Apple had recently sent out push notifications to their older members to try Apple Music once again. And now it is sending out new notifications that gives their existing Apple Music users an opportunity to gift their friends a free month of the service. This means in addition to the 3 month free trial, the new users and the returning users will get a total of 4 months free trial before paying for the service. Read More
Apple is tying to boost the user base of Apple Music by trying to lure in older customers who may have cancelled the membership at one point of time. The company has been sending out the push notifications to several of these users since the past week asking them to to get back to Apple Music and enjoy 3 months of free music streaming. Read More
Apple Music has gained almost 6 million more subscribers in he past 8 months after the company announced that the music streaming service now stands at a massive number of 56 million worldwide subscribers. The figure was close to 50 million last year, which Apple CEO Tim Cook had announced and spoke about as it was one of the biggest milestones in recent times for the company. Read More
Apple Music is expanding the “search by lyrics” feature and lyrics for a limited number of songs in more countries compared to the previous availability for users. The feature can now be accessed by users in additional countries like Germany, Ireland, South Africa, Spain, Mexico, New Zealand and France. Read More
There is a good news for all the listeners of Apple Music who always wanted to see which songs they have been listening to over the past one year. A third party App named “Music Year In Review” developed by NoiseHub will provide you all the information on your music streaming on Apple Music for 2018 and also tell you which tracks are on top of your listening history. Read More
Smart speakers have taken the market by storm and Apple does not want to lag behind by restricting Apple Music only to the HomePod speakers. The company has announced that it will be making Apple Music available on Amazon’s Echo speakers as well from December 17th. So now, Echo users will be able to command Alexa to play their favourites from Apple Music by just saying “Alexa, ask Apple Music to play…”. Read More
Spotify has always been on the top in the music streaming service with close to 70 million paying subscribers as reported earlier this year. Now, Apple Music may well be looking to surpass Spotify this summer with more and more users using the tech giant’s music service.
Sources say that Apple music has almost 36 million subscribers now compared to around 30 million from last September. Also globally, Apple is growing at a higher rate in the US with five percent a month verses Spotify’s two percent per month. Read More