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HTML5 Media Player

by Andrew Royer on August 25, 2010

in music,Personal

I am looking for an HTML5 media player primarily for audio files. It would be ideal if it seamlessly switched based on the source file parameters to audio with an image if it had one or a compact audio player or a video player. Also would be ideal if the media player was compatible with all of the different application mediums. Meaning it would be embeddable into other applications, able to play from mobile mediums like an iPhone, work on the most recent browsers with some backwards compatibility, and able to integrate into other publishing platforms like Tumblr, Wordpress, Posterous, Social Networks, RSS etc. I have not found one yet that can do this but I also just started looking. If anyone knows of an open source preferably HTML5 based… Continue reading

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Streaming Music

by Andrew Royer on August 9, 2010

in music,Personal

Image representing iTunes as depicted in Crunc... Image via CrunchBase

I made this post over on my music tumblr Fresh Replay but it really belongs here.

Rdio just released their streaming music service and I signed up here.  It has a nice interface and integration with social apps but does not have the library of music that I am looking for.  Out of about 12724 songs in my iTunes library Rdio matched 4341 not bad for a start but I think I will just host my entire library myself in the cloud. Waiting for Apple to put the Lala service they bought and shut

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Migrated From GoDaddy to Media Temple

by Andrew Royer on June 18, 2010

in music,Personal

Successfully migrated my music blog from Go Daddy hosting to Media Temple.  I moved because of the lack of support for the recent Wordpress security hole at Go Daddy.  Luckily I was not affected so I presume except someone did manage to hack into and spam all comments on all my posts.   Also my hosting subscription runs out at the end of the month and I have a grid server on Media Temple that I am barely using.  The migration was quite simple just download all the blog Wordpress files with FTP, changed the wp-config.php file, and did a backup and restore of the Wordpress database.  Plan is to deprecate and move the music blog to a sub domain… Continue reading

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Kanye West VMA Outburst

by Andrew Royer on September 13, 2009

in music

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Kid Cudi Pursuit of Happiness on David Letterman

by Andrew Royer on September 12, 2009

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