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Updated “Next” music app with Throwback Thursday notifications for forgotten songs

Next is an app that offers a new way to rediscover your music library through smart playlists, and its latest update will make it even easier to remember songs you’ve forgotten over time. The app now has Throwback Thursday notifications, so you can be reminded of the songs you like every week. With Next, users […]

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Android Auto lost its best music app, got painfully slow alternative in return

Last year, Google officially ditched Google Play Music, which was arguably the most popular choice for listening to favorite tunes while driving and with Android Auto running on screen. Google’s strategy was quite simple: given its investments in YouTube Music, it was the recommended alternative to Google Play Music, so the company even provided users […]

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Music app co-founded by US multi-platinum producer and former executive at Universal will pay users up to $ 1,000 to identify potential hits

Music startup Djooky, a platform for emerging artists, has launched a new feature on its app called HitHunter that promises to pay its users cash prizes to identify potential hits. The new A&R feature follows the creation of the Djooky Music Awards in July 2020. Described as “the world’s premier global online music competition”, the […]

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Chinese Alibaba to shut down music app Xiami next month

BEIJING: The Alibaba Group will shut down its music streaming platform Xiami Music next month, a move that marks a step back from its ambitions to enter China’s entertainment industry. “Due to operational adjustments, we will be shutting down the service of Xiami Music,” the online music arm of the Chinese e-commerce giant said on […]

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Chinese Alibaba to shut down music app Xiami next month

FILE PHOTO: The Alibaba Group logo is seen at its offices in Beijing, China, January 5, 2021. REUTERS / Thomas Peter BEIJING / SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Alibaba Group will shut down its music streaming platform Xiami Music next month, a move that marks a step backwards from its ambitions to enter China’s entertainment industry. “Due […]

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Spotify is down? Massive crash as users report issues with the music app

Spotify went down with users reporting connection issues preventing them from listening to their music. The app disconnected people this morning and was unable to reconnect. Most users reported seeing a message telling them that there was a problem with their connection while signing into the app on a PC. One user reported: “Not working […]

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Facebook launches its Collab music app to the public

Facebook publicly released Collab, an experimental music creation app that first launched as an invite-only beta in May. TechCrunch reports. The app allows users to create short music videos by combining up to three independent videos. So, for example, three musicians could each play a different part of a song and combine them into a […]

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Facebook’s new music app is a fun way to play with others

Collab is an experimental music-making app from Facebook, and the company just launched it for people in the US with an iPhone or iPad. We first heard about Collab in May 2020 when the social media giant released it as an invite-only beta. Created by Facebook’s New Product Experimentation Team, Collab lets you make music […]

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Uh, this awesome sheet music app will listen to your playing and turn the pages for you.

December 8, 2020, 11:32 The new application provides access to thousands of digital musical scores. Photo: Enote A groundbreaking new app gives classical musicians access to a massive library of interactive sheet music. And soon it will also have the ability to listen to your playing and turn the pages on time. Gone are the […]

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Snapchat acquires the Voisey mobile music app

The Voisey mobile music app was purchased by Snapchat parent company, Snap Inc. Business intern was the first to report on the acquisition as terms of the deal were withheld. Currently available on iOS only, Voisey allows users to record short videos using professional vocal effects and backing tracks provided by producers. Videos are a […]

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Spotify music app rolls out standalone streaming for Apple Watch

Swedish music streaming service Spotify has started rolling out support for standalone streaming through its app for Apple Watch. The feature continues to be available in beta and is not available to all users at this time, but Spotify has confirmed the rollout of the feature, TechCrunch reports. The […]

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Pandora becomes the first third-party music app on HomePod

Photo: Adam Clark Estes / Gizmodo Earlier this year, Apple very subtly teased that third-party music services would come to the HomePod. Well folks, that time has come. The HomePod (and the new HomePod Mini) will now allow you to use another music service other than Apple Music. No, it’s not Spotify, it’s Pandora. In […]

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The number 1 Android Auto and CarPlay Music app is getting more and more expensive

Spotify is without a doubt the number one music streaming service on mobile devices and, unsurprisingly, it’s also one of the top choices when it comes to listening to music while driving. As a result, Spotify is more often than not the app of choice for Android Auto and CarPlay users, which makes sense given […]

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New YouTube feature helps separate the likes of the Music app’s video platform

YouTube Music and YouTube have many similarities, both platforms use a similar profile for their uses. Now YouTube will offer music users an option to filter liked videos from the video streaming and sharing platform. The platform has introduced a new feature that allows users to hide the YouTube videos they like. A report from […]

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Kid Cudi launches interactive live music app, Encore

Veteran rapper Kid Cudi has teamed up with longtime collaborator and writer-producer-director Ian Edelman and software engineer Jonathan Gray to launch a new “first mobile live music experience”, Encore, which allows artists to directly monetize, engage and grow their fans. . According to the announcement, Encore offers an all-new format that encourages collaboration between artists […]

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Kid Cudi to launch Encore, an interactive live music app

LOS ANGELES–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Grammy Award-winning multi-platinum artist, actor and creator Kid cudi has teamed up with a longtime collaborator and veteran Hollywood writer, producer and director Ian edelman and startup veteran and software engineer Jonathan gray in a new mobile-focused live music experience, Encore, which offers artists new ways to monetize, engage and directly […]

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Does UFC’s new music app hint at the future of subscription streaming?

How do you ensure the continued business growth of music streaming as the major players all continue to offer a user interface and a library of similar content at a standardized price? An answer to this question could be found in the proliferation of niche platforms, serving an audience of super-fans. As we’ve learned from […]

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Ne-Yo to partner with new music streaming app

To be successful in Hollywood, you need entrepreneurial tenacity similar to that of Silicon Valley. Yet although the two cities are in California, they are poles apart. The music industry is continually disrupted by new technologies pioneered by entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley. Instead of swimming against the tide, Grammy-winning R&B star Ne-Yo decided to go […]

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Ne-Yo bets on a partnership with a new music streaming app

Succeeding in Hollywood requires entrepreneurial tenacity similar to that of Silicon Valley. Yet even though both cities are in California, they are a thousand miles apart. The music industry is continuously disrupted by new technologies pioneered by Silicon Valley entrepreneurs. Instead of swimming against the tide, Grammy-winning R&B star Ne-Yo decided to jump in and […]

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Google launches YouTube Music app on Apple Watch

YouTube Music launches on Apple Watch with basic music browsing options, playback controls, streaming, and a watch face complication. As 2020 draws to a close, Google has removed its Google Play Music streaming service and improved YouTube Music. Recently, YouTube Music launched its new Apple app for YouTube Music Premium users, providing quick access to […]

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The YouTube Music app for Apple Watch is launched before Wear OS by the Google version

The YouTube Music app is now available for Apple Watch. Users can browse music collections, control playback, and select streaming options directly using the app on their Apple Watch. To use the app, users must have the latest version of YouTube Music, an Apple Watch Series 3 or higher (running watchOS 6 or higher), a […]

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Soundtrap launches “Soundtrap Capture”, a new music application for collaborative recording on the go

New user-friendly tool lets creators collaborate in real time and record high-quality sound when and where inspiration comes Soundtrap launched Soundtrap Capture, a collaborative mobile app for capturing and creating music on the go. Designed for musicians and artists, the new app is an interactive and user-friendly tool that allows creators to collaborate in real […]

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Soundtrap launches “Soundtrap Capture”, a new music app for on-the-go collaborative recording

New York, United States: Soundtrap has launched Soundtrap Capture, a collaborative mobile app for capturing and creating music on the go. Designed for musicians and artists, the new app is an interactive, user-friendly tool that lets creators collaborate in real time and record high-quality audio when and where inspiration strikes. Starting today, Soundtrap Capture […]

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Island Records and Warner Chappell sign poutyface, discovered via the Voisey music app

Are you ready for the next era of user-generated music content? Recent activity from Spotify – including a newly granted U.S. patent – suggests the company is developing a karaoke feature that could allow its users to upload their renditions of chamber songs (with or without automatic tuning). Voisey, the iOS app backed by funding […]

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Amazon Music app adds Twitch live streaming for artists

Amazon Music allows artists to deliver live concerts and other Twitch live streaming sessions right in the Amazon Music mobile app, giving them a new way to reach fans during the COVID pandemic, according to the Internet giant. More than 1,000 artists have already connected their Amazon Music accounts to Twitch, the company said. There […]

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Amazon brings Twitch live streams to its Amazon Music app – TechCrunch

Amazon is leveraging its investment in live streaming site Twitch to expand its Amazon Music service. The company announced this morning that live streams from Twitch will now be available in the Amazon Music app on iOS and Android, with the aim of enabling fans and artists to connect amid a pandemic where concerts in […]

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Amazon adds Twitch Live Streaming to its music app

Amazon is adding Twitch streaming functionality to its Music app, the company said on Tuesday. This partnership between the two sister companies will allow artists to connect live with their fans on Amazon Music. Twitch’s live streaming feature is already available on the Amazon Music app for the Android and iOS platforms. It is accessible […]

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ByteDance Resso music streaming app reaches over 3 million downloads in India

India has banned 59 Chinese-owned apps, including TikTok. But the Resso music streaming app owned by ByteDance is alive and well. The Resso music streaming social app was launched in India in March 2020 after several tests. Since then, the number of app installs has climbed to three million last month, according to data analytics […]

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How to Open Any YouTube Link in YouTube Music App « Android :: Gadget Hacks

If you love watching music videos, live concert recordings or bedroom cover songs on YouTube, then YouTube Music deserves your attention. In fact, YouTube will show a “Switch to YouTube Music” button on some music videos that opens the song in the YouTube Music app – but not always. On Android, there’s […]

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New in Apple Music app for iOS 14: Listen Now tab, endless autoplay, iPad redesign

iOS 14 brings major new features like Home screen updates, widgets, new privacy controls, and feature updates like Siri and HomeKit. But Apple has also taken the time to work on some pretty significant feature enhancements for many of its core apps. One of them is the Music app. Apple continues to aggressively compete with […]

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Atlanta-based Music App Deepr Highlights Importance of Black-Owned Music Technology During Black Music Month

“Shazam on Steroids” is how the founders of the Atlanta-based music discovery app Deepr describe their innovative platform. And with June recognized as Black Music Month in the United States, having an app that shines a light on the creators behind the music – as opposed to just performers – is one way its founders […]

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Classical music app ‘Concertino’ for Apple Music is now available for iOS

We’ve already covered Concertino here on 9to5Mac, which is an app focused on turning “Apple Music into a magical classical music jukebox”. Previously only available as a web app, Concertino is now available for iOS on the App Store. Concertino works as a third-party client for Apple Music, making it easy to find classic songs […]

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New music app offers free premium membership for nurses and doctors

Deezer, a music streaming app, thanks doctors and nurses with free and unlimited music. Starting Wednesday, May 20, the app will allow eligible doctors and nurses to listen to unlimited music, radio and podcasts on Deezer as a Premium subscriber. Three months of premium subscription will be granted to eligible staff at no cost. After […]

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Apple Music app lands on Samsung smart TVs

Apple Music has recently made its way onto more and more non-Apple platforms, including Windows, Android, and even the Amazon Echo and Sonos speakers. The Apple Music application is now innovating in new territory: smart TVs, starting with Samsung. Mentioned in this article The Apple Music app, due to debut today, will be available on […]

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Huawei Music, the service for listening to streaming music

Huawei Music is the new app for streaming music. Available on the Huawei store, it provides for the payment of a monthly subscription of 9.99 euros The Chinese giant is also making the streaming music service Huawei Music available in Europe. In Italy, the streaming platform takes the name of “Music” and offers a fairly […]

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Apple Music app lands on Samsung smart TVs

Apple Music has made its way to more and more non-Apple platforms recently, including Windows, Android, and even Amazon Echo and Sonos speakers. The Apple Music app is now breaking into new territory: smart TVs, starting with Samsung. Scheduled to debut today, the Apple Music app will be available on Samsung smart TV models from […]

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Plexamp is an awesome new music app from Plex

Plex is an incredibly popular way to organize, share, and stream all of your personal media. While the Plex app for Android is robust and perfect for streaming video content, the music player leaves a bit to be desired. Now there’s Plexamp, a new app from the company that’s just for music. Plexamp is currently […]

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Huawei takes on Spotify in Europe with Music app licensed from Universal, Sony and Warner

In China, the majority of employees at device maker Huawei are already back to work after a nationwide COVID-19 shutdown. While most of Europe’s population is currently only weeks away from its own government-imposed coronavirus quarantine, Huawei, which just reported revenue of around $ 123 billion for 2019, is not allowing the crisis to curb […]

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SoundStorming launches social music app

The new app will allow singers, songwriters and producers, among other music professionals, to connect, collaborate and promote their talent by sharing their ongoing musical ideas with a global community. SoundStorming says about nine out of 10 artists go undiscovered, so the new tool could change the way musicians and ideas are discovered. The modern […]

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MWM Raises $ 55.9 Million After Generating 400 Million Music App Downloads – TechCrunch

The publisher of popular music applications MWM has raised a financing round of 55.9 million dollars (50 million euros). Blisce / is leading the way with Idinvest Partners, Bpifrance (Large Venture fund), Aglaé Ventures and Xavier Niel. Some of MWM’s apps include edjing Mix, Beat Maker Pro, Drum Machine, Beat Snap 2, TaoMix 2, and […]

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How to Replace the Apple Music App with Something Better

Like almost all of Apple’s built-in iOS apps, the Music app is capable but difficult to use. Apple’s habit of hiding key functions behind multiple button presses is in full effect here, and it’s getting worse. Want to “heart” a piece? Previously, you could do this from the lock screen reader. Now you need to […]

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Samplr, a revolutionary music app for iPad, gets its first update in 5 years

Samplr is one of the most popular iPad music apps. You load a sample, and then you can play it and manipulate it with your fingers. It’s simple to learn, yet capable of incredibly complex and beautiful results. Unfortunately, the developer landed a job at Apple and the development of Samplr ceased. Until now. The […]

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How to Import Songs to Music App on Mac in macOS Catalina Beebom

Even though iTunes has never been my favorite piece of software from Apple, I’ve always found it to be quite good at managing my music library. Now that Apple has shut down iTunes for macOS, managing music on Mac requires a bit of a learning curve thanks to the introduction of a standalone music app. […]

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MultiTrack Recorder plugin works in almost all music applications

The 4Pockets MultiTrack Recorder plugin is an audio recording application that can be loaded into other music applications. If you’ve ever seen an app like GarageBand or Logic in action, you’ll be familiar with arranging multiple tracks on a horizontal timeline. The MultiTrack Recorder plugin offers exactly that, only it is designed to be used […]

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Farewell iTunes: How to use the Music app in macOS Catalina

iTunes has long been needed to sync and manage music and other content between your computer and iOS devices. But what started out as simple software gradually grew into a big, bloated, buggy application that struggled with too many features for its own good. For macOS Catalina, Apple finally got the message and ditched iTunes […]

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Android proposes to replace the Google Play music app with YouTube Music

Google wants to make YouTube the default audio app on Android in hopes of increasing its chances of competing with Spotify. Currently the default Android audio app is Google Play Music, which tries to get users to switch to Google’s subscription streaming service, but doesn’t do a very good job and is mostly used as […]

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New cause-based music app SingleServ turns streams into charitable donations

In the growing music streaming space, a new player has emerged – and he’s putting a philanthropic spin on the old formula. SingleServ, a one-of-a-kind streaming service that lets artists use their music to benefit causes they care about, officially launched on the Apple App Store on Wednesday, August 14. Co-founded by a music producer […]

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Spotify launches free music streaming app called Stations in US

Spotify has long been known for its subscription music service. Spotify has now released a new app on iOS called Stations which will give users access to curated music stations. You’ll even be able to access Spotify stations for free as long as you don’t mind ad breaks in your music. Or you can listen […]

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Spotify vs YouTube Music App Streaming India: Price, Variety, Features

Both apps are available on mobile and desktop, unsurprisingly. Spotify has definitely gone brave with its design, suited to a green and black design code. Text on titles/albums is easily readable and there is an attractive look on album covers across the app. This is an app that knows its way among users, who have […]

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Univision’s Uforia Music App Now Powered by Napster

Univision is set to announce to SXSW today that it has partnered with Napster to bring more music streaming choices to its revamped Uforia app. In addition to live broadcasts from Univision’s 58 local radio stations, the app now offers users hundreds of playlists based on Napster’s 40 million song catalog. “Univision was a pioneer […]

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Choose your favorite music app based on this quick scan

The world’s most popular music streaming app Spotify has added more than a million users in India in less than a week since its launch. But the app faces fierce competition from existing music streaming platforms like Apple Music. Spotify offers a wide range of music and also offers an option to try the premium […]

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How to use your favorite music app in Google Maps

Using your phone to navigate and listen to music while driving are two common activities, but each app requires your full attention. It is distracting, dangerous, and in many states, illegal to play on your phone while driving. To save you from having to swap apps just to switch music, Google has added a new […]

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TREBEL Music App Provides Free Offline Music to Listeners

Spotify, Apple Music, SoundCloud, Pandora. As students choose from a wave of convenient music streaming sites, users seek a balance between convenience and affordability. Digital music is becoming more and more accessible, but the best selections – unless you’re a paid subscriber – come with loud ads that disrupt the flow of streaming music. Grace […]

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Spotify is the best music streaming app [Cult of Mac’s Essential iOS Apps #39]

Music streaming has revolutionized the way we listen to music on the go. Starting with streaming radio and rapidly evolving to carry millions of songs in your pocket (thanks to cellular data), streaming services have enabled incredible access and discovery of great music. With Spotify, you can enjoy your favorites and discover new, quality music […]

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Google’s YouTube Music app now available in 17 countries

YouTube Music is the last streaming service you didn’t know you needed. Google Tired of alternating between watching music videos on the YouTube app and listening to audio on the music streaming service of your choice? Google thinks it has what you need. The company launched YouTube Music on Monday, a subscription service that serves […]

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AT Player is a free, feature-packed music app that lets you listen to music on YouTube, play your library offline, and discover new tracks [Sponsored Post]

AT Player is a completely free application that will make your mobile music experience more enjoyable. It has two sets of related features, depending on your habits. If you have a local music library, this is a top-notch player with extensive playlist support, equalizer, lyric search, and more. If you like to stream music for […]

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Amazon Music’s app adds hands-free listening, courtesy of Alexa – TechCrunch

In September, Amazon announced that it was adding Alexa voice control support to its Amazon Music app for iOS and Android. However, it was implemented as a tap-to-talk feature – something that didn’t quite match the hands-free voice control experience that Alexa is known for. Today, Amazon is addressing this issue by rolling out hands-free […]

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Best music app of the week: Tidal (it’s free)

Your brand new Christmas iPhone or Galaxy S8 or Android of any sort is about to get a little happier. Although I don’t recommend any music service above another, normally due to my inability to tell the whole thing apart, today I am reporting a rare situation with the service called Tidal. The Tidal team […]

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Your favorite music app sounds better than you think

Image: Alex Cranz / Gizmodo Chances are you’ve signed up for at least a streaming service—But are you getting the most out of the best music quality on offer? Quickly auditing your apps can boost both streaming and download speeds, so you’re always assured of the highest fidelity sound flowing from your expensive headphones to […]

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New Apple Music App for Your Own Backup Group

Apple’s Music Memos brings group instant backup to the app Apple’s new music memos deliver instant bass and drums in an app for guitarists and pianists. Jefferson Graham presents the revolutionary app. USA TODAY MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif .– Everyone wants their own backing band, right? Apple’s new Music Memos app, released Wednesday, can do just […]

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YouTube’s music app could control all streaming services

Streaming music is an incredibly crowded lot. There is Apple Music, Spotify, and Pandora. There is Rdio, Rhapsody and Deezer. Amazon launches a music streaming service when you sign up for Prime. But you know who is really killing him with music, a business almost so obvious you wouldn’t even know? Youtube. Think about it. […]

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Forget GarageBand, SoundTrap is a music app for everyone

The past week has been dominated by Apple Music news, but how about making songs rather than just listening to them? GarageBand is awesome software – unlike its perennially frustrating cousin iTunes – that makes songwriting on iOS and OS X really easy. But the problem is, it’s an Apple-only affair. Soundtrap is a new […]

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How much data is your music streaming app consuming?

A reader, Chris, wrote to us yesterday with a really good question about streaming music services: “… what I want to know is how do they compare in terms of data usage? How does Google’s compression compare to Pandora, or Spotify, or the Amazon player? Funky playlists and piped music are fine, but how much […]

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Meet Max Mathews, inventor of the first music app

When we jam to fast beats like Lady Gaga or Daft Punk, it’s hard to believe that 50 years ago it took hours for a computer to record seconds of music. Max Mathews would know. The former Bell Labs researcher wrote the first computer sound generation program, called MUSIC, in 1957. He claims that digital […]