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Happy Birthday Spotify! while YouTube Music launches locally

Happy Birthday Spotify! while YouTube Music launches locally

I can’t believe it’s been a year since Spotify launched locally.

For local music fans, Spotify has made browsing and sharing music easier than ever before.

Spotify received a hugely positive response from South Africa music fans when it launched. These fans were charmed by Spotify’s depth of catalogue, three billion playlists and its unique personalisation features, such as Discover Weekly and Daily Mix.

Not to mention that with the launch of the largest global music streaming service, Spotify became a very important strategic partner for South African artists and the local music industry.

When it launched, South Africa...

Local smartphone sales up 7.2% in 2018

Local smartphone sales up 7.2% in 2018

The South African smartphone market enjoyed solid growth in 2018, with unit sales rising 7.2% year-on-year to around 13.5 million and value growing 13.2%...

Kaspersky Lab shows us some V-day love

Kaspersky Lab shows us some V-day love

Roses are red,

Violets are blue,

Romance is on the Internet,

But cybercriminals are too!

 

There is...

STEMming slow progress requires encouragement

STEMming slow progress requires encouragement

Today (11th of February) is International Day of Women and Girls in Science, a day that celebrates and encourages more women and girls into...

Snapchat dysmorphia – it’s a thing!

Snapchat dysmorphia – it’s a thing!

Snapchat dysmorphia, where people are striving to reinvent themselves in the image of their own selfies.

According to recent research by Flux Trends,...

Samsung goes green

Samsung goes green

I’m so impressed,  Samsung has just announced plans to minimise and replace packaging with environmentally sustainable materials, under the company’s sustainability policy. Samsung is...

Rocket challenge targets local coding skills

Rocket challenge targets local coding skills

Addressing the growing skills gap within software development, local information technology value added distributor, Axiz has sponsored the Rocket APT Challenge and encouraged 39 students to participate...

Password fails of 2018

Password fails of 2018

Over the last three years, password manager company Dashlane has released an annual “Worst Password Offenders” list…

… Perhaps it is therefore time for us mere mortals...

Win with Gadget Gal and Kaspersky Lab!

Win with Gadget Gal and Kaspersky Lab!

Kaspersky Lab and Gadget-Gal.com have teamed up to keep you safe online.

Have you ever purchased something online? Do you ever use your device to...

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