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Apple to acquire music recognition app Shazam

The deal would also help the Apple Music service gain ground on Spotify , by making it easier for users to find songs and add them to playlists. By acquiring Shazam, Apple would save money on commissions. Should it push through, the acquisition of Shazam could bolster Apple's music-related efforts. It's not clear what will happen to Shazam's existing deals with Spotify, which competes with Apple's music-streaming service, or Snapchat, which has integrated Shazam into its camera screen.


WhatsApp to offer PIP mode and private reply in groups features soon

WhatsApp to offer PIP mode and private reply in groups features soon

WABetaInfo states these characteristics are being experimented on the beta version of the application, though not all beta users can see this presently. Finally, another new feature reportedly being tested is the shake to report , that will allow you to report problems just by shaking the device which opens the Contact Us section of the app.


Dokpesi, Adeniran reject outcome of PDP convention

Dokpesi, Adeniran reject outcome of PDP convention

Abuja (Sundiata Post)- Dr Raymond Dokpesi has admitted defeat at the just concluded national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, and has congratulated the victor, Uche Secondus . Desmond Owie, said that the party would wax stronger with the new leadership. Abdullahi Maibasira emerged National Financial Secretary; Irona Gerald , Deputy National Financial Secretary; Aribisala Adewale , National Treasurer; Wada Masu , Deputy National Treasurer; Adamu Mustapha , National ...


49 nations have violated UN sanctions on North Korea

49 nations have violated UN sanctions on North Korea

The question is "how to convince North Korea that a deal won't be rejected in a year or two by a new American administration", Lavrov told journalists, according to a translation of his remarks on the sidelines of a meeting of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).


Details unveiled for Monster Hunter World beta this weekend

Details unveiled for Monster Hunter World beta this weekend

Getting into it will require a Playstation Plus subscription with the Beta going on until 12 P.M. EST on Tuesday, December 12. Just make sure you're using the same PlayStation account, and you'll automatically pick up these items when the full game releases in January 2018.


Google Home Mini regains touch controls with v1.30 update

Google Home Mini regains touch controls with v1.30 update

Google is rolling out a new feature which will allow you to operate the speaker for playing and pausing the device whatever you're listening to. The company removed activity/queries that were created by long pressing the top of a " Google Home Mini " between October 4 and October 7 with a software update.