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iheartradio UPDATED!

Discussion in 'Android Applications' started by Magdroid, Jan 19, 2010.

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    It seems that the people at Clear Channel has finally listened to the outpouring of comments that Android users have been calling for. PLEASE FIX THIS APP! Well today they launched a new update! I've personally used it on my Droid, and it seems to be working just fine. Some comments I have read say that there may still be some bugs. I for one, and really happy to finally have this app in "working" order. Maybe they will listen to our next cry...Widget Please! :icon_ banana:
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    did they add landscape support yet? that's my biggest gripe.
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    Just checked. It seems that landscape support is not yet a feature. :mad:
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    yup just updated mine. overall the app doesn't seem any different. i keep my phone docked all day at work. the only think i like about iheartradio over pandora is its shorter buffer. it seems that if pandora can't buffer enough of the song, it drops connection. iheartradio connects no matter how terrible the connection is, so i get some background noise, even if it is terrible.
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    The only thing that I don't like about Pandor is how it will only work for a limited amount of time. I used to LOVE iheartradio because I could listen to The Maxwell Show. That show was pulled. But at least I can listen to Coast-to-Coast late at night now, without the AM background noise.
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    i've listened to pandora all day. what do you mean limited time?
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    If you don't subscribe to Pandora One (~ $35/Year), you only get 40 hours of listening time per month.

    I love Pandora, so I have no qualms with subscribing.
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    really? i had no idea there was a limit. pandora has never complained that i'm outside my listening time...
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    It is relatively new, AFAIK.

    http://blog.pandora.com/pandora/archives/2009/07/important_updat_1.html

    FTA:

    "The revised royalties are quite high - higher in fact than any other form of radio. As a consequence, we will have to make an adjustment that will affect about 10% of our users who are our heaviest listeners. Specifically, we are going to begin limiting listening to 40 hours per month on the free version of Pandora. In any given month, a listener who hits this limit can then opt for unlimited listening for the remainder of that month for just $0.99. In essence, we're asking our heaviest users to put a dollar (well, almost a dollar) in the tip jar in any month in which they listen over 40 hours. We hope this is relatively painless and affordable--the same price as a single song download. (Alternatively, they can upgrade to "Pandora One", our premium version which offers unlimited monthly listening in addition to its other benefits)."
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    flash needs to hurry up and come out so i can tell pandora to shove it.
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    LOL! :rofl3:
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    I got a Pandora subscription, but I used to listen constantly without one (certainly over 40 hours in a month) and never got cut off.

    I have trouble with iheartradio, including today after the update. It'll stop playing, I'm assuming out of buffer, for long periods of time with no indication of why or if it's going to start again.
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    Loving droidlive here and o use to use Pandora/iheart on my iPhone but droidlive is sweet.
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    I'm finally trying out the free version and I am really impressed. I'm even considering buying it!
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    I heard good things about DroidLive, I'm gonna try it out. I am currently using Slacker and Pandora right now
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    I mostly use Slacker, the playlist is much larger, better music selection, and even though it doesn't quite have the audio quality of Pandora, it doesn't cut you off after 40 hours. DroidLive is nice too, but you can't skip if you don't like the song since it's all ShoutCast stations.
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    i like my last.fm app. always gives me good music and scrobbles it too, not only from itself, but from the stock music player too

    if you dont mind purchasing a grooveshark.com vip account, then you could get their app. its like pandora but it also lets you play any specific song you want, though i have imusic for that

    edit: i posted this in the wrong thread... but i guess it still pertains somewhat to the topic
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    I hope iheart updates again the future with a landscape mode. I would use it in car if they did.
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    if droidlive adds a widget im buyin it...
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    Online radiostations are fine, but going back to that from Pandora feels like a huge step backwards. Plus DroidLive is ugly as hell. I'm trying to use iheartradio solely for Bob and Tom, but it's so flaky that I'm about to give up on it. Worked much better on my Blackberry.
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