It's not clear why Spotify removed the widget, but the company seems to feel its functions are redundant. In a statement, Spotify said, "We're always bringing retired features to Spotify. We're investing our energy in new ways to create the best experience for our users." In response to users asking Spotify to restore the widget, the company wrote, "We are setting this idea to be & # 39; Not Now Now, & # 39; because it is not something we have any immediate plans to recreate it. "
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