- News tagged "music"
Thursday, 10 Jan 2013
A recent music industry report compiled by the Nielsen Company & Billboard suggests that sales of digital music albums are on the rise, while CD sales are on the decline. More surprisingly, however, is the increase in vinyl sales in 2012.
Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012
Apple has just announced that it will be pushing back the release of the new major iTunes update back a month to November.
Friday, 7 Sep 2012
Rumor has it that Apple is preparing a new service. After having a look at the success of internet radio and music streaming site Pandora, they might be working on launching a similar product of their own.
Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012
Deezer is expanding is realm of operations and sphere of influence by also starting up services in Asia. Starting with Thailand, Deezer will become available to users in Singapore and Malaysia this week.
Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012
Apple has just launched its iTunes Store in 12 Asian countries, and Singapore is one of them. Users here now have a selection of local and international music from all the major labels, and thousands of independent ones. Also available for rental or purchase are movies from all major film studios.
Friday, 25 May 2012
Viki, an online streaming site gaining traction, has just inked deals with Warner Music, LEON and SEED to bring their music catalogs to their users. The best part of the new developments is the fact that they will also be in effect in the South East Asian region.
Thursday, 24 May 2012
The enhanced AMPed 2.0 service offers an extensive song catalogue, and smooth streaming of songs to Apple and Android smartphones. Users can also start communities, create and share playlists, and post comments, just to name a few.
Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012
Think Microsoft's Kinect is all about motion-sensing games? You'll have to re-evaluate what you know about Kinect, when you hear (and see) what Australian composer and developer Chris Vik did with it using Kinectar, a toolkit that uses the Kinect sensor as a MIDI controller.
Thursday, 16 Feb 2012
HTC and Beats Audio are said to be working on a new music streaming service which will be preloaded on future HTC phones and tablets.
Wednesday, 11 May 2011
Google launches an invitation-only version of its online music service. Still in its beta phase, users get to store digital versions of songs they own in an online "locker" which they can access via Internet-enabled devices.