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The state of artificial intelligence

Digiday just published an interesting article about the artificial intelligence. “One problem in marketing, for example, is the inability to process mass amounts of data and subsequently act on it in real time without relying on a team of marketers to analyze and make decisions,” said Amy Inlow, CMO of AI firm Adgorithms. VC funding[…]

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DIY Robot Communicates by GIFs

GIFs has become a popular way of chatting in the past few years. But what about using this medium to introduce you to a new robotic friend? Peeqo is a personal desktop robotic assistant who expresses himself through GIFs. Think of him as the love child of Amazon Echo and a Disney character. He has[…]

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Heineken hosts a Zero Gravity Music Festival

Heineken teamed up with uber-experimental dance label The Barong Family, DJ Mike Cervello and acclaimed neuroscientist Dr Daniel Levitin they dared to remix the rules and take the bass drop to a higher level, literally. Their Bass Drop experiment is the first music festival to be held in zero gravity. They transformed an aeroplane into[…]

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Marriott Hotels Launches Its Own Tech Startup Accelerator

Marriott Hotels in Europe is launching a unique accelerator programme to find and accelerate tech start-ups that enhance the travel and hospitality experience. The programme will give budding companies the chance to grow through expert guidance and the opportunity to pilot their product within the Marriott Hotels portfolio within Europe. Upon completion of a successful[…]

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Model home to replicate life on Mars

You probably saw the The Martian movie with Matt Damon about surviving on Mars. National Geographic has developed a model of a home that they speculate could be sustainable on Mars. They showcased their model in the Greenwich Royal Observatory, which helped with the production of the model. Stephen Petranek, the editor-in-chief of the Breakthrough[…]

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Take your drums anywhere

Freedrum is a virtual drumkit that fits in your pocket. Creators want to bring the drumming experience from soundproof studios to the outdoors, your sofa, or any other place you have access to a smartphone. Whether you’re an aspiring drummer or you have been doing it for decades – Freedrum is designed to create an[…]

Measure your house with this AR sensor

Now you can easily measure physical spaces without the assistance of a professional. Canvas is a mobile application that works with an augmented reality sensor designed specifically for home improvement projects. Powered by the world’s first mobile depth sensor, the Structure Sensor, Canvas makes capturing a 3D model of a room delightfully easy. Simply tap[…]