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    Senior Member pippin's Avatar
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    ANNOUNCE: iPeng for iPad - Your Squeezebox Remote Gets Big

    iPeng now also on iPad

    You have an iPad and you are a Squeezebox user? Or you do already use iPeng and you feel you sometimes need a big screen to search for stuff. The Squeezebox web interface is too slow for you? Then we’ve got something for you: iPeng for iPad is here.

    iPeng for iPad is not just a scaled-up version of the iPeng App for iPhone and iPod, it’s a completely rewritten App with a new and exciting user interface.

    What’s special about iPeng for iPad?

    Full use of the big iPad screen


    * iPeng for iPad doesn’t just scale up the menu, it uses the space of the screen to show you more of your content while giving you quick access to all player controls.
    * You have permanent, direct access to the main menu, so you can easily switch between your own library and online sources
    * All Player and Playlist controls are just a tap away
    * Use of big artwork for best visual appearance. Finally you know why you added all that cover art to your music collection
    * See much more content at the same time than on a small screen; read even long titles as they are common in classical music.

    Support of Portrait and Landscape Orientations

    * Use portrait mode for long lists to see a lot of information simultaneously and to re-arrange your long playlists
    * Use landscape mode to see your covers side-by-side.

    Use Big Artwork for a Perfect Visual Experience

    * You like the look of your music’s cover art? iPeng gives you big high-resolution thumbnails and let’s you scale them to fit with a pinch of your fingertips.
    * For albums you can get a big cover and all the album’s tracks in a clear side-by-side view. Even for whole collections of albums at the same time, e.g. all albums by an artist.

    Screen Savers to View Your Music From A Distance

    * If you want to keep your iPad running in a dock as a status screen, iPeng gives you a big cover view and a big playlist view to be watched from a distance.
    * iPeng gives you access to all player functionality and the current playlist even from the screen saver.

    Shortcut to Search Functions

    * iPeng will always show you a search bar on the main screen giving you a quick way to search your library
    * The search feature can switch between a local search (for your library only) and a global search
    * Local search shows all results immediately in a single list
    * Global search lets you search your library as well as online media from a single entry point. It can also be faster if you search on a slow server.

    Get the Full Functionality

    Of course, iPeng for iPad will give you all the functionality iPeng for iPhone provides to give you full control over your Squeezebox.

    iPeng for iPad is now available on the App Store.
    Learn more on
    http://penguinlovesmusic.de




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    learn more about iPeng, the iPhone and iPad remote for the Squeezebox and
    Logitech UE Smart Radio as well as iPeng Party, the free Party-App,
    at penguinlovesmusic.com
    New: iPeng 9, the Universal App for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch

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    Looks fantastic, but I can't see it on the apps store yet!!

    CW
    Squeezebox: Boom x2 (Kitchen and Office), Radio x4 (Kids, Lounge and Bedroom)
    Server: 7.9.2 for PCP
    Plugins: Dynamic Playlists | SQL Playlist | Music Information Screen | TrackStat
    Remote: iPhone6/iPad Air running iPeng
    Music: Last.fm

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    Senior Member pippin's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Chunkywizard View Post
    Looks fantastic, but I can't see it on the apps store yet!!
    Can take a while on some stores. You could try the link on penguinlovesmusic.de
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    learn more about iPeng, the iPhone and iPad remote for the Squeezebox and
    Logitech UE Smart Radio as well as iPeng Party, the free Party-App,
    at penguinlovesmusic.com
    New: iPeng 9, the Universal App for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch

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    WOW!!! Looks great pippin!!!

    Can't wait to get home and buy it!

    - Jon

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    A friend told me that search for Ipeng via the Apps store on the Iphone itself finds only the iphone version and that you have to search the whole string Ipeng for Ipad to find it.

    -Dan

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    Senior Member Chunkywizard's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by danull View Post
    A friend told me that search for Ipeng via the Apps store on the Iphone itself finds only the iphone version and that you have to search the whole string Ipeng for Ipad to find it.

    -Dan
    That worked, Pippin, you have my money!

    CW
    Squeezebox: Boom x2 (Kitchen and Office), Radio x4 (Kids, Lounge and Bedroom)
    Server: 7.9.2 for PCP
    Plugins: Dynamic Playlists | SQL Playlist | Music Information Screen | TrackStat
    Remote: iPhone6/iPad Air running iPeng
    Music: Last.fm

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    Pippin,

    Thanks, great look and feel! :-)

    The bigger screen is really a huge improvement for browsing the library conveniently.
    Christian

    Home of SqueezeCommander - The SqueezeBox Remote Control App for Android

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    Just bought it now, looking good...

    Jay

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    Senior Member pippin's Avatar
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    Oh, there's one thing I forgot in the announcement:
    Coolio's back with some special appearance
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    learn more about iPeng, the iPhone and iPad remote for the Squeezebox and
    Logitech UE Smart Radio as well as iPeng Party, the free Party-App,
    at penguinlovesmusic.com
    New: iPeng 9, the Universal App for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch

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    Looking forward to giving it a workout tonight.

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