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How To Find a Song In Seconds

08/28/2015, It is frustrating to have a song or melody stuck in your mind and you can’t seem to put your finger on its exact title or artist name. Fortunately, there are now easy ways to identify a song even if you don’t know the exact lyrics, or just know the...

Dr. Dre’s Compton Album No Longer An Apple Music Exclusive

08/23/2015, As you might have heard, a couple of weeks ago famed hip-hop producer Dr. Dre released his first album in more than a decade. Dubbed “Compton”, it was the soundtrack to the movie “Straight Outta Compton” and it was also an exclusive to Apple...

You Can Now Listen To President Obama’s Spotify Playlists

08/14/2015, While Apple might have nabbed themselves Taylor Swift, it seems that Spotify too has landed a rather big fish of their own, this time in the form of the President of the United States, Barack Obama. Yup, you read that right, it seems that if you’re a...

LG Announces Music Streaming Service Exclusive To Its Smartphones

08/12/2015, There are plenty of music streaming services at the moment. We have big names from the likes of Spotify, Apple Music, Pandora, Rdio, just to name a few, and there are even services from handset OEMs such as Samsung with their Milk Music platform, and now...

Spotify Could Limit Some Content To Its Premium Subscribers

08/10/2015, Regardless of whether you’re paying for a premium subscription or listening to the free tier on Spotify, you will have access to the same songs as everyone else. However according to a report from Digital Music News, that could change as Spotify is...

EU Rules Apple And Music Labels Didn’t Conspire To End Free Music

08/09/2015, With Apple being the size that they are, it isn’t suprising that whatever they do is met with close scrutiny. In fact you guys might recall that when Apple Music was first announced, it was later revealed that the EU wanted to take a closer look, just...

iPad Drummer Faces Off With An Actual Drummer

08/07/2015, Just like most tablets, there are a host of various musical apps available for the iPad. From simple piano layouts to complex DJ setups and for the drummer, there are also virtual drums that they can access on their devices, but how would an iPad drummer...

Iovine: Human Curation Sets Apple Music Apart From The Competition

08/06/2015, One of the unique features of Apple Music is that it relies on actual human beings to curate music. This is unlike some other streaming services out there that typically rely on algorithms to determine the kind of music you like, such as how many times...

Apple Music Manages To Nab 11 Million Trial Subscribers

08/06/2015, With Apple’s brand and reputation behind them, everything the company does is typically heralded as the next big thing, but could that be said about Apple Music? The music streaming service was launched not too long ago and now thanks to an interview...

KFC Uses Bone Conduction To Deliver Music To Restaurant Goers

08/04/2015, Sometimes you go to a cafe or a restaurant because you want to catch up with friends over a meal or a cup of coffee, however some venues think that having music playing in the background is a good idea as it adds to the atmosphere. Maybe that’s true,...

Apple Music Reportedly Hits 10m Subscribers Since Launch

07/27/2015, Apple Music is Apple’s taking on music streaming. Will it be as good as Spotify, Pandora, Rdio, and etc.? It’s a bit hard to say, but according to initial reports, it seems that Apple may have since seen about 10 million subscribers to Apple Music...

Pandora CEO Claims No Impact Felt Yet From Apple Music

07/24/2015, Due to the hype surrounding Apple’s products and services and the loyal fanbase, Apple’s product launches are typically heralded as being game changers, or disruptors of the industry, and while that might have been true in the past with certain...