By Claire West

According to TechCrunch Spotify's co-founder Daniel Ek is confident, stressing the company's "great relationship with Apple", and saying that its team has "stuck to Apple's developer guidelines point by point."

Streamed, European based, music service Spotify is trying to gain acceptance from Apple for them to include the application they have developed for the iphone.

Apple has already banned Google Voice applications for the iphone and ipod touch from its itunes app store and it could be that Apple sees Spotify's online jukebox as too much competition.