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Android App Reviews

Songza re-ups with expert Music Concierge playlists, lockscreen controls, and new Holo-like design

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One of my favorite music streaming apps on Android is Songza for tablets (formerly Songza HD) because it factors in actual humans to craft music playlists rather than rely on algorithms. If you remember from my…

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Android Games

Smule Magic Piano brings its Guitar Hero like music game to Android

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Smule’s Magic Piano has been tearing up the charts, in a music and app sense, on iOS for quite some time now. Today Smule, the same folks who brought your the Auto-Tuney Songify app, have delivered the popu…

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Android App Reviews

Songkick brings the party, and concert listings for your favorite music artists, to Android

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Music event discovery app Songkick Concerts has made its way to Android and is available now in Google Play. The app, which creates personal calendars and concert listings based on your musical tastes, requir…

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Entertainment

Songify Android app now lets you Auto-Tune your speech into music ala AutoTune the News

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Ever wanted to unleash your inner T-Pain? Now you can with Songify, a new app for Android 2.2 and higher that automatically converts speech into music. You may be familiar with Songify as a popular iOS app endors…

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Turntable.fm Android app drops the beat, lands in Google Play for social music fans on the go

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Turntable.fm is a popular hangout spot for the “in” crowd to go and listen to music. While those folks were previously relying on their desktop to get a daily soundtrack, the official Turntable.f…

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Android App Reviews

Wave Control controls your favorite music player without having to touch your phone [App Reviews]

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Android has plenty of music players, but few have a quick and convenient way to change songs or pause the one currently playing. Even fewer have a way of doing either of those things as quickly as Wave Control. Wav…

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Android App Reviews

Frostwire updates torrent search app to support gestures for music playback controls

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Frostwire is known for enabling music and file sharing through torrents, which naturally leads to questions about its legality and tool as a way to spread piracy. I’ll leave those murky issues to the law…

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Multimedia

Spotify completely redesigns Android app, adds 320kbps streams, speed, and Holo

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Spotify hasn’t updated its Android app since November, despite frequent reports from users about the app crashing, performing poorly, or having a frustrating interface. A new update to one of the worl…

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Entertainment

Sony Music Unlimited Android app now has offline storage

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While Sony Music Unlimited has offered millions of songs available for on-demand streaming, the service and Android app previously required a persistent web connection to be effective. That’s not go…

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Multimedia

PowerAMP adds Ice Cream Sandwich playback and more

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Remember when I said that PowerAmp had arrived to save Android users looking for a better music experience? Well, a lot has changed since then. More apps have emerged to provide stiffer competition, and some pe…

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Android App Reviews

Rdio relaunches with simpler Android app and all-new tablet view

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Hot on the heels of its rival adding support for Android tablets, rdio has updated its music streaming app to support not only a new tablet version, but a complete redesign for its user interface. Rdio has ditche…

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Android App Reviews

WinAmp finally comes to Mac. Android app adds wireless sync, equalizer, and FLAC

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WinAmp has been one of the things that I’ve missed most since switching from Windows to Mac for my primary computer. But the Music Software Gods have finally answered my prayers as WinAmp for Mac is now ava…

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Android App Reviews

Spotify U.S. launches with Android & Sonos support, and big expectations [First impressions]

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Don’t believe the hype. That’s what I thought few weeks ago when it became clear that Spotify‘s oft-rumored U.S. launch was finally going to be real. I wondered if anybody would care consid…

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Android Apps

Android Apps Alert #63: 6 New Android Apps Released this week

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Androinica.com scours the Android Market each week, looking for what’s new, what’s hot, and what’s been updated. At the end of the week, we put all of those things together into the Android…

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Entertainment

Voloco Android app leads cyborg band, mixes Auto Tune and Vocoder settings

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Have you ever had dreams of fronting your own band composed of robots? One man made that dream a reality by hacking together some interesting controls and developing an Android app that allows him to change his p…

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