How to Set Up Your Own Spotify Rival to Stream Music for Free

If you’re looking to get your music fix today, chances are you’ll open up a streaming service such as Spotify, or Apple Music. But despite the ubiquity of these apps, there are artists who maintain exclusivity on their work: Jay Z’s 4:44 is still not on Spotify, Beyoncé’s Lemonade is only on Tidal, and Adele’s 25 didn’t hit […]

Spice launches 8 mobiles priced up to Rs 9,500

A joint venture of Transsion Holdings and Spice Mobility today launched an all-new portfolio of eight mobile devices including five feature phones and three smartphones. The new product portfolio offers aesthetically designed and stylish phone with features that would stand out and appeal to the youth. The phones have been priced between Rs 850 and […]

ITC’s cigarettes business lit up Q1 results but cess hike a wet blanket

ITC Ltd’s June quarter results give an idea of what might have been had the government not sharply hiked the cess on cigarettes. Cigarette sales rose by 6.6% from a year ago, while this segment’s profit rose by 9%. This was in a period when destocking by dealers led to most consumer companies reporting lower […]

Blizzard Shakes Up The eSports Scene By Unveiling The First Seven Teams For Overwatch League

Blizzard has announced the names of the owners of its first seven Overwatch League teams and some of them are big players in traditional sports. Overwatch has been a massive success for Blizzard, but it is clear that the company is hoping to do something special with Overwatch League. Blizzard’s approach to the Overwatch League is very […]

Smart Speaker Breaks Up Domestic Violence Before It Got Worse: Here’s What Happened

The always-listening feature of smart speakers may be considered by some as an invasion of privacy, but in an incident involving such a device in New Mexico, it helped break up a domestic violence case before it took a turn for the worse. The smart home device, earlier reported as the Google Home but later updated as […]

Apple Sets Up New UK Office at Imagination’s Doorstep

Amid a bitter stand-off with Britain-based micro-chip company Imagination Technologies, Apple sent a stern message by opening an office in its proximity. The tech giant planted its flag by renting a 22,500 square-foot office in St Albans just a few miles from Imagination’s headquarters in Hertfordshire village of Kings Langley, the Telegraph reported on Saturday. The company […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Design Revealed With Leaked Screen Protector, Cases Already Up for Pre-Orders

Earlier this week, Slickwraps CEO Jonathan Endicott shareda render of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and at the time we mentioned how smartphone accessory makers usually get a glimpse of the device ahead of everybody else to get the dimensions and cut-outs of the handset right. Now, the cases for the Galaxy Note 8 are already up for […]

Rainbow flag and space coffee cup snapped up by Design Museum

A rainbow flag designed in 1978 by the San Francisco artist Gilbert Baker, and now recognised across the world as a symbol of gay pride, has become the Design Museum’s first acquisition for its permanent collection since it moved to its new home in the former Commonwealth Institute building in Kensington, west London. FacebookTwitterPinterest The rainbow flag. Photograph: […]

The ‘I’m Dying Up Here’ Cast Has Real Comic Inspiration

During the ’70s, the Los Angeles stand-up scene became a mecca for now-legends like David Letterman, Jay Leno, and Robin Williams, drawing aspiring comics from the chaos of New York and Vegas for a chance to snag a spot on Johnny Carson’s The Tonight Show. Showtime’s new dramedy, I’m Dying Up Here, reimagines that so-called […]