Spotify, the main competitor of Apple Music, launches Spotify Codes a way to share our music with our friends through the creation of QR codes.
say hello to Spotify Codes
as well as Spotify announced on Monday its new functionality from their website . new functionality never seen before to share our songs and playlists of music with whom we want.
the way in which this new tool works is through the creation of codes QR to be read from the mobile phone of the person to which we send that virtual file so that you hear it.
this launch has been done around the world, giving a total twist to way to share music without violating any law since to view this QR code, we redirect to playback of the song within the own Spotify app. Also available in Android and iOS, being such a compatible function between the two operating systems. “
a new way of share music
as I said before, we can share any song, artist or playlist – either own or predefined. The code shown in the lower part of the cover of such archive, whether song, artist or playlist, and read it is simple : pointing to it with the House of the person with whom we want to share music.
to be able to share music, the user must press the shortcut menu of the app to bring up the code just below the cover. That’s simple and easy.
If you want to share your song or favorite playlist with someone who is not at that time with you is very simple. By pressing on the top of the code, you can make a screenshot, being possible to share it through social networks or messaging apps.
this new initiative of Spotify music sharing is one way more visual and not as classic as it is through link. We will see if it really succeeds and its users become accustomed to this new functionality, or instead they continue to use the traditional method of share.
you are a user of Spotify or on the other hand you are a faithful supporter of Apple Music? do you think that Apple will be releasing something similar to counter Spotify? look forward to your comments.
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