[ gsmarena.com ] Official Spotify app coming to Apple Watch

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Official Spotify app coming to Apple Watch

Spotify currently doesn’t have an official companion app for the Apple Watch, but that’s about to soon enough. Third-party app developer Andrew Chang had created an unofficial Spotify app called “Spotty” for Apple Watch users that also supported offline playback. After 9to5Mac published a write-up of the app, it exploded in popularity, which brought it to Spotify’s attention.

Chang was contacted by the music service regarding concerns about the app’s name being too similar to “Spotify”; This led Chang to change the name to “Snowy”. Shortly after this, Chang was contacted again to be hired…