Music app

YouTube’s music app could control all streaming services

Streaming music is an incredibly crowded lot. There is Apple Music, Spotify, and Pandora. There is Rdio, Rhapsody and Deezer. Amazon launches a music streaming service when you sign up for Prime. But you know who is really killing him with music, a business almost so obvious you wouldn’t even know? Youtube. Think about it. […]

Music app

How much data is your music streaming app consuming?

A reader, Chris, wrote to us yesterday with a really good question about streaming music services: “… what I want to know is how do they compare in terms of data usage? How does Google’s compression compare to Pandora, or Spotify, or the Amazon player? Funky playlists and piped music are fine, but how much […]