Ever since YouTube Red’s launch, a subscription to that service would get you a Google Play Music sub and vice versa. Soon, though, users will just have one service.
Lyor Cohen, YouTube’s head of music, has confirmed that Google Play Music and YouTube Red will merge. “The important thing is combining ... Read More »
The Google Play Music app for both Android and iOS is getting a very useful new feature. Searching for music generally meant having to wait for the results to load then selecting one to play it. When you’re searching for something specific, it was a bit convoluted.
The new feature adds ... Read More »
Back in June after the Samsung Galaxy S8 arrived on the scene, Google announced that Play Music would launch an exclusive feature for S8 called New Release Radio. It offers daily updates and new music for the listener to enjoy with each refresh. Now the exclusive window has come to an end.
Today Google officially announced ... Read More »
Google Home users, your little device is about to get a bit better.
Google has confirmed that it’s now updating Google Home to enable playback of uploaded and purchased music on Google Play Music. Simply ask Google Assistant to play ... Read More »
Many users are reporting that the latest update to Google Play Music has broken the app. Version 7.9.4920 rolled out last night and is now causing the app to crash when playing over Bluetooth.
When trying to play music through a Bluetooth device, many users report that the app is force closing. ... Read More »
Earlier this year it was confirmed that Google Play Music would be the default music player for Samsung’s newest flagship phones, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Now, Galaxy S8 owners will get an exclusive feature to go along with their standard music player, as long as they’re subscribing to the ... Read More »
The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ from Samsung launch today, and to celebrate the launch, Google and Samsung have a special announcement.
Google is teaming up with Samsung on Google Play Music. Specifically, Play Music will be the default music app on new Samsung-branded smartphones and tablets across the globe. Google ... Read More »
Some Google Home users have noticed that the device will stop playing music all of a sudden. Playback of music never lasts long, sometimes cutting out in just a few songs. Unfortunately, this bug has bitten me, too.
Quite a few people are affected and Google has acknowledged the issue. Sadly, there ... Read More »
The latest update to the Google Play Music app for Android didn’t introduce any major features, but new code inside the app hints at a future one. There’s a string of code referencing an autoplay feature that will “Automatically start music when you open the app.”
There are also references to more quality control, like audio ... Read More »
Google is now offering a longer free trial for Google Play Music than usual. You can try the service for free for four months, which includes the unlimited music streaming as well as offline and ad-free YouTube courtesy of the YouTube Red subscription you get with it.
The deal should only be valid to new customers ... Read More »