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Amazon Music arrives on Google TV and Android TV
Amazon Music for Android TV & Google TV arrives in US, UK, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, India, Japan, and Australia.
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Spotify adds Mood and Genre filters to help categorize the 10,000 songs you’ve Liked
If your Liked playlist on Spotify is a potpourri of songs from genre and moods, the new filters will help find those of a particular type.
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Spotify Hi-Fi debuts as a lossless streaming tier, Spotify Clips are also coming soon
Spotify Hi-Fi will arrive later this year in a select few markets, while Spotify Clips will let artists add short videos to their playlists.
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Netflix will auto-download content you might like so that you never stop binging
Based on your watching habits, the Downloads For You feature in Netflix app will automatically download up to 5GB content for you.
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HBO Max to go global in June
HBO Max is scheduled to launch in late June in 39 territories across Latin America and the Caribbean marking its availability outside the US.
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Netflix’s new Timer feature will keep you from binge-watching to get some sleep
Timer feature on Netflix will let users set a timer for the next 15, 30 or 45 minutes before the playback stops, or until the episode ends.
Sony headphones, Amazon’s Fire TV Stick and more are on sale today
Take a look at some of Apple’s best deals on noise cancelling headphones which include the Sony Sony WH-1000XM4 and more
Netflix
Netflix will expand Shuffle Play globally so that you actually end up watching content
The upcoming feature actually picks random content from the vast Netflix library based on users’ viewing history and preference.
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Netflix might soon add support for Spatial Audio feature on AirPods Max and Pro
Netflix has reportedly been testing Spatial Audio since December, and it might be enabled for AirPods Max and AirPods Pro in spring 2021.
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Amazon launches mobile-only Prime Video for just over a dollar in India
Amazon has launched Prime Video Mobile Edition that starts as low as Rs. 89 (~ $1.22) for a period of 28 days in partnership with Airtel.
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Amazon buys podcast maker Wondery as battle against Spotify and Apple heats up
Touted to be the last independent podcast maker with a healthy revenue stream and sizeable audience, Wondery is now a part of amazon Music.
Amazon extends Spotify podcast support for Alexa devices to 11 more countries
Users in Austria, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Spain and UK can now utilize the new Alexa skill.
Samsung unveils a 110-inch MicroLED 4K TV and it ain’t cheap
Samsung’s 110-inch MicroLED TV has a bezel-less design while its audio system delivers 5.1-channel sound without any external speakers.
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HBO Max will stream 2021 slate of Warner Bros. movies on the same day as theatrical release
HBO Max will exclusively retain the films for a month, and after that, they will exit the streaming platform to continue their theatrical run.
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Amazon Music now tells you trivia and album info about songs with its X-Ray tool
X-Ray on Amazon Music will tell you trivia and details such as vocalist, writer, producer, artists behind each musical instrument, and more.
Apple Music TV
Apple revives MTV magic with a 24-hour music video channel called Apple Music TV
Apple Music TV will witness the debut of exclusive content every Friday, but it is currently limited to users in the US only.
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Amazon Fire TV gets live TV streaming in India
Apart from the Live Tab, users are also receiving a a new On Now row on the Fire TV home screen.
Spotify app now lets you search a song by its lyrics
Spotify has also introduced new weekly charts that will document the top albums and songs streamed across the globe.
Netflix
Mac users will need T2 security chip to stream Netflix in 4K
Apart from the T2 security chip, to stream Netflix in 4K, you’ll need macOS Big Sur alongside Netflix’s $16 per month Premium subscription.
Spotify makes it easier to create a collaborative playlist and check everyone’s contribution
A Collaborative Playlist on Spotify will now also show the avatar of the person who added a particular song or podcast episode.
Xbox Xcloud Game Streaming on the Surface Duo is Awesome
Today’s the day when Microsoft’s Xbox Cloud Streaming is officially available. It…
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YouTube launches its own TikTok rival called YouTube Shorts in India
YouTube Shorts should be 15 seconds or less, and there will also be an option to speed up or slow down the speed of your clips.
YouTube Music will now suggest new songs for your rad playlist
YouTube Music will offer up to seven song suggestions that users can consider adding or refresh those recommendations instantly.
Samsung announces The Premiere 4K Ultra Short Throw laser projector
The smart projector comes equipped with Samsung’s Smart TV platform
Apple launches two new radio stations and renames Beats 1 to Apple Music 1
Exclusive shows from renowned artists such as Snoop Dogg, Meghan Trainor, Lady Gaga and Carrie Underwood will debut on the two new channels.