February 4th, 2014 by Music Ally

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A timely move given that DJ Spotify claimed the Music Hack Day 2014 prize at Midem (see above), Pacemaker has launched its iPad DJ-ing app that uses Spotify as its music source

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January 31st, 2014 by Music Ally

Research firm IDC has published its estimates for the tablet market in both the final quarter of 2013, and for the year as a whole.

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January 28th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

For all the chatter about competition from Android, Apple isn't on its uppers just yet. The company announced its latest quarterly financials last night, revealing $57.6bn of revenues and a $13.1bn net...

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January 24th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Synthesizer firm KORG has been making apps for several years now, and receiving a warm reception from musicians on the App Store. Now it's trying something a bit more ambitious: a new iPad app called...

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January 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally

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We’ve been following Finnish startup Ovelin for a couple of years now, initially impressed with its WildChords guitar-teaching iPad game.

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November 18th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge

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Here's something interesting that's only just floated onto our radar: WholeWorldBand. Released as an iPad app this week, it's part of a wider service that wants "people around the world to make music together...

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November 13th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge

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Metric are the latest musicians to find a creative partnership with Snibbe Studio, the US developer that has created innovative apps with Bjork, Passion Pit and Philip Glass in recent years. Metric Synthetica...

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November 6th, 2013 by Music Ally

We'll admit to being intrigued by new iPad app Music Town, which launched yesterday: it looks like SimCity, but acts like a musi discovery service.

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October 28th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge

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Apple has announced its latest quarterly financial results, for its fiscal 2013 fourth quarter ending September 28. Revenues were up 4.2% year-on-year to $37.5bn, while the company's net profit dropped...

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