China’s video streaming platform Bilibili boast staggering numbers

Bilibili has been called China’s YouTube, with millions of content creators and users. Bilibili’s Q1 results show over 172 million monthly active users, a 70% year-on-year growth. Launching as a platform for a niche youth…

Spotify tell its global employees they can work from home until 2021

According to a recently reported memo, Spotify has invited employees to continue working from home until the end of the year. In a phased approach, Spotify are allowing employees to continue working from home until…

Listen to Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone read by top stars for free

Harry Potter At Home is the initiative to bring the magic of Harry Potter to homes around the world during lockdown. Harry Potter At Home is releasing every chapter of the first Harry Potter book…

Quibi’s founder blames lack of users on coronavirus pandemic

After a relatively small number of signups, short-form video app Quibi’s founder Jeffrey Katzenberg has said “I attribute everything that has gone wrong to coronavirus. Everything.” Former head of Walt Disney Studios and founder of…

Spotify’s new ‘Directory’ is here to help artists with COVID issues and much more

Spotify have launched a brand new hub to bring together all of the helpful links for artists they can with a focus on the current uncertainty in many’s lives. Over the last two months (has it really only been that long?)…

Who are the 5 most popular TikTokers? TikTok creator top list

Recently surpassing 2 billion downloads, TikTok’s influence on social media is huge. Here are the five most followed creators on the platform. With people around the world locked indoors, TikTok’s number have been soaring. In March we…

TikTok hits 2 billion downloads and it’s not slowing down

TikTok are flipping huge, there’s no denying it and they’re only growing more impressively every single month. The latest from TikTok shows that the social video sharing app has been downloaded over 2 billion times…

Spotify’s tips for artists livestreaming from home

Home concerts are becoming the standard with a lack of real gigs, so make sure yours are good as they can be. Venues shut and fans stuck at home? That’s not stopping artists around the…

Physical music in the UK see sales half during coronavirus lockdown

While online music and video streaming platforms boom in popularity during quarantine, closure of physical record stores has lead to a steep decline in physical music sales. Recent reports suggest sales of physical music have…

TikTok’s US users up 5.6m in March month-on-month

For those doubting their influence in the social media landscape, a new report shows numbers to solidify TikTok as the largest social platform in the US. With the country largely in lockdown, a new report…