepPolyArp, from Laurent Colson, was updated with MIDI Thru, to resend any MIDI messages the app receives but does not process. Like the recent …

Apple Music

Surprise Amazon sale slashes the insanely popular Echo Dot to just $29.99

Sunday is always bittersweet since all we can think about most of the day is that the weekend is nearing an end. And today is even worse since it’s …

Smart Homes

Amazon’s 2nd Gen. Echo hits $85 (Reg. $100) + Echo Dot now $40

Amazon offers its second generation Echo Smart Speaker for <b>$84.99 shipped</b> in various colors. Also at B&H, Best Buy and Target. That’s good for $15 off the regular price and a match for the lowest we’ve seen this year. Features include built-in Amazon Alexa support, and new design, and the ability to …

Consumer Tech

Hulu, YouTube and Amazon Talk Live Streaming TV

AUSTIN, TX — At a moment where many cable subscribers are cutting the cord and looking for a new option, representatives from Hulu, YouTube and …

Consumer News

Sonos One Wireless Speaker has Alexa built-in: $159 shipped (Reg. $199)

Target’s official eBay storefront offers the Sonos One Wireless Speaker with Alexa for <b>$159.20 shipped</b> when promo code <b>PSPRING20</b> is applied during checkout. Regularly $199 at Amazon and other retailers, today’s offer is the second best that we’ve seen all-time from a trusted retailer. Rated 3.7/5 …

Tech Trends

Alexa gets time-based music controls

Ever since the announcement of Apple’s HomePod, Amazon’s been on the music offensive for Alexa. The company improved the sound quality on the baseline Echo and has been working to add control over Amazon Music over the past year and change. Today, it announces a bunch of new features for US and UK …

Apple Music

Alexa now understands casual music queries about songs you’ve listened to in the past

Amazon isn’t first in streaming music, so it’s focused on being voice-first<p>Amazon’s been rolling out a series of incremental but still useful Alexa features over the past several months, particularly around Amazon Music — the service Amazon would love for you to use as the default on your Echo …

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Amazon makes it easier to find previously heard songs with Alexa

Listening to music is easily what I use my smart speakers for the most, and if you've got one powered by Alexa and use Amazon Music, it's about to …

Smart Homes

Amazon’s Tap Bluetooth Speaker with Alexa gets $30 discount to $100

Amazon offers its Tap Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Alexa for <b>$99.99 shipped</b>. Also at Best Buy. Regularly $130, today’s offer is the lowest that we’ve tracked at Amazon this year. Rated 4.2/5 stars.<p>Amazon Tap features:<p>Just tap and ask for music from Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio, and …

Smart Homes

Streaming music: A tough business signals shake out ahead

LOS ANGELES — These may be golden years for streaming digital music, so enjoy it while it lasts.<p>Hundreds of millions of listeners have made the leap to streaming, abandoning CDs and downloads for free and monthly subscription services like Pandora, Spotify, SoundCloud, Apple Music and Amazon Prime …

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Amazon Music: Where do we go now?

Amazon Music is launched in India and while we wait for Spotify to launch (another 3 months?), here is a question for all ye product folks (think of …


Amazon India launches ad-free music service for Prime members

E-commerce major Amazon India on Wednesday launched its ad-free music streaming service, Amazon Prime Music, for the Prime members, at no …