February 2013

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Events

Recap: Music Hack Day San Francisco 2013

Music Hack Day once again returned to Rdio's home territory of San Francisco. Like last year, it was hosted at ToxBox HQ. Checkout this year's projects that used Rdio:

  • DJ WizardWebsite
    Seed a playlist with songs and The Echo Nest will build a complete playlist

  • Follow SwapWebsite
    Get out of your following comfort zone by following someone random. Agree to follow a random user on Rdio and receive a random follower later. Maybe you'll discover your new favorite band.

  • Shared Jukebox
    A reddit-style voting system for listening to music with friends

  • Soundtracking + Rdio
    Second-screen player for Rdio. Includes listeners from soundtracking who have liked, loved, or listened to the track

  • Sing Along with meWebsite
    Karaoke machine with Rdio for playback. Includes visuals that go along with the music

  • Mixed TweetsWebsite
    Finds Rdio and SoundCloud embed codes that people have tweeted

  • TweedioWebsite
    Social jukebox using Rdio and Twitter. Text message to vote for what plays next

  • SongActiveWebsite
    Mixes FitBit or GitHub activity with Rdio listens that were posted to Facebook

  • Rdio ShowsWebsite
    Chrome extension that adds a "shows" tab to the artist page on Rdio.com

Checkout the full list of projects on HackerLeague and photos from the event.

Android SDKReleases

Android SDK v1.1.0

Rdio Android SDK v1.1.0 has been released. It contains the following improvements:

  • Bug in playback token request that resulted in 30-second samples (#16)

Please download the latest version and email us if you run into any issues.

iOS SDKReleases

iOS SDK v1.1.0

Rdio iOS SDK v1.1.0 has been released. It contains the following improvements:

  • Make library methods static to prevent issues with other libraries

Please download the latest version and email us if you run into any issues.

Events

Music Hack Day San Francisco 2013

What: Music Hack Day San Francisco 2013
When: February 16 – 17, 2013
Where: Tokbox HQ — 113 Stillman St. San Francisco, CA 94107

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