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Apple's streaming service launches today (June 30), but how does it compare to its rival? Apple Music vs Spotify: Which is best? Spotify has created the perfect soundtrack for the next few months of sunshine. What are Spotify's 24 summer anthems? US users can now stream curated playlists and automatically generated streams. A free version of Google Play Music launches The streaming service rounds up the most-listened to dads ahead of Father's Day. Who is Spotify's most-streamed father? Feature is coming to iPhone and desktop users in the coming weeks. Sonos supports Spotify Radio on Android There's no special treatment for Apple. Taylor Swift's 1989 won't be on Apple Music Taste Rewind feature will flag up music you might like from bygone eras. Spotify becomes a music time machine Music streaming giant doubles its paying user base in the space of a year. Spotify reaches 20m paying subscribers Smartwatch owners will be able to browse and play music from their wrist. Spotify is coming to Android Wear in June This week, Spotify revamps with podcasts and videos in tow. The week's biggest tech news in pictures Amy Poehler has a new Dance Move of the Day video for Spotify, while Icona Pop will host an audio show. Amy Poehler is among Spotify's signings Spotify expands its non-music content offering with videos from the BBC and others, as well as a new Spotify Running feature. Spotify adds videos, podcasts and more Starbucks enters a multi-year deal with the world's biggest streaming service. Starbucks employees get free Spotify Music streaming giant speaks out against recent speculation. Spotify denies it's scrapping free service "Streaming's ongoing expansion will return the industry to sustainable, long-term growth," says Warner Music boss. Warner's streaming cash overtakes downloads The music streaming service criticised for "sexist" and "ageist" marketing campaign. Spotify's Mother's Day tweet sparks ire Spotify is apparently approaching masterminds on YouTube about making original video content for them. Spotify video service in the pipeline? Now you won't have to run at the speed of light to keep up with Skrillex. Adidas Go app syncs Spotify to your run If you're 42 and listening to pop music, it may be a sign of the 'musical midlife crisis'. Spotify knows when it's your midlife crisis The singer announces that his next single taken from x will be 'Photograph'. "Special" video for new Ed Sheeran single The 'Thinking Out Loud' singer is the first British artist to pass the milestone. Ed Sheeran hits 2 billion streams on Spotify Advertisers will have access to data such as age and music tastes to provide more specific adverts. Spotify to target ads according to your mood Jay Z's streaming platform partners with playlist transfer service provider Soundiiz. TIDAL has a way to keep Spotify playlists After some high quality audio streaming? We've got a guide to help you choose. How does TIDAL match up to its rivals? #TIDALforALL - what is TIDAL and how is it different to Spotify? What is TIDAL? Spotify on PlayStation Music was recently made available on PS4 and PS3. Spotify is PS exclusive 'for the foreseeable' Stream the service's 30 million songs and 1.5 billion playlists while playing games. Spotify now available on PS4, PS3 Universal Music is reportedly using licence negotiations to change the way 'freemium' works. Spotify under pressure to limit free users? The singer will appear in the fourth episode of the designer's Secret Garden series. Rihanna to become new face of Dior Lana Del Rey and Ariana Grande are also included in the top 10 streamed women. Rihanna named Spotify's most streamed female The singer says putting her album on the site "doesn't feel right". Why isn't Björk's new album on Spotify? Spotify continues to phase out apps and integrate features into its desktop service. Spotify Desktop update adds song lyrics Sony is exclusively partnering with Spotify to launch PlayStation Music. Spotify coming to PS3 and PS4 Music streaming service lets users taste test songs, albums and playlists. Spotify introduces Touch Preview feature Music streaming service brings its Windows Phone app in line with iOS and Android. Spotify for Windows Phone updated The streaming service has teamed up with Dr Costas Karageorghis for the project. Spotify uses science to create gym playlists World's biggest music streaming service hit the milestone before 2014 was out. Spotify reaches 15 million subscribers Spotify believes owning the technology enables it to deliver the best experience. Spotify 'will not support Google Cast' CEO Daniel Ek says the firm needs to communicate with artists more clearly. What did Spotify learn from Taylor Swift spat? Artist's latest album has had over 430 million streams on the service this year. Who is Spotify's most streamed artist of 2014?