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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 .
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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.
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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."
BlackBerry CEO: I'll kill off BlackBerry phones if they don't start making money
BlackBerry yanked its phones from T-Mobile stores after a T-Mobile ad campaign suggested customers should trade in their BlackBerry for an iPhone , but on Thursday, new BlackBerry CEO John Chen said he's not averse to snuffing out the iconic handsets completely if BlackBerry phones don't start making money once again.
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Pandora's Make-Or-Break Quarter: What Investors Need to Know
As with most issues in investing, this could be a double-edged sword for the stock.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Microsoft Targets Cars in Internet of Things Push
The software giant joins the growing list of tech companies bullish on the Internet of things by readying Windows for connected cars.
Spotify to iPhone subscribers: Drop dead
I've been a happy Spotify subscriber for quite some time, willing to pay $10 a month to stream music to my iPhone, iPad, Android devices, and Sonos music system.
Building Great Experiences into Digital Media
What is it that leads Netflix to grow revenues by 24% to $1.2 billion , or Spotify the music streaming service, to have one quarter of its 24 million customers opting to pay a $9,99 monthly subscription for its service? What is it about these digital content services that persuades consumers to pay - while many more established media and ... (more)