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Spotify acquires music AI startup Niland

By : CIOL Writers

Spotify has acquired an artificial intelligence-based music startup called Niland to help improve its personalization and recommendation features for users. “Niland has changed the game for how AI technology can optimise music search and recommendation capabilities and shares Spotify’s passion for surfacing

Weekend cyber-attacks include Twitter, Spotify, PayPal and others

By : CIOL Writers

How the increasingly connected world is at high risk of cyber-attacks was once again proved last weekend when hackers targeted some of the world’s most popular websites including Twitter, Paypal, Spotify and other customers of an infrastructure company in New

Amazon launches Amazon Music Unlimited to take on rivals like Apple Music and Spotify

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon.com launched its new Music streaming service, called “Amazon Music Unlimited”, offering access to millions of songs. To stay competitive in the market filled with players like Spotify and Apple Music, amazon is offering its latest product for $7.99 per

Spotify may acquire SoundCloud to expand its services

By : CIOL Writers

Spotify is currently the market leader in the music-streaming market with 40 million paying subscribers per week, whereas its arch-rival, Apple’s figure stands at 17 million. And to further strengthen that lead, Spotify is reportedly in talks with SoundCloud for

Spotify continues to lead over Apple Music with 40mn subscribers

By : CIOL Writers

Spotify, a digital music service that gives access to millions of songs, has exceeded 40 million paying subscribers, jumping from 20 million in June 2015 to 40 million today. A spokeswoman for confirmed the news after Spotify’s co-founder and Chief

Spotify’s OOO to make your out-of-office email more musical

By : CIOL Writers

Spotify has rolled out a unique service that lets you create custom playlists for contacts based on your out-of-office status. The streaming service has a feature that builds a playlist based on your destination that will appear inside the aforementioned

Apple wants to buy Jay Z’s Tidal music app

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Apple believes in delivering nothing but the best to its customers. The tech titan is reportedly in discussions with Tidal about acquiring its music streaming app, which offers exclusives and early releases from big artists like Beyonce and Kanye West,

Tech news round up

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Mark Zuckerberg has made an investment in a startup that pays young people in Africa to learn code. His Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative is leading a $24 million (£17 million) funding round in Andela. Spotify’s latest hire is a big hint that

Apple WWDC: No one is spared

By : Pratima Harigunani

SAN FRANCISCO: When people wait with bated breath for every word out of the keynote podium, and

‘Game of Thrones’ hysteria on Social Media

By : CIOL Writers 1

When the sixth series of Game of Thrones –“The Red Woman” landed officially, it was pure