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Spotify Comes to TiVo Premiere

Discussion in 'TiVo Premiere DVRs' started by drebbe, Dec 18, 2012.

  1. crxssi

    crxssi Veteran TiVo User

    Apr 5, 2010
    So you mean it is exactly the same as EVERY third-party TiVo "app"; Netflix, Youtube, AOL, etc. This is no surprise to me at all.
  2. popeye123

    popeye123 New Member

    Dec 17, 2010
    No Radio-No Use.
    What the hell, what a waste. Radio makes it useless.
    What are these guys on drugs? Forgot the option?
    Explain this to me?
    Stupid not to be added?
    What the f..
    What is that extra tooooooo?
    is that premium plus? Do we have to pay Tivo to add radio?
    Why bother?
    Did the executive from Blackberry do this project?
    Hey what is happening here?
    Anyone care to explain?
    Any ETA on this 2021?
  3. L David Matheny

    L David Matheny Active Member

    Jan 29, 2011
    SE Ohio
    We all have bad days. I'm having one today. More sleep might help. Try it.
  4. popeye123

    popeye123 New Member

    Dec 17, 2010
    Relax! This update has to be the stupidest addition yet!
    They did us a favor-NOT.
    Why waste my time-what a joke.
    Guess Pandora I am back to
    Pandora Rules.
    What a JOKE Tivo.
    Step up!
  5. popeye123

    popeye123 New Member

    Dec 17, 2010
    Relax-appreciate the advice, but stupidity drives me nuts.
    A useless waste of space on my menu.
    What is Tivos problem?
    This is a totally useless addition. Looks like back to Pandora!
    Pandora rules!!!
    Common sense Tivo!
  6. crxssi

    crxssi Veteran TiVo User

    Apr 5, 2010
    Chill! Conversation is nuance.
    TiVo is a DVR.
    A device that you can use.
    Why is the front black?
    That is a silly option. Resembles an elephant.
    Linux rules!!!
    Trix are for kids!
  7. Shanezam203

    Shanezam203 Member

    Jul 27, 2007
    I've been waiting for Spotify on the Tivo for some time now, I use it in moderation on my computers but not a mobile device. I may try to 30 day free trial on Premium, has any upgraded to that just because of the Tivo access?

    I like Pandora on my Tivo now, so if it is similar I may shell out the $9.99 a month.
  8. MikeAndrews

    MikeAndrews Registered abuser

    Jan 17, 2002
    Lesse ONLY
    $12.95 a month for Hulu Plus
    $9.95 a month for NetFlix
    $12.95(?) a month for Rhapsody
    $12.95 a month for Spotify
    $14.95(?) a month for VuDu
    $12.95 a month for TiVo Service
    $30 a month for Internet access

    $5.99 each "rental" for Video on Demand

  9. Shanezam203

    Shanezam203 Member

    Jul 27, 2007
    I upgraded to Premium Spotify for $10 a month, its working ok so far on my Tivo.
  10. swerver

    swerver Member

    May 18, 2012
    I tried spotify premium for a month but it didn't do anything that rhapsody doesn't already do better. As a long time rhapsody user, I see no reason to switch at this point. No slide remote support is especially painful. I really don't see why anyone would prefer spotify over rhapsody.
  11. toastie

    toastie New Member

    Jan 13, 2013
    Durham, NC
    I've been a premium Spotify user for awhile (I like listening to it via mobile in the car), so I was glad to see it in TiVo. Right off the bat, I notice that my playlists are backwards. I generally jump to my Starred list where what I want to listen to is at the top. On TiVo, I've got to page down one entry at a time through several hundred songs. I suppose I'll have to create reverse playlists just for TiVo. If anyone else is using this, do you experience the same?
  12. popeye123

    popeye123 New Member

    Dec 17, 2010
    Wow-the more I look into the Spotify Application the more useless this is!If Tivo developed the application they should be embarrassed for putting absolutely no thought into making this useable.
    It certainly looks like it is TIVOs brainchild because it does not follow the application they have on their products.
    Brought up no radio!

    What NO SHUFFLE? You have to be kidding me! Who in gods name would use this to play music. If I wanted random play since there is NO RADIO I can not. My only option is to start from my playlist and manually move to songs.

    What an idiotic way to set up this program.

    What am I the only one that finds this useless to use?
    No continuation-no variety-no nothing- no common sense with this application!!!

    Guess I will have to plug in my iphone and use Spotify with my entertainment center.
    DO NOT WASTE $9.99 to upgrade to Spotify if this is the only way to use it!
    Spotify should block this application- it hinders its marketing of "Premium" upgrade!!!!!
  13. jrtroo

    jrtroo Chill- its just TV

    Feb 4, 2008
    Go talk to Spotify. If tivo wrote it, it would work more like their core app. Same as netflix, youtube, ect.

    I find it useless too, but I find most apps useless, so I don't use them.
  14. Shanezam203

    Shanezam203 Member

    Jul 27, 2007
    Works well for me too.

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