Tag: music discovery
Timbre music discovery app gets a big update
Location-based music discovery app Timbre launched last year as a new way for people to find artists playing gigs nearby, and listen to their music.
August 23, 2013
Spotify rolling out ‘Browse’ features in mobile apps
If social recommendations and its Discover page of algorithmic suggestions are two legs of Spotify's music-discovery stool, its new Browse page is the third.
August 5, 2013
How Google is blending automated and human music discovery
As we've suggested several times in recent years, the question of whether human music recommendations are better or worse than algorithmic recommendations is likely to be a straw-man argument: the best services will use a...
July 15, 2013
Soundwave aims to be the next buzzy music discovery app
Music discovery apps are ten-a-penny on the app stores in 2013: there's scope for more innovation in the space, but it's very tough for individual apps to get significant traction.
April 25, 2013
Tumblr launches its own music discovery ‘destination’
With 170m monthly visitors users and plenty of artists, Tumblr is already a notable service for the music industry .
February 22, 2013
Facebook wants to ‘solve’ music discovery in 2013
Facebook's manager of strategic partnerships Ime Archibong has been talking about the social network's music ambitions for 2013.
January 8, 2013
Clerkd iPhone app offers new spin on SoLo music discovery
Finnish startup Clerkd has launched its iPhone app, which is the latest attempt to marry music discovery with social location features.
December 17, 2012
The comeback kid: new Myspace is back in the ring
After News Corp. sold Myspace off and blamed it for many of its fiscal woes, new owners Specific Media hope to make Myspace rise again.
November 22, 2012
SoundTracking launches its Spotify app
SoundTracking is one of the few social/discovery music apps to reach a wide audience, now the company has launched a Spotify app.
October 23, 2012
TastemakerX inks social gaming deal with The Echo Nest
US startup TastemakerX is improving its discovery aspects with a partnership with The Echo Nest.
September 28, 2012
With 1m users, Stereomood gets a redesign
Stereomood has been redesigned, adding artist bios, concert listings, more editorial content, social playlist-sharing, and a better search feature.
September 26, 2012