Deezer launches Shazam-like tool SongCatcher in their mobile apps

Shortly after Apple announce their purchase of Shazam, Deezer have come out with their own song recognition and discovery app. Deezer have revealed SongCatcher, their song discovery tool that lets users recognise and save songs….

Apple have bought Shazam, confirmed by Apple

Apple have confirmed their acquisition of Shazam giving them full ownership of the popular music recognition app. First announced last week as a rumour, Apple have now confirmed that they have bought song identification application…

Apple “acquiring music recognition app Shazam”

New reports suggest that Apple are looking to buy the music identifying giant Shazam in a $400 million deal. TechCrunch has revealed from “sources” that Apple are in the final stages of acquiring Shazam. As…

Shazam’s music discovery is getting concerts as Songkick partnership goes live

Shazam and Songkick’s partnership is now in effect allowing users to discover new and local concerts and easily as they can discover music with Shazam’s song recognition app. Shazam and Songkick revealed that they would…

Snapchat music discoveries to your friends with new Shazam partnership

Snapchat have heard the cries of their Twitter fans and integrated Shazam into their app so that users can easily find songs and snap them straight to your friends. Two of the world’s most popular…

Shazam partner with Songkick to offer concerts in the music recognition app

Shazam and Songkick are teaming up so that you can discover live concerts when you discover new music. A new partnership between Songkick and Shazam will see the thousands of events offered by Songkick coming…

Shazam creating curated music video experiences with Vadio

Shazam’s music discovery apps will now feature music videos and channels of streaming music videos thanks to a new partnership with Vadio. Shazam have struck a deal with music video platform Vadio to create visual…

Shazam launch Shazam Lite for the easiest music discovery yet

Today Shazam launched a new app on Android that provides the exact same world-class music discovery without all the excess – Shazam Lite. Shazam is perfect for discovering new music wherever you are but if…

Shazam downloaded over 1 billion times, now making profit

Shazam have made a breakthrough announcement, revealing that their music recognition app has been downloaded more than 1 billion times and the company is finally profitable. It’s been a long road for Shazam, the music…

‘Shazam For Brands’ First Step In Shazam’s World Domination

Today Shazam are launching their new ‘for Brands’ initiative to appear on everything you buy… well not quite everything. Shazam have made their name, and business, naming songs for people who Shazam them. With it’s…