Today, the games you play are very much dictated by the device you are using. The future of video gaming is a world where you are empowered to play the game you want, with the people you want, whenever you want, wherever you are, and on any device of your choice. All of the above … Continue reading Gaming on Cloud: Google vs. Microsoft vs. EA
Amazon Go, Amazon's new brick-and-mortar retail initiative, caused a media frenzy when its first location had a soft opening for Amazon employees in 2016. The store offered a revolutionary take on the classic corner store: no lines, no cashiers, no cash registers. Just go in, pick what you'd like, and walk out. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NrmMk1Myrxc The idea … Continue reading Amazon Go: The Future of Retail?
Most of us know Spotify as a music streaming giant, dominating the market over competitors such as Apple Music and Amazon. Spotify, however, has aspirations of taking over the entire audio market beyond just music. In the same way in which video streaming services such as Netflix have made cable tv irrelevant, Spotify hopes to take over … Continue reading Spotify: The Audio Experience of the Future
Whenever I’m in Fulton, literally every conversation I hear is something about how the stock market is doing, investment banking, and portfolios. It seems like nearly every CSOM student has invested in some kind of a portfolio through Robinhood or a different brokerage. Creating an investment portfolio has piqued my interest after hearing about all … Continue reading Fintech: Robo-Advisors
Last week I retweeted an article about DeepMind, and their new project to teach their AI to play a card game called Hanabi that requires theory of mind and more reasoning beyond other card games. I wanted to bring it up in the Twitter discussion, but we decided to table the discussion on AI until … Continue reading Hanabi: DeepMind’s Answer to Theory of Mind in AI
Be ready, this'll be a long one. For what feels like quite awhile now, VR has been at the forefront of a lot of tech news and discussion. The hype is pretty palpable. The headsets have been here for a few years (and they’re quite good), the potential uses are there, and the technology keeps … Continue reading A Totally 100% Unbiased Essay On The Future of VR
Artificial intelligence is continuously becoming more advanced and is already disrupting many industries. The music industry is one such industry that is being transformed through AI. SKYGGE One such example is SKYGGE, the artificial intelligence music producer. SKYGGE released their first album, “Hello World”, (shoutout to all CS Majors), that is entirely created by Sony’s … Continue reading AI & the Music Industry