Future of Entertainment

By Intel iQ | The Future of Entertainment by Intel iQ & PSFK Labs highlights the latest in entertainment innovation & technology.

Robot Sports Fueled by Human Innovation

<b>From cage matches to laser tag, artificially intelligent machines are opening a new world of sports competition.</b><p>The finale of the Syfy Channel’s 2013</i> …

Robotics

Will the Stagelight Music App Find the Next Hit Maker?

<b>Music creation app Stagelight could be the ticket to stardom for a one of a dozen artists and bands competing to get studio time with Linkin Park.</b><p>New …

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How Social VR Will Change How We Interact Online

<b>Virtual reality and social media experts explore ways immersive technologies will change the way people interact online.</b><p>At the recent F8 Conference, …

Social Media

Music Festivals Move to the Beat of Social Awareness

<b>Rolling Stone looks at how music festivals inspire fans to participate in social and environmental change.</b><p>Music festivals are never just about the …

Festivals

Minecraft Mods Unleash New Creative Possibilities

<b>New tools and Minecraft mods enable the game’s maker movement to blur line between real and virtual worlds.</b><p>More than 20 million people use their …

Virtual Reality

VR in the Music Industry Brings New Experiences

<b>The thrill of live music isn’t just for ticketholders anymore, as virtual reality brings everything from festivals to music videos into a new …

Music Industry

10 Incredible Wonders at Vivid Sydney

<b>Bigger than ever, Australia’s 23-day festival celebrates light, music, technology and inspiring ideas.</b><p>The world’s largest festival of light, music …

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X Games Tech Brings Fans Into Science of Action Sports

<b>Sensors capturing real-time data give fans unprecedented access to traditionally hard-to-relate-to sports like BMX and skateboarding.</b><p>Kyle Baldock’s …

Exercise Science

3 VR Projects Tap Into Human Senses

<b>Here’s how researchers and developers are making VR experiences astonishingly real and useful in our daily lives.</b><p>When the web was still in its …

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Pop Singer, Film Students Turn Heads With 360 Music Video

<b>Noa Neal performed a new hit single live at CES 2016 and San Francisco State University film students captured the experience in a 360 music video</b> …

Filmmaking

Living Room Gaming with Tiny PCs

<b>Small computing devices give gamers and streamers new ways to enjoy entertainment at home and on-the-go.</b><p>Everyone wants a sleeker, more powerful and …

Living Rooms

What Does Virtual Reality Sound Like?

<b>Virtual reality game developers explain how they create 3D soundscapes that bring digital world experience to life.</b><p>Much of the focus around virtual …

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How to be a Famous DJ

<b>As the popularity of EDM continues to surge, new technology is giving professional and wannabee DJs more options than ever.</b><p>Even before he became …

DJs

All Work All Play: Bringing eSports to the Big Screen

<b>A feature-length documentary coming to theaters worldwide in July looks at the exciting and human sides of professional video gaming.</b><p>When 20-year-old …

eSports

5 Stats to Watch in the NBA Finals

<b>Thanks to player tracking technology NBA fans, coaches and players have access to dozens of new statistics — and a deeper understanding of the …

Statistics

How Swipe Left, Swipe Right Became a Cultural Phenomenon

<b>A simplified touchscreen command helps users achieve more instant gratification.</b><p>In today’s touchscreen world, a “swipe right” is a quick, positive …

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Coachella Reveals Rising Role of Technology for 2015 Summer Concerts

<b>How festivals are using technology to connect fans, broadcast music and share the love.</b><p>Now that the California desert dust has settled from the …

Coachella

For Comedian Cameron Esposito, the Internet is a Laughing Matter

<b>If you can’t find her work on the internet, your WiFi might be broken.</b><p>Few comedians embrace today’s technology at the intersection of storytelling …

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How the Internet is Creating a New, Global Language of Comedy

<b>Performers all around the world are using the internet as their comedic stage, proving that comedy has no borders.</b><p>For those of us raised on sitcoms …

Comedy

5 Steps to Making a 360-Degree, 4K Music Video

<b>Pop star Noa Neal teamed up with iQ in Europe to create an original, music video format recently supported by YouTube.</b><p>Music videos have come a long …

Music Videos

Facial Expression Recognition: Comedy Plugs into Technology

<b>Entertainers are turning to facial recognition technologies and polling via smartphones to measure audience reactions, redirect performances in real</b> …

Comedy

Is Humor the Final Barrier for Artificial Intelligence?

<b>A look at researchers engaged in the seriously difficult business of teaching machines to laugh.</b><p>Attendees at this year’s SXSW festival in Austin, …

Intelligence

7 Tech Buzzwords from CES 2015 to Make You Sound Like a Genius

<b>The giant electronics show sparks new lexicon for gotta-have gadgets like wearables, drones, robots, TVs and smart cars.</b><p>The 2015 International …

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How Do Tablets Work? The Answers to this and More

<b>Hit with that question on the streets of Europe, people improvised some wickedly witty responses.</b><p>If there’s one thing people have in common — and …

Tablets

Paddington

<b>From the printed page to larger than life, Intel technology helps power Paddington’s big-screen transformation.</b><p>One of the technology leaders behind …

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Benefits of Instant Messaging - Making Us Better Communicators?

<b>Is the explosive and evolving use of instant messaging apps a wrecking ball destroying language or a new means to expressing human thought and</b> …

Emotions

The Art and Science of Finding Love Online

Fifty years from now, your grandchildren won’t be asking how Grandma and Grandpa met, but rather which online dating website they choose.<p>According to …

Relationships

Best Second Screen Apps for Music Lovers

<b>Television and music lovers toggle between screens to influence the Billboard charts and greater pop culture.</b><p>Sure, summer is a great time to be a …

Second Screen