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Works ok
I wish they would update this to allow you to fast forward/slide into a song, show playlist, and sort by album names.
DaneWnj on Sep 10, 2011 for Squeezecast
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Just ok.
Not much to say except for the money it's a bit clunky. My only real complaint is the column is too low. I have 4 different brands of ear buds and none of them are loud enough using this app.
Les Paul 61 on Jan 26, 2011 for Squeezecast
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Not perfect, but pretty good
Clever app. It's not as good as the desktop squeeze player, but pretty good
SF_Brian on Jan 17, 2011 for Squeezecast
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Latest release is a big improvement
The combination of this player app running in the background while using the excellent iPeng app as the controller seems like a workable combo, but connection reliability in this app are really dragging the experience down. The app loses connection to your server frequently, and can sometimes take multiple attempts to reconnect. This issue must be solved before it can be considered ready for prime time. That said, when it does work, it's great - I love streaming my home music collection into my car stereo! When it works.... Addendum - I am raising my rating from two to four stars. A recent upgraded version has made some serious improvements to connectivity. Still not perfect but much, much better!
nspindel on Jan 17, 2011 for Squeezecast
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Turns your iPod Touch into a portable squeezebox
I've had this app since December and I love it. The most recent change allows the app to keep the connection with the squeeezebox server even if it is put into the background and is not playing anything. As the developer states in the description, the app is best used in combination with something like iPeng to control it. I have streamed FLAC to my iPod via squeezecast while walking around my house with my iPod in my pocket. I've also set in one place for hours streaming FLAC to my iPod while reading. Never have I encountered a hiccup. I'm amazed at how well this app works - and it supports gapless playback to boot!!! It's a bit clunky that you have to start squeezecast, then switch to iPeng, select the squeezecast player, etc. However, this is not even version 1.0! As well as it works, it's well worth putting up with this slight bit of clunkiness. It does what it's supposed to do very well - act as a squeezebox player on you iPod Touch.
maggior67 on Jan 14, 2011 for Squeezecast
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Low quality
I purchased so I can stream my entire collection at high bit rates (320kbps). When playing same tracks the iPod sound quality is much better although iTunes downsample it to 128kbps. There is also background hiss and the application UI lags.
Fholston on Jan 5, 2011 for Squeezecast
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