*Dopuna* Microsoft mijenja ime Xbox Music u Groove Music?


*Dopuna* Microsoft službeno potvrdio promjenu imena XBox Music usluge u Groove Music.

Prema pisanju Paula Thurrotta, inače poznatog analitičara tech novosti, Microsoft možda namjerava preimenovati svoj Xbox Music u Groove Music. Ta možebitna promjena je uočena na novim Windowsima 10 za računala gdje se pokretanjem aplikacije Xbox Music traži “Groove Music Pass”. groove

Kako to obično biva odmah su krenule glasine o potencijalnoj kupnji servisa Groove Music te napuštanju Xbox Music servisa. Naravno, sve je to začinjeno najavom Satya Nadelle o teškim odlukama (prvi ih je osjetio Bing Maps). Ovo može i ne treba značiti ništa, jer Microsoft još nije dao nikakvo priopćenje u vezi toga. Inače aplikacija Groove Music dostupna je u Windows trgovini za preuzimanje. Mogu vam reći da do sada (što se mene tiče) bolje player aplikacije za računalo nisam vidio.

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Groove Music u Windows trgovini


Microsoft je potvrdio promjenu imena svoje usluge XBox Music u Groove Music. Evo i opcija koje Groove donosi:

The Look and Feel: Groove provides an improved experience for listening to and managing your music in Windows 10. Getting into music is faster than ever with easy-to-use menus and navigation controls that work well with both mouse/keyboard, and with familiar touch gestures on touch-screen devices. Pinch to zoom in or out of different views, drag your favorite tracks in to playlists, hover over the Taskbar icon for playback controls, or right click for contextual menus to pin an album to your Start menu. And you can also infuse your personality in to Groove – choose a light or dark theme for the app depending on your mood, or pick an accent color in Windows Settings and the Groove app makes it shine.

Accessing Your Music on your favorite devices: We’re also making it easy to access your content across your favorite devices – with built-in OneDrive integration making your favorite songs only a few clicks away. Upload all your MP3’s to OneDrive, even songs purchased from iTunes, and access them all for free with the Groove app on your Windows devices, Xbox, the web — and even on your Android phones and iPhones (coming soon).

Music and the Windows Store: You can also sign up for a Groove Music Pass subscription – a premium ad-free listening experience with no interruptions. $9.99/month or $99/year gets you complete access to stream and download music from the Windows Store —  one of the largest music catalogs on the planet with over 40 million tracks*. Subscribers can also create custom radio stations based on their favorite songs, albums and artists. If you already have an Xbox Music Pass (like me) – don’t worry! This will become Groove Music Pass and you don’t need to do anything.

Groove Music update will come through first on Windows 10 PC’s before rolling out to other devices in the coming months. Check out this information page for more on Groove.