Spotify for Apple Watch helps you keep time with the music

Spotify for Apple Watch helps you keep time with the music

We are constantly on the go—whether bouncing between the gym, work, school, errands, or just chilling—and Spotify’s smartwatches are the tool to help keep us up to speed. Spotify is introducing a new app for the Apple Watch, giving you the ability to seamlessly access and control your favourite music and podcasts without missing a […]

Shazam for iOS offers Instagram Story integration in latest update

Shazam for iOS offers Instagram Story integration in latest update

The iOS version of Shazam, the music identification app acquired by Apple in December 2017 for $400m, has been updated to version 12.3, and now integrates with Facebook-owned Instagram, enabling users to share songs they discover on Instagram Stories. The update is the second major update to the app since Apple completed its acquisition of Shazam, […]

Rabbit Hole teams with Coldplay to launch interactive digital timeline celebrating the band’s 20-year history

Rabbit Hole teams with Coldplay to launch interactive digital timeline celebrating the band’s 20-year history

Following the recent announcement of Coldplay’s new career-spanning documentary film, ‘A Head Full Of Dreams’, design & brand consultants Rabbit Hole are unveiling a re-launch of the globally-renowned band’s interactive digital timeline, which charts Coldplay’s rise to fame, from humble beginnings in London in 1998, to their current status as one of the world’s biggest […]

Alexa or Alex? Neuroscience research reveals younger people prefer assistance from female voices

Alexa or Alex? Neuroscience research reveals younger people prefer assistance from female voices

A major study of consumers’ subconscious reactions to digitised voices has revealed a significant bias towards female voices amongst people under the age of 35. The study, which used brain imaging technology to explore the neurological response to male and female voice assistants, discovered that respondents of both genders within a younger age group found […]

Music can now be added to Facebook Stories

Music can now be added to Facebook Stories

 Music is in the air, and Facebook was in tune with the updates it revealed on Wednesday October 24: the addition of music to Facebook Stories, the expansion of its Lip Sync Live feature to pages, the addition of lyrics to Lip Sync Live and testing the ability for people to add songs to […]

Spotify celebrates International Podcast Day with major Twitter campaign

Spotify celebrates International Podcast Day with major Twitter campaign

Spotify is celebrating its growing library of podcasts on International Podcast Day on 30th September 2018 with a one-day Twitter campaign developed by media agency UM, in collaboration with creative agency Byte and tech platform Blue Robot. On 30th September, Spotify will be owning Twitter’s most premium product, First View, where the first promoted tweet […]

BETC’s General POP and Air France Music launches “Never Miss Out”

BETC’s General POP and Air France Music launches “Never Miss Out”

Air France Music is launching concert search engine “Never Miss Out“, which was developed in association with General Pop, BETC’s entertainment production entity. Is the concert by your favourite performer sold out? “Never Miss Out” allows you to find new concert dates and book tickets to go, from a selection of nearly 300 artists listed. […]

Music tech company iZotope unveils “Inspired Collaborations” for their mobile studio

Music tech company iZotope unveils “Inspired Collaborations” for their mobile studio

 Audio technology company, iZotope, has launched a new campaign to support Spire Studio, their mobile studio where users can record, edit and mix eight audio tracks, simply by using a Spire and their phone or tablet. Spire’s compact size and features make it highly portable, which sparked the focal point of the “Inspired Collaborations” […]

Spotify deepens relationship with Nielsen to offer better measurement for brands

Spotify deepens relationship with Nielsen to offer better measurement for brands

Spotify has expanded its relationship with data and measurement firm Nielsen to help brands gain a better understanding of how their ads are performing on the music streaming platform. The extended collaboration will see Nielsen Brand Effect adopted across Spotify in the US, UK, Germany, Canada, Mexico, Spain, France, Netherlands, Japan, and Australia. This will […]