Gracenote ODP Sweepstakes Announcement

Posted by WaiYu | about 3 weeks ago

Thanks to all our developers who gave us their feedback and entered the Gracenote Developer Sweepstakes. You're the reason we're here, and your input will help us improve our developer program to make it easier for you to build innovative music and video apps using the Gracenote platform.

Congratulations to Brian McFee on winning our Sweepstakes Prize, a Google Nexus 7 Tablet!..Read More

Gracenote Developer Survey and Giveaway

Posted by WaiYu | about 1 month ago
Hello Gracenote Developer,   Thank you for being part of our Developer program. In order to improve the program, we would like to hear what you think. We are launching a survey at .
The survey should take you less than 10 minutes to fill out.
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TV Hackfest San Francisco

Posted by cweichen | about 2 months ago
Last week, we sponsored TV Hackfest in San Francisco, a 24 hour hackathon held in conjunction with Appsworld. Some great hacks were made, including a Leap Motion controlled 3D TV Guide, a port of our Entourage Automatic Content Recognition onto Google Glass, and even a TV-based Cards Against Humanity game! Read all about it in our Storify blog: More

Big in Japan

Posted by cweichen | about 5 months ago
Mashup Awards is the biggest hacking ("mashup") competition in Japan, consisting of 3 months of hackathons ("mashup camps") and meetups ("caravans") in cities all across the country, and also accept submissions of hacks through an online submission process. Gracenote is proud to have sponsored this event, which culminated in the TechCrunch Tokyo Hackathon the second week in November...Read More

Hella Hack Oakland

Posted by cweichen | about 6 months ago
Last weekend, Gracenote and Pandora co-hosted Hella Hack Oakland, the first music hackathon in Oakland. The tagline was "Your Local Music Hackathon", and the idea was to combine some of the biggest names in music technology with the local Oakland and East Bay tech scene, since both Gracenote (Emeryville) and Pandora (Oakland) are proudly headquartered in the East Bay. By the end of the weekend, we had hacks that suggested bars for you, let you listen to your guilty pleasure in private, and make music videos on your phone (and many more)...Read More

Introducing the Gracenote Developer Program

Posted by steve | about 1 year ago
Back in Gracenote's early days, we had one product line - the CD Database, otherwise known as CDDB. One of the things that made CDDB great was the fact that hobbyist developers did not have to pay for access to the service. It was free to use, and the ensuing developer participation was key to the success of CDDB...Read More