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Sky announces Spotify partnership, new features for Sky Q

Tuesday 27 February 2018 | 10:47 CET | News
Sky has announced the next phase of development for the Sky Q home entertainment system, with new product features to be rolled out progressively from March. Sky Group is also announcing a partnership with music subscription service Spotify. 

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Companies: Sky / Spotify
Countries: Ireland / United Kingdom
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