Algorithms can now determine what music will next be a hit. Researchers from the University of California, Irvine, have discovered a formula capable of predicting success in contemporary music.
Growing up, there was always this idea that anything that was technology or science fiction was ‘un-African’, too far removed from our traditional and ancestral background. However, the idea of African sci-fi and technological advances wasn’t so far-fetched and now it has a name: Afrofuturism.
Ticket resale websites Viagogo and Ticketbis are under investigation by National Trading Standards for selling tickets at increased prices to football fans who are unaware they are being overcharged.
London has become the world’s first city to introduce contactless card payment for street performers. Here is how it works.