Rdio now casts your music to Chromecast

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Rdio is the latest music service to fold in support for Google’s Chromecast media device. Log into the web experience today and you’ll find the familiar icon at the bottom row of your screen. The Android and iOS mobile apps also offer Chromecast playback; software updates are ...

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Winamp adds synchronized lyrics to Android app

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Winamp today added a new synchronized lyrics feature to its desktop client and mobile application for Android.  Powered by LyricFind, it provides lyrics to millions of tracks from more than 40,000 artists across 20 countries.  If you’re a WinAmp user and want to add the new feature, ...

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POLL: What’s your favorite music streaming app?

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Tell us which three music apps you love most.

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SoundHound and Spotify Announce European Partnership [Apps N' Scraps]

Starting today, European SoundHound users who also subscribe to Spotify Premium will be given the option to ‘Play Now in Spotify’ after identifying a song through the SoundHound app.  From there, the app hands off the song to Spotify where it immediately begins playing and showcasing the ...

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Instinctiv Music Player Combines Best of Your Favorite Music Apps

We just learned of a new music player for Android that we think you guys and gals might be interested in taking a look at.  It’s called Instincitv Music Player, and it looks to feature many of the features from other popular Android apps.  Features include wireless sync (dobuleTwist), ...

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Sonos Controller Arrives for Android

Initially expected to show up in March, the official Sonos Controller for Android has arrived today.  If you can count yourself among those that own a Sonos S5 (or any Sonos ZonePlayer), then you’ll definitely want to download the free app for your handset. Features include voice search, ...

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Google Removes Grooveshark Music App from Android Market

Google pulled the Grooveshark Music app from the Android Market yesterday, citing a violation of terms of service. As to what specifically Grooveshark was doing that got them removed is unclear. While neither Google nor Grooveshark are saying very much on the matter, speculation is that it ...

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SoundHound Announces Free Unlimited Music Recognition

After starting out as a free Android application, last year saw Shazam switch to a lite and paid apps model. SoundHound, on the other hand, has taken the opposite route.

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Thumbplay Music Comes out of Beta

Thumbplay is formerly announcing their cloud-based ThumbPlay Music application/service for Android handsets.  The $10/month subscription service gives users unlimited access to over 8 million tracks through all the major record labels and an additional 25,000 independent labels. Have you seen ...

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App Review: 3 (Cubed)

Back in fledgling days of Android, you may remember (if you were around) a paid music player replacement app called RockOn Music Player from developer Filipe Abrantes.  It used  a graphic UI for navigation and had a new and exciting look that was a big improvement on the stock player, it ...

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MOG to Bring On-Demand Music to Android in Q2

If you’re anything like me, you may be growing impatient with the repeated delays coming from Spotify and Rhapsody regarding on-demand music streaming services. As of this post, Spotify is now working on a next-gen version for a U.S. release (read: don’t expect that any time soon) ...

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Slacker Radio 2.0 Features Station Caching For Android App – Listen Anywhere!

It has been a busy few days for the folks at Slacker, Inc. Today they announced the next version of their Slacker Radio 2.0 application for Android phones. This isn’t your typical bug fix and minor update.  For the first time ever, Android users in the US will be able to cache their ...

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Android to get Clear Channel’s ‘iheartadio’ by Christmas

One of the more popular mobile music and radio apps to come out these last few years is Clear Channel’s iheartradio. Long available for Blackberry and iPhone, it’s about to land on Android in the next few weeks. According to iPhone Developers Journal, the app is slated to arrive in ...

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Quick Look: Pandora for Android

I thought I might take a few minutes to give you a quick walkthrough of the new Pandora app for Android.  Nothing extremely detailed, just an overview of some of its features.  It’s a great app for those of you into streaming music.  After a day of playing around, I think it’s a ...

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Spotify Mobile Available for Android – Premium Members Only

After quite a bit of anticipation, the official Spotify Mobile client has been released for Android.  Available strictly for their premium members, the app allows for users to stream music over your phone using  WiFi or EDGE/3G. One can also add music using their mobile device and/or web ...

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