KKBOX will predict the next big hits using Microsoft’s AI tech

KKBox’s partnership with Microsoft is going to give the Taiwanese music streaming service some interesting new, AI-based features. Last month Microsoft Taiwan and KKBOX Group, one of Asia’s biggest tech companies, jointly announced a global…

Amazon unveils the world’s first music keyboard powered by AI

Amazon’s DeepComposer brings the power of machine learning to a keyboard to create entire songs in seconds from melodies. Amazon have announced their new musical software and it’s companion keyboard for another generation of music-making….

Facebook are working on their own voice-powered AI

It was only a matter of time before Facebook joined the trend with their own artificial intelligence voice assistant. Facebook want to start talking back to their 2.3 billion users around the world by developing…

Make music with Bach from Google search

To celebrate the classical genius of Johann Sebastian Bach on what would have been his birthday, Google’s homepage wants to make sweet, sweet music with you. Google’s home page is no stranger to fun and…

An AI in every home: 23% of the US now owns Smart Speakers

Smart speakers are in more and more homes every month with almost double the amount of Smart Speakers in US homes at the end of 2018 compared to the end of 2017. NPR and Edison…

Spotify want brands to sponsor your Discover Weekly

Everyone’s favourite personalised playlist on Spotify will start featuring personalised adverts with brand sponsorships. Spotify’s Discover Weekly has become one of the most beloved playlists on the music streaming service renowned for offering up an…

Is the future of pop music in artificial intelligence?

Computers are getting better and better at making music and soon the top songs in the charts could have little to no human involvement – at least that’s what Popgun AI are hoping. Artificial Intelligence…

Huawei change the game with portable WiFi router/Smart Speaker

Another Smart speakers going to drop on the scene to compete with the already immense number of new and old AI powered streaming speakers – this time from Huawei. Huawei have revealed their entry into…

Bang & Olufsen speakers get voice control with Google Assistant

Loads of speakers are getting AI’s but high end speakers often sacrifice the convenience for ultimate quality. That’s changing with Beosound speakers. Bang & Olufsen have earned a name for making seriously good tech from…

Samsung have unveiled their UFO-looking Smart speaker

Samsung have revealed their entry into the, definitely not already over-saturated with players, world of smart speakers and it looks like it descended from the sky. The Galaxy Home is Samsung’s first home speaker and…