The Spotify app is officially available on Xbox One

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Microsoft have announced that another huge update is coming to the Xbox One that'll once again change the dashboard with more customisation options. The controller now works quicker for the user when it comes to switching sections.

Spotify will be available today on Xbox One in 34 markets across the globe.

Regardless, Spotify's here to stay on Xbox and while that probably doesn't spell the end of the console cold war, it's one step on the path of reconciliation.

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On the home screen, players will be able to see their most recently played games along with hints, suggestions and advertisements. "Sign-in, Achievements, multiplayer (including parties, Looking for Group, and tournaments), people, Home and recent, messages, broadcasts and captures, and a new action center (including settings) also each have their own tab in the new guide". Players will also be able to customize their home pages using the custom "Content blocks". Microsoft has also updated Clubs, Profiles and Game Hubs to make them more dynamic, and is improving Club discovery, allowing you to quickly view your Clubs and search for new ones to join.

The new UX with Fluent Design System will give gamers a "new look and feel", further enhancing the various translucency effects. You can pin games and friends to home, and you can move the whole block of content up or down. Spotify and Xbox One are both known quantities, so this is largely a case of "two great tastes taste great together (finally)". We'll be introducing plenty of new features in the coming months across Xbox One, Windows 10 PC, Mixer, and mobile devices created to make your gaming experiences all about you.

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