Chirp.io is an app that codes data into song and is changing the way we communicate information.

The London based creative technologists behind Chirp.io want to teach the machines to sing – and in so doing change the way we share data with each other.

Chirp is a link sharing service, like a musical version of QR codes. Whatever you wish to share is uploaded to Chirp's cloud storage. The free iPhone app converts that link to a series of 20 musical notes, which are played in rapid lilting fashion. Any Chirp enabled device within ‘earshot' can decode that melody and access the shared information.

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