Why I've Replaced My iPhone's Music App With SoundHound

Remember Midomi? It was a first-wave iPhone app that identified songs, hummed or recorded, via microphone. It's since grown into a much more ambitious app called SoundHound—ambitious enough to actually replace your iPhone's music app. Now, it's free. » 4/27/10 6:00pm 4/27/10 6:00pm

Midomi Song Recognition iPhone App Can Name That Rickrolling Tune…

You've been able to sing or hum a tune into midomi.com and have it take a shot at guessing what you're crooning for a while, but today this novel tech that uses a user-generated database of recordings for comparison has found what I think might be its perfect home on the iPhone. Instead of lobbing up "Happy Birthday"… » 7/10/08 1:43pm 7/10/08 1:43pm