The New U2 Album Won't Cost You A Penny

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

U2 have surprised fans by releasing their first album in five years, ‘Songs of Innocence’ - and the good news is it won’t cost you a penny to li...

This One Tip Will Get You 25 Per Cent Off iTunes

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Tech

Fancy getting some serious discounts on iTunes? Well for just three days you'll be able to buy iTunes Gift Card vouchers with 25 per cent off courtesy...

10,000 Hours or 10,000 friends? Eight Perspectives on Talent in the Music Industry

Jonathan Schifferes | Posted 15.10.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jonathan Schifferes

It's about time we reconsidered what we mean by talent: how it is defined, who gets identified as talented, and how they are developed, recognised and rewarded. Is talent the product of 10,000 hours of devoted practice, or the reward of 10,000 followers?

7 Images Of Planes Over Conflict Zones (And Why They Aren't As Bad As They Look)

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK Tech

Something curious has happened on the Apple App Store: the no. 1 paid app is Flightradar24 Pro, a plane-tracking app. It's undeniably neat: the app...

'Yo' Hits 1m Users... But Is The Craze Already Over?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Tech

The almost inexplicable single-word messaging apo 'Yo' has reached one million users according to a post on the app's official Twitter feed. The a...

HuffPost How To: Create And Edit Your Own Podcast

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Tech

The Problem? So much material and so few soapboxes to stand on. You could of course podcast, but why would you, you don't have a studio let alone an a...

If This Apple-Android Rumour Comes True, It Will Shock The World

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Tech

Apple is said to be considering releasing a version of its iTunes music software for Google's rival Android platform. The shocking move would be an...

EA Phishing Attack Dupes iTunes Users To Input Passwords

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Tech

An official EA Games server has been attacked by hackers -- and now hosts an incredibly realistic "phishing" site to try and collect user names and pa...

Coldplay Reveal Spooky Sixth Album Title

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Coldplay have unveiled details of their sixth album, to be called Ghost Stories, as they released the first single to be taken from it. The band ma...

Super Ball Juggling: Tips On How To Get A High Score Without Cheats

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Tech

If you've played Flappy Bird, you're probably looking for another viral hit to waste time with. So why not stick with Gears games (and their creator D...

Flappy Bird Tips: How To Get A High Score

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Tech

UPDATE: Flappy Bird Creator To Pull Game As He 'Can't Take This Anymore' 'Flappy Bird' is an insanely irritating, difficult and frustrating game wh...

Apple Forced To Change 'In-App' Policy And Refund Millions To Parents

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Apple has settled a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission over in-app purchases made by young children without the consent of their parents. ...

Guess Which App Sold More Than Any Other This Year?

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK Tech

Minecraft is building an empire - brick by brick. The "pocket edition" of the game which grips youngsters for hours on end as they create their own...

Beyonce's Gamble Pays Off

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Beyonce's gamble of releasing an album without any promotion has certainly paid off. Her 'surprise' fifth album, which features collaborations with...

Spotify - Friend Or Foe?

Horace Trubridge | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Horace Trubridge

The most interesting thing about the mainstream media reportage on the Spotify artist royalty debate is that in all the coverage I have read there has been hardly any reference to what the main problem is. The main problem is certainly not what Spotify pays the record companies and publishers... The problem here is what the record companies pass on to the artists.

The Weak Spot in Apple's Design

Patrick Uden | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK Tech
Patrick Uden

There are few experiences more enjoyably Zen-like than buying in one of Apple's cool white stores. From Singapore to Shepherds Bush the experience is sublimely efficient. The browsing shopper, secure in the knowledge that everything has been displayed in an aesthetically beguiling manner, can be confident that the best is on show and shown to its best advantage. It is what makes shopping with Apple so special.

Lady Gaga at the iTunes Festival - Review

James Huyton | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
James Huyton

For the first night of a thirty day long festival, she really did lay down the gauntlet for everyone that has to follow her with a hugely entertaining show. It was a Lady Gaga performance in its best form. Well sung, memorable, plenty to talk about. Everything good far outweighed the bad.

Michael Rundle

Rdio Launches 'You.FM' Radio Stations Amid Challenge From Apple And Google | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.08.2013 | UK Tech

Imagine a radio station that played obscure Scandinavian indie pop, hopeful wistful fuzz-punk and Andrew WK track after Andrew WK track after obscure...

'Radio Alan' Makes It Seems As If Alan Partridge Really Has a Radio Show

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK Tech

Crash! Bang! Wallop! What an application! Alan Partridge creators Baby Cow have hit the back of the net with a new app, designed to make it feel as...

Apple Announces 1 Billion Podcast Subscriptions In iTunes

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK Tech

Although its $50 billion App Store stats might be a little sexier, Apple has announced a major milestone for that forgotten child of iTunes - podcasti...

Amazon 'AutoRip' Gives Free Digital Copies Of Every CD Bought Since 1999

PA | Posted 26.08.2013 | UK Tech

Online retailer Amazon has stepped up the battle for music sales by announcing it will give away digital versions when customers buy CDs and vinyl rec...

LISTEN: iTunes Radio - An Apple Playlist

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.06.2013 | UK Comedy

So Apple has announced the arrival of iTunes Radio this autumn. And given the recent claims involving the NSA and a program called Prism, we thought t...

Apple Nears Launch Of 'iRadio' Streaming Service

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Tech

Apple is closer than ever to launching its own 'iRadio' music streaming service after another major label apparently agreed to jump on board. The C...

Apple Nears Launch Of 'iRadio' Streaming Service

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Tech

Apple looks set to launch its 'iRadio' music streaming service on Monday after Sony Music signed on at the last minute. The Californian tech giant ...

Iceland, iTunes and UK Parliament: Breaking the Taboo with Sam Branson

Jason Reed | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK Politics
Jason Reed

Drugs can often prove to be an arduous, convoluted conversation. To try and unpick the tangled knot that is global drug policy is fairly impossible. T...