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Business Wire

10/01/2014

SoundHound Partners with TouchTunes to Bring On-Premise Music Control to Mobile App Users

SoundHound, the pioneering company in sound recognition and search technologies, and TouchTunes have partnered to give SoundHound users control of the music in more than 60,000 bars and restaurants.

TouchTunes

06/12/2014

TouchTunes expands into Europe through Soundnet acquisition

TouchTunes Interactive Networks, the largest in-venue interactive entertainment network in North America, is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of Soundnet, one of Europe’s leading suppliers of audio and visual content to bars, clubs and other venues.

PR Newswire

03/26/2014

TouchTunes Unveils Playdium, The Next Generation Platform At 2014 Amusement Expo

TouchTunes, the largest in-venue interactive entertainment network in North America, today announced its latest innovation, Playdium, a next-generation entertainment platform that redefines the possibilities for new and engaging user experiences.  Playdium combines a revolutionary music experience that allows the jukebox to reflect the musical taste of each venue with a sleek, modular design that dramatically simplifies service and support.  In addition, TouchTunes is also showcasing its full line of entertainment solutions at the Amusement Expo including its industry leading mobile app and Tanjarine, a new tablet-based menu and entertainment solution for restaurants.

Wired Magazine

08/27/2013

Inside the Bar of the Very Near Future

Some bars really make you work for your drink. You wave and feint to catch the bartender’s eye, and even then your scotch might be made with unspecial cubes of booze-diluting ice. Life’s no bowl of maraschino cherries for bar owners either—those 17 vodka brands aren’t going to keep track of themselves. Here’s how new tippling technology of today will bring you the ultimate, optimized, smooth-drinking bar of tomorrow.

Esquire Magazine

07/22/2013

The Death of the Jukebox, and the Possibly Bright Future

Nostalgia aside, digital jukeboxes are starting to offer far more advantages over traditional ones than being able to skip your song to the front of the queue.

Core77

04/15/2013

frog at SXSW 2013: The Crowd As DJ

A research report on the dynamics of crowd-sourcing music at the frog SXSW Interactive Opening Party.

CNET

04/11/2013

The best of the Cool Product Expo (pictures)

An upgrade to the standard barroom jukebox, TouchTunes is also a photo booth, allowing you to take pictures, apply filters, change frames, and email them right from the console.

GigaOM

03/09/2013

The internet of weird things at SXSW

At the official kick-off party for SXSW, Frog Design created an installation around unusual objects embedded with technology, creating an Internet of truly weird things.

Bar Business Magazine

02/22/2013

Are You Experienced?

TouchTunes is making waves in the on-premise A/V category by creating an interactive experience for customers where there was once only music—at the jukebox. With its Karaoke and PhotoBooth services rolling out en mass this year, bar patrons are now participants in their own entertainment.

Advertising Week

10/01/2012

Introducing AWE - The Advertising Week Experience

The world’s most innovative technology companies will demonstrate their newest offerings and engage with Marketing leaders…

RePlay Magazine

08/01/2012

TouchTunes’ Charles Goldstuck: A Leadership Profile

TouchTunes CEO Charles Goldstuck, the former record industry exec who joined the digital juke-box company in 2009, has captured the attention of the trade over the last three years by introducing cutting-edge new products like the smart juke Virtuo and doing so in Hollywood style.

BusinessWeek

04/12/2012

Rise of the e-Jukebox

Jason Eisenhauer thinks Adele has a lovely voice. But he can only take so much of the ubiquitous British singer. The owner of two Irish sports bars in Columbus, Ohio, had to listen to Adele endlessly on the jukeboxes in his drinking establishments.

BillBoard

03/16/2012

The Beatles: Coming Soon to a (Digital) Jukebox Near You

Thirteen Beatles studio albums in addition to their Past masters, "Red," "Blue," and  "1" collections will be featured on  TouchTunes' 50,000 digital jukeboxes starting April 1.

TNW The Next Web

03/14/2012

The Beatles' Music Arrives on 50,000 Digital Jukeboxes Across North America

Sixteen months after its back-catalogue finally arrived on iTunes, and three weeks after it became available as official ringtones, The Beatles’ music has now been licensed to TouchTunes Interactive Networks, North America’s largest downloading pay-per-play network of digital jukeboxes.

Play Meter

11/01/2011

TouchTunes invests in the Future

Going out on a limb technologically is customary for TouchTunes Interactive Networks, a company that changed the jukebox genre with the introduction of the first digital downloading jukebox 14 years ago.

Fast Co.Design

09/12/2011

Frog Creates a Jukebox for People Who’ve Never Touched a Jukebox: Reinventing a Classic Piece of Americana

If your idea of a kick-ass jukebox is a hulking old thing with rusty trip levers, a disco ball, and every Jimmy Buffet album ever, then we entreat you to stop reading immediately. Because what Frog Design has done to the jukebox will appear downright blasphemous.

RePlay Magazine

07/01/2011

Only the Beginning

TouchTunes stole the tradeshow this spring with a glitzy unveiling of the new Virtuo smart jukebox, and by all reports the units are making quite an entrance at locations around the country. Charles Goldstuck, who is celebrating two years as the company's top executive, says the launch of Virtuo is merely the first act in a comprehensive plan to grow the company's location network and consumer mindshare.

MTV News

03/09/2011

TouchTunes Virtuo Jukebox Brings New Features and a Camera

Having a wide variety of music available to us when we’re out at our favorite bar or restaurant is a must and I’m sure many of you are familiar with TouchTunes digital jukeboxes, but it looks like they are stepping up their game with the TouchTunes Virtuo.

TIME

03/03/2011

Old School Meets New Technology: Digital Innovation for the Jukebox

Since the 1920s, young people everywhere have been dropping coins into music machines, giving them the power to select the tunes that will set the mood or get the party started.

PSFK

03/03/2011

TouchTunes Virtuo: Re-Inventing the Jukebox

frog design turned our eyes to the TouchTunes Virtuo – a jukebox redesigned to refresh its image and status as a cultural icon. frog collaborated with TouchTunes to address the evolved behavior and expectations of users now accustomed to digital music players, digital music libraries and the ubiquity of playlists dependent on singles (not just albums). 

PC World

01/28/2011

15 4G Apps That Will Matter in 2011

2010 may have seen the widespread debut of 4G networks and smartphones, but 2011 will be the year that 4G moves into the mainstream. It’s also likely to be the year that we see more and more apps designed to run on a 4G connection.

CNET

09/14/2010

TouchTunes Creates Jukebox Remote App for iPhone

Last month, digital jukebox purveyor TouchTunes announced a new Web-based service that lets users create playlists at home and then access them later at nearly any location with one of the company's jukeboxes.

Night Club and Bar Magazine

08/05/2009

Electronic Games: Win-Win

Nightclub and bar patrons love electronic games and entertainment, no doubt. But knowing which systems they’ll love most and which will work best within the context of an establishment can seem to an operator like a lights-flashing, bells-clanging test of skill and daring.

Wired

06/24/2008

Text Message Finds Beck on Jukeboxes (Plus Two New Songs)

The TouchTunes jukebox company has scored upcoming Beck album Modern Guilt for release on July 1st on its networked system of 10,000 nationwide jukeboxes, one week before it goes on sale.

Gizmodo

04/14/2008

Cellphone-controlled Jukeboxes Bring New Meaning to Drunk Dialing

Touch Tunes and LocaModa are linking up 30,000 Jukeboxes that can be controlled via cellphone, meaning you don't have to drunkenly stumble through hoards of people at a bar just to get some decent tunes.

AdAge

04/10/2008

Jukeboxes Now Hooked into Social Networks

Touchtunes, the supplier of those snazzy digital jukeboxes that can be found in over 30,000 bars and clubs, has teamed up with "social technology" company Loca Moda to provide a mobile social platform that connects consumers' favorite online social networks such as Facebook, MySpace and Twitter with their favorite social hangouts such as bars and clubs.