soundcontrol

Control and manage desktop audio players in Mac OSX

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SoundControl - Music Management

Introduction

SoundControl is a library for managing multiple music players including iTunes and Spotify (currently OSX only). The library lets you globally pause and resume music playback. It is used in the Sqwiggle desktop client for Mac and works well with node-webkit.

Installation

$ npm install soundcontrol

Usage

// pause all audio players
music.pause();

// resume playback in previously paused audio player
music.resume();

// you can also start and stop playback in a specific app
music.play('iTunes');
music.pause('rdio');

// there are also some utility methods that are used internally
// but are exposed as they may be useful such as:
music.isItunesPlaying(function(err, playing){
    if (playing) console.log('iTunes is currently playing');
});

License

This module is Copyright Sqwiggle 2013.

SoundControl is released under the MIT license. It is simple and easy to understand and places almost no restrictions on what you can do with the software. More Information

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