Every year we like to take a fresh look at the different shortcut options available for use with the Shortcuts app on iOS and Mac devices, just to find out what’s new. We’ve found many useful shortcut options and rounded them up for Mac rumors readers.

  • internet radio search – Internet Radio Search is designed to allow you to search, select and play many Internet radio stations.
  • Play the entire current album – If you are playing a song on Apple Music and want to listen to the entire album, this is the shortcut to get it. It finds the album to which the currently playing track belongs and then plays the full album.
  • search in – Search In is a search tool for anything. When you run the shortcut, it offers a sheet of options, where you type in what you’re looking for and then you can choose to search Google, YouTube, Reddit, Instagram, Amazon, and other sources.
  • Shazam++ – Shazam++ lets you Shazam a song and then open it on your favorite music platform, giving you a quick way to listen to Shazamed content on any music service of your choice. It also provides artist, album, song information, lyrics, sharing tools, and more.
  • ipod shuffle – iPod Shuffle creates a randomly-ordered list of 100 songs that you’ve added to Apple Music over the years. You can select different time frames, such as the last year, the past two years, or the past three years.
  • radiator Redditer is a simple shortcut that lets you go directly to your favorite subreddit.
  • Built-in sounds – This shortcut plays the background sounds built into iOS devices, but you don’t need to go to the accessibility settings to access it.
  • Open the app on Apple TV 1 This simple shortcut is designed to wake up your Apple TV and launch the app you select, such as the TV app.

Do you have a favorite acronym? Let us know in the comments and we may feature it in a future video.

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