• Spotify's Android app is crashing on users when streaming songs via Wi-Fi

    5 monthes ago - By Android Central

    A new version of the app should fix the issue soon.
    Spotify is my music streaming service of choice, as it probably is for a lot of you reading this. For many users, unfortunately, a bug with the most recent version of the Android app is making it unusable.
    On May 16, user Danalite took to the Spotify community with the following complaint -
    As of around 2 hours ago, using Spotify with wifi enabled on my android phone causes the application to lag for about 5 seconds before it crashes. If I use the app with 4g or with wifi turned off then it works just fine. I've tried the usual...
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  • Google Revamps YouTube Music, Adds YouTube Premium

    Google Revamps YouTube Music, Adds YouTube Premium

    5 monthes ago - By ExtremeTech

    These two new services replace existing Google products, and Play Music isn't even going away. Yeah, it's pretty confusing.
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  • If you want YouTube Premium, now is the time to sign up for YouTube Red

    If you want YouTube Premium, now is the time to sign up for YouTube Red

    5 monthes ago - By Android Central

    YouTube's best features are getting a price hike next week, so lock them in while you can.
    YouTube Music is coming and while there looks like there's going to be a lot of love here, one thorn in the announcement was that YouTube Red is being replaced by YouTube Premium and becoming a $2/month add-on to the new YouTube Music. Currently, YouTube Red, the current YouTube Music, and Google Play Music are all rolled into the same $10/month subscription bundle. If you've been debating YouTube Red at its current price for a while, now looks to be the time to buy.
    YouTube Red includes a bevy of...
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  • New malware will crash your PC if you try to thwart its digital coin mining

    New malware will crash your PC if you try to thwart its digital coin mining

    5 monthes ago - By Digital Trends

    New malware used by hackers to mine digital coins is now aggressively infecting PCs. It attaches itself to critical system services in Windows, thus any manual attempt to stop the mining will trigger the Blue Screen of Death.
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  • Hulu App Update Adds Faster Live TV Access, Better Suggestions

    Hulu App Update Adds Faster Live TV Access, Better Suggestions

    5 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    Hulu this week announced a bunch of new features will be rolling out to the company's Android app starting next week. While the new features do not add anything majorly new to the Hulu experience, they are all designed to speed up how users engage with the app, as well as offering a more personalized experience overall. In fact, these features have been designed with on-the-go usage in mind, and as Hulu puts it, “ just in time for summer .”
    In terms of speeding up the mobile process, Hulu is introducing a new “ lightning bolt icon ” which will now show up on the navigation bar. This...
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  • Google replaces YouTube Red with YouTube Premium video - CNET

    Google replaces YouTube Red with YouTube Premium video - CNET

    5 monthes ago - By CNET

    That's not all. A revamped version of YouTube Music is coming soon and Google Play Music will be saying goodbye.
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  • More details on new YouTube Music Premium subscription revealed

    More details on new YouTube Music Premium subscription revealed

    5 monthes ago - By PhoneDog

    After some news about the new YouTube Music streaming service came out last night, Google has now officially confirmed the news and shed a bit more light on its plans.
    YouTube Music will launch in the U.S., Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, and South Korea on Tuesday, May 22nd. It'll expand to more countries in the coming weeks, with launches planned for Austria, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.
    Pricing will start at $9.99 per month for an ad-free YouTube Music Premium experience that'll also...
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  • YouTube Music kicks YouTube Red to the curb - CNET

    5 monthes ago - By CNET

    YouTube Red is becoming YouTube Premium for $2 more a month, and Google Play Music will eventually disappear.
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  • Telenav Open-Sources Mapping Tech, Debuts $10k Contest

    5 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    Location service provider Telenav is open-sourcing its proprietary, artificial intelligence-enabled mapping technology and launching a new contest meant to promote the map-making platform. The Santa Clara, California-based company says its solution is the world's first open-source system that leverages machine learning to identify navigation features using street-level imagery, thus being a potentially highly disruptive technology. When applied to the issue of creating and enhancing map data, the platform can reduce traditional efforts by up to ten times, hence significantly cutting back...
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  • Whole Foods' new discounts for Amazon Prime members are more evidence of the death of the middle class

    Whole Foods' new discounts for Amazon Prime members are more evidence of the death of the middle class

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Whole Foods has announced it is launching new discounts for Amazon Prime members.
    The new discounts include 10% off sale items and heavier discounts on a rotating selection of weekly goods.
    The new discounts could be a way for Whole Foods to go after both low- and high-income customers at the same time as the middle class continues to shrink.
    Amazon 's new discounts at Whole Foods are about more than getting $10 off halibut steaks.
    It means Amazon is continuing to infiltrate the grocery space like never before - and it's just the tip of the iceberg.
    While Amazon immediately lowered prices...
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  • YouTube's new subscription plans are a bad deal if you just want to watch videos

    YouTube's new subscription plans are a bad deal if you just want to watch videos

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    YouTube announced two new services on Thursday that will replace its paid YouTube Red service.
    YouTube Music Premium will be a music streaming service and will compete with Spotify and Apple Music.
    YouTube Premium includes YouTube Music, as well as ad-free video and video downloads.
    But there's no option just for video-based benefits, so you'll have to pay for YouTube Music even if you only want the premium video plan.
    YouTube announced on Thursday that it's restructuring its paid YouTube Red service into two new services that are launching on May 22, including YouTube Music Premium and...
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  • DT Daily: YouTube announces Premium subscription service

    DT Daily: YouTube announces Premium subscription service

    5 monthes ago - By Digital Trends

    YouTube's ad-free subscription service, YouTube Red, is going away. In its place will be the new YouTube Premium with more exclusive original content and music, designed to compete with other streaming services.
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  • Sprint Unlimited 55+ plan is official and it's launching tomorrow

    Sprint Unlimited 55+ plan is official and it's launching tomorrow

    5 monthes ago - By PhoneDog

    Remember that rumored Sprint Unlimited 55+ plan that we heard about last month? Turns out that it's the real deal.
    Sprint will launch its new Unlimited 55+ plan tomorrow, May 18th. The plan offers two lines of unlimited talk, text, and data for $70 per month with autopay, with the first line priced at $50 and the second at $20. This plan is only available to customers who are age 55 or older.
    With the Unlimited 55+ plan, you'll get video streaming at 480p quality, music streaming at 500kbps, and streaming gaming at 2Mbps. Also included is unlimited mobile hotspot data at 3G speeds as well...
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  • YouTube revamps streaming music service

    5 monthes ago - By Phys.org

    YouTube is launching a revamped, standalone streaming music service as part of an effort to step up competition against fast-growing rivals like Spotify and Apple Music.
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  • YouTube Music, A New Music Streaming Service, Will Launch Next Week

    5 monthes ago - By Forbes

    A new music streaming service called YouTube Music has been officially announced and is due to roll out next Tuesday.
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