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    Default Pandora for iPhone Updated with Slew of Features


    The popular online streaming music service that grew out of the Music Genome Project in January of 2000, Pandora, has recently updated. The updated version comes with several new features and a nice face lift to add to the mix.

    One of the key features in Pandora is the “Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down” mechanic that allows users to get control over what type of music gets played in the mix. With the new update, you don’t have to hit the thumbs up button while the current song is playing. Similar to the way it is in the web app, you can see your song history and have the option of swiping left and right to move within it. This gives you the ability to customize your music stations to a much higher degree while on the go with your mobile iOS device.


    The iPhone app now also provides lyrics! Users can tap the square icon in the upper right from the Now Playing screen and Pandora will drop the lyrics for the currently playing underneath the album archive area. Users can also access bookmarked songs and artists from the iPhone app now, with the feature being accessible from the station list screen. Users can tap on Bookmarks to preview, purchase, or create a station from your favorites. Furthermore, you can tell Pandora to stop playing tracks over and over again. Tapping the new triangle between the thumb buttons and then tapping “I’m tired of this track” allows you to do just that. This feature doesn’t remove the song from your station’s genome but it lays off the overplaying of the certain chosen song for a while.

    Overall, the updated includes some much needed additions to an app that was already pretty fantastic. If you are an avid music aficionado and use this app, try out the updated version, you won’t be disappointed.

    Source: App Store

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    Livin the iPhone Life BenderRodriguez's Avatar
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    as long as unlimited skips hack still works and song downloader I'm happy

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    Quote Originally Posted by BenderRodriguez View Post
    as long as unlimited skips hack still works and song downloader I'm happy
    Lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by BenderRodriguez View Post
    as long as unlimited skips hack still works and song downloader I'm happy
    I would like to know also.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BenderRodriguez View Post
    as long as unlimited skips hack still works and song downloader I'm happy
    Well does it? Don't leave us hanging!
    Last edited by Gopher_Otis; 07-07-2012 at 08:17 AM.

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    Damn! Downloader does not work,

    Skips does work though.
    Last edited by tankz504; 07-07-2012 at 07:24 AM.

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    I'm not getting it until they work out the bugs..
    Last edited by Gopher_Otis; 07-07-2012 at 08:17 AM.

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    What is the name of the app for skips?

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    Quote Originally Posted by rwin84 View Post
    What is the name of the app for skips?
    “PandoraSkip”

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    Quote Originally Posted by tankz504 View Post
    Damn! Downloader does not work,

    Skips does work though.
    That's good enough for me. Updating now.

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    Keep downloader, the ad blocking features still work.

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    The app In cydia for unlimited skips is called
    Pandora skips

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    Pandora Downloader causes issues with the menu. When you bring up the menu and hit cancel, it registers as "I'm tired of this track". Start New Station opens Downloader and begins downloading the song.
    Last edited by brodimus; 07-07-2012 at 08:57 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by brodimus View Post
    Pandora Downloader causes issues with the menu. When you bring up the menu and hit cancel, it registers as "I'm tired of this track". Start New Station open Downloader and begins downloading the song.
    Ha! Sweet I can download tracks again!! To bad the menu does not display right.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tankz504 View Post
    Ha! Sweet I can download tracks again!! To bad the menu does not display right.
    What Pandora Downloader does is move each button down one, so Share Station now acts as Start a New Station and so on.
    Last edited by brodimus; 07-07-2012 at 10:22 AM.

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    Honestly I am not too familiar with the old menu.

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    How did you guys get the pandora downloader? It was pulled from cydia... That means you have an illegal source added..hmmmmmmm
    True but funny

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    thanks for the heads up on the app, bender. i just downloaded it. works fine. now, if only something can be done about the commercials ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by mmaboi21 View Post
    How did you guys get the pandora downloader? It was pulled from cydia... That means you have an illegal source added..hmmmmmmm
    True but funny
    I googled it, downloaded the file, then use I file to install. No extra cydia sources needed

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