The Squeezebox player may be in the loungeroom, but you're in the bedroom and really need a power-song to get you out of bed. Flick on your Android-phone, and choose Europe's The Final Countdown. Now prance out of bed as the soft-rock melody fills your house. The app is free, and only available on the Android platform…
While the US is still awaiting music-streaming service Spotify, happy Europeans can use Squeezebox Touch and Squeezebox Radio players to stream their Spotify Premium playlists from. This is the second hardware manufacturer Spotify has signed up with, after Sonos.
One of the more interesting things you can do with the iPhone is use it as a remote control for other devices. Since the iPhone App Store launched almost two years ago, developers have created hundreds of remote control applications.