The music streaming wars are heating up and the two companies that are at the front lines are Apple and Spotify. Apple Music is a new contender and has fewer subscribers than Spotify, but given the massive user-base of Apple devices and their billions of dollars to throw around, it’s likely that Apple Music will start to eat away at Spotify over time. But is Apple Music any good? Things working in its favor is that it works flawlessly with all Apple devices and is integrated into the new Apple TV. It’s also got Beats 1 Radio, which is a surprisingly good (and free) radio station for music discovery. Apple Music also has the edge over Spotify when it comes to curated playlists. However, Spotify’s shining light is its “Discover Weekly” feature that is amazingly good at understanding a user’s musical tastes and serving them up with songs that really are new and delightful. Only time will tell how each service continues to evolve, but competition will be good for both companies.
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