Tag Archive: Hype

New Hype Machine App For iPhone Totally Lives Up To The Hype

Spinning it like Joey Deacon

Because I’m not dead, I love music. But since I have no friends (at least not any friends with good musical taste), I have no idea what to listen to. Which means I’m pretty much stuck playing old (and still fantastic) Talking Heads tracks, and that XX album from a year or two back.

But now that Hype Machine has redesigned its app, I now have a  [Read More…]

Headquake Sound Enhancer Doesn’t Live Up To Its Hype [Review]

Headquake’s greeting

Headquake is a music sound enhancement app for iOS. It claims to “flat narrow sounds to an enormous yet perfectly balanced 3D Sound experience surrounding your head.” But hearing, like music, is a very individual thing, and Headquake’s efforts aren’t always much of an enhancement.

Let’s start with the UI. The controls are small and closely-packed, which makes sound adjustments a little more fiddly than they should be.

As you  [Read More…]

The iPhone 4 Remains Top Selling Smartphone Despite the iPhone 5 Hype

Source: Canaccord Genuity/AppleInsider

You would think all of the hype surrounding the much-anticipated iPhone 5 would leave consumers waiting for Apple�s new handset. Well, you�d be wrong. The iPhone 4 remains the top-selling U.S. smartphone at AT&T and Verizon, one analyst says. The iPhone 4, introduced more than a year ago, and the earlier iPhone 3GS rank as the No. 1 and No. 2 sellers at AT&T, according to Canaccord Genuity analyst  [Read More…]