March 15th’s episode of Good Morning America had a segment sponsored by Microsoft called “Boosting Your Business”. In the segment, they talk to businesses with remote employees and show how Microsoft Teams can help. Teams is Microsoft’s Slack competitor and included with all Office 365 business plans.
“Flippy”, the robotic kitchen assistant from Miso Robotics, will flip hamburgers at CaliBurger restaurants shortly. See the video below to see the robot in action. Miso Robotics plans to launch more robotic kitchen assistants. The Miso Robotics website demonstrates grilling, prepping, frying, and plating.
The executive director of the Linux Foundation, Jim Zemlin, had a conversation with Linux creator Linus Torvalds as the keynote to the Open Source Leadership Summit, which took place mid-February. The 25 minute video is embedded below and explains some Linux background, growth, and development of open source. “Always inspiring and depressing, Mr. Torvalds.” There […]
Last August, we shared Six Flags’ and Samsung’s announcement to use the Samsung Gear VR on roller coasters for a new thrilling experience in ‘Rage of the Gargoyles’. Today, a new announcement shows the partnership continues with a new development called ‘Galactic Attack’ that will be coming to Six Flags Magic Mountain. When riders board […]
Hack Harassment is a coalition of Intel, Vox Media, and Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation. They are trying to build a more inclusive and supportive online community with less online harassment. A PSA featuring Kesha will run in theatres across the country through the month of February. You can see the PSA embedded below.
Mozilla, the organization behind Firefox and other projects, has unveiled a new brand identity. This includes a new logo and an emphasis on their goal as “non-profit champions of the Internet”. See the new logo in the video below and learn more about Mozilla from their site.
Whether or not Tom Brady and the New England Patriots play in the upcoming Super Bowl is still up to their performance in the playoffs. However, regardless of whether they become the AFC champions, Tom Brady will still be seen by the millions of Super Bowl viewers thanks to a commercial from Intel showcasing their Intel 360° […]
Justin Lin, director of Fast and the Furious and Star Trek Beyond, made a commercial for Arconic framed as a live-action recreation of Hanna-Barbera’s The Jetsons. Arconic is a rebrand of the Alcoa manufacturing division and the Jetson characters work for Arconic in the year 2062. A website for the brand/commercial explains more, as does this […]
2016 can be summarized pretty easily based on what people searched the web for. Google has a perfect perspective for that data and summarizes each year with their Year in Search. Many have said 2016 has been a rough year and are looking forward to the fresh start in 2017. So to celebrate the end […]
We have had reality, virtual reality, augmented reality, and now Intel is introducing Merged Reality. From the description, it entails bringing more into the virtual content so that it is reacting to you rather than running from the script. Intel’s interest in virtual reality comes with the launch of Project Alloy, an all-in-one VR system, […]