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New app allows users to mix vinyl records in virtual reality

German virtual reality gaming imprint EntroPi Games is blending old school technique with new school technology with the reveal of the world’s first vinyl mixing DJ application. The app, dubbed Vinyl Reality, simulates the look and feel of a vinyl DJ setup in virtual reality, equipping the user with two VR controllers and a VR […]

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Major Chinese media startup acquires Musical.ly for $800-million

An $800-million-dollar acquisition has allowed Chinese media giant Beijing ByteDance Technology Co. to obtain Musical.ly. A popular Chinese social networking app designed for video creation, Musical.ly represented an attractive opportunity for companies beyond Beijing ByteDance Technology Co., with the Chinese viral video streaming service, Kuaishou, also bidding on the app.Musical.ly boasts a robust network of […]

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Spotify launches app for artists

As artists continuously work to market their music to listeners worldwide, having access to the latest data is key. Knowing how, where and by whom their music is being purchased and streamed is crucial to their success as artists.Spotify has answered the call to these analytics requests with an app designed especially for the musicians and […]

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Facebook Messenger Lite Is a Simple Version That Works Even With a Spotty Data Connection

Once upon a time, Facebook’s Messenger app was just a way to send chat message to your friends. Over the years the social network has loaded the app with features like the ability send GIFs, play games with your friends, or even send cash. The app has its own personal assistant, and now overtime you […]

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Producers can now use Ableton Live to make music in virtual reality

The music production landscape may be at a major crossroads, with production DAW capabilities now stepping into the emerging realm of virtual reality. Soon we may be able to discern answers to questions like, “would some songs be bigger hits in virtual reality?” as Ableton Live’s production software can now be experienced in VR.The app allows […]

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Missing Far-Away Friends? Throw a Spontaneous Virtual Party With This App

What if you could throw a virtual party whenever you want that your friends from around the world could attend at a second’s notice? That’s the idea behind Houseparty, an iOS and Android (click links to download) video chatting app designed for spontaneous conversation.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Measuring Tape in Augmented Reality Is Way More Exciting Than It Should Be

There are a few reasons to be bullish about augmented reality. It’s just neat is the most important reason. Its practicality is another great factor. But above all, the fact that Apple is about to unleash its app developers to go crazy with AR in iOS 11 means that a ton of content should be […]

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Get All The Pics Friends Take At Your Wedding (Or Any Other Event) Instantly With This App

Sure, event photographers are great, but what about all those pictures your wedding and party guests are taking on their smartphones? Tracking down all those great images can be a huge pain after the event, but it doesn’t have to be. If you get your guests to download this app first, you’ll get all their […]

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Binky Is a Perfect Pacifier App for People Who Can’t Stop Looking at Their Phone

The fact that we all walk around with our heads down compulsively tapping on our phones is no longer even worthy of satire, it’s just a fact of life. Binky is an app that’s kind of like a social network that doesn’t connect you to anyone. It understands the banality of our mobile screen time […]

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