Tag Archive: playlists

How to use Spotify’s radio magic to level up your personal playlists

We never want a good playlist to end, and with Playlist Radio, they never have to.

Spotify prides itself on its playlist prowess. There’s a reason that Spotify’s Home tab is covered in playlists rather than just popular songs and albums like most music apps. A good, long, curated playlist can hit all the right spots even better than Spotify’s radio stations, but if you’re having a little trouble fleshing out your budding playlists, never fear!

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Alexa now lets you create and edit playlists with Amazon Music

Amazon’s giving users added controls for staying within its walled-garden.

Whether you have an Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Plus, or something from a third party, Amazon’s Alexa ecosystem of smart speakers is one of the best for listening to music. A lot of this is thanks to the wide array of streaming services that support Alexa, and now Amazon Music subscribers are gaining even more control over their tunes.

If you’re listening to a song on Amazon  [Read More…]

7 Google Play Music playlists to get your blood pumping while you work out

Your best workout tool isn’t a dumbbell or treadmill: it’s your music!

January is a month many of us promise to start getting back to the gym to exercise. Doing this in the dead of winter can be problematic because you really need some motivation to get out of our warm beds and trudge through the cold and ice to go avoid eye contact at the gym. Well, a good playlist can get your adrenaline up, your  [Read More…]

7 great Google Play Music holiday playlists to make the season even better

Is it really Christmas until the music starts?

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and you know what that means: break out the Christmas music!! There’s so much out there to listen to, but if you don’t have your own curated holiday mixtape, check out these public playlist on Google Play Music!

You gotta kick it off with the classics, and this aptly-named Holiday Party Playlist is a real “Now That’s What  [Read More…]

Mighty: An iPod Shuffle for your Spotify playlists, just $85.99 (Deal of the Day)

Are you a Spotify subscriber? If you’re a student, and aren’t signed up yet, you need to take advantage of the new $ 5 plan that includes Hulu, too. Assuming you are a Spotify listener, how do you go about taking your playlist with you? Phone, right? What if you could leave the phone home and […]

YouTube now redirects searches for extremist videos to curated anti-terrorism playlists

The Redirect Method is a new active stance against online extremism.

Starting today, YouTube will return results for curated anti-terrorist playlists when someone searches for hateful content. The details, from Tubefilter:

The new feature, dubbed The Redirect Method, is part of a four-prong strategy announced by Google last month to quash extremist ideologies across its platforms. The Redirect Method was developed by Jigsaw — an Alphabet subsidiary whose mission is to counter extremism, censorship, and cyber attacks  [Read More…]

Gear Up: 808 Audio wants to power your summer playlists

808 Audio is an audio brand known for releasing quality products at an affordable price. We’ve reviewed a number of products over the years and are always interested in checking out new models. As the summer season gets in full swing, it’s the time of year we find ourselves outside, riding bikes, taking walks, and […]

How to create playlists in Kodi

Use Kodi playlists to binge your favorite shows or keep the music going at your party.

Kodi is a great way to organize and enjoy all your favorite media in one convenient place. Better yet, it’s available on so many different devices, from PCs and Macs, Amazon Fire TV to Android phones and Android TV boxes.

For the sake of this guide, we’ll be focusing on Kodi for Android because we’re Android Central and that’s what we  [Read More…]

STAMP: Move music and playlists from one streaming service to another

Have you ever signed up for one streaming music service only to find out you liked your old one better? Or, maybe you are actually checking out a new one and like everything but miss your old playlists? What to do? Manually create your old collections? Switch and go back? Heck no! What you need

You can now share your Spotify songs and playlists via Facebook Messenger

Spotify users can now share their favorite songs and playlists through Facebook Messenger. The feature was integrated into the official Messenger app with zero fanfare.

According to TechCrunch:

Inside the Messenger “More” section in chat threads, all iOS and Android users will now find a Spotify option. Tap it, and they’ll be shuttled into Spotify’s app where they can “Search for something to share”. Once the select a song, artist, or playlist, they’lll be popped back  [Read More…]