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Smule takes the wraps off AutoRap

The latest app from the music-app gurus at Smule turns your spoken words into rap music.

CasaTunes music server adds AirPlay compatibility

CasaTunes, the maker of multi-room music servers that allow users to hear their tunes anywhere in the house, upgraded its operating system to include Apple’s AirPlay feature.

Weekly Wrap: Haiku edition

Lots of reviews, how-to advice, and the latest Apple news from the past week -- all presented in haiku form.

TechHive: Multi-Dimensional Audio could be the future of sound

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SRS Labs' Multi-Dimensional Audio (MDA) has the possibility to change how we think about sound.

Bowers & Wilkins previews new Apple-compatible headphones

British high-end audio manufacturer Bowers & Wilkins only recently jumped into the headphone business, but the company is already expanding its product line: On Thursday it announced the new Apple-compatible P3 headphones.

Apple TV (third generation): What you need to know

The third-generation Apple TV, unveiled Wednesday, shows Apple is taking its hobby just a little bit more seriously, thanks to improved video support and an overhauled interface. But there are still plenty of questions about the latest edition. Here’s what we know so far.

Remains of the Day: Honor system

Steve Jobs is honored posthumously by the music industry, while Tim Cook is honored, er, humously by the financial sector. Elsewhere, Apple gets some serious props from consumers even as some say AT&T's new upgrade fees aren't exactly honorable.

Report: Google building home entertainment system

Google is planning to enter the home entertainment market with a Google-branded wireless device that streams music within a house, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Expo Notes: Making music at Macworld | iWorld

James Galbraith gives a rundown of some of the music-making hardware and software that has people buzzing at Macworld | iWorld this week.

Refocused Macworld | iWorld highlights music, art, film

Macworld | iWorld kicks off this week in San Francisco, featuring a renewed focus on how people use Apple products to create art, film, and music, in addition to the more traditional conference fare.

iTunes Match now available in 19 new countries

Apple on Monday expanded access to iTunes Match to 19 new countries in Latin America and Europe, more than doubling the number of nations where the service is available.

Full-size headphones for Macs and iOS devices

Get comfort and big sound without giving up the conveniences of an inline remote and mic

Pioneer introduces new AirPlay audio receivers

Pioneer this week introduced two new AirPlay compatible audio systems that play music wirelessly from the listener's iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.