Shazam adds immediate Google Play Music purchase option

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Shazam just got an awesome new feature that allows you to instantly purchase a Shazam’d track from the Google Play Store directly from your Android device. Once your Shazam a song you’ll see a new button that will take you instantly to the Google Play Store where you’ll be ...

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X-Mini KAI 2: Size doesn’t matter

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X-Mini’s motto is “sound beyond size” as they specialize in small speakers that are big on sound. This is the second X-Mini speaker I’ve had a chance to review. The X-Mini WE outperformed my wildest dreams. Will the KAI 2 do the same? Despite its small and relatively ...

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Google Play Music All Access now available in 9 new countries

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Google has announced that their music streaming Service Google Play Music All Access, potentially soon to become Music Key, has reached 9 more countries as off this morning. Regions now able to subscribe to the service include: The Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, ...

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FYI: Qualcomm says the OnePlus One can playback music for days

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Your next party may not be one that rages on for days, but Qualcomm wants everyone to know, according to a recent blog post, that the OnePlus One, which features its latest Snapdragon 801 processor can play music for over 60 hours on a single battery charge. This is all thanks to Qualcomm ...

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Get the lyrics to your favorite songs with musiXmatch [App of the Day]

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You thought you knew all the words to your favorite song until you were singing loud and proud one day, and had to be corrected by someone who actually knew the song.  musiXmatch makes it so you never have to worry about that again. musiXmatch gives you lyrics that play along with music from ...

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Google Now learns a new quick links trick when you perform a music search

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Google Now keeps on moving forward, adding in new features all the time. This time they’ve added a small, but a nifty one. If you decide to search for music of some kind, Google will (as it did thus far) show you the results of your search. However, from now on it will offer you... Read More

Google considers $15M Songza purchase

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With streaming services booming, Google is apparently looking to supercharge its services, now in talks to acquire Songza, according to the New York Post. Songza, a music curation and streaming service, creates playlists based on time, date, mood, activity, etc., which are all things missing ...

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ROCKI: PLAY Review – Enable WiFi Streaming to any Speaker System

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ROCKI: PLAY is a fantastic little product that was born as a result of a massively successful Kickstarter project, and I’m lucky enough to have gotten my hands on one courtesy of the lovely ROCKI team and their marketing partners. Tech Specs Wifi 802.11b/g/n (AP / Hotspot mode supported) ...

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MTV Artists connects you to your favorite music artists [App of the Day]

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For a while now it would seem that MTV as a TV channel has all but lost its ties to music completely. However, this is not the case with the MTV Artists app, which proves that the company still has its music roots intact. If you’re anything like we are, then you know that browsing... Read More

How To: Stream Spotify, Pandora, and Rdio to your ROCKI with AirAudio

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ROCKI has finally finished its Kickstarter campaign having completely nailed their target and units are beginning to find their way to the backers of the project. The kind team over at ROCKI have provided AndroidGuys with a review unit so be sure to look out for that in the near future. ...

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FlipBeats, getting the most out of your music [App of the Day]

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Who doesn’t enjoying plugging into their phone and turning on their favorite tunes? I know there is nothing like shutting out the world and just getting lost in some of my favorite songs.  However, I never thought if I was truly getting the music experience until FlipBeats arrived! ...

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Google Play All Access 60 days free for select Chromebook owners

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Google have just announced a special offer for select Chromebook owners which enables them to try Google’s All Access music streaming service for free for 60 days. The Google Play All Access provides instant streaming to over 20 million tracks and usually costs £9.99 a month. Google Music ...

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Google releases the XE12, gives Glass Explorers the update they’ve been waiting for

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Google has officially released XE12, the latest OS update for Google Glass. In the true holiday spirit, Google has given Explorers plenty to be thankful for with the update. XE12 includes full Hangouts support. Instead of relying on an Android device for only text conversations, or random ...

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Google Play Music update includes SD support

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Google Play Music allows you to play any music file on your Android device without having to look around in your Android directories for it. Unfortunately, the Play Music app did not have the ability to Play Music on a Micro-SD Card, and for people with little internal storage on their device, ...

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Jay-Z to sign exclusive mega-deal with Samsung

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Samsung and Jay-Z are very close to finishing inking out a deal, although the specifics are pretty vague at this point. The contract will be worth as much as $20 million, and is said to be completed “in the next few weeks”. This contract is going to be the biggest of its kind. While ...

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