While you can still get playlists by genre or artist, Songza's unique concept of assembling playlists according to your current activity makes it a great download for music lovers.
Songza offers one of the more unusual (and most enjoyable) streaming-radio experiences we've tried.
Spotify offers a free music tier that delivers a good portion of the service's paid subscription version. And that's exactly the problem.
The company says users will find they can pick music based on the time of day, their mood, or activity.
For all the flash of Apple buying Beats, Google's purchase of Songza gives it an online music service focused on anticipatory contextual playlists -- key to an "Internet of Things" future.
Music streaming application Songza has created Mad Men-inspired playlists to coincide with the show's final season.
A new partnership means you could hear Burt Bacharach crooning in your ear when raindrops start falling on your head.
Play-Fi devices from the likes of Polk and Definitive Technology are now able to stream music over Wi-Fi using Spotify's mobile and desktop app.
That's the best deal to date for Google's unlimited-music service. What happens after three months? Let June worry about that.
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