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â˜… Reviews and Honors for SoundHound â˜…Top 10 Must-Have Android Apps - Bob Tedeschi, NY TimesBest Music Engagement App - BILLBOARD Music App AwardsYour top 10 Android Apps - "I love this app... unique in its class." - Jessica Dolcourt, CNETThe Best Android Apps - "There's no limit." - John Herrman, Gizmodo"Genius, isn't it?" - B.B.C. World Radio "This is amazing... insane, right?" - David Pogue of the NY Times
Note: Location is used to store where songs were discovered. It can be disabled from the Options menu.
Explanation of requested permissions:RECORD AUDIOUsed to record audio for both music and voice search.
CHANGE YOUR AUDIO SETTINGSUsed to ensure optimal audio recording settings.
FINE (GPS) LOCATIONCOARSE (NETWORK-BASED) LOCATIONUsed to enhance search results and remember where a search took place, which is displayed through History. This can be disabled in app settings.
FULL INTERNET ACCESSUsed to communicate with servers for search results and other content.
READ PHONE STATE AND IDENTITYUsed to mute SoundHound audio when receiving phone calls.
MODIFY/DELETE USB STORAGE CONTENTS MODIFY/DELETE SD CARD CONTENTSUsed to cache data.
CONTROL VIBRATORUsed to notify when search results are ready.
VIEW WI-FI STATEUsed to allow usage through WI-FI.
VIEW NETWORK STATEUsed to detect when internet access is available.
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