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Audio re-routing

The latest Soundcloud mobile app update introduces some nice new features for Android & iOS devices. The new audio re-routing functionality for iPhone is particularly interesting: On the iPhone, we added a feature we call ‘Private Listening’: when you’re playing sounds through the loudspeaker, simply hold the handset up to your ear as if you

iOS: Updating Two Single Applications to a Universal Application

Background: I was recently working for an organisation where “The Business” (I hate that term, but I’ll stick with it throughout this article as that’s what they’re commonly referred to at said organisation) wanted to take their separate iPhone app and iPad app, and merge them to create one “universal” app for the App store.