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I just tested out the 'world's most advanced fitness device' for cycling — here's what it was like

Moov raised a ton of cash last year through crowd-funding, and this week it is rolling out its first cycling app, which is what I used the Moov for. (There are Moov apps for other activities, but I used only the cycling app.)<p>The Moov is a sleek circular gadget about the size of an Oreo cookie. The …

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18Apr/18<p>As the owner of a retail business, you’ve probably dreamed about getting some extra help. Advertising a retail job for your store(s) can …

Abramovich leads $30 million investment round in Music Messenger app

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A mobile phone app that allows users to send music to each another for free has raised $30 million from private investors including Russian billionaire and Chelsea soccer club owner Roman Abramovich.<p>Music Messenger, co-founded by Israeli entrepreneur O.D. Kobo and launched …

Tech Nation / Nicki Minaj-backed Israeli music app raises $30m in latest fundraising round

Roman Abramovich, the Russian Jewish oligarch and owner of Chelsea Football Club, is the lead investor in a $30 million fundraising round by Music …

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How the Digital Music Industry Can Spin Your Listening Habits Into Ad Dollars

What do your listening habits say about you? That's one of the most important questions the digital music industry is asking as it develops new …

Spotify Advances Its Targeting Capabilities And Hints At Programmatic

Spotify added Playlist Targeting to its advertising mix on Thursday, an offering that lets brands access its first-party data to target listeners …

A charity has spoofed Facebook's current billboard ad campaign with ads of its own to highlight the plight of loneliness

The "No Friends" poster campaign, created by JWT, features images of solitary elderly people and aims to promote the services offered by Age UK. According to the charity, more than 1 million older people go more than a month a time without speaking to or seeing another person.<p>Marianne Hewitt, head …

Inside the magic that made these 5 ads among the most effective digital campaigns of last year

But how many did you remember? And how many of them encouraged you to buy a product, change your behavior, or have a different opinion about a brand?<p>US trade body, the Interactive Advertising Bureau, asked a panel of marketing experts to take a closer look into the most successful online ad …

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Too Embarrassed to Ask: Early Apple Watch Questions

Re/code answers your first crop of questions about Apple Watch.<p><i>Too Embarrassed to Ask is a Re/code feature in which our reviewers answer any and all of your burning tech questions — including the ones you might be too embarrassed to ask your tech-savvy friends. Today, managing editor Lauren Goode</i> …

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RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Spotify’s New Social Ads: Smart Engagement Or Twitter Spam Machine?

“Tweet the Beat” is a new feature launched by Spotify as it prepares for even more competition in streaming music.<p>Spotify is experimenting with new ways to keep your attention–and remind artists who the big kid on the block is as competitors emerge left and right. Its latest effort is a new form of …

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Smart Wearable Lifestyle Devices and Services Sector: Worldwide Forecast until 2020

In 2015, Jawbone entered into a partnership agreement with American Express to provide eligibility to the US American Express Card members to pay …

Apple unveils all new Music app in iOS 8.4

Apple is expected to unveil its revamp of the way it sells and streams music to its customers at its Worldwide Developers Conference in June 2015, …

Psychoacoustic sound: Finally you can play music at top volume and the neighbours won't complain

A Spanish sound engineer has developed a new sound management system that is able to boost volume without increasing sound pressure, meaning that it …

Samsung patents flexible smartphone that can be worn on your wrist

It’s no secret that Samsung has put in a lot of time and resources into flexible displays and the company’s intentions go far beyond the Gear S and …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

LG is building a Windows phone for Verizon

LG pledged continuing support for Windows phones over a year ago. As you may have noticed, though, its actual support since then has been... less than enthusiastic. That could be changing shortly, as <i>Neowin</i> claims to have an image of a Windows-powered LG phone for Verizon. There's precious little …

New Treadmill Tech Will Make Your Run More Realistic

A new technology from researchers at Ohio State allows runners to feel as if they are speeding up or slowing down naturally. The treadmill-based tech takes sonar readings of the user’s position on the belt and can tell when to crank things up or slow things down.<p>Created by Steven T. Devor, …

Apple Seeds iOS 8.4 Developer Beta With All-New Music App

With iOS 8.3 out the door, it was inevitable that Apple would launch iOS 8.4 in developer preview – and now it’s here. The pre-release software ships with a new version of Apple’s native iOS Music app, complete with a brand new design and a reworked version of iTunes radio.<p>The release notes for the …

Your Clothes Now Play Music With Just A Simple Touch

Music technology is continuing to progress in fun and exciting new ways. From speakers you can actually sit in, to magic orbs that create music, …

TomorrowWorld parent studies EDM fans - Atlanta Business Chronicle

SFX Entertainment Inc. released a report today that found that millennials don’t see electronic dance music (EDM) simply as a music genre. To them, …

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Apple Watch vs. Android Wear, Pebble and Samsung Gear

What is a smartwatch, and what can it do? The Apple Watch arrives in a landscape filled with things for your wrist. How does it stack up? Great in some ways, and not so wonderfully in others. Let's look at the closest competition and see.<p>Pebble Watch<p>My personal favorite, the Pebble, is lean, mean …

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A wearable that keeps the beat

Soundbrenner Pulse is a wearable device designed specifically for musicians, which acts as a vibrational metronome to help them keep the …

The best Apple Watch apps to download: 60 tested and rated

If there's one smartwatch that's not short of apps, it's the Apple Watch. Compared to what Google, Samsung and Fitbit's smartwatch app stores have to …