Looking for an alternative to Xbox Music? We're pretty big fans of a few alternative services like Spotify and Beats Music. Earlier today Spotify was updated on Windows Phone to correct stability issues and other bug fixes. Now we're seeing an update for Beats Music on Windows Phone that not only fixes a few bugs, but adds a few useful features.
Hit up the Windows Phone Store and you'll find version 188.8.131.52 of Beats Music sitting there. Today's update adds/fixes the following:
- Find Your Friends: find and follow your Twitter & Facebook friends on Beats Music
- Improved Facebook and Twitter account management
- We've also fixed lots bugs you've reported.
- Want to get in touch with us? Gently tap "Contact Support" and email us. We dare you.
The biggest change to today's update is the ability to find and follow friends from Facebook and Twitter. Those are probably the two largest social networks in your life and Beats Music wants you to find your friends within their service. Make sure you connect you Facebook/Twitter account to your Beats Music profile to find and be found.
Why follow friends or artists or celebrities on Beats Music? To check out the latest Beats Music playlists they create. Plus, if it's an artists you'll be able to get notified when their latest albums drop.
Using Beats Music? Tell us how you like it and this update. Grab it right now and drop a comment below.
Thanks for the tips everyone!