Shazam, the ‘media engagement’ company best known for its mobile music tagging technology, has published details of the most-tagged songs of 2012 and revealed its predictions of music artists it expects to hit the big time in 2013.
By comparing information about ‘breaking’ artists with trends indicated by Shazam’s data, the company expects French Montana, Bei Maejor, Aluna George, Joey Bada$$, Becky G, Angel Haze, Rhye, Tito Lopez, Baauer and Haim to become increasingly popular in 2013.
Vodafone Group plc is creating a new Group Enterprise unit that’ll be run by Nick Jeffery, currently CEO of Cable & Wireless Worldwide. It will start working on 1st January with Mr Jeffrey reporting directly to Vodafone CEO Vittorio Colao.
The new unit will consist of four teams: Vodafone Global Enterprise, Vodafone Carrier Services, Machine-to-Machine solutions and Hosting and Cloud Services.