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Amazon Wants To Create An Echo-Only Music Streaming Service

08/22/2016, In terms of music streaming, Amazon has their own in the form of Prime Music, although given that you would need a subscription to Amazon Prime in order to use it, it isn’t as accessible compared to say Spotify or Apple Music. We heard back in June that...

Pizza Hut Creates A Pizza Box That Doubles As Turntables

08/17/2016, When it comes to marketing fast food, what we usually get are new flavors that try to entice customers to check them out. However Pizza Hut UK seems to have taken things to the next level by creating a pizza box that actually doubles up as a pair of...

Apple Looking For Lyrics Curation Manager For Apple Music

08/16/2016, While having exclusives is no doubt a boon, having features that makes users want to stay also helps to ensure that the churn rate is low, which is what Apple appears to be doing in their search for a lyrics curation manager. This job posting was spotted...

Apple Signs Deal With Cash Money Records For Apple Music

08/16/2016, One of the ways to ensure that people hop on board any platform would be exclusives. This is why Nintendo has kept their franchises like Mario exclusive to their platforms, and why for the longest time ever, BlackBerry has also kept BBM as an exclusive,...

Japan’s Audiophiles Are Getting Personal Utility Poles Installed

08/14/2016, Audiophiles take their equipment seriously. For example there are certain headphones that only audiophiles might be able to appreciate (and justify its price tag). They also prefer certain music formats like FLAC due to it being lossless. There are even...

This Band Shot An Entire Music Video Using Prisma

08/14/2016, Prisma is the photo editing app that has taken the world by storm. Unlike other apps that simply toss on a layer to your photos, Prisma actually sends the data to its servers where it is processed by an algorithm which then applies the filter in a...

iTunes 12.5 Will Let Users ‘Dislike’ Tracks

08/08/2016, In iTunes, users can “like” tracks that they enjoy. The idea behind it is to give Apple’s algorithm a helping hand by identifying tracks that you like more actively, as opposed to the algorithm trying to figure out if you’re playing this song for...

Spotify Launches Release Radar For Personalized Playlists

08/05/2016, If there is one thing that Spotify seems to get right compared to other streaming platforms, it would be their playlists. Instead of playlists created based on genre or artist, Spotify also offers playlists for occasions, like studying, working, driving,...

Pioneer’s PLX-500 Turntables Will Digitize Your Vinyl Collection

08/03/2016, With music largely being digital these days, and the convenience of being able to fit your entire library into your pocket, it seems that the need for physical mediums of music are left mostly to collectors. Now if you are a collector of physical mediums...

Latest iTunes 12.5 Beta Should Please Classical Music Fans

08/02/2016, With contemporary music like pop, albums usually come with a bunch of songs. Sure, there might be an overarching theme to the album, but for the most part the songs can be enjoyed by themselves in any order. However for classical music, it isn’t always...

Pokemon Theme Song Sung By Original Singer Has All The Feels

07/28/2016, Pokemon has always been something of a cultural phenomenon, but with Pokemon GO it has definitely elevated the franchise to a whole new level of popularity, which is why it is understandable that ever since the game’s release, Spotify has seen a surge...

Music Streaming Service Deezer Now Available In The US

07/19/2016, The music streaming market is pretty crowded. We have the likes of Apple Music, Spotify, Tidal, and Pandora, just to name a few. However it looks like we have a new contender thrown into the mix in the form of Deezer, the 9-year old music streaming...