Technology at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games with Intel

Curious on what technology is being used at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games? If you have been watching the games you may wonder how we are getting great live coverage from the cameras on the luge to the aerial footage used during the snowboarding events. Technology has been all over the Olympics and with Intel as their partner they have stepped it up a notch. The technology we were first immersed in for the Olympics started with Intel’s 1,000 drone display during the Opening Ceremony. It was mind blowing and Intel’s technology has continued to impress us throughout the games thus far. Per Intel below is the technology that is currently being used at the Winter Games. Continue Reading →

SXSW 2018 Guest Pass Registration is Now Open

The day has finally come where SXSW 2018 Guest Pass registration is open! The Guest Pass is your free credential to many SXSWeek® events. Guest Pass Events Include: Continue Reading →

New York Fashion Week 2018 Information and LIVE Streaming Sites

New York Fashion Week started on February 8th and running till the 16th. There have been so many great shows that have already happened but NYFW the shows isn’t over yet! Below are links of NYFW schedules from NYFW THE SHOWS and Fashionweek Online: Continue Reading →

Eyesynth: The Audiovisual System For The Blind

CES 2018 was one of the busiest years thus far with more exhibit’s and attendees so it was impossible to see everything. One booth I missed stopping by during CES was Eyesynth exhibit though it was on my list to stop by. Eyesynth is an audiovisual system for the blind. Eyesynth consists of a pair of glasses connected to a microcomputer. The Eyesynth system records the surrounding environment in three dimensions. Then, the collected data is converted into understandable audio for the blind. Continue Reading →

South By Southwest 2018: Film, Music and Interactive Announcements and Weekly Updates

South By Southwest (SXSW) Conference & Festivals held in Austin, Texas is less than a month away commencing on March 9th and running till March 18th. The discounted registration rates ended on February 9th, therefore, the rate for a SXSW Badge will be the walk up rate going forward. Continue Reading →

Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games and LIVE Coverage Information

Source: Getty Images, 2018 Winter Olympics

Yesterday was the opening ceremony of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeong Chang, Korea. The overall theme of the ceremony besides technology was peace and hope as North and South Korea united for the winter games. The ceremony featured 2,900 athletes from roughly 90 nations. The technology advanced stadium was built specifically for the winter games and the displays throughout the ceremony was mind blowing.   The stadium combines various circles, squares and triangles geometric forms which represent heaven, earth and mankind. Throughout the entire ceremony there were elaborate digital and light displays along with fireworks plus several different regional dance performances that included fire.   Continue Reading →

Mobile World Congress 2018

Mobile World Congress is one of the world’s largest events for the mobile industry that is organized by the GSMA and held in the Mobile World Capital, Barcelona. This year’s Mobile World Congress starts on February 26th runs till March 1st. Mobile World Congress 2018 consist of:

  • 8,000+ Attendees
  • 2,300+ Exhibitors
  • 400+ Operator companies
  • 10,000+ Operator attendees
  • 208 Countries represented

Steps to Register:

  1. Choose your pass type:
  1. Create or log in to your registration account using a valid email address.
  2. Remember to have your Passport or EU National ID card ready to submit your details.
  3. Opt for a Visa Invitation letter if you think you need a visa to attend the event.
  4. If you have been given a code to use for either a free pass or for a discount against the full price, remember to use it when requested.

For registration help or tips please visit: https://www.mobileworldcongress.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/MWC18-Reg-Tip-Sheet.pdf. It is advised to book your hotel in Barcelona for the event and recommended hotels can be found here: https://www.mobileworldcongress.com/attend/hotels-travel/.

Confirmed Speakers include:

Sunil Bharti Mittal

Sunil Bharti Mittal – Bharti Enterprises/GSMA
Founder and Chairman/Chairman

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Big Sean Announces Dates for the “Unfriendly Reminder Tour”

This week Big Sean, G.O.O.D. Music / Def Jam Recording artist, announced his North American “Unfriendly Reminder Tour” which will include a show in my hometown, Austin. It’s about time Big Sean! I’ve been waiting a while for Big Sean to perform in Austin as I’m a huge fan. Continue Reading →

SXSW 2018 Update – Trends for the Festival

Source: Spike Lee & SXSW

SXSW just updated their trends for SXSW 2018 and below is their current trends for the festival. Also, don’t forget to register to attend SXSW 2018 before Friday, February 9th to save on the walk-up rate. Continue Reading →

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide For Men and Women

Valentine’s Day is less than two weeks away! If you haven’t picked out a gift for the loved one in your life here are some great choices and deals of various prices for women and men. Continue Reading →