The Google Home Mini's speaker isn't particularly robust, but you can have it play music from Spotify on a paired Bluetooth speaker or any cast-enabled device. A nice little hardware hook to sell you on a service or bit of software.
That said, the current quarter may see another dip, financially: Starting today, Spotify is giving away a Google Home Mini to the primary account holder of every Family and Premium account.
No details have been released on what would happen if you signed up for a single month, claimed a Google Home Mini, and then canceled your subscription. Why would Google work with Spotify to give out a free Google Home Mini when they've not done the same with Google Music? It's Google Assistant wherever you want it. If you have tried this method, let us know how it went in the comments.
Aamir Khan gives Shah Rukh Khan's Zero a big thumbs up
In just a few minutes from now, the trailer of Shah Rukh Khan's next, Aanand L Rai's Zero , will be unveiled. The Superstar turns 53 this year and the trailer of his upcoming film " Zero " will be launched on Friday.
Spotify said the number of paid "premium" subscribers rose to 87 million in the quarter, and it posted a first-ever profit of 43 million euros ($49 million) as a result of a tax adjustment.
Spotify is working to bring a standalone app to the Apple Watch to make it easier for users to access its music streaming service while on the move. A family account comes with up to five individual Premium accounts, with each member of the family getting their sets of playlists, stations, and favorite artists.