At an event on Tuesday night, Slacker unveiled a drastically redesigned website, mobile apps, and logo that bring it into stiffer competition with others in the music streaming space.
NuVo Technologies is mainly on the right track, but most people won't benefit from the features that render the players in this system so expensive.
The winning track was sold in Germany, signifiyng Apple's growth to markets that its rivals haven't yet cracked.
iOS may have some radio features up its sleeves, Apple's pimping self-made e-book authors, and if you work in mapping and software, there are plenty of jobs in Cupertino.
Hardware and software for musicians can always be found on the Macworld/iWorld show floor, and 2013 was no exception. Here's what caught James Galbraith's eye.
With KaleidoPro, a musician can play not just a wide range of drum kits, but also other instruments.
The $395 TriplePlay Wireless Guitar controller plugs into your Mac or iPad and features a software bundle for recording, composing, and performing.
This mobile music app for the iPhone wants to be the Instagram of music.
The UE Smart Radio is a capable music streamer with access to both your local tunes and all the online services you could want. The rechargeable battery makes the compact unit even more portable. What holds the Smart Radio back from being a better product is the flaky desktop and mobile software.