Artist and social activist Naomi Pitcairn recently completed six temporary, music-driven artworks for the Pershing Square Summer concert series in downtown Los Angeles. Offering six weeks of free outdoor concerts — with The Wallflowers, Boogie Knights, Toad the Wed Sprocket, Los Lonely Boys, The B-52’s, and X. The live music event was paired with Naomi’s site-specific artworks, each reflecting the bands’ […]
Behind the scenes, Amazon has been using technology to vertically integrate nearly the entire process of consumption.
Amazon is the most obscure large company in the tech industry. It isn’t just secretive, the way Apple is, but in a deeper sense, Jeff Bezos’ e-commerce and cloud-storage giant is opaque. Amazon rarely explains either its near-term tactical aims or its long-term strategic vision. It values surprise. Over the last few years, Amazon has […]
In January 2016, Intel debuted their Drone 100 project in which 100 illuminated drones performed a coordinated aerial show over Hamburg, Germany. On May 4, 2016, Intel premiered the project over the Mojave desert. The show was not only notable for its beauty, but also because Intel was able to secure an exemption from the […]
The patent details an autonomous delivery system that attempts to keep humans at a safe distance from delivery drones using a low-tech vocal warning.
Drone video from Niseko, Japan