Posts Tagged ‘Music’

YouTube Talk Music Streaming, Ad Removal

YouTube Talk Music Streaming, Ad Removal


YouTube is a video streaming site. This much is clear. It says it on the label, people tell you that’s what it’s for. But under the skin is another, hidden use for the site – which sees users gluing their own private playlists of copyrighted music tracks, uploaded as ‘videos’ displaying a single image accompanied …

Apple Rumoured to Unite Beats Music with iTunes

Apple Rumoured to Unite Beats Music with iTunes

With sales of music downloads on the decline, partly due to the rise in success of streaming services like Spotify, Apple is reportedly scheduling to unite Beats Music with iTunes in a hope to hinder the demise of Apple.

One of the suspected reasons for Apples interest in the company was for their music streaming …

Twitter To Get More Musical With Audio Cards

Twitter To Get More Musical With Audio Cards

After Twitter’s rumoured attempt to buy SoundCloud never happened, the social networking site has decided to partner up with the music sharing network instead. Twitter’s new Audio Cards feature combines forces with SoundCloud as well as iTunes, meaning that these new cards will appear both on your Twitter dashboard as well as on the two …

Apple Give You a Free U2 Album – Has Anyone Listened to it?

Apple Give You a Free U2 Album - Has Anyone Listened to it?

Apple aren’t having an awful lot of luck at the moment… iOS 8 having two updates pretty much straight away due to glitches, the iPhone 6 is apparently very bendy thanks to it’s slim aluminium chassis, and the sudden realisation that vast majority of people (rather unsurprisingly) do not want free U2 albums forced upon …

Phoneless Android Wear Apps Coming

Phoneless Android Wear Apps Coming

Smartwatches and other wearables usually require a paired handset in order for most of their functionality to be relevant to a user, i.e. push notifications, contacts and messages streamed from the phone to the watch face. These features are common throughout Android Wear devices, but what if someone just want to get hold of a …

Twitch to Block Copyrighted Audio

Twitch to Block Copyrighted Audio

Twitch broadcasting is probably the best way to get yourself noticed in the wide world of video game live streaming, with the service hosting thousands of popular channels that can be viewed on your PC, as well as mobile devices with iOS and Android. A recent update for the Android version which added enhanced user …

Paul McCartney Albums Available on Apple iPad App Store

Paul McCartney Albums Available on Apple iPad App Store

Paul McCartney has always been very good at rolling with the times and adjusting his approach to developing and marketing music, and at the ripe age of 72 he still has it. Following in the footsteps of other artists, McCartney has now released a number of his albums (rather than releasing them ‘all together now’) …

Google Teases New Interactive Music Video Cube

Google Teases New Interactive Music Video Cube

The Cube In Action

We’ve seen some amazing things from Google this year, such as Android Wear and the ‘Cardboard’ Virtual Reality headset, but now the company’s Creative Labs department has come up with an amazing new way to experience music videos.

This interactive music cube, which plays in your browser only when it’s the …

Android Google Search Now Supports Music Apps

Android Google Search Now Supports Music Apps

Google does make the best, most comprehensive search engine in the world. The uses of the engine and the technology behind it are staggering, from offering advertisements to indexing most of the internet for more convenient access. Therefore, it makes a lot of sense that Android customers should use Google to find the music they …

Spotify has 40 Million active monthly users with 10 million paying subscribers!

Spotify has 40 Million active monthly users with 10 million paying subscribers!

Spotify has today confirmed that has over 10 million paying subscribers globally for the music streaming service with a whopping 40 million active monthly users for non-premium service alone.

The Swedish company has announced the figures, which showcase just how big the service has got in its 6 years of activity. The service was originally …