SoundCloud Redesigns Home Screen For A More Personal Touch
SoundCloud has redesigned its home screen to allow users see more music from its independent music creators. SoundCloud has been struggling for a couple of years and had to lay off 40% of its staff and secure $169 million in emergency funding. The new home screen also features song collections sorted by genre and curated…
New "Harry Potter" Mobile Game Set To Drop In 2018
Harry Potter fans have something to be excited about in the coming year as a new Harry Potter game is coming to mobile phones in 2018. The game is coming through a collaboration between Jam City and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. The Los Angeles based gaming studio, Jam City has been given the licence to…
Apple Confirms Acquiring Shazam
Apple announced yesterday that they have acquired Shazam. Shazam is a software that allows its users to identify music, movies and TV shows by playing audio clips. Apple had this to say about the purchase: “We are thrilled that Shazam and its talented team will be joining Apple. Since the launch of the App Store,…
Five Apps That Can Make Your Kids Learn Better
For most young adults today, there was probably a time when they had to teach their parents to use a phone, computer or some other device. These days, because most gadgets are designed to be easy to use, the age demographic most familiar with technology is rapidly drifting to children. This phenomenon informed the age…
Instagram Tests New Direct App
If you've been an active Instagram user for at least the last five years, you would agree that the app has evolved a lot from what we knew when Facebook acquired it in 2012. From a simple picture based app, Instagram now has its own customized filters, gallery, boomerang, stories and other new features. Yesterday,…
SpaceX launches 10 satellites for Iridium mobile network
SpaceX launched its Falcon 9 rocket on Monday carrying 10 satellites to bolster the global data communications network for Virginia-based company, Iridium.
Watch out Messi, here come the footballers at RoboCup
Ranging in design from humanoids with human faces to more skeletal contraptions, the robots were programmed to be self-directed and played strategically without being given instructions.
'How social media can help students excel'
Ajia, a former Communication for Development Specialist at the United Nations, said this on Saturday at the 21st Annual Lecture of Ijebu Muslim College Old Students’ Association (IMCOSA) in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun.
Microsoft plans layoffs in sales force shake-up
Tech news website GeekWire published what it indicated were excerpts from the Microsoft memo, which referred to an enormous business opportunity helping its customers with "digital transformations."