So you should’ve heard by now that Spinlet 2.0 is in the making. We’re pruning, scraping, upgrading, fitting and revamping our entire look. Like we told you last week, our website was the first to go under the knife [If you missed the sneak peek, CLICK HERE for another chance]. But that’s not all. We [...]
As if we weren’t all totally in love with Google already, they’ve gone and done it again! Google seems to be all about solving real problems especially in the developing world through innovation, hence, the Android One program. Partnering with smartphone manufacturer, Infinix, mobile operator, MTN and online retailer, Jumia, Google has incorporated [...]
There’s a saying - “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”. Everyone knows this. So why would one of the most famous (and definitely in no way broke) companies in the world decide to rebrand? Google, one of the few companies to achieve “Dictionary word” status - (as in “Dude, google it”) - has undergone [...]
Seems like Science has a thing for the arts these days. Everyone is developing new ways to make music. Check out....Minim, the colourful, and pocket-sized music creation device. Any Sound. Anywhere. Enough said. Watch how it works in the video below.
Apple recently announced the launch of Apple Music, its brand spanking new streaming service, based on the former Beats Music, which formed part of Apple’s acquisition of Beats by Dre earlier in the year. Apple also unveiled its 24-hour radio streaming service, Beats 1. If you’ve been properly plugged in (and of course, have an [...]
We've got a bit of tech news for you. Like a character from a Marvel comic (Daredevil to be precise), you will now be able to block out certain sounds and focus on only what you choose to hear, thanks to Here! The good people over at Doppler Labs have come up with this first [...]
It has now been widely reported that IBAN* and BON** (associations of independent television and radio broadcasters) have chosen, in response to lawsuits by COSON, seeking the payment of royalties for its members, to stop playing the music of COSON-registered artists. Here are a few bits and bobs on collecting societies and royalty payments. What [...]
Last week, Adele’s manager, Jonathan Dickins, was reported as saying during an interview that streaming is the future whether musicians liked it or not. His comments followed news that Taylor Swift had pulled her entire catalogue from Spotify, the world’s most popular streaming service. Taylor Swift is not the first musician to grow less than [...]