By Eliot Van Buskirk of Evolver.fm. As reported by The Verge, the new Pacemaker app for iPad released on Monday presents a beautiful interface for DJing tracks from Spotify, with “the ability to play two Spotify songs simultaneouslyShow More Summary
Two examples of streaming DJs have come my way of late. You may well have heard of the Pacemaker iPad app that connects to Spotify to stream songs for dj'ing. It's gotten quite a bit of well-deserved attention. From a different angle, Streaming DJs is a service that connects you with DJs who will play your party via a streaming internet connection. Show More Summary
Pacemaker is a DJ app for the iPad designed to be easy to use. It lets you mix your iTunes songs, and it can access tracks in Spotify as well. By our estimate that gives you around 5.3 bajillion song combinations.
Sometimes, images say it all. Pictured below is what happens when you try to use Pacemaker’s Spotify functionality on the iPad without an Internet connection. Tracks simply don’t play at all. Even though Spotify Premium users have offline...Show More Summary
It’s been a while since digital DJing has seen a bona fide major hit. Traktor continues to dominate the scene. But Traktor is still software molded for the professional DJ, and particularly those in the club scene. When Traktor cameShow More Summary
Third time lucky? The team behind Pacemaker clearly thinks so. What was originally ambitious hardware, had to reinvent itself as an app after a complex business arrangement meant things didn't work out. Sadly, the app chose a platform that limited...
I’m a terrible DJ (unless you count success by the number of people you can force off the dance floor with one track, in which case I’m a total mix master), but I’ve worked with enough DJs to know the … Read more ›
/ Looking for the best streaming music service for your iPhone, iPod, or iPad? Here's your ultimate Spotify vs Beats Music vs Rdio vs Slacker vs Google Play Music showdown! On-demand music streaming services are made for the hardcore music lovers and audiophiles. Show More Summary
The Netflix monthly subscription model is a hit for movies and TV, and is spreading to music with paid versions of services like Pandora and Spotify. In 2014, it looks like the model could finally catch on for e-books. On Tuesday, a company called Epic launched a service that offers children a monthly library of... Read More
Last month Spotify announced new ad-supported streaming options for mobile and tablet users without paid subscriptions, and today that update has rolled out for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users. To recap, iPhone users can now play a particular playlist they create or their friends share, but the tracks will be shuffled. iPad users have […]
Swedish music streaming service Spotify on Wednesday released an update to its iPhone and iPad apps that officially enables new subscription-free streaming features the company promised last month.
A month ago, Spotify announced that it would be offering free, shuffle-based music streaming for Android and iOS users. Today, it’s now available to all iPhone and iPad users. An... Keep reading ?
Led Zeppelin has finally give Spotify the rights to stream their music. The music streaming company also announced the launch of a free streaming service for tablets, both iPads and Android devices. Before today, Led Zeppelin had refused to license its music to streaming services. This is a big win for Spotify, which will now [...]
Streaming music service Spotify announced on Wednesday that iPhone and iPad users can now access its content without having to pay for a subscription, though there are restrictions on how music can be played from a mobile device.
TechCruch reports that Spotify is shaking things up a bit. The freemium streaming radio service will now be available in full for the iPad (i.e. it’s the same thing you get on your desktop), while a whole new option is available for iPhone users. Show More Summary
Spotify’s trying to shake up the music world again with free streaming music on smartphones and tablets. The tablet version of Spotify for iPad and Android is now just like the existing apps for Windows, Mac and the web. You’re freeShow More Summary
The rumors were already doing the rounds, but Spotify’s Daniel Ek officially revealed full details of its big launch at a press gathering in New York and London today. And... Keep reading ?
Spotify brought its new playlist browsing feature – known simply as Browse – to the iPhone a little while ago, and now finally, the same can be said for the the iPad. Browse now replaces What's New in the app's sidebar, and isn't all that's new with this latest update: New: Browse is now on iPad as well as iPhone (replacing What’s New). Show More Summary
Three months after it debuted on the iPhone, Spotify is introducing its ‘Browse’ playlist discovery feature on the iPad. The tool replaces the ‘What’s New’ area previously accessible from the... Keep reading ?
Spotify, one of the leading music streaming subscription services, has today pushed out an update to its application for iPhone and iPad that among other things adds tour date listings to your favorite artists. Through a recent partnership with Songkick, if an artist is touring, you'll now see that information presented in the app. Show More Summary