SoundHound in this version :
- â€“ Fix for app not launching on Moto X
- â€“ Play & listen to full songs including exclusive LiveLyricsÂ® for connected Spotify Premium users
- â€“ Spotify Free users can automatically â€˜Add to Playlistâ€™ from SoundHound
- â€“ Top Music Videos chart â€“ Popular music videos worth watching
- â€“ â€œListen onâ€� feature â€“ Quick launch of your streaming services for continued listening to the song, artist, album, or a new station based on your search
â˜… Reviews and Honors for SoundHound â˜…
Your top 10 Android Apps â€“ â€œI love this appâ€¦ unique in its class.â€�
-Jessica Dolcourt, CNET, July 2011
The Best Android Apps â€“ â€œThereâ€™s no limit.â€�
-John Herrman, Gizmodo, April 2010
Top 10 Must-Have Android Apps
-Bob Tedeschi, NY Times, November 2010
Best Music Engagement App
â€“ BILLBOARD Music App Awards, October 2010
â€œGenius, isnâ€™t it?â€� â€“ B.B.C. World Radio
â€œThis is amazingâ€¦ insane, right?â€�
-David Pogue of the NY Times
SoundHound âˆž includes:
â™ª The worldâ€™s fastest music recognition: name tunes playing from a speaker in as little as four seconds. Now with unlimited usage!
â™ª The worldâ€™s only viable singing and humming recognition
â™ª LiveLyrics: see Lyrics in time with the music for music recognition
â™ª Home screen widget allows you to identify music without launching the app
â™ª No banner advertisements
â™ª NEW: Real-time Facebook and Twitter Updates from Artists: tap a bandâ€™s name to instantly see its latest social news!
And thereâ€™s more: Listen on startup shortcuts and geotagging options, Facebook and Twitter sharing and optional auto-sharing, previews, buy links, and full length YouTube videos.
Note: Location is used to store where songs were discovered. It can be disabled from the Options menu.
Explanation of requested permissions:
Used to record audio for both music and voice search.
CHANGE YOUR AUDIO SETTINGS
Used to ensure optimal audio recording settings.
FINE (GPS) LOCATION
COARSE (NETWORK-BASED) LOCATION
Used to enhance search results and remember where a search took place, which is displayed through History. This can be disabled in app settings.
FULL INTERNET ACCESS
Used to communicate with servers for search results and other content.
READ PHONE STATE AND IDENTITY
Used to mute SoundHound audio when receiving phone calls.
MODIFY/DELETE USB STORAGE CONTENTS MODIFY/DELETE SD CARD CONTENTS
Used to cache data.
Used to notify when search results are ready
VIEW WI-FI STATE
Used to allow usage through WI-FI.
VIEW NETWORK STATE
Used to detect when internet access is available.