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Loving a bunch of the metro apps, especially the sports and XBOX music apps...
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Loving a bunch of the metro apps, especially the sports and XBOX music apps...

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Has anyone worked out if xbox music is free yet or does it stop working after a time period like spotify unless you subscribe?
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Has anyone worked out if xbox music is free yet or does it stop working after a time period like spotify unless you subscribe?

Just found this mad.gif

Free for the first six months (on Windows 8)

Windows 8's free trial period is a little more generous. Like the antivirus software that comes "free" with new Windows PCs, but only lasts a few months at most, the bundled Xbox Music app will let you stream unlimited songs of your choice for all of six months. After that, you get only 10 hours per month unless you pay the subscription fee. Throughout the whole free trial, you have to listen to ads every 15 minutes.

You can't download songs unless you're a subscriber, and if it works like most other subscription services you won't be able to listen to the songs you download if you stop paying the monthly fee.
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Still a pretty convenient setup which blows iTunes out of the water imo...
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Still a pretty convenient setup which blows iTunes out of the water imo...

I do like it yep.

You cant take it with you like iTunes though (ipad, ipod, iphone) unless you have a windows phone. Also you own the music on iTunes (well sort of) unlike this service. if you were to stop paying you would lose everything. iTunes is one off payment for what you want. Swings and roundabouts!!
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I use Xbox music quite a bit because it's built into windows 8 but I must say it's just like Spotifty but I actually enjoy Spotify more becuase It's easier to use and I absolutely hate the Trailer Ads that Xbox Music has.. I can't even alt tab out of them.... Also Spotify is unlimited with commercials biggrin.gif Now it sounds like I'm pimping Spotify.. I can't wait for a dropbox app though. I refuse to download the desktop version.
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Spotify isn't unlimited unless you pay. After a few plays of your fav song, it will be greyed out and ull have to pay if you want to listen to it again. It doesn't take long before all your favourite music is locked until you upgrade. The two services are very similar
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Spotify isn't unlimited unless you pay. After a few plays of your fav song, it will be greyed out and ull have to pay if you want to listen to it again. It doesn't take long before all your favourite music is locked until you upgrade. The two services are very similar

In America it's unlimited. Which kinda sucks cause it's a UK based company...
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In America it's unlimited. Which kinda sucks cause it's a UK based company...

What!!! That's so annoying! Stupid UK music law and government haha
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Add me to the club! Installed today!


I'm having an issue with personalizing. When I go to the settings and click the personalization tab, it's clouded out so I can't do anything with it.
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