Tag Archive: Music


Select Verizon Wireless customers can get Apple Music for free

Hey Siri, let’s save money.

Starting on January 17th, select Verizon Wireless subscribers will get Apple Music for free. The offer is extended to users Beyond Unlimited and Above Unlimited plans. Typically, Apple Music costs $ 10 per month, but those lucky customers will be getting the service for exactly $ 0 extra. It’ll be bundled in with your plan and won’t change or end until your plan does.

It’s worth noting that Above Unlimited and Beyond  [Read More…]

How to add a music service to your Sonos system

There are a lot of different reasons to buy Sonos speakers, but one of the biggest draws to the ecosystem is its huge support for music services. From Spotify, Apple Music, Pocket Casts, TuneIn Radio, and everything else in between, here’s how to add one to your Sonos app!

Products used in this guide Amazon: Sonos One ($ 199) Amazon: Sonos Beam ($ 399) How to add a music service to your Sonos system

For this guide, we’ll  [Read More…]

Save $15 and stream music to any speaker with the Amazon Echo Input

Plug in and jam.

The Amazon Echo Input is down to $ 19.99 in both black and white. The device normally sells for $ 35 and has never been on sale since its introduction last September.

This deal comes on the back of Google discontinuing the Chromecast Audio. What a coincidence since the two devices do very similar things! The Input lets you connect to a regular speaker via the 3.5mm audio jack or through Bluetooth. You  [Read More…]

Garmin’s first LTE smartwatch is the Vivoactive 3 Music

Garmin has officially joined the LTE smartwatch fray, this week introducing the vivoactive 3 Music – Connected by Verizon. Yeah, that’s technically its full name.

For all practical purposes, the watch is essentially the same as the existing Vivoactive 3 Music, but with a few new features baked into it. Chief among them, of course, is the LTE connectivity — powered by Verizon.

The connectivity means wearers can receive texts and download music from Spotify and Deezer without relying on  [Read More…]

Minger’s $17 LED light strip changes colors to fit the music

Can be used just about anywhere and works with Alexa.

The Minger 16.4-foot Wi-Fi LED light strip is down to $ 17.39 with code AZYAGP4C on Amazon. That’s down from a street price of $ 29 which it has never dropped from without a special coupon.

This strip has 150 RGB LEDs covering 16.4 feet. It has physical controls for determining brightness and colors, or you can use the accompanying app from afar. If you’re already set  [Read More…]

The $7 iClever Himbox FM transmitter plays your music over the car radio

The best radio station is the one you create.

The iClever Himbox HB-F02 auto-scan wireless FM transmitter radio adapter is down to $ 6.80 with code K7JKXACV on Amazon. Without the code, this adapter goes for $ 17 and hasn’t seen a direct price drop in nearly two years. This is the best deal we’ve ever seen for this device.

The adapter helps any device with a 3.5mm jack take phone calls hands-free while driving and uses  [Read More…]

Shield TV gets Amazon Music and 5.1 audio for YouTube with latest update

Google Assistant is also now available in three new countries.

Whether you’ve owned an NVIDIA Shield TV for a while now or are thinking about picking one up as a Christmas present (Pst, it’s on sale for just $ 142 right now) everyone’s favorite Android TV box is about to get even better thanks to the new SHIELD Software Experience 7.2 that’s rolling out to users now.

One of the biggest things included with this update is  [Read More…]

Spotify testing new features, including importing your own music

Spotify is a great service, but there’s always room for improvement. Spotify’s attempts at improvement have now been revealed thanks to Twitter user @wongmjane. The first, and perhaps most notable, feature in testing is the ability to import music directly from your Android phone into Spotify. This is a huge boon for those who have extensive past music collections, or who may own music that isn’t published on Spotify. In short, while you won’t be able to find Jay-Z’s music  [Read More…]

Amazon’s Echo devices will gain support for Apple Music in mid-December

Get ready for it.

Amazon today announced that Apple Music support is coming to its Echo lineup of speakers in the coming weeks, allowing Apple Music subscribers to ask Alexa to stream their favorite songs, artists, albums, and more. Users will also be able to stream Beats 1 live and play any of the curated playlists from Apple Music editors or ask for their preferred algorithmically-generated radio stations.

While you’ve already been able to stream to your  [Read More…]

Plex now streams music from Tidal, offers bundled subscription for both

The partnership also includes a discount of $ 60 per year on Tidal and Plex Pass subscriptions.

Plex is teaming up with Tidal, allowing subscribers to stream their Tidal tunes directly within the Plex app. The two companies are also making it easier to justify subscribing to their services, offering up a discount of $ 60 per year on a combo subscription to both.

Tidal’s entire catalog of more than 60 million tracks is included here, and  [Read More…]