Apple Will Let Users Gift Apple Music Subscriptions To Their Friends

While a subscription to Apple Music isn’t particularly expensive, we understand that there might be some hesitation when it comes to signing up for a subscription. That’s why Apple Music is giving users a free three-month trial to test out the service before signing up, but in case that wasn’t enough, not to worry.


Apple Music Support For Android Tablets Now Exits Beta

Designing apps for tablets is not as easy as you might think. Tablets have a larger display which means that you can’t just scale up an app for smartphones and stuff it into a tablet. However due to the way we interact with our tablets, you can’t design a UI that you would normally use on a laptop or desktop computer either.


iRig Micro Amp Makes Recording And Jamming On The Go Easier

When it comes to music recording on the go while using our mobile devices, there is a good chance that IK Multimedia’s iRig series of accessories might be what you turn to. The company has recently expanded their offerings with the launch of the iRig Micro Amp, which as its name implies is a tiny amplifier that you can take with you on the go.


Dolby Reportedly Working Music Recording App For Mobile Devices

Ideally musicians would prefer recording inside of a recording studio with more professional grade equipment and software, where one of the benefits of a studio is that usually it is better insulated in terms of sound. However according to a report from TechCrunch, Dolby is working on a mobile recording app codenamed “234” that will make recording on the go easier.


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Tinder Testing The Sharing Of Spotify Clips In Chat

Dating apps have modernized the way of dating, whereas in the past you usually would need to talk to someone to find out more about them, such as shared interests, and so on. However with dating apps, a lot of that information is readily available at a glance, where users can lists their likes, dislikes, hobbies, and so on.


Some Verizon Unlimited Plans Will Include Apple Music Subscription

Compared to buying your music a la carte, subscribing to a music streaming service can be cheaper because for around $10 a month, you will get unlimited access to songs whenever and wherever you are. However if $10 a month is a bit too dear for your liking, not to worry because Verizon might have you covered.


HomePod & iPhones Can No Longer Play Different Apple Music Separately

Since we all have different tastes, you might be listening to one particular genre, your siblings might be listening to something else, your parents something else, and so on. This is normal. However it seems that unless you were to setup a family account for Apple Music, you won’t be able to play music separately on the iPhone and HomePod.


Toto’s ‘Africa’ Will Play Perpetually In The Dessert Thanks To Solar Sound Installation

There is a popular philosophical question which goes, “If a tree falls in the forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” Now we have to take that question and make a new one which goes, “If Toto’s ‘Africa’ is playing the desert and no one is around, does it make a sound?”


Spotify Claims To Have Over 200 Million Monthly Active Users

It is safe to say that Spotify is currently leading the way in the music streaming scene. Now according to the latest figures offered up by the company, they are claiming that their streaming platform is now home to about 200 million monthly active users. They are also boasting that they have about 87 million Premium subscribers which is what we heard a couple of months ago.


Watch This Guitar Get Made From Scratch Using 1,200 Colored Pencils

There is an art form when it comes to making musical instruments, which is why certain musical instruments like violins and pianos can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars if they are made by a specific instrument maker. However while it seems that YouTuber Burls Art might not be a luthier by trade, his work is still impressive nonetheless.


Roland’s GO:PIANO Will Come With Alexa Built Into It

#CES2019 – We’ve seen Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant integrated into many things, such as speakers, headphones, cars, TVs, smartphones, and so on. However it seems that Alexa has found a new home in a gadget that not many of us might necessarily think of – and that is a musical keyboard.


Latest Spotify Update Makes It Compatible With iPhone XR, XS Max Screen Sizes

With Apple having introduced new screen sizes to the iPhones and Apple Watch back in 2018, this means that developers have to update their apps and UI elements to make it fit properly, otherwise users will be seeing the zoomed in effect which while functional, doesn’t look very good.


PayPal Now Selling A $60 Spotify Gift Card For $50

If you’re thinking about subscribing to Spotify, or if you’re already a subscriber and you’re trying to save yourself some money, then you might be interested to learn that PayPal has a Spotify gift card on sale in which for $60 in value, it is being sold for a $10 discount which means that you’ll only be paying $50 for it.


Tidal Launches Holiday Promotion, $0.99 For 3-Months Subscription

Are you thinking about signing up for a music streaming service but aren’t sure if you’re willing to commit to $10 a month? If you’re still on the fence, then you might be interested to learn that Tidal has launched a holiday promotion where they are only charging new subscribers $0.99 for a three-month subscription.