Category Archives: Mobile Music
With 7 million users, Shazam is maybe the biggest mobile music app available. The iPhone app can “listen” to a song playing in the background and identify the track name and artist. Today, Shazam announced the iPhone OS 3.0 update to the app. New features include better features and social networking capability. Continue reading
Free Virgin mobile USA Festival with Weezer, Blink-182, Public Enemy and Franz Ferdinand plus donation SMS
Virgin Mobile USA will have a FreeFest on Sunday august 30 at Merriweather Post Pavillion in Columbia. The admission is free…. but people that come are encouraged via to donate via SMS. So Kyocera Communications the sponsor and RE*Generation Virgin’s charitable arm will be there in full force. Continue reading
Vodafone Germany has relaunched it’s Caller Ring Back Tone portal today, complete with a new design based on RealNetworks tech. Along with some visual and user-interface tweaks, it now has a “shuffle mode” – and a pricing structure that renders the service completely irrelevant. Well done!
The new shuffle function allows users to create a track [...]
Take That’s The Circus Live 2009 tour is being promoted with mobile marketing. Two SMS promotions are being run to support the tour.
Play.com is working with Sponge to deliver a Take Thattour promotion to Play.com’s 9.5 million users.
SMS promotion 1 – is to receive different versions of Take That’s single Said It All.
Users need to [...]
Oranges spanish branch has apparently introduced a summer bargain for contract subscribers. So long as you connect via the Orange World mobile portal, you have free access to as much music, gaming and TV content as you like. On the Orange World Portal.
The deal applies to new or existing contracts with Orange – so it’s [...]
Vodafone Spain hired marketing company Waskman to come up with a good way to advertise it’s now “Mobile Office” plan. Waskman responded with a cool “floating office” idea.
The idea behind the floating office is to show how Vodafones Mobile Office can help you create a real office anywhere, free from wires or other earthly connections [...]
Shazam has announced that along with the launch of it’s mobile music app on the Nokia Ovi store, it has also been selected as a strategic partner for the new content services Music Apps section.
It’s a mobile app that recognises songs as they’re being played. For example, if you’re in the store and you hear [...]
Discretix today announced the launch of its DRM service for the Intel Mobile Internet Device, codenamed “Moorestown“. The security providers Multi-Scheme DRM client has been now been optimized to run on Moorestown, and the Linux-based Moblin OS. But does DRM really have a place in the long run?
Discretix specialises in embedded security tech for all [...]
Spotify has released what is basically a teaser trailer for the upcoming mobile version of its on-line music streaming service. The demo is for an Android version of the service, but many people expect that an iPhone will be forthcoming.
Subscribers to Spotify get access to a huge catalogue of music and artists that streams live [...]
Smart Search is a new service launched in partnership with MCN (Mobile Content Networks) and the Philippines mobile operator SMART Communications.
What is Smart Search?
Smart Search is an SMS based search service. It concerns music content and basically any text query on music can be send to the shortcode 7600.
At launch it will be free [...]
QuickPlay and Virgin Mobile today announced a new music service for the Indian market. Vmusic will be the first unlimited service for full-track music downloads from Virgin Mobile in India. Quickplay will be providing the infrastructure for the service, which will be free to subscribers… for the first 12 months, anyway.
vJazz phones from Virgin Mobile [...]