music

8Tracks For Android Offers Mood Or Genre-Based Free Music And Mixes

Android: The latest version of 8tracks for Android does more than just play free streaming music and playlists. It’s also a great tool to find music that fits a particular mood or genre.


Video Briefly: Samsung Vs. Apple, Unkillable Robots, Tinder Hacker

Brief video items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Samsung sticks the boot into iPhone 6, Harvard University builds the toughest robot ever, how to “like” up to 900 Tinderers per hour. Kick off your Friday night with the best online videos of the week!


CloudTunes Is An Elegant Music Player For All Your Dropbox MP3s

Dropbox is a great place to store music so you can access it anywhere, but it’s not always easy to get that music playing though a good music player. CloudTunes solves that problem with a web-based music player that works in any browser.


Boost Your Concentration With A 15-Minute Music Listening Session

Both listening to music and taking breaks can help improve our productivity. Combine the two for even better results.


Video Briefly: Beach Dog, New Destiny Trailer, iPhone 6 Video Leak

Brief video items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: live-action Destiny video game trailer, the most adorable beach dog you will see today, is this the iPhone 6? Kick off your Friday night with the best online videos of the week!


Ask LH: Are There Any Unmetered Music Streaming Services In Australia?

Hey Lifehacker, What are my options for unlimited/unmetered streaming music in Australia? Given the paltry data limits most providers offer here on mobile plans compared to overseas, streaming music on the go doesn’t seem very feasible. Do any providers make this possible or easy, or will I need to fork out buckets of cash for overpriced data packs?


Make A Capo For Your Guitar With A Pencil And Some Rubber Bands

If you don’t have a capo for your guitar — or if you just forgot to bring one to your jam session — you can quickly put one together with just a pencil and a couple of rubber bands.


Video Briefly: Anita Sarkeesian Returns, Ice Bucket Challenge Fails, New Screen Team Parody

Brief video items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Sarkeesian’s latest Tropes vs. Women in Video Games, ALS Ice Bucket Challenge fail compilation, Screen Team takes on Guardians Of The Galaxy. Kick off your Friday night with the best online videos of the week!


How To Turn YouTube Into The Ultimate Streaming Music Service

Rumours made the rounds recently that Google was planning to create a music subscription service for YouTube. Why wait to see if that even happens in Australia, though? YouTube is already home to millions of songs for your listening pleasure, if you know how to use it.


Video Briefly: Next-Gen Lighting, Chess: The Sequel, Flexible Smartwatch

Brief video items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Battle of Endor recut, meet the guy who’s making a sequel to chess, the concept smartwatch that will blow your mind. Kick off your Friday night with the best online videos of the week!