June 9, 2011 in Music (E)
[prMac.com] Montreal, Canada - Zikera is pleased to announce that their highly successful iPhone music app, Groove, is now available as a public beta for the iPad. Groove is an app that helps music lovers rediscover their music library and enjoy their music in a whole new way. The app has been completely redesigned for the iPad and has all the great features that users love about Groove for iPhone and also adds unique new ways of interacting with their music on the large iPad screen.
Groove is the best music player for iPad. It will take your music experience to a whole new level by studying your listening habits and then serving them up in fresh ways, automatically. Let it know if you want it to surprise you; give a quick tap to 'Favorites' to start an instant mix of tunes that you like best, or select the 'Three of a Kind' option to play sets of three songs by the same artist. Just tap what you want and Groove takes care of the rest. You no longer have to create playlists yourself unless you want to.
* Make a Groovy Mix of songs that go well together in a single tap
* Listen to sets of three songs by artist with the "Three of a Kind" option
* Use the "Surprise Me" option to get a mix based on your listening habits
* Automatically organize your music library by tags and create mixes based on tags coming from the data of millions of Last.fm users
* Listen to featured duos of artists who are meant to be heard together
* Get an instant mix of your favorite songs
* Tell your friends what you're listening to directly from Groove by sharing your music and mixes on Twitter and Facebook.
* Organize your music library by top albums/artists for quick selection
* Automatically download artist images and missing album artworks
* Continue listening to Groove mixes while using other apps
* Listen to groovy mixes based on the currently playing song
Once you try Groove on your iPad, you'll never want to use another player again! Not only can you hear the groovy mixes that you love, but you will also be able to explore and rediscover your music by flipping through mixes proposed by Groove in a gorgeous, iPad-optimized interface.
* iPad or iPad 2
* Requires iOS 4.0 or later
* 5.7 MB
Pricing and Availability:
The public beta of Groove for iPad is available as of today and the final release should arrive early this summer. The pricing will be announced at release time.
Zikera was founded in 2009 by software engineers and music lovers. It achieved outstanding success with its Groove app, which has been featured in the App Store's "New and Noteworthy" section and reached the #1 rank in the music category in Japan, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Zikera's ultimate goal is to create the best way for you to enjoy and experience your music. Copyright (C) 2009-2011 Zikera. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.