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Apple’s last financial quarter: 33.8m iPhones, 14.1m iPads and $37.5bn revenues

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 8.5% to $7.5bn. Apple...
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Musicsoft Arts launches DJ Mixer for Spotify iPad app

There's a growing number of polished DJing apps for Apple's iPad, but they all rely on music stored on the device.
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Liveblog: Apple unveils iPad Air and new iPad mini

Apple is holding its second new-hardware event of the Autumn tonight, following its recent iPhone 5c and 5s launch. Tonight, new iPads are on the agenda, although we're expecting some other devices (new MacBooks?), software...
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Tablets now used by a third of all Brits

The rise of tablets continues, certainly in the UK.
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Shapes Music iPad app gets fans playing along with music videos

Every so often, a music app pops up from nowhere on the App Store to intrigue us. Shapes Music is the latest. Launched by a US startup of the same name, it's an app to "play along with thousands of music videos and learn...
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Cotracks iPad app is a tool for electronic musical collaboration

We've seen hundreds of music-making apps for iPad since the device launched in 2010, but Cotracks puts an interesting spin on the category. It's described as "a collaborative music studio for teamwork on a single iPad",...
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Android storming ahead in smartphone market with 79% sales share

Gartner published its latest smartphone market figures yesterday, and they're notable because they cover sales to 'end users' – actual people, rather than shipments to retailers and operators. The research has been making...
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Apple has bought its own video discovery app, Matcha

No music angle here, but an interesting insight into Apple's growing 'hobby' around TV and video content.
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Apple financials reveal iTunes Store’s $4.3bn quarter

Apple announced its latest quarterly financial results last night, beating analyst predictions with $35.3bn of revenues and a $6.9bn net profit. This time last year, those figures were $35bn of revenues and $8.8bn of net...
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App pricing stats spell caution for album-app excitement

Having written about Bjork's Biophilia, Lady Gaga's ARTPOP and other album-as-app projects, we regularly get asked to comment for media stories about whether 'album apps are the future for music'. As much as we're interested...
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Shazam revamps its iPad app with Auto-tagging and Rdio streams

Shazam launched a new version of its iPad app yesterday, with a slinky new tablet-friendly design, and a new Auto-tagging feature that removes the need for people to manually tag music, TV shows and ads.
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ThingLink launches an official iPhone and iPad app

We've written several times about ThingLink, the service that helps people build links and interactivity into images and share them online, which has been used for a number of digital music marketing campaigns. Now ThingLink...