Review of Collision From Home 2020

If I had to encapsulate Collision From Home (my first virtual conference) into one word, it would be efficiency. You could get exponentially more information faster, and the challenge becomes processing rather than getting the information. Mingle feature was surprising. It was the equivalent of the drinks/food areas, where you would live video chat with people […]

World Health Organisation Director-General will address Collision from Home on global pandemic

Collision from Home announced that Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organization will be speaking at Collision from Home this June 23-25. The director-general will be asked about Covid-19 and the fight against this unprecedented global pandemic from the unique viewpoint of the World Health Organization’s overarching access to the frontline. Event organisers […]

Meet the 2020 Webby Winners

With over 2.5 million votes in this year’s People’s Voice, this year’s Winners represent those using the Internet to inspire, connect, and respond to community needs. They’ll be honored in our The Webbys From Home celebration: 3pm ET | 12pm PT #Webbys BREAKING NEWS: The Winners have been announced for the 24th Annual Webby Awards, […]

Virgin Galactic signs Space Act Agreement with NASA in the fight against COVID-19

During the current global crisis, we believe that the space industry has a responsibility to share expertise, knowledge, resources, and ingenuity to aid in the fight against COVID-19. That’s why, today, we are proud to share that Virgin Galactic is meeting this responsibility head-on through a Space Act Agreement with NASA. This Space Act Agreement […]

STREAMYS AND YOUTUBE TO JOIN FORCES FOR THE 9TH ANNUAL STREAMY AWARDS

Streamys Announces New Awards Recognizing  International and Tech Creators Awards Ceremony to Take Place on Friday, December 13, 2019 in Beverly Hills  Submissions Open Through August 23, 2019 Via streamys.org LOS ANGELES, CA (August 19, 2019) – dick clark productions, Tubefilter and YouTube today announced that they are joining forces for the 9th Annual Streamy Awards. The 2019 awards ceremony will […]

THE KEY Awarded Grand Jury Prize at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival

The Lucid Dreams Productions experience was created by Celine Tricart in partnership with Oculus VR for Good Creators Lab and Friends of Refugees and narrated by Alia Shawkat Awarded $10K cash prize will be donated to Friends of Refugees for their continued efforts in the global refugee crisis May 3, 2019 (New York, NY)—The Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, has announced Celine Tricart’s interactive VR […]

Collision in Toronto now 7x larger than last year’s US event

Collision technology conference is now seven times the size of last year’s US event and already larger than its European flagship event, Web Summit In its first year in Canada, North America’s fastest-growing technology conference has officially announced it has now reached maximum capacity for this year’s ​Collision event, to be held in Toronto’s Enercare […]

Eminem VR Experience “Marshall From Detroit” Releases on Oculus

Eminem Takes You on A Virtual Ride Through His Hometown In “Marshall From Detroit” The VR Film Experience, From Felix & Paul Studios and Shady Films, Now Available at The Oculus Store 2019 Sundance Official Selection Gives Viewers an Intimate, Inside Look at Eminem And the City He Calls Home February 21st, 2019—Montreal, Canada and […]

A.I. Feature-Length Expose, ‘More Human Than Human’ Premieres Today On Gunpowder & Sky’s DUST

GUNPOWDER & SKY’S DUST PRESENTS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE DOCUMENTARY, MORE HUMAN THAN HUMAN Tommy Pallotta and Femke Wolting’s Feature-Length Expose Exploring the Rise of Artificial Intelligence and Its Effect on Our Lives To Premiere on TVOD Platforms, February 12 DUST Also Announces Week-Long A.I. Themed Programming Event, A.I. Week, Premiering Short Films; “Sunspring”, “The Manual”, “Upload […]

JEAN-MICHEL JARRE Throws Next Concert Dec 8 To Global VR Community w TheWaveVR

WATCHING THE WATCHERS INNOVATIVE PARTNERSHIP WITH TheWaveVR ENABLES FANS TO HOST VIRTUAL REALITY CONCERTS SHOWCASING NEW ALBUM ‘EQUINOXE INFINITY’ OUT NOW ON ASTRALWERKS  In the latest in a run of ambitious technological projects, acclaimed electronic music pioneer JEAN-MICHEL JARRE has partnered with leading social VR platform TheWaveVR to allow fans to host concerts for his new album in immersive […]

Alex Winter’s TRUST MACHINE: THE STORY OF BLOCKCHAIN -> Opens this Friday in LA!

A film by Alex Winter In his newest documentary TRUST MACHINE: THE STORY OF BLOCKCHAIN, Alex Winter drills down on blockchain, the decentralized technology that supports cryptocurrencies. Why are banks terrified while UNICEF Ventures embraces it to help refugee children? Winter follows tech innovators striking a raw nerve as banks and network pundits rush to condemn volatile cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. British […]

CLYDE COOPER Silicon Valley Private Detective – Winner of 9 Film Fest Awards

Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang meets classic Hitchcock in the whodunnit of the year! Winner of no less than 9 major film awards, including Best Feature Film at the Hollywood Boulevard Film Festival and Best Indie Feature at the Los Angeles Film Awards, Clyde Cooper (Souvenir Films) is on the case this November. Jordi Vilasuso plays Silicon Valley private detective […]

Q&A with JJ! Interview about TalkMeUp.Co – Winner of UpPrize by Forbes Fund

Q&A with JJ Xu, CEO of TalkMeUp, winner of Great Solutions UpPrize by Forbes Fund competition for technology solutions that impact the lives of vulnerable populations and/or nonprofit service delivery. TalkMeUp.co is AI-based communication and interview training software to help improve skills. JP: What first inspired TalkMeUp? JJ: I did a survey among my MBA classmates at […]

TRUST MACHINE: THE STORY OF BLOCKCHAIN by Alex Winter

SingularDTV releases TRUST MACHINE: THE STORY OF BLOCKCHAIN by Alex Winter Blockchain entertainment studio SingularDTV is releasing its first feature-length documentary, Alex Winter’s TRUST MACHINE: THE STORY OF BLOCKCHAIN in New York and Los Angeles. Produced by Kim Jackson of SingularDTV, Geoff Clark of Futurism Studios and Alex Winter’s Trouper Productions, the film is financed […]

SPACES Multi-Sensory VR Experience Opens in Irvine

SPACES FIRST MULTI-SENSORY VR CENTER OPENS AT IRVINE SPECTRUM CENTER DEFEAT TERMINATORS WITH FRIENDS AND FAMILY IN ORANGE COUNTY HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (August 23, 2018) –Today, SPACES opens the door to the world’s first SPACES Center, featuring the multi-sensory VR attraction: Terminator Salvation™️: Fight for the Future with more adventures slated to come. Located within the recently revamped Irvine Spectrum […]

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation Launch the Academy Software Foundation

LOS ANGELES, CA – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation today launched the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF) to provide a neutral forum for open source software developers in the motion picture and broader media industries to share resources and collaborate on technologies for image creation, visual effects, animation and sound. “We are thrilled to partner with […]

Study Uncovers Massive Shift to Stories as Video Format for GenZ and Millennials

Study Uncovers Massive Shift to Stories as Video Format for GenZ and Millennials -VidMob State of Social Video Study Reveals Where Younger Audiences are Being Entertained and How Advertisers Can Fit In- New York, NY – August 7, 2018 – Social is the definitive source for video and serves as the primary portal to the […]