How can an artist explore sound when she can’t hear?
Christine Sun Kim is a visual and performance artist who is trying to ‘unlearn’ sound etiquette. As a deaf person, Christine has mostly experienced sound only through the reactions of others, who have exercised a form of control over it as hearing people who can dictate what constitutes acceptable uses of sound.
Read more on Intel iQ about how Christine uses technology to enhance creativity and push the boundaries of her art.
Will Mad Men Emerge as the Most Social TV Show of 2013?
The season 6 premiere of Mad Men is just days away (April 7) and the Twittersphere is buzzing in anticipation about what Don Draper is up to since we last saw him. Considering last year’s season premiere was one of the most social of 2012 — with 64,000 users leaving over 106,000 comments — it will be interesting to see how Sunday night compares in the social sphere.
Read the full story on Intel by iQ for more insights, tools and trends on how Mad Men and other TV shows are turning into a social media experience.
8 April Fools Tech Pranks To Make You An Office Legend
I know what you’re thinking—-April 1st is here and you need a quick trick to pull on your friends and officemates right?
Because we’d rather teach the art of pranking than fool you, we’ve compiled some of our 8 favorite tech pranks that may warrant adding “Chief Prankster” to your business card.
Have You Experienced the Power of the Ultrabook Hadouken Yet?
We revealed our new special attack at the Game Developers Conference. Protective gear not included.
If You Use Kid Pix to Touch Up Your Photos…
… You probably need to upgrade your PC!
In the latest iQ and BuzzFeed collaboration, we examine some fun-filled and nostalgic indicators that signal a much needed upgrade to your technology. Visit BuzzFeed to check out the 17 Telltale Signs You Need a New Computer.
And head to iQ by Intel for today and tomorrow’s trends in tech and inspiration for your next device.
How will.i.am Created His New Beat Using an Ultrabook
What happens when a hip-hop artist and ranchera legend — who have won 18 Grammys between them — collaborate on a song? They show that diversity makes some pretty sweet music.
Intel iQ takes an inside look at the recent collaboration between will.i.am and Mexican singer and songwriter Joan Sebastian to create a new song that reflects the cultures both grew up with and have come to embrace. Read the story on iQ to download the song for free.
What Happens When Filmmakers Dissect An Ultrabook?
A team of London filmmakers working with Intel in San Francisco and a 3D artist in Tokyo decided to dissect an Ultrabook to show how its inner guts contribute to its glory. The result was a 45 second video with 3D animation of processor pins, motherboards, and keyboard construction and software capabilities.
How did they do that? Here’s a look at the behind the scenes of how the video was created.
Jennifer Lashua of Intel and James Murphy of the Breakfast of Champions agency talk more about the inspiration and creative process for the Ultrabook Deconstructed videos in this latest post on iQ by Intel.