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TechLife | 23 May 2012 :
Sony Entertainment Network Music Unlimited
Sony will be looking to regain come kudos with the release of its Music Unlimited service app for iPhone and iPod touch this Friday. With the free app, Sony Entertainment Network subscribers can access the its substantial back catalogue.
The new app allows users to listen to their music library, playlists and channels, easily add songs to playlists, discover related artists and tracks, and browse by genre.
Bitdefender launches world's first iOS app that shows how apps access iPhone owners' private data.
Developed by security firm Bitdefender, Clueful is the first app that tells you which iOS apps may be accessing more of your personal information than they need.
Clueful identifies potentially misbehaving apps andf shows you which ones track your location; drain your battery; read and use your address book; bother you with ads; track and aggregate your usage through multiple analytics networks; are careless with your usernames and passwords; or access your Facebook, Twitter or Google accounts and more.
It will also let you examine an app before installing it, giving you the information you need to decide who to trust with your personal data.
We Are Hunted
For: Android, iOS
UberHype may be many hipster's music discovery tool of choice, but this attractive alternative is worth a punt as well. A glossy tiled interface makes for a pleasant user experience. A mix of mainstream and alternative acts ensures there's something for everybody. There isn't a huge catalogue, but enough to get you started.