Future of Entertainment

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

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><p>Nick Demopoulos sat in the living room of …

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Voke VR Immerses Fans in Live Sports

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

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> …

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 Aerial 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 …

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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 …

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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, …

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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 …

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 …

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 …

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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 …

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 …

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 …

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> …

Surreal Love Story Wins Drone Film Festival

<b>A French short film of love, death and dance told from a soaring bird’s-eye perspective wins Best of Show at the first Flying Robot International</b> …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …