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Remains of the Day: Super password

Despite the patch for the latest Apple security hole, concerns remain about the company's track record in that arena. But, hey, can you really blame Apple, when it may be busy building a game controller and a streaming music service?

Review: MuLab is a little-known gem of a digital audio workstation

MuLab offers all the audio and MIDI recording features the average musician needs, and few that they don't. Power without stressful visual overload (and they said it couldn't be done).

on pcworld.com

Hands on with Audiobus and GarageBand

Audiobus is a cool utility that allows you to route audio between iOS music apps. With GarageBand now compatible, Audiobus is even more valuable to mobile musicians.

Review: Public Radio Player 3.0 for iOS is good, but not great

Public Radio Player is one of the best aggregators of public radio content in the land—with more than 500 stations available for live streaming and more than 1,000 listen-on-demand programs—and the app keeps adding features to make it ever more useful.

GarageBand for iOS adds Audiobus support

Apple on Wednesday updated GarageBand for iOS with support for AudioBus.

Lightning strikes the Zeppelin: Bowers & Wilkins announces new wireless speaker docks

Bowers & Wilkins has announced two additions to its Wireless Music System product line: the Z2 and a retooled Zeppelin Air.

Spotify reportedly launching free streaming music service overseas

A report in Bloomberg says that Spotify will expand its streaming music service to mobile devices in 20 countries where it currently provides its desktop service. The move would give Spotify an edge over rival Pandora.

on techhive.com

Collecting live music in the digital age

Instead of tape trading and snail mail, live-music collecting is all about BitTorrent and lossless audio these days.

on techhive.com

Pandora CEO exit could shake up streaming

Pandora CEO Joe Kennedy is quitting the online radio service, which -- like many of its competitors -- is struggling with increasing royalty rates paid to record labels.

Remains of the Day: The letter two

Apple and Sony are going head-to-head--or ear-to-ear?--over music licensing, Phil Schiller posts a tweet and the Internet goes wild, and a former Apple rival joins Cupertino in taking on a new threat.