Microsoft confirm they are in talks with the US Government and TikTok to buy the app

Tensions between TikTok and the US Government heat up, as ByteDance (TikTok’s parent company) are forced to close opporations in the US or sell the app. One month after India officially banned the Chinese-owned app…

The 10 top music artists on TikTok 2020

TikTok is huge and for every TikTok dance there’s a viral song behind the craze. Who exactly are the biggest musical artists on TikTok? We’re breaking down the artists who have had the biggest success…

New Amazon Alexa app update gives it a redesign

Amazon have updated their Alexa app, to put your most used features and the Alexa assistant right on the home screen. Rather than showing the date, weather and a list of third-party skill suggestions, the…

Resso was installed almost 3 million times in June

Sensor Tower reports social music streaming app from ByteDance (TikTok’s parent company) gets nearly 3 million installs from India in June. Despite only being publicly available in India since March 2020, Resso has managed to…

Can I add my music to Resso for free?

With RouteNote, it’s super easy and free to upload your own music to Resso, as well as many other top stores and streaming services around the world. ByteDance (parent company to TikTok) owned music streaming…

How to play a Korg Kaossilator on your smartphone

The Kaossilator is a portable dynamic-phrase synthesizer from Korg. Luckily, you can get the same functionality right from your phone at a fraction of the cost. The mobile synthesizer gives you a fully functioning touch-based instrument,…

Instagram’s TikTok competitor ‘Reels’ launching globally soon

As TikTok continues to face scrutiny around the world, Facebook have well-timed their supposed global launch of Instagram Reels. Instagram Reels is Facebook’s answer to TikTok. Available via a new icon in Instagram, supporting 15-second…

Can I buy shares or stock in TikTok?

Unfortunately not. As TikTok’s parent company ByteDance is a privately held company, you cannot currently buy stock in most popular social media platform in the world. ByteDance are not currently publicly trading, however an IPO…

How to go live on TikTok

Going live on social media platforms is a fantastic way to engage with fans online. Unfortunately, livestreaming on TikTok is not available to everyone. You must hit TikTok’s requirements to go live. You must have…

SoundCloud integrate Insights on the mobile app

SoundCloud bring enhanced analytics data to the main SoundCloud mobile app, giving creators one place to uploading and track performance. Previously SoundCloud users needed to use the separate Pulse app to access audience data. Now…