Tag Archive: Music


Google’s new YouTube Music plans are here — and we’re gonna pay more for what we like right now

YouTube is taking the reins for Google’s music strategy — and it’s soft launching on Tuesday.

Google’s music strategy has been fractured and confusing and falling behind for years, with Google Play Music being treated like an orange-haired stepchild, YouTube Music being ignored by some users and unheard of by the rest, and YouTube being a place where people of all kinds come to listen to music — both legitimately uploaded and not-so-much.

Google’s been amassing a  [Read More…]

YouTube Music & YouTube Premium are Google’s latest streaming services

Google has surprisingly announced new streaming services called YouTube Music and YouTube Premium. These services are likely to replace Google Play Music and YouTube Red when they launch on May 22nd.

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This AmazonBasics nano Bluetooth speaker gives you six hours of music for $8

Tiny but powerful.

This yellow AmazonBasics Nano Bluetooth speaker is down to $ 7.89. It normally sells for $ 15, so this deal is almost half off its regular price. It has never gone lower than $ 12 before. Blue is also on sale for $ 8.03. Both speakers are fluctuating up and down in price but anything under $ 10 is a steal.

This is a tiny, portable, speaker with a silicon handle. You can carry  [Read More…]

How to download music on Fitbit Versa

Phone-free tunes are just a few taps away!

The Fitbit Versa is Fitbit’s most successful stab at the smartwatch market to date, and one of its highlight features is the ability to download and listen to music on it without the need for your phone.

Just like the Ionic before it, you can download over 300 songs on the Versa and listen to them with your favorite pair of Bluetooth headphones. You currently have three different ways  [Read More…]

3 things we need to see from Google Play Music at Google I/O

Changes are coming to Google Play Music at this year’s Google I/O, and here’s our wishlist.

Google I/O is less than two weeks away, and while there are a great many Google products and services hopefully seeing some big updates during the coveted keynote, few services are expected to see as drastic and possibly game-changing updates as Google Play Music. Google Play Music could see a lot of changes — or even complete replacement — on May  [Read More…]

YouTube Remix will reportedly kill Google Play Music

The arrival of YouTube Remix (or revamped YouTube Music) later this year might mean we’ll have to say goodbye to Google Play Music.

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YouTube Remix may usher in the demise of Google Play Music

Back in December, we heard that YouTube was working on its own streaming music option. At the time, the team had already secured a deal with at least one major label, and the report indicated that they were working on securing the other labels as well. There were some questions regarding the future of Google Play Music, since it didn’t seem likely that Google would need two streaming music services out there.

Now Droid-Life has a report that aims to shed  [Read More…]

Google Play Music might be killed off this year in favor of YouTube Remix

Users are said to be forced off Play Music by the end of the year.

Right now, the state of Google’s music streaming services is a bit of a mess. Google Play Music is the company’s most notable player, but you can also listen to tunes and watch music videos via YouTube Red. If you’re on mobile, you can separately download the YouTube Music app that also comes with a Play Music/YouTube Red subscription. This jumble of services isn’t  [Read More…]

How to move your Amazon Music locker library to another service

All good things must come to an end, and for some Amazon Music users, it’s time to face the music.

Amazon Music has announced that it will no longer allow subscribers to renew their subscriptions for Amazon Music’s locker service, which allowed users to store their music on Amazon’s servers and stream it back on all their devices using the Amazon Music app. Amazon only allowed users to store 250 songs for free before requiring them to  [Read More…]

Samsung Gear IconX get wireless music transfers, equalizer, and more

The update’s rolling out to the earbuds now.

Last October, Samsung released the Gear IconX 2018 wireless earbuds. It’s not a perfect package, but it’s vastly improved compared to its predecessor. A new software update is rolling out to the earbuds right now, and there’s a lot included with it.

For starters, Samsung’s added a new Equalizer for the earbuds. With this, you can switch between five pre-made audio profiles to make your music sound as great  [Read More…]