Shazam

4.5.19

We Spoke to 'Shazam!' Actor Zachary Levi About Finally Landing a Superhero Role

VICE had a chat with the actor about his DC movie and the state of fandom in 2019.

12.11.17

Apple Has Reportedly Bought Shazam

The deal is rumored to be worth $400 million.

6.30.17

'Beat Shazam' Is TV's Latest Attempt to Reclaim the Smartphone Generation

The show pits humans against the ubiquitous music app.

2.17.17

How Often Do You Think Beyoncé Regrets Being in 'Goldmember'?

Unlock the shag, the shag, unlock.

11.14.16

Shazam Keeps Your Mac’s Microphone Always On, Even When You Turn It Off

A security researcher has uncovered a potentially creepy feature of the popular app to discover music.

7.7.16

Did A Reddit User Just Uncover a New Justice Track?

The latest chapter of the French duo's comeback took place at Barcelona's Sónar Festival.

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7.6.16

Know Your Font with Spector, the "Shazam" for Typefaces

This clever invention also recognizes colors and sends all its findings directly to your computer.

4.18.16

Talking to the Founder of "Shazam for the Art World"

New iOS app Magnus gives you all the information you could ever want about a work of art. All you need to do is point your smartphone camera at it.

2.17.16

The Daft Punk Joke on 'Family Guy' Will Make You Feel Like a Snot-Nosed Kid Again

Music identification app Shazam gets a little plug, too.

10.1.14

Are We Already Running Out of Useful Smartphone Apps?

Games and novelties aside, there are simply fewer and fewer areas of daily life that remain to be "disrupted" by utopian-minded Silicon Valley geeks. The golden age of the app may be coming to an end.

3.7.14

Viral Style: There's Now A Shazam-Like App To Answer "Who Are You Wearing?!"

Viral Style #42 brings you smart clothes, weird shoes, and an app to identify mystery garments.

12.3.13

An App to Catch Neo-Nazis by the Music They Listen To

German authorities are deciding whether to arm police with the "Nazi Shazam."