Tag: music discovery

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With Teeth: Last FM – The Key To Quality In Social Music

Like a few people in digital marketing circles, I found myself reading the Spotify/Facebook integration announcements (and F8 in general) and asking myself one question: “Where are Last FM?”. After all, everything...
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NPD Group and NARM study digs into music discovery

NPD Group has teamed up with music body NARM for a new report on how consumers in the US are discovering music.
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NPD Group and NARM study digs into music discovery

NPD Group and NARM study digs into music discovery
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SoundHound goes toe to toe with Shazam through LiveLyrics feature

Both companies have other fish to fry, but Shazam and SoundHound continue to be fierce rivals in the music discovery space. Shazam added real-time lyrics to its app earlier this year, but now SoundHound is following suit...
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AARP launches internet radio service for over-50s in the US

US nonprofit organisation AARP campaigns to help people older than 50 'improve the quality of their lives'. Now that includes listening to digital music. It has launched a new internet radio service on its website, with 18...
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Shazam’s Android app gets music previews

Mobile discovery firm Shazam has announced an update for its Android app, which lets people listen to 30-second clips of the songs that they have tagged, as well as those tagged by friends or featured in Shazam's charts....
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Music discovery service exfm launches its iPhone app

Late last year, music browser plug-in startup ExtensionFM rebranded as exfm, with a service that lets people browse music on websites while sharing details of their favourite tracks with friends (Bulletin, 3-Dec-10). Now...
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What you dislike is as important as what you do like

The founders of streaming music site and app Musicovery have warned that tracking the tracks users dislike is as important for recommendations as understanding what they do like. Musicovery has evolved from Liveplasma ...
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Hitlantis music discovery app for iOS goes live

Finnish startup Cognitive Maps has launched its free Hitlantis music discovery app for iPhone and iPad. The app, which has already been gaining plenty of buzz in the blogosphere...
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Pitchify offers review-led filter for Spotify

The latest site to join the ecosystem around streaming music service Spotify is Pitchify.
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Hitlantis app turns music discovery into a battle of the planets

Finnish startup Hitlantis is preparing to release its iPhone music discovery app, and has given Evolver.fm a sneak peek.
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Discovr is the latest iPad music discovery app

Now it's got competition from a new app called Discovr. It lets users explore artists via their relationships/similarities, using a flowchart-style user interface.