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Amazon 100 Albums for $5 - A good way to steal business from iTunes
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 12:58 PM
There are several things that people don't like about iTunes. Probably the biggest thing is the DRM that iTunes places on all of their music, and even though it's easily removed it's still annoying. Something else that bothers me about iTunes it that they never have sales or deals on music. This is where I think places like Amazon are going to excel... Read More...
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MOG - Launches Music Streaming Service for iPhone and Android
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 12:50 PM
MOG, a music on demand service, has launched a mobile version for the iPhone and Android. The app lets you stream or download music to your phone on 3G and wifi. The service is not free of course, but only cost $9.99 a month and they are offering a three day trial of their service with no credit cards required. MOG launched last December and got pretty good reviews... Read More...
MP3Tunes – Music Locker lets you listen to your music anywhere!
Monday, July 12, 2010 12:22 PM
MP3Tunes launched in late 2005 and has progressed into a pretty robust website with 500,000 members. MP3Tunes backups your music over a period of days to what they call your music locker. You can then stream your music from any web browser and sync your music to your other computers and devices, like the iphone, android, iPad, and iPod Touch. MP3Tunes can even... Read More...
Make Any Song Swing with The Swinger
Monday, May 24, 2010 10:07 AM
Sweet Child O' Mine (Swing Version) by plamere Do you like Swing music? Wish more songs were written for swing dancing, well now you can take any some and make it into a Swing dance song with “ The Swinger ” a bit of python code from the Music Hack Day event in San Francisco. The bit of code takes a song and taking each beat and time-stretching the first... Read More...
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LALA Music Streaming Service Shutting Down! My Predictions Concerning Cloud Bases iTunes!
Friday, April 30, 2010 2:06 PM
So I went to LaLa.com this morning to listen to a band I had never heard of and they had this message up that LaLa is going to be shutting down. They are no longer going to be accepting any more users and people who already have a LaLa account can use the service until the end of the month. Apple bought LALA last year and everyone is assuming they are going to... Read More...
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Spotify Officially Coming to the US
Wednesday, March 17, 2010 11:22 AM
Spotify a very successful music streaming service over in Europe is now coming to the US. If you have never heard of Spotify it's kind of like iTunes meets internet radio. If you don't pay for a premium account you have to listen to commercials but you can pick and choose what you want to listen, anything in their library is free to listen to. You can... Read More...
Puniz indexes music, download the video and add to iTunes = Free Music
Thursday, March 04, 2010 1:37 PM
I wrote a post about how to record your system audio to get music for free and this is along the same lines. Puniz indexes music from all over the web. Most of the music is attached a video and all you have to do to add it to itunes is save the video as an MP3 and then add it to itunes. It's free music perfect for getting those popular singles and pop songs... Read More...
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Turn an Image into Music With RGB MusicLab – Windows and Mac
Wednesday, January 13, 2010 11:47 AM
Have you ever wondered what an image would sounds like of you played it? I know that sounds ridiculous right but it's a real thing and something you can do for free with a little application called RGB MusicLab for Windows and Mac. RGB MusicLab converts the RGB, Red, Green, and Blue, values of every pixel of an image and plays a 3 note harmony based on the... Read More...
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Turn iTunes into a Music Server using pulpTunes
Friday, July 03, 2009 4:00 PM
Have you ever wanted to turn your iTunes library into a music server that you could play and download your music from any computer anywhere? There is a quick and easy solution to accomplish this that will have you up and running in no time. I stumbled across a program called pulpTunes that runs on your computer and creates a web server for your music. You have... Read More...
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flute app for iphone - Ocarina app for iphone
Monday, December 08, 2008 5:12 PM
The ocarina application for the iphones allows you to play the ocarina which is a anciant flute like instrument right on your iphone. All you have to do is blow into the microphone and sound comes out the the speaker. there are four buttons on the iphone so you can change keys. The cool thing about this little application is that you can actually play music on... Read More...