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Music Streaming Service, Deezer To Launch In South Africa On Vodacom Network

Music Streaming Service, Deezer To Launch In South Africa On Vodacom Network

It seems that earlier talks between Vodacom and Spotify to launch in South Africa have fallen apart, as latest reports from Bloomberg suggests that Deezer may have agreed a deal with the telecoms company to expand further into Africa, ahead of its rival.

Game consoles are the most widely used video streaming devices in US – report

According to a report by Dallas-based market research firm, Parks Associates, video game consoles have become the leading device category for video streaming app use. The report, which surveyed 10,000 American homes in early 2014, found that 44 per cent of broadband-using respondents considered a game console as their “primary connected” device for accessing non-gaming Internet

Millicom unveils digital music initiatives for Africa

Millicom has unveiled Tigo Music and Africa Music Rights, two initiatives that are intended to introduce its digital music experience into Africa. Tigo Music is set to launch across Millicom’s African operations, starting in Ghana in the fourth quarter. Bundled as part of pre-paid data plans, the service will offer unlimited music streaming with instant


iROKO’s ‘Work-In-Progress’ International Offices in New York City [GALLERY]

We love spotting and covering company offices here at Techloy, but really haven’t done this in a while. In the past, we’ve had to do company office tours and written up quick reviews about them. So when Jason Njoku posted photos of iROKOtv’s newly acquired international offices located in Manhattan, just off Times Square, about


P Swear, Basket Month, Others Feature In Leaked Images Of Celebrity Parodies

When leaked images from a soon-to-be-launched celebrity ratings and parody site was made available to Techloy, we couldn’t help but applaud the creative thinking that the team put into the project, which apparently depicts a humourous caricature of some notable Nigerian celebrities in music, movies, comedy, sports and media.

Manchester United bans iPads and other ‘large electronic devices’ during matches at Old Trafford

English football club, Manchester United has revealed amendments to its club policy that will see fans banned from bringing ‘large electronic devices’ to matches at Old Trafford, citing security issues. According to the club’s official website, “large electronic devices including laptops and tablets will be added to the existing list of prohibited items for matchdays at


Nigerian-Owned Online Video Marketplace, PublicVine Receives Around $10 Million “Series A” Investment

US-based online and mobile social video marketplace, PublicVine founded by Nigerian entrepreneur, Nam Mokwunye, has received “Series A” investment of around $10 million as it plans to commence its global commercial launch in June 2014.