Future of Entertainment

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

How to be a Famous DJ

As the popularity of EDM continues to surge, new technology is giving professional and wannabee DJs more options than ever.

Even before he became …

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All Work All Play: Bringing eSports to the Big Screen

A feature-length documentary coming to theaters worldwide in July looks at the exciting and human sides of professional video gaming.

When 20-year-old …


5 Stats to Watch in the NBA Finals

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

A simplified touchscreen command helps users achieve more instant gratification.

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

How festivals are using technology to connect fans, broadcast music and share the love.

Now that the California desert dust has settled from the …


For Comedian Cameron Esposito, the Internet is a Laughing Matter

If you can’t find her work on the internet, your WiFi might be broken.

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

Performers all around the world are using the internet as their comedic stage, proving that comedy has no borders.

For those of us raised on sitcoms …


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

Pop star Noa Neal teamed up with iQ in Europe to create an original, music video format recently supported by YouTube.

Music videos have come a long …

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Facial Expression Recognition: Comedy Plugs into Technology

Entertainers are turning to facial recognition technologies and polling via smartphones to measure audience reactions, redirect performances in real


Is Humor the Final Barrier for Artificial Intelligence?

A look at researchers engaged in the seriously difficult business of teaching machines to laugh.

Attendees at this year’s SXSW festival in Austin, …


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

The giant electronics show sparks new lexicon for gotta-have gadgets like wearables, drones, robots, TVs and smart cars.

The 2015 International …

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How Do Tablets Work? The Answers to this and More

Hit with that question on the streets of Europe, people improvised some wickedly witty responses.

If there’s one thing people have in common — and …



From the printed page to larger than life, Intel technology helps power Paddington’s big-screen transformation.

One of the technology leaders behind …

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Benefits of Instant Messaging – Making Us Better Communicators?

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


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.

According to …


Best Second Screen Apps for Music Lovers

Television and music lovers toggle between screens to influence the Billboard charts and greater pop culture.

Sure, summer is a great time to be a …


Matt Harding Dances His Way Around the World

You may have seen him doing ballet in Syria, waltzing in Austria, dancing underwater in Australia’s Great Barrier Reef or even cutting a rug in North …

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Ourstage, Gigmor And YY.com Represent Social Media for Musicians

These social networks might be small, but they could lead to the big break musicians dream about.

Wishing there was a place online to cash in on your …

Social Media

“New Haven” Video by FaltyDL is a Slow-Burning Optical Wonder

The Creators Project is premiering the music video for FaltyDL’s “New Haven,” a single off the producer’s fourth LP, “In The Wild” (out now via Ninja …

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Game of Thrones VFX: Behind of Scenes of Rodeo FX’s magic creation

You know nothing — about the highly detail-oriented process that goes into making George R.R. Martin’s fictional world come to life on TV. Nothing, …


How an Artist Built a 3D Futurama

The 3D animated “Futurama” remix that took over the Internet — not unlike Bender’s robot revolution — last month was a short and sweet taste of what …


30-Year History of Tetris: Celebrating a Game-Changer

As Tetris turns 30, a look back on how one simple game got in our heads and changed everything.

Tetris is recognized as one of the most popular and …


Premiering Röyksopp and Robyn’s “Monument”

The new music video for Röyksopp and Robyn’s “Monument” is a cosmic voyage through other worlds and dimensions, centered around an illuminated …

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Shark Week

Sharkageddon reminds us that sharks may be best known for instilling fear and terror, but they are also a significant source for new ideas in


From Iris Biometrics To Ocular VFX: The Making of I Origin

When a series of uncanny coincidences force him to confront his own data-driven disbelief, the world of Dr. Ian Gray (Michael Pitt) is turned …

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Infotainment Systems – What’s Around the Next Corner?

Gone are the days of the cassette deck and CD player. Nearly every new car comes equipped with some sort of infotainment system capable of playing …

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Technology and Art Blends Traditional and Digital for Bob Staake

A popular illustrator blends tenets of old-school illustration and new-school tech tools to create colorful, quirky and quintessential …


Dreamworks Animation Software is Productivity

DreamWorks Animation software optimized by Intel lifted creativity while cutting production costs.

Long before NASA’s Apollo Program landed the first …