Spotify and Music
Spotify is a service that allows the user to choose from a variety of songs and create and listen to playlists. Spotify can be used as a free service, but there is also a pay service available for those who want to avoid advertisements. Spotify will try to determine your preferences and create playlists especially for your tastes based on your previous music choices.
Pandora and Music
Pandora is online radio that can be personalized for each user’s preferences. Users can choose specific types of music or artists to add to their radio stations. Pandora keeps track of user’s preferences and will attempt to play songs that the user wants to hear. Users can skip songs that don’t interest them, but they are only allowed a certain number of skips per station and per day.
ITunes and Music
ITunes is Apple’s software for downloading and buying music. Many people prefer to use ITunes because it was created by Apple. It is also fairly easy to use and is good for someone who may be intimidated by technology or by computer software. ITunes can be a problem if you are attempting to use music files that are not in the Apple format.