midomi

midomi

A music website that enables users to search by voice or text and purchase songs from iTunes and watch related videos. Songs can be searched by singing or humming the tune on the computer or by entering the name of the album, artist or song. The iPhone version also allows the names to be spoken and songs to be recognized by holding the phone to the music and grabbing an acoustic sample. For more information, visit www.midomi.com. See music search and acoustic fingerprint.


Sing, Hum, Say, Grab and Type
The buttons at the bottom of the midomi iPhone screen let users sing or hum the song, say or type the artist, album or track name and grab an audio sample from a song being played.
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MIDOMI is a music website with an audio search tool, exploration options, and a singing feature.
Presently there are many searching web services like Midomi, Musipedia, Ritmoteka, Songtapper, Music Ngram Viewer, and FolkTune Finder where customers use one of several possible styles to input a music query.
Table 1: Accessing Music Searching Web Services Name Access Voice Notes VKB URD Rhythm Audiotag (a) - - - - - Tunatic (b) - - - - - Shazam (c) - - - - - Midomi (d) + - - - - Musipedia (e) + + + + + Ritmoteka (f) - - - - + Songtapper (g) - - - - + Music Ngram Viewer (h) - - + - - FolkTuneFinder (i) - - + + + Google, Yandex, Yahoo
SoundHound, formerly known as Midomi, which pioneered a voice-based search technology for mobile devices, has gained raves as it provides a better job in recognizing music than competitors like Shazam.
Sound search technology provider MELODIS Corporation and mobile phone manufacturer SAMSUNG Electronics Co Ltd have announced they have partnered to embed MELODIS's Midomi music search and ID application into SAMSUNG's multimedia phones.
The models enabled with Midomi and running on Windows Mobile 6.
Pioneering search and sound recognition company MELODIS Corporation today announced the launch of midomi mobile, its music search application for mobile devices.
midomi mobile allows users to search for music by singing, humming or even whistling into their mobile devices.
The midomi song database has become the largest user-generated repository of its kind since its launch in January 2007.
com) turned to Muze to provide music samples for its new online community, Midomi (www.
He added, "Music is an integral part of the Midomi user experience.
With the launch of its new online community Midomi (www.