Tag: Ability

06
Oct
2020
Posted in technology

Spotify Adds Ability to Search Songs by Lyrics

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This week, Spotify is rolling out the ability to find songs by searching for their lyrics. It’s a feature that’s been a long time coming and it will undoubtedly become second-nature for users in no time at all.

Spotify designer Lin Wang first shared the news in a tweet on Monday. The new search function is available on iOS or Android and our initial tests show that it works as advertised. We tried a few examples of English, Spanish, and Hindi lyrics and found the correct song with just a few words. That probably won’t prove to be the case for more obscure songs, but rest assured that Smash Mouth’s All Star is readily searchable.

It’s unclear which service is providing the lyrics transcription for Spotify’s search and the company didn’t say when it responded to our request for comment. Back in July, Spotify partnered with Musixmatch to provide real-time lyrics for a karaoke-style approach. So that partnership may have expanded in the meantime. The streaming music giant has also worked with Genius for a long time.

Lyric search has been available in Apple Music for a couple of years, but few people subscribe to multiple music services. Those in the Spotify ecosystem will no longer need to go back and forth between Google and the app until they hit on the right song.

Spotify is also expanding its software offerings with the just-announced Soundtrap Capture app. The app functions as a real-time audio collaboration tool and is primarily intended for musicians to work together on new tracks.

Capture is very similar to the voice memo app that comes with iOS. You see a big record button and a waveform of your recorded audio. But

06
Oct
2020
Posted in technology

Advanced HVAC Controls Market – Actionable Research on COVID-19 | Ability to Operate at Low Temperatures to Boost the Market Growth

The global advanced HVAC controls market size is poised to grow by USD 4.81 billion during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of over 8% throughout the forecast period, according to the latest report by Technavio. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment. The report also provides the market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Download a Free Sample of REPORT with COVID-19 Crisis and Recovery Analysis.

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Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Advanced HVAC Controls Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

Refrigerated warehouses are increasingly adopting advanced HVAC controls because of their ability to operate at low temperatures and reduce contamination levels. Firms across the food and pharmaceutical industries must maintain a hygienic and contamination-free environment in warehouses. Food products such as ice cream and sea produce need to be maintained at temperatures as low as -31 oF. As workers find it challenging to work at such low temperatures, advanced HVAC controls are deployed in refrigerated warehouses. With the expected growth of the refrigerated warehousing market, the advanced HVAC control market will witness steady growth during the forecast period.

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Report Highlights:

  • The major advanced HVAC controls market growth came from the sensors segment. Sensors play a major role in the performance of advanced HVAC controls as they provide data for efficient operations and tasks to be performed in various conditions. A wide verity of sensors are used in HVAC system controls, which include temperature, humidity, occupancy, carbon dioxide, and VOC sensors; pressure sensors; network sensors; dew point sensors; and wireless connectivity