What do Metallica, Vampire Weekend and Frank Ocean have in common? Nothing? Maybe. However, they helped Spotify announce a number of big items yesterday including new functionalities and a surprising artist that is now available on their service. Updates at yesterday’s press conference/live stream event included stats on Spotify’s growth, and the unveiling of their new Discover… Read more »
To Point Fingers and Claim Responsibility… Or Not
Last month in Germany, the Federal Court made a ruling which moved to limit the liability of parents for their minor children’s illegal music sharing. The court’s decision stipulates that parents are not liable for the illegal music file sharing of their minor child if they have educated their children enough about the prohibition of participating… Read more »
Ladies and Gents, iTunes 11 Has Arrived
iTunes 11 is here! With a complete redesign of both the iTunes player and the iTunes store, we wanted to point out some great new features that you can use to optimize your listening and shopping experience. First, let’s start with the player itself. You will notice when you first open iTunes 11 that there… Read more »
Get Those Butts in Those Seats!
Deal sites and flash sales are here to stay and frankly we can’t get enough of them. Here’s one more to keep in mind the next time you’re looking for a great movie. Dealflicks is a new service that offers movie ticket and concession deals for 40-60% off. In an effort to combat the growing problem… Read more »
Who Let The SoundHound Out?
As I was browsing through the app store of my new smartphone, I discovered a new music app. (Yes, another one!) Most people know about Shazam, the song identification go-to app, but SoundHound may still be off your radar. SoundHound has all the extra features a luxury car would have. When tested side by side,… Read more »