Chinese concert pianist makes bid for first iPad music viral
Remember those happy days last year when any artist playing music on an iPhone (or iPhones) could become a YouTube sensation? The Mentalists and Gary Go did well out of it, although we haven't seen them in the charts lately....
April 22, 2010
Apple delays iPad international launch until late May
Yesterday was a bad news day for Apple fanboys around the world, although good news for grey import websites. Apple announced that due to stronger than expected demand for its iPad tablet in the US - it's sold 500,000 of...
April 15, 2010
Bon Jovi streams live show to iPad users
Bon Jovi has become the first band to stream live footage to iPad, courtesy of a deal with Ustream. On Sunday, iPad-owning fans were able to tune in to watch the first four songs of the band's Dallas gig plus pre-recorded...
April 13, 2010
Now Google and Nokia are making iPad-killers
It's safe to assume that every company with a foothold in consumer electronics and/or mobile is making a tablet device. And if they're not, people will still believe rumours that they are...
April 13, 2010
Police scanner and music – together at last!
A new iPad app called 5-0 Radio HD: Police Scanner + Music for iPad does exactly what its name implies. It lets users tune in to police and fire department radio feeds live, while also offering more than 30,000 online radio...
April 9, 2010
Sandbox Issue Seven: iPad: What You Need To Know
- iPad: What You Need To Know - Campaign Focus: Ellie Runs - How To: Live Streaming - Tools: Fan Remix Services - Wide Angle: Blog On
April 8, 2010
Pandora passes 50m users and launches on iPad
As we said above, Pandora was one of the music services releasing an iPad app for the launch of Apple's tablet this weekend. The app has been redesigned for the bigger screen, with additional album artwork and more band information...
April 6, 2010
Kyte launching SDK to help labels make iPad apps
Music has been pretty low-profile in the pre-launch hype around Apple's iPad, but it's safe to say there'll be a number of music apps available for the device, and an opportunity for music marketers to create artist apps...
March 31, 2010
Apple iPad predicted to sell 6m units this year
Analysts continue to get excited about iPad's sales potential. Morgan Stanley has just upped its prediction to six million sales of the tablet this year - two million of which will come in the first three months
March 30, 2010
Deadline for submitting iPad launch apps is this Saturday
Making an iPad app and hoping to have it live on Apple's App Store by 3 March when its tablet device goes on sale? Apple has announced that the deadline for submitting apps for the iPad's launch day is 27 March - this Saturday....
March 22, 2010
Murdoch: ‘All media is going to go on to the iPad’
News Corp mogul Rupert Murdoch is a paid-up member of the iPad fanclub, judging by his comments in an interview with his own Fox Business Channel. "All media is going to go on to the iPad, whether it be music or books or...
March 18, 2010