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Shudu - the digitally generated black supermodel and influencer

It seems we have reached the age where computer generated "creations" are replacing humans. Shudu is a black supermodel that is digitally generated and exists only on the Internet, mostly Instagram. She already has earned some paid partnerships as an influencer.

You can now legally stream some sports matches in Kenya

The video streaming business can be said to be a tough one to compete in considering the number of competitors and the content on offer. As such, offering sports live streaming could just be the main differentiator that helps Showmax race ahead of competitors.

Making music streaming more fair

Instead of the regularly used market share-based payment system that is widely used in the music streaming industry, Deezer wants to educate listeners on how UCPS benefits music artists more.

This game provides insights into how first humans evolved

A new game based on early human evolution in Africa uses a book about The Cradle of Humanity as one of the key reference texts.

Kenya's music artists have to face the music

Kenyan music artists seem to be making everything but money. During August 2019, the Music Copyright Society of Kenya (MCSK) disbursed royalties to music artists and each received a paltry $25.03 only.

Gaming is transforming entertainment

As Internet connectivity has improved and hardware becomes faster, the gaming industry has not only kept pace but truly transformed entertainment and commerce with immersive experiences that have millions around the world hooked and paying up.

Spotify's premium user growth

Spotify reports that it closed its second calendar quarter of 2019 with 108 million premium subscribers and 232 million total Monthly Active Users (MAUs). The company also states its podcast audience grew 50% quarter-on-quarter.