Report claims Playlists.net in talks over an acquisition
With 1m monthly users, Playlists.net has been steadily building an audience for its collection of Spotify playlists. But with playlists and curation hotter than ever within the digital music industry, could the company be...
July 8, 2014
Spotify accused of having a ‘playlist problem’ for artists
Streaming playlists – particularly on Spotify – are getting an even higher profile at the moment, thanks to changes to charts in places like the UK, and to the desire of labels to put more of their marketing efforts into...
June 26, 2014
Playlists.net buys Topsify’s Spotify playlists and prepares for mobile push in 2014
British music startup Playlists.net has acquired a collection of Spotify playlists curated by Topsify, which has more than 607,000 followers on the streaming music service. The acquisition includes the Topsify UK Top 40...
January 13, 2014
Britify website spawns Spotify playlists iPhone app
We've been fans of the Britify website for some time now: it creates Spotify playlists from the songs being played by BBC and XFM's radio stations in the UK, automatically updating them every day.
July 30, 2013
ShareMyPlaylists rebrands as Playlists.net with new Spotify app
British startup ShareMyPlaylists has a new name: Playlists.net.
June 28, 2013
ShareMyPlaylists reveals stats and charts for 2012
Spotify-focused social music site ShareMyPlaylists has published a bunch of charts for 2012, based on the playlists uploaded by its users.
December 10, 2012
Mixta.pe iPhone app builds playlists from Rdio or Spotify
New app Mixta.pe is "a digital throwback to the once ubiquitous cassette, making it simple to craft custom music mixes and share them with friends".
November 12, 2012
NoiseToys launches its Playground.fm social radio app
Playground.fm is an iOS music playlists app for people to instantly listen to a personalized selection of music from people "just like you".
October 12, 2012
1.15m downloads in 10 days for Songza iPad app
Themed playlists app Songza has become a big hit on iPad in the 10 days since its app was released for Apple's tablet.
June 19, 2012
New Google+ app allows crowd-sourced playlists
YouTube's Google+ app has received an update that let users put together playlists of YouTube videos within Google+ Hangouts.
June 15, 2012