Author: Jeremy King

Apple Invests in AI
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Apple Invests in AI

“Apple Inc. will allow its artificial intelligence teams to publish research papers for the first time”, reported Alex Webb of Bloomberg on Dec. 6, 2016, adding that the move “[marked] a significant change in strategy that could help accelerate the iPhone maker’s advances in deep learning.”   Apple’s initial announcement […]

Synergy: Crossing Media Boundaries
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Synergy: Crossing Media Boundaries

With the advent and subsequent domination of digital creative tools, media professionals are faced with a set of problems–and expectations–unique to the modern age.  Whereas professionals working in the creative domain may have once been considered highly-specialized in their respective fields, the modern artist — in any form of media […]

Getting Ready for the Nintendo Switch
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Getting Ready for the Nintendo Switch

Announced October 20 2016 with an expected March 2017 release, the Switch––a hybrid home and portable gaming console––is Nintendo’s seventh major video game console release. The console itself is not unlike a tablet in its design. The physical interface of the unit is sleek and uncluttered, consisting primarily of one […]

Space Dragon
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Space Dragon

On April 27, 2016, Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX, announced via Twitter that the corporation would be sending a spacecraft to Mars by 2018. Working with NASA in a “no funds exchanged” partnership, SpaceX will cover the cost of the mission; NASA will offer crucial technical support in ensuring success. […]

The Evolution of Music Software
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The Evolution of Music Software

Think of the last time you went to see a movie with an orchestral soundtrack that left you utterly captivated; something that sounded larger than life, swelled with emotion, and filled the cinema with sound. Something that captured your imagination. Chances are, you didn’t imagine there being a very strong […]

Multiplayer Motivation
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Multiplayer Motivation

MMORPGs, or Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games, have always occupied a unique space within the history of video games. From “Ultima Online” to “World of Warcraft,” these online outings present gamers with the unique opportunity of participating within arguably the most accurate virtual simulacrum of the social experience that gaming […]

Fallout 4
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Fallout 4

Fallout 4 is many things. Above all, it is as ambitious as it is divisive. For those unfamiliar with the franchise, the underlying premise for Fallout’s post-apocalyptic world is one of historical divergence. Here, the cold war never ended. America’s cultural identity came to a screeching halt in the mid-twentieth […]