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Spotify Kills Off Car View, Long Live Car Mode
Spotify Kills Off Car View, Long Live Car Mode

30 Mar 2022, 20:19 UTC / A new Car Mode is currently in development, with Spotify now letting a small set of users try it out when listening to music via Bluetooth

 
Spotify Drops Support for Pioneer and Kenwood Head Units
Spotify Drops Support for Pioneer and Kenwood Head Units

20 Mar 2022, 20:06 UTC / Launching the app from these head units is no longer possible, with users now being told to switch to Bluetooth or USB connections

 
Spotify for Android Gets a Highly Anticipated Feature First Requested 7 Years Ago
Spotify for Android Gets a Highly Anticipated Feature First Requested 7 Years Ago

6 Mar 2022, 20:06 UTC / The Android version of Spotify has recently been updated with swipe-to-queue, a feature that’s been around for a long time on iPhone

 
Spotify Suddenly Makes the App Much Harder to Use in a Car
Spotify Suddenly Makes the App Much Harder to Use in a Car

1 Dec 2021, 08:56 UTC / The company has decided to retire the Car View feature, and someone familiar with its plans says several alternatives are being explored

 
Google Killed the Best Android Auto Music App, And Now Users Can’t Even Play All Songs
Google Killed the Best Android Auto Music App, And Now Users Can’t Even Play All Songs

14 Nov 2021, 23:00 UTC / More and more users are complaining of a painful limitation in YouTube Music on Android Auto that blocks them from listening to all their songs

 
The Latest VLC Update Comes with Big News for Android Auto Users
The Latest VLC Update Comes with Big News for Android Auto Users

23 Sep 2021, 07:09 UTC / VLC comes with a completely revamped navigation system on Android Auto, making it easier to browse your existing media library

 
Two-Year-Old Android Auto Glitch May Finally Be Gone
Two-Year-Old Android Auto Glitch May Finally Be Gone

5 Aug 2021, 10:10 UTC / Several users are confirming that after installing the latest updates on their Android devices, Spotify is once again working correctly on Android Auto

 
Spotify for Android Getting a Subtle Update That Could Easily Go Unnoticed
Spotify for Android Getting a Subtle Update That Could Easily Go Unnoticed

31 Jul 2021, 18:26 UTC / Spotify has recently started testing a new mini-player design that is supposed to go live to everyone as part of an update due this summer

 
Latest Spotify Update Makes It Ridiculously Easy to Discover New Music
Latest Spotify Update Makes It Ridiculously Easy to Discover New Music

27 Jul 2021, 13:10 UTC / Spotify has announced the addition of a “What’s New” feed in the mobile app in order to allow users to be notified when the artists they follow add new content

 
Easy Fix Discovered for Long-Time Android Auto Media Nightmare
Easy Fix Discovered for Long-Time Android Auto Media Nightmare

11 Jun 2021, 03:44 UTC / Someone has discovered that simply uninstalling the most recent versions of the Google app prevents Android Auto from switching to media

 
Widespread CarPlay Glitch Causes Apple Music to Crash on Launch
Widespread CarPlay Glitch Causes Apple Music to Crash on Launch

18 May 2021, 05:24 UTC / A new bug has recently been discovered on CarPlay, with iPhone users explaining that Apple Music simply crashes at launch on iOS 14.5.1

 
Spotify’s Latest Invention Is Creepy and Must Be Stopped, Artists Warn
Spotify’s Latest Invention Is Creepy and Must Be Stopped, Artists Warn

7 May 2021, 07:28 UTC / The music industry doesn’t agree with a new technology patented by Spotify and allowing the service to recommend songs based on the emotion state

 
Android Auto Just Doesn’t Want Us to Listen to Music, Some Users Claim
Android Auto Just Doesn’t Want Us to Listen to Music, Some Users Claim

3 May 2021, 06:30 UTC / A new glitch in Android Auto causes Android Auto to automatically stop playing the music when switching to a different app on the phone

 
The Number One Android Auto and CarPlay Music App Announces a Price Increase
The Number One Android Auto and CarPlay Music App Announces a Price Increase

27 Apr 2021, 05:35 UTC / Spotify subscribers will have to pay more for the service, as all plans are becoming more expensive in Europe starting April 30

 
Spotify Hopes It Can Replace Android Auto With Its Own Media Player
Spotify Hopes It Can Replace Android Auto With Its Own Media Player

14 Apr 2021, 08:28 UTC / The company has announced Car Thing, a new device available as a limited product in the United States for Premium subscribers

 
Google Releases the Last Update for the World’s Favorite Android Auto Music App
Google Releases the Last Update for the World’s Favorite Android Auto Music App

10 Apr 2021, 14:55 UTC / The final update for Google Play Music kills the app once and for all, removing it from the app list and deleting local device data

 
Amazon Music’s Latest Update Brings an Unexpected Car Mode Interface
Amazon Music’s Latest Update Brings an Unexpected Car Mode Interface

8 Apr 2021, 07:11 UTC / Amazon has decided to update the mobile apps providing subscribers with access to Amazon Music with a dedicated car mode UI

 
New Update Resolves One of the Biggest Annoyances on Android Auto
New Update Resolves One of the Biggest Annoyances on Android Auto

5 Apr 2021, 06:05 UTC / The latest Spotify update released for Android devices resolves a problem that made it impossible to play the liked songs on Android Auto

 
Google Releases Updates to Fix Its Favorite Android Auto Music App
Google Releases Updates to Fix Its Favorite Android Auto Music App

3 Apr 2021, 06:12 UTC / New app updates published recently resolve a YouTube Music error that prevented Google Assistant from playing music on Android Auto

 
Google Reminds the World It Killed Off the Best Android Auto Music App
Google Reminds the World It Killed Off the Best Android Auto Music App

30 Mar 2021, 04:57 UTC / Google Play Music has already been retired, so the search giant has published an FAQ to detail the errors users might come across