Spotify’s New Podcast API: From Design to Launch

This week, we launched our podcasts API. This means that our new API is now open to third-party developers! Third-party apps can now connect to Spotify and manage a user’s podcast library, search our podcast catalog, or fetch detailed information about podcast shows and episodes. We’re excited to see the apps and mashups that developers […]


My Beat: Tony Jebara

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My Beat is a blog series that turns the spotlight towards technical employees across various disciplines and roles to showcase what a typical day as a Spotifier consists of. Tony joined Spotify New York last summer as VP of Engineering and Head of Machine Learning. Here, he talks us through his busy working days and […]


What the heck is Backstage anyway?

Yesterday, we released the open source version of Backstage, our homegrown developer portal. And we learned a thing or two via the feedback we received. So, I wanted to take this opportunity to further explain what we’re trying to do with Backstage — and more importantly, what we want to give to the greater engineering […]


My Beat: Per Wendin

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My Beat is a blog series that turns the spotlight towards technical employees across various disciplines and roles to showcase what a typical day as a Spotifier consists of.  Per is our Head of Patents and has worked at Spotify in Stockholm for almost three years. For him, the working day begins and ends with […]



My Beat: Dave Zolotusky

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My Beat is a blog series that turns the spotlight towards technical employees across various disciplines and roles to showcase what a typical day as a Spotifier consists of.  Dave moved to Stockholm three years ago and works for Spotify as a Senior Staff Engineer. He and his wife are now happily settled into Swedish […]


My Beat: Ajay Kalia

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My Beat is a blog series that turns the spotlight towards technical employees across various disciplines and roles to showcase what a typical day as a Spotifier consists of.  Ajay is a Group Product Manager on the Voice team and has worked in our Boston office ever since it was set up. Here, he talks […]


My Beat: Anna Smith

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My Beat is a blog series that turns the spotlight towards technical employees across various disciplines and roles to showcase what a typical day as a Spotifier consists of.  Anna started at our New York office three years ago and has recently been promoted to Staff Engineer. She and her husband live in Brooklyn and […]



My Beat: Lynn Root

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My Beat is a blog series that turns the spotlight towards technical employees across various disciplines and roles to showcase what a typical day as a Spotifier consists of.  Lynn is one of our Staff Engineers and has just celebrated her six-year anniversary at Spotify. Starting out in our San Francisco office, she later moved […]