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Spotify Rival Rdio Gets New Ubuntu App

Music streaming service Rdio recently switched from offering a free 7 day trial to a much more impressive 6 month one! In this post we look at what Rdio is and how to get the most out of it in Ubuntu...

12 February 2013

Spotify Update Brings Linux Users New Features First

Spotify are giving Linux users a taste of new features first with their latest Spotify for Linux Preview release. But before you get too excited these features aren't anything particularly game-changing - that is unless you're an avid Spotify user...

4 January 2013

How to Install Spotify on Ubuntu & Linux Mint

Learn how to install Spotify on Ubuntu and Linux Mint by adding the Spotify repository to your software sources to install the latest release on your Linux desktop.

4 January 2013

[How To] Test Spotify’s New Web Player

Spotify have launched a new web-based player for streaming music from their library. Although in beta the web-player puts 18 million tracks at your fingertips regardless of your platform or device.

16 November 2012

[How To] Fix Spotify Repo Key Change Error

Spotify have changed the key used to authenticate their Linux repository - meaning you will need to update it inorder to continue getting updates. Read on for the one command you need to fix it.

26 June 2012

Spotify For Linux Adds Tumblr Sharing, Playlist Radio Streams

A minor update to the Spotify Preview for Linux client is available to download. A handful of new features are present in the release, which was originally intended to appear at the same time as the Windows and Mac builds. Sadly, a last-minute build error pushed this back a few days - but kudos for the intention, right?

14 May 2012
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Spotify Launch ‘Play Button’ – Works with Linux Client

Music streaming service Spotify has today launched a new feature for bloggers, website owners, and any one with a plot of land on the web – the Spotify Play Button. The Spotify Play Button lets […]

11 April 2012

Spotify Launches in Germany

Music streaming service Spotify has launched in Germany. The service was previously only available in 9 countries, including France and the UK, but with Germany being the third largest music market in the world the launch is sure to be a popular one. But why not launch sooner?

13 March 2012
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Spotify for Linux Preview Gets Small Bug Fix Update

A new experimental version of Spotify for Linux Preview is available to download. This minor update brings the client upto parity with the Windows and Mac clients, as well as fixing a number of bugs and crashes.

12 March 2012
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[How To] Improve Spotify Stability With A Simple Script

Ever since Spotify for Linux gained Apps support its stability has taken a noticeable nosedive. Thankfully Benjamin Kerensa (yes, of 'FOSS Yeah' fame) has put together a short script that tempers the buggy attitude caused, says Kerensa, by 'unwanted data being left in cache or config temps'.

16 February 2012
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Spotify on Linux Beta Adds Spotify Apps

As previously announced Spotify on Linux now supports free accounts but the current stable release of the Linux client does not yet offer the newer features such as Spotify Apps. Spotify recently released a beta version […]

27 December 2011
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Spotify on Linux Works for Free Accounts, Offers 15 Million Tracks

Chances are you've heard of music streaming service Spotify. With 15 million tracks available to listen to whenever you want, support for the playback of 'local' files, and, depending on your Spotify subscription, caching of your favourite tracks and albums for offline play Spotify is a music lovers dream.

9 December 2011