Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Must Have Apps, Part 2- Streaming Music

Streaming music on your mobile device is one of the coolest things you can do with on-the-go technology. There are portable speakers and stereos that can enhance this experience, as well as devices that can help you play your streaming music in your car. Check out these apps and have fun creating your perfect playlists and radio stations, available wherever you go!

Pandora- Pandora is a customizable internet radio service that helps you find new music based on your favorite artists, bands, and songs. This service is free over the web, and the app is free as well. Your stations will sync between your computer and your mobile device. This app is free and is supported with your internet browser , IPhones, Android phones, Blackberry phones, the Palm Pre, and Windows Mobile phones.

Slacker- Slacker is a radio service that is very similar to Pandora, but has many more options for customization. Moreover, Slacker supports a wider song selection. Slacker service and app are also free and available for your internet browser, IPhones, IPod Touch, BlackBerry, Android, Palm webOS, Windows Mobile phones as well as the Windows Phone 7.

Grooveshark- Grooveshark is revolutionary. You can use the service on your phone or computer to look up songs, add them to a playlist, and save them online for later use. You can even upload songs from your computer to share on Grooveshark. If you have an Android or “jailbroken” IPhone, you can use their app too. Grooveshark is free to use online, but use of the app requires a low price subscription. Available on the computer, Android phones, Blackberry phones, Palm phones, Nokia phones, and jailbroken IPhones.

1 comment:

  1. Awesome! Grooveshark is my personal favorite. :)