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Watch: IBM uses artificial intelligence to make music with Phony Ppl 3:53

IBM's artificial intelligence program Watson Beat uses digital audio from users to composes original music based. We brought that technology to futuristic R&B group Phony PPL to see if actual musicians could find a cool way to…
Music

Watch party: Vevo’s new feature lets you enjoy music videos with others in real time

Vevo's upcoming new feature, Watch Party, will allow an unlimited amount of users to watch music videos together in an online chat room, no matter where they happen to be in the world.
Product Review

Here One Review

Doppler Labs' Here One buds are part hearing aid, part mixing board, all wireless.
Computing

Never gonna give floppies up: Floppotron takes on Rick Astley

The Floppotron has applied its retro musical skillset to a number of different songs over the past few months, but perhaps none more fitting than Rick Astley's Never Gonna Give You Up.
Music

Five legendary bands whose music wouldn’t sound the same without the late Chuck Berry

The legendary songs of Chuck Berry changed the landscape of rock and roll, laying the foundation for virtually all music since. Here are five artists whose songs were heavily influenced by Berry's sound, and check out our Spotify playlist…
Mobile

Unleash your inner Mozart with Skoove, a piano teaching app now for your iPad

You may not become Mozart overnight but there is nothing stopping you from trying now that Skoove, the 21st-century piano-learning platform, is available to download for free on your iPad.
Music

Spotify is the best streaming music service, but its competitors aren’t far behind

It can be hard to decide which music streaming service is for you, so we've picked out the individual strengths of the most popular services, aiming to make your decision a little easier.
Music

5 songs you need to stream this week: Frank Ocean, The Shins, and more

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week are worthy of your attention. Up this week: Frank Ocean, The Shins, and more.
Features

Jim Eno of Spoon gives us the scoop on ‘Hot Thoughts’ and streaming music

Spoon drummer Jim Eno talks with Digital Trends about the overall sonic template for Hot Thoughts, the band's first studio effort in three years, the ongoing importance of album sequencing in the streaming era, and more.
Wearables

With Sony Motion Sonic, your dance moves shape the music you're hearing

Whether you want to play some air guitar with real sounds, or tune the music while you dance, Sony's Motion Sonic wearable is an interesting prototype that was shown off at this year's SXSW festival.
Mobile

Apple patent filing suggests AirPods could one day help track your fitness

Tech companies are putting more effort into fitness tracking, and that's unlikely to change anytime soon. A new Apple patent has been discovered that suggests the company could one day start using AirPods for fitness tracking.
Gaming

Nerdy art gallery iam8bit launches game soundtracks on vinyl piano series

The company that helped popularize game soundtracks on vinyl has announced a new series called Series 88, featuring piano renditions of game soundtracks and starting with Undertale.