Google is replacing Play Music with a new service that costs the same. Reportedly launching on May 22, it’s the company’s latest effort to catch up to rivals Spotify and Apple Music.
Apps/Software May 17, 2018
Google Play Music was reported to get shut down soon after forcing all of its users to a new music streaming service. The rumored YouTube Remix service will take its place.
Apps/Software April 25, 2018
Pretty soon, YouTube Red and Google Play Music will merge into one service, Google has now confirmed. Google hopes this move could help its music streaming service attract more subscribers.
Internet July 28, 2017
Google has announced that it’s releasing Google Play Music’s New Release Radio feature for all users. Previously, the feature seemed to be positioned as an exclusive station for Samsung phones.
Apps/Software July 13, 2017
Google Play Music has launched New Release Radio, an exclusive radio station for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. The exclusivity of the feature for these smartphones, however, has been called into question.
Google June 20, 2017
New titles coming to Google Play in March include the movie 'Rogue One,' the game 'Power Rangers: Legacy Wars,' and music by Ed Sheeran.
Apps/Software March 7, 2017
New titles available in February in the Google Play Store include the mobile game ‘Fire Emblem: Heroes,’ the movie ‘Doctor Strange,’ and the book ‘Empire’s End: Aftermath.’
Apps/Software February 1, 2017
Google has revamped Google Play Music, which brings new features to the table. The new Google Play Music can update playlists automatically and users can listen to music even when they lose connection.
Internet November 14, 2016
Google Play Music and Runtastic teamed up to offer free playlists powered by the streaming service in the fitness tracking app.
Google October 7, 2016
New titles being added to the Google Play Store in October include ‘Star Trek Beyond,’ ’Sausage Party,’ ‘FIFA Mobile Soccer’ and Bon Iver’s new album.
Apps/Software October 4, 2016
Getting the latest music at the right price on a mobile device is like manna from heaven. This is why the availability of Google Play Music store in India caught the attention of users as several new products launched.
Apps/Software September 29, 2016
New titles available to download from the Google Play Store in August include the game ‘Mobius Final Fantasy,’ the soundtrack to ‘Suicide Squad’ and the movie ‘Me Before You.’
Google August 2, 2016
Google is offering free subscriptions for its Play Music and YouTube Red services in celebration of July 4. For four whole months, the bundled offer will give new users the same privileges of a paid subscription plan.
Google July 4, 2016
New content coming to the Google Play Store in July includes the mobile game ‘Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius,’ the movies ‘Angry Birds’ and ‘Batman v Superman’ and new music by Blink 182 and Jake Owen.
Internet July 1, 2016
New titles available to download from the Google Play Store in June include ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,’ Nick Jonas’ new album and ‘End of Watch’ by Stephen King.
Internet June 5, 2016
Once your free trial ends, here is how you cancel your Apple Music, Google Play Music, Tidal and Spotify accounts.
Apps/Software May 27, 2016
New titles coming to the Google Play Store in May includes the mobile game 'Skylanders Battlecast,' movie 'Zoolander 2' and Ariana Grande's 'Dangerous Woman.'
Life & Style April 28, 2016
Users of the Google Play Music service in Canada and the U.S. will be able to listen to podcasts as the feature has finally been rolled out.
Apps/Software April 22, 2016
Google Play Music will reportedly launch podcasts on its platform on Monday.
Apps/Software April 15, 2016
Google Music users can now set their own auto-playlists similar to iTunes' smart playlists after downloading this Chrome extension.
Internet April 4, 2016
There's a new podcast player coming and it's coming from Google. Podcaster Bill Simmons leaked in a tweet that the platform, announced in October 2015, will be debuting sometime this February.
Apps/Software February 4, 2016
Raumfeld announced its family of products will ship to the U.S. starting in February, with the addition of Google Cast and SoundCloud support.
Audio January 5, 2016
Three-month subscriptions on both Google Play Music and Spotify are now available at $1. With the two of them at the same price, which one is better?
Apps/Software December 23, 2015
Google Play Music will now offer a family plan that costs $14.99 for six accounts per month, with access to YouTube Red.
Apps/Software December 9, 2015
The Google-acquired music streaming service Songza announced it is shutting down next month, but will let users migrate their playlists and songs to Google Play Music.
Apps/Software December 2, 2015
Google revealed its plans to launch podcasts on Google Play Music, with a self-service portal now open for show submissions.
Internet October 27, 2015
A YouTube executive revealed the reason the company went with YouTube Red is because of the familiarity between the brand and color, and because of its reference to the red carpet.
Internet October 22, 2015
Google has held its annual hardware press event, announcing a number of new devices, including two new Nexus smartphones, a new Chromecast and a new tablet with a keyboard.
Gadgets September 29, 2015
Gone are the days where you had to listen to your parents' oldies. Google announced a new Play Music Family Plan that will help you keep your music streaming personal.
Apps/Software September 29, 2015
YouTube Red might be the new name for YouTube Music Key. Google has yet to announce what is it all about.
Apps/Software September 23, 2015
The Google Play Music update brings gapless playback over Google Cast and brings better integration for Chromecast.
Apps/Software September 18, 2015
Google Play Music recently added an ad-supported tier, but it's not available in Canada just yet. However, Canadian customers who buy a Samsung Galaxy S6 will also get a free six-month subscription to the full Google Play Music service.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 30, 2015
Apple announces that subscribers to iTunes Match will soon be able to store a massive number of 100,000 songs in iCloud. The move will coincide with the launching of iOS 9 towards the latter part of the year.
Apps/Software June 30, 2015
Google Play Music has released a free version, which will put it in direct competition with another free music streaming service, Pandora.
Internet June 24, 2015
Apple is rolling out its highly anticipated music-streaming service next week. Not to be outdone, Google has just made available a free, ad-supported version of Play Music.
Apps/Software June 23, 2015
Google Play's Unlimited All Access Music service is usually available as a free trial for one month. However, thanks to the current offer, subscribers will get 60 days of use for free.
Apps/Software May 6, 2015
YouTube may launch a subscription-based video-on-demand service that would feature unlimited videos with no ads for a set monthly fee. The service may include videos from YouTube stars under the company’s YouTube Originals banner.
Internet March 17, 2015
Apple bought Beats Music early in 2014, but to date it really hasn't done much with the service. Of course, the company is planning to do something with Beats, but what will it look like?
Internet March 7, 2015
Google has increased the limit of songs that users can upload to Google Play Music from 20,000 to 50,000. The news comes amidst growing competition in the music streaming industry.
Internet February 26, 2015
Ringing in the New Year with a new Android phone? Millions switch from iPhone to Android every year, but it can sometimes be a little difficult to sync content like music, photos and contacts between the two devices. Here is a guide on how to transfer all of those things from the iPhone to your new Android device.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 31, 2014
Smartphones are sure to sell like hotcakes this Christmas, with many people getting their first smartphone. With so many apps available, however, it can sometimes be difficult to decide which ones to download. So we're here to help.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 24, 2014
Streaming is the future of music consumption and while there are a number of music-streaming services they are all a little different. Here is a comparison of five of the top music-streaming services to help you decide which one to use once Santa delivers all that new music.
Internet December 18, 2014
T-Mobile has announced the addition of 14 new music-streaming services to its list of services users can tap without counting against data plans. The list includes Google Play Music, which is gaining ground in popularity.
Apps/Software November 24, 2014
Google launched the streaming music service Songza to enhance its music library on Google Play Music. Songza is the hit music service that allows users to select playlists based off their mood or activity.
Internet Culture October 21, 2014
Chromecast, the streaming dongle from Google, is celebrating its first anniversary. In line with this, Google revealed the dongle’s usage stats and hinted on its roadmap.
Gadgets July 26, 2014