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Spotify adds video clips to music service

Thursday 21 May 2015 | 09:39 CET | News
Music streaming service Spotify is adding video content for the first time. In addition to short videos, it will offer podcasts with entertainment and news content. Partners for the new content include ABC, Adult Swim, BBC, Comedy Central, Conde Nast Entertainment, ESPN, Fusion, Maker Studios, NBCUniversal, TBS, TED and Vice News. The company also announced the new content category 'Spotify Originals', with its own in-house productions. The initial content will include Running Originals, six tracks specifically designed for running that dynamically adapt to the listener's running tempo, as

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