Midomi – Reviews and Free Download

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Have you ever heard a song and were wondering the name of it? You will give up thinking if you have spent a lot of hours but couldn’t figure out the song name. Midomi is an app that solves these kind of problems. Midomi supports a lot of devices available in the market including iPhone, iPod, iPad, BlackBerry, Windows mobile phone, and Android phones. Once Midomi is installed to any device, you can hold it to a speaker that is playing a song you want to figure out. Within 10 seconds, this app is able to identify the name of the song, artist, or even lyrics. Awesome isn’t?

What is Midomi

Midomi is a music-identifying app that detects sound or music through a device’s microphone and display the information of the song, for instance, song name, artist, lyrics, links to ringtones, or even links to iTunes store to purchase the track. In short, Midomi is like a music search engine.

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Midomi was founded in January 2009 but was renamed to SoundHound in December in the same year. Today, it is more than just a music-identifying program because users can sing their favorite songs and share it to other Midomi users. In other words, it works like a music community too. Besides, Midomi features more than 2 million songs in their library and you are able to listen to some samples of music tracks before buying them.

Although Shazam is the biggest competitor of Midomi in the market today, Midomi has something unique. Midomi is able to identify a song from singing, speaking, whistling, or humming while Shazam can only recognize a song from singing.

What is good about Midomi

  • It identifies a song accurately as long as you hold the microphone to the song for 10 seconds.
  • Midomi library has more than two million music tracks and it is increasing from time to time.
  • Your own music stands a chance to get exposed. Midomi community allows you to create your own profile and share your music and video media to others.
  • Unlimited free sample can be listened.
  • A midomi account is free. Anyone who loves music can create one at anytime.

That’s the top five awesome features from Midomi. They are also the key features that make Midomi one of the most welcome Apple apps. You may download Midomi iPhone app if you would like to try it on the latest iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus.

How to Download Midomi for Free

To make life easy, you can use Midomi online at their official website www.midomi.com if you are sitting in front of a pc, laptop, or a Mac. If you would like to get Midomi for pc, you can download the windows setup file from Allmyapps and run the installation. On the other hand, Midomi mobile version can be downloaded to any Apple devices from Apple App Store through iTunes. No worry, it is free. As for Android users, you will have to search for Midomi from Android app store and download it for free.

“What is the name of this song? Let’s think… Just forget about it!” With Midomi or SoundHound, you can definitely say good bye to this attitude and save the name of a good song.

How to Install AppCake from Cydia

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It doesn’t get much better than this article if you are finding how to install AppCake to your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch. Basically, there are two major ways to install AppCake. The tough one that requires some manual steps to download AppCake and upload the IPA files through SSH has been shared in a previous article. In this article, a three-minute method to install AppCake from Cydia will be shared if you think five minutes job is too tough for you. With Cydia, the steps to install AppCake will never be a hard job.

Step 1: Jailbreak, Install Cydia and AppSync

Almost anyone who loves cracked apps will have to learn how to jailbreak their iOS devices. There are tons of software to jailbreak an iOS device and install Cydia to it, for example, RedSn0w, Greenpoison, Sn0wbreeze, Jailbreak Unlock, Apple Unlocker, iJailBreakTool, and others. You may pick any of them to jailbreak your iOS device and get Cydia Installed. Install AppSync if this is your iOS device is still a virgin (never been jailbroken before).

Step 2: Install AppCake Repository

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In order to get AppCake, you must first install AppCake repo. This can be done easily from Cydia. Launch your Cydia by tapping the iconic brown icon on your Springboard. Go to Manage and then Sources. Tap on the Edit and then Add. A standard “Enter Cydia/APT URL” dialogue box will be appeared and that is where you need to key in AppCake repo which is cydia.iphonecake.com as shown in the image below. Click on the Add Source and your iOS device will start to verify the URL. This usually will take a few seconds and a source warning message will be appeared to ask if you want to add the source or not. Continue to add the repo by clicking the Add Anyway button. Your iOS device will start to download AppCake repo and sources and load them in less than a minute. Click on Return to Cydia once the process is finished.

Step 3: Install AppCake

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Now go back to the source page and click on the AppCake repo you just downloaded to your device. It should be cydia.iphonecake.com. A list of Cydia apps under this repo will be appeared and you should be able to see AppCake+ is appearing at first place. Ignore the AppCake+ HD if you are not installing it to an iPad HD. Click on the AppCake+ and click on the Install button located at the top right of the screen. Again you will see a black screen with lots of white color words running, you could just ignore that as it is the installation process. Click on the Return to Cydia button when the installation is finished.

Step 4: Reboot and Start Using AppCake

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Lastly but not to be missed, it is a must to reboot your iOS device otherwise AppCake will not work properly or it crashes when you try to launch it. That’s how you install AppCake from Cydia. Too easy? What else you expect?