SOUNDHOUND BRINGS LIVELYRICS™ TO ANDROID
Major Update Includes Multi- and Auto-Share Options, Enabling the Fastest Way
to Share Music Moments from Mobile to Facebook and Twitter.
SAN JOSE, California – September 21, 2011 – SoundHound, the revolutionary sound search company, today launched a major update to the music search and discovery applications SoundHound and SoundHound Infinity. The update includes LiveLyrics and enhanced sharing, which make sharing music discovery moments on-the-go to Facebook and Twitter faster than ever.
Users will experience LiveLyrics through SoundHound's blazing fast music recognition, which will identify any part of a song playing and then show moving lyrics automatically aligned to that song. This feature is now available for users of Android devices in the United States and Canada who update to SoundHound 2.7.4.
The enhanced sharing features include the ability to personalize the share message and simultaneously post to both Facebook and Twitter. Users can also instantly and seamlessly share newly discovered songs through an auto-share option.
"LiveLyrics has revolutionized the lyric experience and the demand for this feature from our Android users has been overwhelming," said James Hom, co-founder and vice president of SoundHound Inc. "Today the joy of LiveLyrics will reach even more music fans, and with auto-share and multi-share, they now have the fastest way to share music moments with friends and followers across Facebook and Twitter."
SoundHound is revolutionizing the way people interact with mobile devices by delivering innovative technologies and compelling user experiences in sound recognition, at home, at work, at play and on the go. SoundHound's applications, SoundHound and Hound, are powered by the company's breakthrough Sound2Sound technology, which searches sound against sound, bypassing traditional sound-to-text conversion techniques even when searching text databases. Sound2Sound has resulted in numerous breakthroughs including the world's fastest music recognition, the world's only viable singing and humming search, and instant-response large scale speech recognition systems. For more visit www.soundhound.com.
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