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NewsBytes Briefing: Google defers 30% commission in India, and more

06 Oct 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: Google defers 30% commission in India, and more

Last night, Google deferred the enforcement of its Play Store billing policy that requires certain app developers to pay a 30% commission to the tech giant.

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple refreshes iMac, ex-Google exec gets prison term

05 Aug 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple refreshes iMac, ex-Google exec gets prison term

In the updates since last night, Apple unveiled a refreshed 27-inch iMac.

Soon, Spotify could start offering music videos

22 Jun 2020

Soon, Spotify could start offering music videos

From offers on yearly subscriptions to the ability to host group sessions, Spotify has been trying a number of features to boost its user base lately.

Music streaming wars: Spotify leads despite big growth by rivals

05 Apr 2020

Music streaming wars: Spotify leads despite big growth by rivals

Last year, the music streaming business grew by a stunning 32% year-on-year with total subscriptions reaching 358 million, according to market research firm Counterpoint Research.

YouTube likely to launch TikTok competitor 'Shorts'

02 Apr 2020

YouTube likely to launch TikTok competitor 'Shorts'

YouTube, the biggest video sharing platform in the world, is looking to take on the popular new kid on the block - TikTok.

#BugAlert: Spotify playing Google Clock alarm even after dismissing

08 Feb 2020

#BugAlert: Spotify playing Google Clock alarm even after dismissing

If you use Spotify to play your favorite tracks as a Google Clock alarm, chances are you might have encountered a weird issue lately: The re-playing of the alarms.

Nest Mini: What's new in Google's latest smart speaker?

25 Nov 2019

Nest Mini: What's new in Google's latest smart speaker?

Merely a month after its international launch, Google's latest smart speaker for homes, the Nest Mini, has debuted in the Indian market.

Taking on Spotify, YouTube Music to offer new personalized playlists

06 Oct 2019

Taking on Spotify, YouTube Music to offer new personalized playlists

Google is gradually working to make YouTube Music the go-to music service for Android users. The tech giant is upgrading the YouTube Music app by introducing new personalized playlists as it aims to take on popular rivals like Spotify and Pandora.

Google Nest Hub launched in India for Rs. 10,000

26 Aug 2019

Google Nest Hub launched in India for Rs. 10,000

Expanding its portfolio of smart devices in India, Google has launched its Nest Hub in the country for Rs. 9,999.

YouTube Music's new feature will save your mobile data

19 Jul 2019

YouTube Music's new feature will save your mobile data

YouTube Music, the Spotify competitor from streaming giant YouTube, is getting a nifty feature.

YouTube launches cheaper Student Plans for YouTube Premium: Details here

30 May 2019

YouTube launches cheaper Student Plans for YouTube Premium: Details here

In a bid to expand its services in India, YouTube has launched Student Plans for YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Premium services.

Now, Airtel ventures into video with free 'Wynk Tube' service

01 May 2019

Now, Airtel ventures into video with free 'Wynk Tube' service

In a bid to match the likes of leading streaming platforms, specifically YouTube Music and Gaana, Bharti Airtel has ventured into video content.

#SpotifyEffect: Apple Music subscription price reduced, now matches JioSaavn

05 Apr 2019

#SpotifyEffect: Apple Music subscription price reduced, now matches JioSaavn

In a major strategic move, Apple has reduced the price of its 'premium' music offering, Apple Music, in India.

JioSaavn, Gaana reduce subscription prices as Spotify, YouTube-Music enter India

03 Apr 2019

JioSaavn, Gaana reduce subscription prices as Spotify, YouTube-Music enter India

With the arrival of Spotify and YouTube Music in India, homegrown music streaming services JioSaavn and Gaana have slashed their annual subscription prices by up to 75% - a move seen to attract the country's younger audience.

Now, get JioSaavn Pro for a year at Rs. 299

23 Mar 2019

Now, get JioSaavn Pro for a year at Rs. 299

India's leading music streaming platform JioSaavn is offering its annual 'Pro' subscription plan at a massive 75% discount.

How YouTube Premium, YouTube Music compare with competitors in India

13 Mar 2019

How YouTube Premium, YouTube Music compare with competitors in India

Google has launched its popular YouTube Music, YouTube Music Premium, and YouTube Premium services in India.

If you're a music-junkie, these 5 apps are for you!

09 Jul 2018

If you're a music-junkie, these 5 apps are for you!

Music is an inexpensive but highly effective way of stress-busting.

YouTube to launch new music streaming service on May 22

17 May 2018

YouTube to launch new music streaming service on May 22

YouTube has announced that it will launch a new music streaming service called YouTube Music on May 22.

What is Google planning for 2018? Here are top predictions!

30 Dec 2017

What is Google planning for 2018? Here are top predictions!

The year 2017 has been pretty lukewarm for Google. It launched several new products/services this year, including Pixel 2 smartphones, Pixelbook, smart speakers, etc. But, most of them lacked innovation.