New York – 29 July 2013 - Shazam®, the world’s leading media engagement company, today announced the launch of the “Select & Buy” feature in the most recent update of the Shazam App for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. The new feature enables you to buy a number of songs from iTunes with just a tap of the screen, making it faster and easier to buy several songs you heard on your commute to work, your coffee break at the café, or your night out with friends.
It’s easy to use Select and Buy. Once you open the My Tags tab, all you have to do is:
1) Tap the “Select & Buy” button in the top right
2) Scroll through your list of songs and tap the ones you want to buy
3) Tap “Buy” at the top of the screen
4) Complete the transaction on iTunes.
“Select & Buy” makes use of iMix from iTunes that gives you the ability to create and share playlists and buy multiple tracks within the iTunes store.
Shazam is one of the most popular apps of all time, used by hundreds of millions of people globally to connect to the world around them. Building on its pioneering leadership in music identification, Shazam now helps people discover, interact with, and share video, audio, or printed content on TV, radio, movie screens, magazines, newspapers, packaged goods, and retail stores -- and now Shazam lets music fans follow their favorite artists to see their Shazams and share in the thrill of discovery. The app has exceeded 20 billion total Shazams since its launch, and users Shazam over 20 million times each day. For more information on how Shazam has created new technology tools for brands to utilize data visit www.shazam.com