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It’s been a fascinating journey for Kik — the messaging app which began with music sharing, got shot down by BlackBerry but went on to triple to its userbase to... Keep reading ?
Today in Tech News Digest, we compile a smattering of Beats Music reviews, Yahoo Search is made secure, the Department of Defense chooses BlackBerry, the saga of Banned Bluebook is revealed, Twitter expands its targeted ads, and Windows Phone is found to be beating the iPhone… in a handful of countries. Show More Summary
Beats Music has been launched for iOS and Android today and while it will see a launch on Windows Phone by the end of the week, there is no word on whether the app will arrive on BlackBerry later, if at all. Well the good news is that...Show More Summary
Is it over for BlackBerry yet? For so long the consensus has been yes that you half expect to hear funereal organ music on the company’s earnings calls. Which makes it somewhat surreal to hear more contrarian voices arguing that, here in BlackBerry’s darkest hour, the company is finally lining up the pieces to turn things around. The case for...
If Alicia Keys and BlackBerry have taught us anything, it's that music stars aren't always the best equipped to become the creative director of a tech company. In spite of her songwriting prowess, the "Girl on Fire" singer couldn't do much to reverse...
Today in Tech News Digest, Microsoft Threshold is teased, Apple acquires Topsy for reasons unknown, Tumblr adds Sponsored Trending Blogs, the German police create a Shazam clone to detect neo-Nazi music, BlackBerry sets the record straight, and the problem with Google Glass is revealed. Show More Summary
Here are some things going on this morning in your world of tech: Shares of BlackBerry (BBRY) are up 10 cents, or 1.6%, at $6.34, after the company this morning said chief financial officer Brian Bidulka will step down, replaced by James Yersh, along with the departure of the company’s chief operating officer and chief [...]
Kelly Clarkson’s mother said she is “fine” with the fact that she wasn’t invited to her daughter’s wedding. Clarkson married music manager Brandon Blackstock at Blackberry Farm in Walland, Tennessee Saturday. The only guests were Blackstock’s children, 12-year-old Savannah and 6-year-old Seth, from his first marriage. Show More Summary
Hype Machine is a really cool music discovery service that has released a BlackBerry 10 app ahead of Android. The app allows you to discover music in a unique way. The analogy I often use is that while Pandora and iTunes uses algorithms to determine what songs you might like, Hype Machine uses people. Show More Summary
Everything you need to know about transferring contacts, photos, calendars, music, and more from your BlackBerry 10 device to your new iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c! So you gave BlackBerry’s newest platform a shot, wasn’t happy with what they’ve made so far, and now you’re falling into the arms of a shiny new iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c. Show More Summary
Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A), BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), Steinway Musical Instruments Inc (NYSE:LVB), H.J. Heinz Company (NYSE:HNZ) Is Canada’s Warren Buffett going to save BlackBerry? Investment...Show More Summary
With so many music and video Discovery services out there where content is readily available for free, why does anyone use BlackBerry Music or any media service that is currently selling digital downloads for anywhere between $1 andShow More Summary
It's actually been great fun so far. You can run a record company from Wales by a Blackberry and a MacBook as technology has made where you are based irrelevant - well as long as you have the right partner and Cherry Red are a brilliant one.
Just two years after launching it's own BBM music service, Blackbery has shut it down. The official closure was June 18th. BBM "will continue to report and pay royalties for all usage up until its closing," according to en email sent by Merlln to its independent labels.
7digital, the London-based company that offers digital music store services to some of the world's leading consumer electronics companies, including Samsung and Blackberry, as well as to smaller companies and startups like doubleTwist and Turntable.fm, is announcing the wide release of its streaming music platform for DMCA radio partners in the U.S.
Jay-Z and Alicia Keys made pop magic with “Empire State Of Mind,” but now they are Mortal Mobile Enemies. Back in January, Keys was named the Creative Directory of Blackberry, and today (June 5) we learn that Hov is working a $20 million deal with Samsung Mobile. According to the New York Post, Jay-Z is... More »
There are plenty of places where one is able to purchase digital music, although for the most part, many people equate digital music purchases to iTunes, and rightfully so considering that many artists and groups make their songs available on [...] Like It, +1, Tweet It, Pin It Original content from Ubergizmo.
In the exciting world of Things That Aren’t An iPhone, Moog Music have announced, out of the blue, a version of their popular Animoog synth for BlackBerry Z10. Animoog for BlackBerry Z10 These kinds of ports aren’t necessarily so odd. A lot of the most significant code in a music app is DSP code that’s … Continue ?
Recorded back in 2010, Blackberry Smoke recorded Yesterday's Wine with Jamey Johnson and George Jones for their first nationally distributed album Little Bit of Dixie. Now signed to Zac Brown's Southern Ground Artists, the group's work here still remains amongst their best work.