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Music Clouds Quiz
by Staff
When you have your head in the clouds, can you hear music? Take our quiz about music clouds and test your knowledge on the latest way to store and access your musical library.

Which of the following companies doesn't currently offer a cloud music service?

  • Google
  • Twitter
  • Amazon

Which of these cloud music services announced a partnership with Facebook in 2011?

  • iTunes
  • Pandora Radio
  • Spotify

Which of the following services lets you upload music to remote servers?

  • Google Music
  • Pandora Radio
  • Spotify

Which of the following services is part of the music genome project?

  • Amazon Cloud Player
  • Pandora Radio
  • Last.fm

What does the iTunes Match service do?

  • It lets you match songs you bought from places other than iTunes to the iCloud database.
  • It automatically moves any song you've purchased through iTunes to your iCloud account.
  • It looks for new music you might like based upon the songs in your personal iTunes library.

Which of these music services helps you discover new music?

  • Last.fm
  • Google Music
  • Amazon Cloud Player

How many songs could you store in a free Google Music account when it launched as a beta program?

  • 5,000
  • 10,000
  • 20,000

What industry practice helps guarantee you won't lose your music once you upload it?

  • acquisitions
  • redundancy
  • licensing deals

Which of the following music services can you find on the Roku set-top box?

  • Rdio
  • iCloud
  • Google Music

While many cloud music services have a free tier of service, one of the following doesn't. Which is it?

  • Last.fm
  • Rdio
  • iCloud

Which of the following music services made waves by NOT securing licensing agreements with big music labels?

  • Google Music
  • Amazon Cloud Player
  • Spotify

Which music service boasts an employee who is also a member of the band Camper Van Beethoven?

  • Pandora Radio
  • Last.fm
  • Spotify

Which of the following services has a free desktop application for music playback?

  • Pandora Radio
  • Google Music
  • Spotify

Amazon and Apple offer the same incentive to users. What is it?

  • purchases in the respective stores don't count against storage limits
  • asynchronous music uploads
  • automatic playlist generation

Which of these services faced legal challenges that delayed it from debuting in the United States until the summer of 2011?

  • Pandora Radio
  • Rdio
  • Spotify

Which of these services has a built-in feature allowing you to share your music with others?

  • Pandora Radio
  • Google Music
  • Amazon Cloud Player

Which of the following cloud services allows you to upload music files with a bitrate of 320 kilobits per second?

  • iCloud
  • Amazon Cloud
  • Google Music

Which service lets you upgrade the bitrate encoding for songs you already own?

  • iCloud
  • Amazon Cloud
  • Google Music

Which of these services doesn't include a way for artists to submit their work?

  • Google Music
  • Pandora
  • Spotify

You're feeling picky and only want to listen to specific songs within your Amazon playlist. How many can you choose at once?

  • up to 100
  • up to 500
  • up to 1,000