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…

Listen to Harry Styles read a bedtime story on Calm

Meditation app Calm team up with Harry Styles for a ‘sleep story’ from the artist. A tweet from Calm on Monday with 111k likes and the simple line “Hello, I’m Harry Styles” sent Twitter into…

How do I add songs to a Spotify playlist on my mobile phone?

Spotify makes navigating the app, discovering and listening to music a breeze. Here’s how to add music to a playlist. Start by download the app on your iPhone or Android. Search for any song or…

Are Spotify experimenting with music videos?

Rumours lead to Spotify expanding their video content on the app with music videos potentially coming soon. Jane Wong took a dive into the source code of the latest Spotify update and found different options…

ByteDance closes Indian short-form video app Vigo to promote TikTok

ByteDance hopes the move will encourage the 5 million monthly active users to migrate to TikTok which currently has 200 million users in India. Flipagram was a US-based brand, before being purchased by Chinese company…

Quibi are on track for 27% of its subscriber goal

Prelaunch, Quibi predicted their end of year subscribers at 7.4 million paying users. They are currently on track for under 2 million. In another disappointing week for Quibi, end of year target numbers are not…