Posts tagged "Shazam"

Warner Music Will Use Shazam to Spy on Us Now

Shazam will no longer be the friendly little helper app we've all come to rely upon in moments of face-palming forgetfulness or new-music discovery. It…
By: Chris Martins / February 19, 2014

Macklemore Was Unbelievably Popular on the Internet in 2013

'Tis the season for year-end lists, whether naughty or nice. We showed you ours (SPIN's 50 Best Albums of 2013, SPIN's 50 Best Songs of…
By: Marc Hogan / December 3, 2013

Shazam Is Generating Big Bucks for iTunes and Amazon

Music identification app Shazam generated $300 million in digital download sales in 2012, according to a presentation given by the company's executive vice president David…
By: Chris Martins / May 10, 2013

Beatmatching: Shazam Adds 1.5 Million Dance Tracks to Database

As club culture migrates online, thanks to DJ mixes posted to SoundCloud and real-time streaming venues like Boiler Room, technology has enabled clubbers unprecedented acce…
By: Philip Sherburne / February 7, 2013

Shazam: Over Five Billion Tags Served

Music identification app Shazam is celebrating a milestone today. The company announced that their service — the 4th most popular in iOS history, according to…
By: Daniel Kreps / August 7, 2012