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Remains of the Day: Talking smack

Michael Dell and HP go head-to-head on the PC industry, Lenovo throws down the gauntlet in the tablet space, and it's The People vs. Apple on censorship.

Apple updates iTunes to 10.4.1

It's tune-up time for iTunes: Apple on Monday released iTunes 10.4.1 to address a collection of bugs present in the application.

SoundHound adds live lyrics feature to iOS apps

SoundHound now includes a new LiveLyrics feature that makes it possible for users to see a song’s lyrics in time with the music.

Coverjam Pro brings artists' pictures to their music on iOS

Electric Pocket Limited's Coverjam Pro app visualizes the music-listening experience by playing a slideshow of images tagged with an artist’s name, as their music plays.

AOL presses Play, a social music app for IOS

AOL has released Play, a new music sharing app for iPhones and iPads.

Record your conversations with IMCapture for Skype

IMCapture for Skype for Mac OS X lets you record your audio and video Skype conversations in a host of formats for later viewing.

Propellerhead announces Reason 6 and Reason Essentials

Propellerhead's newly announced Reason 6 includes more audio recording and editing control, plus several new effect options. The company is also debuting Reason Essentials, a more basic version of Reason.

Apple releases minor updates to iMovie, GarageBand, iPhoto

Apple on Monday released minor updates to three of its iLife apps. In an unusual move, the updates appeared in the Mac App Store first

Yamaha releases Tenori-On sequencer as iOS app

Yamaha have announced a new iPhone and iPad app that emulates the Tenori-On music and lighting sequencer, as used by the likes of Bjork.

Hands on with Frenzapp, a social music-discovery app

Following in the footsteps of its older sibling Frenzapp, Bitsmedia’s Frenzapp Music helps you share your music recommendations with your friends while learning from their musical tastes.

Shazam wraps real-time lyrics feature into application

Shazam, the maker of an application that identifies the artist behind a song, said on Wednesday it has added a feature that shows scrolling lyrics as a tune is playing.

Avid releases Scorch music notation iPad app

Avid on Thursday announced its first iPad application, Avid Scorch. Based on the same engine as Avid’s own Sibelius music notation software, Scorch lets you import your existing Sibelius files or purchase and download sheet music from its own in-app store.

Hound gives voice to your music searches

A new app from SoundHound lets you speak the name of an artist or song and receive fast, accurate results on your iPhone or iPod touch.