Future of Entertainment

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

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, …

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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 …

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> …

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 …

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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 …

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 …

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 …

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> …

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, …

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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 …

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 …

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 …

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> …

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 …

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 …