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Spotify testing new ‘Active Media' feature that lets users skip as many ads as they want

9 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Mac

Spotify's free ad-supported tier has been controversial in the past over concerns about how much gets paid out to artists, but the company is purportedly planning to make changes that would allow users to skip ads in which they are uninterested...
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Spotify is testing unlimited ad skipping for users on the free tier

Spotify is testing unlimited ad skipping for users on the free tier

9 monthes ago   |   By Tech Radar

One of the restrictions you have to put up with if you don't give Spotify a monthly subscription fee is having to sit through a certain number of ads while your music plays. Now the music streaming service is toying with the idea of letting users on the free tier skip these ads if they want. The idea, Spotify tells Adage , is that users only hear the advertising their actually interested in and advertisers get an audience that's more engaged with what they're trying to sell. It's potentially a win-win for all involved. "Our hypothesis is if we can use this to fuel our streaming...
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