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New AirPods With Noise Cancelling Features Rumored For 2019

03/11/2018, According to the rumors, Apple is said to launch a new pair of AirPods later this year. However according to new reports from Barclay analysts, the new AirPods are now rumored for a launch in 2019 and possibly with a new feature in the form of...

YouTube’s Rumored Music Service Might Not Launch This Month

03/09/2018, According to the rumors, YouTube apparently has a new music streaming service in the works that is due for a launch this month. However according to a report from Variety, it appears that the upcoming music streaming service will not be launching this...

FCA, Volkswagen Offer 6-month Apple Music Trial To New Customers

03/06/2018, Last time when cars were sold, they would come with a radio built into them and that was it. In the past customers would have to pay more to add a CD player, but these days a CD player is almost a given, but it looks like music streaming could be the way...


Future AirPods Could Come With Health Sensors Embedded In Them

03/01/2018, Right now one of the more popular ways of measuring our fitness and health is through fitness trackers and/or smartwatches. However if Apple were to have it their way, it seems that in the future your AirPods could very well come packed with health...

Spotify Finally Announces Plans To Go Public

02/28/2018, We have heard the rumors that Spotify could be planning on going public many years ago. However it seems that it is only after about 3-4 years later that those rumors have finally come true because following a report of a confidential IPO filing, Spotify...

Sony Announces The Xperia Ear Duo, Arriving This May For $280

02/26/2018, Last year at IFA 2017, Sony unveiled the Xperia Ear Open-Style Concept. As its name suggests, this was a concept device that they prototyped into a proof-of-concept. The good news is that if you liked what we saw and wouldn’t mind if it became an actual...

Samsung’s Bixby Speaker Confirmed For Launch Later This Year

02/25/2018, Last year it was rumored that Samsung wanted to toss their hat into the ring with their own smart speaker powered by Bixby. Then the rumors suggested that this was no longer the case, but late last year those rumors came back again indicating that...

Shazam For iOS Updated With New Interface, Real-Time Lyric Syncing

02/19/2018, While music-recognition app Shazam was good at doing what it was designed to do, its user interface generally left quite a bit to be desired where it felt cluttered and sometimes a bit confusing. However the good news for Shazam users is that it looks...

Bang & Olufsen Wants To Turn Your Normal Speakers Into Smart Ones

02/18/2018, These days smart speakers are on the rise, but given that the tech is still somewhat new, your options are limited. In fact for some, such as audiophiles, this might present a problem because a lot of audiophile-grade speakers and audio equipment...

Blind Listening Test Finds Sonos One Outperforms The HomePod

02/14/2018, So far based on current reviews, many have found that the HomePod speakers from Apple sound pretty good and could possibly be the best in the market right now, at least as far as smart speakers are concerned. However a recent report from Consumer Reports...

Apple Music Student Pricing Expands To New Markets

02/12/2018, For the most part, music streaming services like Apple Music, Spotify, and so on are priced similarly at around $10 a month. This is more or less the standard, although platforms like Apple Music do try to make themselves more appealing by offering...

Alexa Can Now Build Amazon Music Playlists For Users

02/08/2018, Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant can do many things. More recently we’ve seen how Amazon has updated it to allow it to send SMS, and also how celebrity Chef Gordon Ramsay can now exist on Alexa where he will “critique” your food (basically he just...

US Retailers Reportedly Looking To Phase Out CD Sales

02/04/2018, How do you purchase your music or movies these days? Given how much more convenient digital purchases are (you can buy and listen/watch it right away), it’s not surprising that more people are turning to digital versus purchasing physical copies or...

Apple Music Could Overtake Spotify In The US By This Summer

02/04/2018, As it stands Spotify is more or less at the top of the list when it comes to music streaming platforms, with the company just earlier last month boasting that they had managed to hit 70 million subscribers. However it looks like Apple Music is quickly...