24 hour programming people

Love programming competitions? Who doesn’t? This weekend is a big one with the world championship in 24-hour programming being decided in Budapest, Hungary. Taking part are 30 three person teams, that competed in an online competition back in March to qualify. Three of the teams come from KTH in Stockholm and are sponsored by Spotify […]

Spotify – the next generation

This morning we’re really excited to announce a major evolution of Spotify. Today we begin rolling out Spotify version 0.4.3 which includes the largest feature upgrade since our launch in late 2008. To kick it off we’ve added a number of social features, centered on a fully editable Spotify music profile, with the ability to […]

A selection of playlists for April

This is the second post in our series of playlists courtesy of ShareMyPlaylists.com. You can check out our March post and thousands more playlists at ShareMyPlaylists.com. The Soundtrack to March 2010 This is a playlist brimming with absolute class. It is so full of quality music that it is hard to know where exactly to […]

Get closer to Metric with Spotify

Spotify is very excited to be supporting Canadian rock band Metric with a campaign to bring the band to a wider audience. The band has enjoyed unprecedented success with their self-released album campaign in North America and they are now preparing to take the UK by storm. Check out the deluxe version of their latest […]

Music Hack Day: Good bye Stockholm, hello Amsterdam

Remember the Music Hack Day in Stockholm back in February? We sure do, and that’s why we’re happy to announce that we’re going to Amsterdam to participate at the upcoming Music Hack Day during April 24th & 25th. If everything goes according to plans, we’ll announce some updates to our libspotify library during the event. […]

Spotify Premium, Science Of Fear remixes

Australian rock band, The Temper Trap, had a breakout year in 2009 with the release of their debut album, Conditions. As they are about to embark on a UK this spring they are releasing the hotly anticipated remix edition of the single, Science Of Fear. Starting today, Spotify Premium users can listen to the remixes […]

Spotify community award winners announced

Back in February we mentioned the Spotify community awards initiative being run by Afront over at the The Pansentient League blog. After a month of voting the results are in and the winners have been announced. Big congrats to Spotibot for taking ‘Best Overall’ category and to all the other winners as well. It’s really […]

Spotify for iPhone v0.4.1 now available

Spotify for iPhone v0.4.1, which addresses a number of critical issues that some users experienced with the previous update, is now available in the App store. This update should help users who experienced problems connecting over certain Wi-Fi networks and allow users to turn off iPod integration which was causing Spotify to crash in certain […]

Spotify for iPhone v0.4.1 to fix critical issues

Some serious but rare bugs waited until the new version was out to the general public before showing themselves – despite every effort from our quality assurance team to ensure this doesn’t happen. We’ve identified most of these bugs and we’re going to submit a fix to Apple shortly for approval so hopefully we can […]