Future of Entertainment

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

AI Got Algo-Rhythm: Smart Music-Making Machines

<b>Artificial intelligence gets creative credit on the first music album collaboration between a human and machine, changing the way artists make …

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Queen of Drones: Revolutionizing Night Sky Light Shows

<b>Natalie Cheung quickly rose from MIT engineering grad to Intel general manager of a drone innovation team that’s revolutionizing nighttime</b> …

Drones

Fashion Tech Designer and Bionic Pop Artist Team Up to Make Musical Wearable

<b>How a bionic pop artist, a fashion tech designer, an architect duo and a prosthetics company teamed up to reshape the future of performing arts.</b><p>After …

Leading Smithsonian Art Lovers Into VR

<b>To digitally capture and render art-filled rooms inside the Smithsonian museum in intricate detail, the creators of SAAM VR turned to leading-edge</b> …

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Realistic 3D Avatars Get Personal

<b>Body Labs blends 3D camera and sensor technologies with artificial intelligence to scan people so their digital avatars can interact with places,</b> …

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Metro Makes Music from Sounds of Tennis Star Serena Williams

<b>Digital mix master and music producer Metro Boomin takes original sounds of Serena Williams’ smashing forehand to create “Champion Sound.”</b>After …

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New Films Use Virtual Reality to Immerse Movie Fans

<b>Leading filmmakers use 360-degree video, 3D-game-like environments, immersive sound, head mounted displays, motion chairs and even scent emitters to</b> …

Building Technology for the VR Era

<b>Innovations in modern PC design are taking VR to new heights.</b>Over six million dedicated VR systems were sold last year, but this week at E3, the …

Virtual Reality

Making Virtual Reality: How Creators Embrace a New Medium

<b>VR creators describe why now is the time to learn the craft, and why they want to help create a VR breakthrough moment.</b><p>In the 1960s, talk of virtual …

Virtual Reality

VR Vacations: Technology Transforming Travel and Leisure

<b>Virtual reality technology delivers a taste of the vacation experience — without the hassle of traditional travel.</b>Between flights, car rental, …

Virtual Reality

VR Draws Gaming Crowd to Australian Nightlife

<b>VR games create new possibilities for social interaction in a popular Australian nightclub, introducing gaming crowds to mobile-to-VR technology.</b>At …

Virtual Reality

VR and Immersive Tech Help Tell Great Stories

<b>Innovative companies use virtual reality, 360-degree video, augmented reality and other immersive technologies to create interactive worlds that pull</b> …

Augmented Reality

The Future of Music is VR and Spatial Audio

<b>At SXSW, industry insiders discuss how virtual reality (VR) is inspiring artists and musicians to explore new ways to transform music into a</b> …

Virtual Reality

Fistful of Stars Uses VR to Demystify Science and Space

<b>From an inside look at honeybees suffering from colony collapse disorder to a trip around the star-studded Orion Nebula, one woman uses virtual</b> …

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RSC Live Brings The Tempest From Stage to Screen

<b>After its live run in Stratford Upon-Avon, the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) takes its unprecedented tech-fueled performance of The Tempest from</b> …

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Animated Pin Art Shows the Future of 5G

<b>A giant intelligent screen called Wonderwall brings to life computer generated images of autonomous vehicles, smart cities and homes, all connected</b> …

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How Hardware-Hacking Musicians Turn Tech into a Symphony

<b>The new electronic music trend is driven by tinkerers who turn computer hardware into handmade instruments.</b>Nick Demopoulos sat in the living room of …

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True VR Immerses Fans in Live Sports

<b>Stereoscopic virtual reality technology lets fans experience live sports like never before.</b>It used to be enough to listen to the baseball game on the …

Virtual Reality

How Computer Vision is Transforming VR into Merged Reality

<b>Adding human-like senses and artificial intelligence to VR headsets is unlocking a new reality that’s stretching the imagination.</b><p>Imagine sitting in a …

VR’s Breakthrough Moment: What Will it Take?

<b>In just a couple of decades, virtual reality has moved beyond science fiction to become a very real part of people’s lives. Experts describe advances</b> …

Virtual Reality

Video Livestream Tech Making Events More Immersive

<b>Disney’s “Moana” premiere event in Hollywood used multi-streaming video to put fans in control of how they experienced the live event over the</b> …

2016 Best of Drone Cinema

<b>The second annual Flying Robot International Film Festival shows how rapidly advancing drone technologies are helping filmmakers expand their …

Disney Makes History with First U.S. Light Show Powered by 300 Intel Drones - iQ by Intel

<b>Intel Shooting Star drones bring technology innovation to traditional light shows at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.</b><p>This holiday season, kids of …

Cinematic Special Effects Come to Live Theater

<b>A digital reinvention of Ariel the sprite is set to wow live audiences with cinematic special effects in England, the birthplace of Shakespeare and</b> …

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The Tech Propelling Stop-Motion Filmmaking into the Digital Age

<b>Advancements in 3D printing and computer-generated imagery technologies open new doors for animators and their lifelike creations.</b><p>A frightened woman …

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> …

Will the Stagelight Music App Find the Next Hit Maker?

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

How Social VR Will Change How We Interact Online

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

Virtual Reality

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 …