September 30, 2010 in Music (E)
[prMac.com] Montreal, Canada - Zikera today is pleased to announce that their app, Groove, now allows music enthusiasts to share their music and mixes on Twitter and Facebook. Groove is an app that helps music lovers to rediscover their music library and enjoy their music in a whole new way. The updated version, Groove 1.4, also adds support for iOS4, including fast app switching and higher resolution graphics.
Groove is the best iPod app replacement, organizing your library and creating a variety of mixes from your music library based on your listening habits. Tap "Feelin' Groovy" to get an instant mix of songs that go well together or rediscover missed gems with the "Three of a Kind" option that play sets of three songs by artist. Don't know what to listen to? Select the "Surprise Me" option or simply shake your iPod/iPhone/iPad and let Groove surprise you with an album, artist or a mix. The app is also driver friendly and includes a rich set of gestures to easily control the player and volume while in the car.
* Make a 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 or shake device to get a mix based on your listening habits
* Listen to featured duos of artists who are meant to be heard together
* Get an instant mix of your favorite songs
* Use the swipe gestures to control the player and the volume while in the car
* Display a large scrolling song title so that you can keep your eyes on the road
* 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
Paid Enhancement Package:
* Automatically organize your music library by tags and create mixes based on tags
* Listen to groovy mixes based on the currently playing song
* Save any mix created by Groove for later play
While Groove 1.4 is free and offers users a wonderful music listening experience, Zikera developers have included an in-app purchase opportunity which takes Groove to a whole new level. The enhancement package contains a feature that automatically organizes a user's music library by tags. The tags stem from the data of millions of Last.fm users. Genres do not have to be classified because Groove will auto tag a user's music, making it easy to create new mixes.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iPhone OS 3.0 or later (iOS 4.0 Tested)
* 4.1 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Groove 1.4 is free with in-app purchase of enhancement package and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Music category. Zikera is running a special price drop for the enhancement package at $0.99 USD until October 31st inclusive.
Zikera has been 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) 2009-2010 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.