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Tumblr Now Lets You Dial A Toll-Free Number To Post Audio To Your Blog

Tumblr today added a new audio posting feature that lets you dial a toll-free number with your phone in order to post a short recording directly to your blog. We nearly missed the news of the addition

Instaradio Debuts Android App, Aims To Be The SoundCloud For Amateur Live Audio Broadcasts

Toronto-based startup and Extreme Startups grad Instaradio is unveiling a brand new Android app this week, and is also updating its iOS application with a significant overhaul. The app provides instan

AOL Sells Winamp And Shoutcast For $5-10M To Radionomy, Takes 12% Stake In Belgian Digital Audio Startup

Returning from the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/11/20/after-15-years-of-whipping-the-llamas-ass-winamp-shuts-down/">brink of death</a>, music services Winamp and Shoutcast are now officia

Gift Guide: For The Tech-Savvy Music Lover And Audio Enthusiast

The holidays are a time when music fills the air, thanks to carollers and tinned music played through mall speakers. Both of those things sound horrible compared to the items in this gift guide, which

TuneIn Radio Quietly Launches Voice-Based Social Networking App “OpenMic,” Aimed At College Students

TuneIn has a good thing going with its popular online radio service, which now sees over 40 million monthly listeners, so why is the company veering into voice-based social networking? Yes, voice-base

Samsung’s Music Partner 7digital Picks Up $1.6M Loan, Enters Into Reverse Takeover Talks With UBC

Some developments for <a target="_blank" href="http://www.7digital.com/">7digital</a>, the UK-based music platform that powers download and streaming services for the likes of Samsung, HTC, T-Mobile a

Boombotix Develops Sync Tech For Concurrent Playback Over Bluetooth, Seeks Funding On Kickstarter

Boombotix, a startup based out of SF building rugged speakers for active lifestyle use, today launched a new Kickstarter campaign, this time for a new technology it's building to complement it hardwar

Cambridge Audio Minx Xi Review: Give All Your Digital Audio A Big Upgrade – For A Price

UK-based Cambridge Audio has long made very well-regarded high-end audio equipment, but recently that's a market that has changed considerably, thanks to the advent of digital audio and online streami

YouTube Launches Free Audio Library With 150 Royalty-Free Tracks

YouTube currently offers more than <a target="_blank" href="https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/94316?hl=en">150,000 audio tracks</a> on its site that video producers can use as background musi

Add AirPlay To Your Old 30-Pin iPhone Dock With The Auris Skye Kickstarter Project

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Audioair Wants To Unlock Audio From Muted TVs Everywhere And Give Your Local Bar A New Way To Advertise

If you've ever been in a sports bar with your friends to watch a big game, you've likely run into the "muting" problem. While the bar may have two dozen TVs, each might be playing a different game, an

Apple Explores Internal Fans For Mobile Devices, Headphones That Are Also Speakers

Apple had a couple of new patent applications published by the USPTO today (spotted by AppleInsider), including one detailing how internal fans could be made to fit mobile devices to help dissipate he

The iRig STOMP Ships

IK Multimedia's <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ikmultimedia.com/products/irigstomp/">iRig STOMP pedal interface</a> for iOS is now officially available. I should also mention that approaching

TC Disrupt Winner UberConference Sees Major Update: Adds Instant Conferences, Chat & Evernote Sync

Only a few weeks following its <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/05/23/uberconference-wins-techcrunch-disrupt-nyc/">TechCrunch Disrupt NYC win</a>, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.uberconf

Flipboard Expands: Adds Audio From NPR, Public Radio & SoundCloud; Introduces Japanese Version

Social magazine <a href="http://www.flipboard.com">Flipboard</a> may have to think up a new tagline for itself, as tonight the company is rolling out an update which greatly expands its focus beyond t

The Alan Lomax Folk Collection Will Be Available For Streaming In February

Alan Lomax single-handedly (and some would say, heavy-handedly) saved the folk music from oblivion. Son of John Lomax, Alan travelled across the US and around the world recording folk musicians in the

Rockers One Like Son Record Full Album Using Only iPhones

In August, I remember seeing YouTube links for the band <em><a href="http://onelikeson.bandcamp.com/" target="_blank">One Like Son</a></em>, who <a href="http://youtu.be/n2lMwbMGWE4" target="_blank">r

AIAIAI’s New Headphones Continue Trend Of Understated Design

We don't design and hardware quite as much as we used to, but I'm making an exception for these. A good while back, I wrote about <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/07/19/aiaiais-tma-1-headset-

“Twitter For Audio” App Spreaker Now Live On Android

About a month after its iOS debut, the self-described "Twitter for audio" app <a href="http://www.spreaker.com/">Spreaker</a> is now publicly launching <a href="http://market.android.com/details?id=co

50 Cent Debuts His New Cans: Street And Sync By 50 (Video)

While we weren't <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5qm8PH4xAss">"In Da Club"</a>, <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRcnnId15BA&ob=av2e">the Candy Shop</a>, or the <a href="http://www.
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