Five Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Streaming Music Service

[Minimize data damage] [W]hat happens when you’re in the car, or somewhere else where Wi-Fi isn’t available, and you just don’t want to suck up your data? In many music apps, you can adjust the streaming quality. Pandora, Spotify and Google Play Music all have this option within their app settings. In Spotify, “Normal” streaming is equivalent to 96 kilobits per second, “High” is 160 Kbps, and “Extreme” is 320 Kbps. – Lauren Goode, Re/code