• YouTube Music is official: packed with playlists, radio and music videos

    9 days ago - By TechRadar

    YouTube has finally revealed its grand plan for music streaming and it comes in the form of YouTube Music. This new music streaming service is set to launch 22 May, with the US, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and South Korea getting the platform first and other countries, including the UK, set to get it in the "coming weeks". But what exactly is the service? Well, it's YouTube's big music push, something that has been rumored for, well, years now and was recently said to be called YouTube Remix. According to Google, YouTube Music will be for those looking for music, not just to listen to...
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  • Google's product randomiser spits out YouTube Premium as a new music service

    Google's product randomiser spits out YouTube Premium as a new music service

    9 days ago - By The Inquirer

    Will sit alongside 74 messenger apps and 7 news portals
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  • Google announces YouTube Music and YouTube Premium

    Google announces YouTube Music and YouTube Premium

    9 days ago - By The Verge

    Google is breaking up its premium YouTube Red service into two new offerings: a YouTube Music streaming service, available either for free with ads or for $9.99 per month, and a YouTube Premium for original video content, costing $11.99 per month.
    YouTube Music is Google's most direct competitor to Spotify yet, coming with “a reimagined mobile app” and a new desktop player, both of them designed specifically for music. The YouTube advantage, argues Google, is that it will combine all the official versions of songs with access to “thousands” of related playlists, remixes, covers, live...
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  • YouTube to launch streaming service Tuesday

    YouTube to launch streaming service Tuesday

    9 days ago - By Bangkokpost

    Google's YouTube said on Wednesday it will launch a new music streaming service, YouTube Music, next week and unveil soon a premium service that will charge more for its original shows.
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  • YouTube Music streaming app and rebranded YouTube Premium are official and ‘coming soon'

    9 days ago - By Pocketnow

    YouTube Music is essentially Google's latest, purportedly greatest answer to the likes of Spotify and Apple Music, while YouTube Premium is the new name of YouTube Red, also including a Music Premium subscription.
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  • New YouTube Music streaming service launches gives access to songs unavailable elsewhere

    9 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    YouTube has announced it is launching a brand new music streaming service called YouTube Music. The new service will begin rolling out to the US, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and South Korea next week, before coming to the UK and select other territories in the coming weeks. Google's music streaming efforts have been somewhat confusing in recent years, so the introduction of YouTube Music should help streamline its product offering. We caught wind of a new service coming last year and it was meant to arrive in March, so it's only a couple of months late.
    Google wants to merge Play Music...
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  • New Nokia X6 variant TA-1103 seen raising hope of a global launch

    New Nokia X6 variant TA-1103 seen raising hope of a global launch

    9 days ago - By Nokia Power User

    Nokia X6 went official in China yesterday with much fanfare and was directly put on pre-order for a May 21 release. The variant that has gone on sale in China is TA-1099. Many Nokia fans expressed their wish to see a global launch for Nokia X6 because of its great pricing. Now, we were able...
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  • Revamped YouTube Music is Google's latest effort to take on Spotify

    Revamped YouTube Music is Google's latest effort to take on Spotify

    9 days ago - By Digital Trends

    With lots of people hitting YouTube for their music fix, it's always felt well placed to build a subscription-based music service. But up to now the company has failed to nail it. So how about another version of YouTube Music?
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  • YouTube Music is Google's new streaming service, YouTube Premium a revamped version of Red

    9 days ago - By The Mobile Indian

    YouTube Music has thousands of playlists, the official versions of millions of songs, albums, artist radio and more, in addition to all the music videos, people expect from YouTube. The company has announced that the music service is free. YouTube Music Premium is a paid membership for $9.99 per month.
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  • Google's new YouTube Music plans are here - and we're gonna pay more for what we like right now

    Google's new YouTube Music plans are here - and we're gonna pay more for what we like right now

    9 days ago - By Android Central

    YouTube is taking the reins for Google's music strategy - and it's soft launching on Tuesday.
    Google's music strategy has been fractured and confusing and falling behind for years, with Google Play Music being treated like an orange-haired stepchild, YouTube Music being ignored by some users and unheard of by the rest, and YouTube being a place where people of all kinds come to listen to music - both legitimately uploaded and not-so-much.
    Google's been amassing a new team to take on the music industry, from streaming competitors like Spotify to the record labels that control what music can...
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  • YouTube revamps its Red subscription service to offer standalone music streaming

    YouTube revamps its Red subscription service to offer standalone music streaming

    9 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Like Google's messaging focus , YouTube's efforts to spin out successful streaming and music products has felt confusing and haphazard. Now the company is simplifying and consolidating that play by decoupling the music and film components with the launch of a new service .
    YouTube Music is, as the name suggests, a music streaming service that will launch on May 22. Aimed squarely at competing with Apple Music and Spotify, it'll cost $9.99 per month following a free trial period as is standard in the industry.
    An ad-supported version will be available for free also, but it won't include...
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