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The Motley Fool
If Streaming Music Kills Digital Downloads, Apple Must Make a Huge Decision
U.S. digital album sales dropped 14.2% and digital track sales fell another 12.5% for the first quarter of 2014, according to Nielsen, following a 3.1% annual decline in 2013.
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Sprint allows freedom to carry its phones to other carriers from next year
If you have been a customer of Sprint then you sure know that you have never experienced much flexibity and there arent many options available for unlocking the SIM card slot.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Digital Game Developer
Tango Takes Its News Feed to the Next Level
The News Feed debuts with key enhancements that make it more dynamic, while giving members even more ways to express themselves.
Cult of Mac Blog
Beats Music Gives Apple 30% Of The Pie For New iPhone Subscribers
Streaming media services that want to sell subscriptions to users of their apps on the iPhone or iPad have to make a deal with the proverbial devil: if they want to sign up customers on an iOS device, they have to give Apple a 30% cut of the sale.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
iOS 8 to have long-awaited function
Apple is working on a song identification feature as a new addition to iOS 8, reports Bloomberg.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Beats Music adds in-app purchasing, more free songs
It's tough being in the digital music streaming business. Beats Music launched in January to take on a host of similar services, from the well-established Spotify to offerings from hardware manufacturers like Samsung .
Sat Apr 19, 2014
The Gigaom interview: Thievery Corporation's Rob Garza on how "we live in a streaming world"A
Thievery Corporation is a Washington DC-based duo that defined and popularized a genre of music loosely called globetronica.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Beats Bites the Bullet, and Starts Selling Subscriptions From Apple's App
Apple has a crazily powerful digital store, used by hundreds of millions of customers.
Free iPad hack supercharges 'Siri' with loads of new features
A free iPad hack supercharges " Siri " with lots of useful new features, according to an April 18 article in " PCMagazine ."
Apple has bigger plans than just song ID with Shazam deal
Apple will integrate music identification technology created by Shazam into the next version of iOS, according to a report by Bloomberg.
Apple Deals With Alpine, Pioneer Will Bring CarPlay to Older Vehicles
Apple CarPlay will arrive in select new vehicles this summer. But equipment from Alpine and Pioneer means older cars can have it, too.
The Motley Fool
Here's Why Pandora Media Inc. Is Beating Apple
The momentum name is down nearly 30% over the last month. This comes despite the fact that Pandora posted growing listener hours on a year-on-year increase in the number of active listeners and a higher share of the radio market in the U.S. for the fourth quarter.
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Supercharge Siri! Use iPhone's personal assistant to heat your...
Kate's Baywatch moment: Duchess runs on towering wedges as she joins William on Manly Beach in Sydney to meet lifeguards 'They'd rape you by the side of the hot tub.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Hack Siri To Control Spotify, A Nest, A Tesla, And Give Directions Through Google Maps
A team of University of Pennsylvania freshmen have turned Siri into the useful companion she was always meant to be.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Apple Said to Prepare Song-ID Feature for IPhone Software
The company is planning to unveil a song-discovery feature in an update of its iOS mobile software that will let users identify a song and its artist using an iPhone or iPad, said two people with knowledge of the product, who asked not to be identified because the feature isn't public.
A Phone That Will Undo Your Preconceptions About Android, If You Let It
If there's ever been a time to make a switch to Android, it's probably right now.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
With Edjing You Can Create DJ Mixes on Any Mobile Platform
If you're looking to DJ on your mobile device which app should you use? There's a pretty cool app called Pacemaker for iPad that lets you pull music from Spotify and iTunes But what if you don't have an iPad or a Spotify Premium subscription? Enter Edjing , a DJ app for tablets and phones.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
This Week's Top Downloads
Every week, we share a number of downloads for all platforms to help you get things done.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Hear the Voices of the Future in This Weekend's Playlist
We know, we know. We featured SZA a couple of weeks ago. But her album actually came out this week - and it's even better than we hoped.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
High-Definition Music Files May Be Coming to iTunes in June
Back in March we reported that Neil Young was trying to push his "PonoPlayer" to deliver "master quality digital music at the highest audio fidelity possible."