Tag Archives: Music

iRig Pro audio interface for iOS and Mac announced

Many musicians know all to well that when it comes to audio interfaces, you are often forced to choose between full functionality and portability. However, IK Multimedia is looking to change all of that with its brand new iRig Pro, a compact audio interface that will work with both iOS and Mac devices. The portable interface will allow musicians,…

Spotify Connect – the new way to AirPlay

Spotify has just announced a brand new streaming service, Spotify Connect, due for release before the end of this year. Spotify Connect is designed to give you “effortless control” over your home audio, in a way that builds on Apple’s AirPlay feature. Unlike AirPlay, Spotify Connect will stream music to your Wi-Fi speakers at home directly from its…

Pandora lifting mobile limit to compete with iTunes Radio

In March of this year, Pandora introduced a new limit on free listening on mobile devices. The new limit allowed users to only listen to 40 hours of music per month while on mobile devices. While this cap wouldn’t be reached my most users, it still capped Pandora’s heaviest users and forced them to find other ways to listen to their music. At the time,…

Apple to expand Affiliate Program by partnering with PHG

Today, Apple officially announced that its Affiliate Program will soon be changing and expanding as the Cupertino company has partnered with Performance Horizon Group in an effort to expand the program to other countries. This new change will affect members of the Affiliate Program in over 100 countries including the US, Canada, Mexico, Australia, and…

Twitter #music updated with new discovery and library scanning features

Twitter’s “Twitter #music” app has just been updated to version 1.2, and has brought with it a few new features, including that will allow it to scan your music library to offer more personalized suggestions. Another thing added was localizations for a ton of new places, (12 according tot eh change log). Here is the full change log: What’s New in Version…

New Apple TV beta finally adds ability to purchase iTunes music

This is something that has been mysteriously missing from the Apple TV ever since its release in the original silver form a few years ago: purchasing music from iTunes. It makes sense, doesn’t it? You can access your entire iTunes library from the device, why not have the ability to actually buy content from it as well? You can already buy movies, TV shows,…

Twitter #music updated, includes new genre feature, bug fixes

Twitter’s #music app has officially been updated today, and it includes a big new feature. Twitter #music now includes genres to allow users to discover specific types of music, rather than having to look through all music to find certain genres. In addition to the new genre feature, #music also allows Rdio authentication to occur within the app,…