European Union charges Apple for breaking competition rules on the App Store

Apple was charged with breaking EU competition rules over the way it runs its App Store. European Commission anti-trust regulator Margrethe Vestager tweeted that “consumers are losing out”. It relates to charges brought two years ago by music streaming app Spotify which claimed that Apple was stifling innovation in that industry. Apple faces a large […]

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Spotify launches podcast for lonely pets

Spotify is bringing out a podcast and range of playlists aimed at soothing lonely pets. The Swedish audio streaming site, which has 113 million subscribers, has launched a range of “algorithmically curated”¬†pet playlists¬†and a new podcast intended to calm dogs left on their own. The playlists are based on subscribers’ own musical tastes and pet […]