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December 28, 2015   |   filed under Advertising, Android, Anticipatory Computing, Apps, Art, Audio, Books, Branding, Broadcast, Collaboration, Community, Competition, Cross-Platform, Culture, Digital Youth Network, Disruption, Equipment, Facebook, Fashion, Filmmaking, Follow-up, Game, Gigapixel, Large Scale Art Installations, Mobile, Monetization, Movie, Music, New Media, Panorama, Participation, Photography, Press Release, Products, Remix Culture, Remix Culture, Shopping, Short Film, Social Change, Social Media, Social TV, Social Video, Space, Start-Ups, Streaming, Technology, Transportation, Uncategorized, Virtual Reality, Virtual Reality, WiFi

M&C Saatchi has developed an outdoor campaign which “evolves” unique ads based on its audience’s reactions, which makes it the world’s first artificial intelligence poster campaign.  The company is experimenting with advertising by algorithm.  The project, now underway, launched with around 1,000 different images and other variable creative components served randomly to passers-by before the self-selection… Read more »

Littlstar launches virtual reality app into the Apple TV app store

December 24, 2015   |   filed under Advertising, Android, Anticipatory Computing, Apps, Art, Audio, Branding, Broadcast, Camera Drone, Collaboration, Community, Competition, Concerts, Conversation, Cross-Platform, Culture, Digital Youth Network, Equipment, Filmmaking, Game, Google, Instagram, Installation, Interaction, iOS, iPad, iPhone, Journalist, Live Stream, Monetization, Movie, Music, New Media, Panorama, Participation, periscope, Products, Remix Culture, Reviews, Science, Search, Shopping, Short Film, Social Change, Social Media, Social TV, Technology, Television, Tumblr, Twitter, Uncategorized, Video Games, Virtual Reality, Virtual Reality, WiFi, YouTube

Talking New Media quoted that virtual reality company, Littlstar the premier global network dedicated to virtual reality and 360 video, today announced the launch of its Apple TV app, free for iOS and the Apple TV.  The app, which is the first to bring immersive content to the new Apple TV platform, gives users access to a wide range… Read more »

The Beatles Come To Spotify, Apple Music And Other Streaming Services

December 23, 2015   |   filed under Advertising, Audio, Branding, Community, Conversation, Cross-Platform, Culture, Digital Youth Network, Documentary, Facebook, Google, History, Instagram, Interaction, Live Stream, Mobile, Music, New Media, Participation, Press Release, Remix Culture, Remix Culture, Social Media, Technology, Tumblr, Twitter, Uncategorized, Video, WiFi, YouTube

  The Beatles website confirmed that the entire band’s catalog will be available on Spotify, Apple music and all music streaming services. In just a few short hours, 13 remastered studio albums, and 4 special collection albums will be released at 12:01am local time, on December 24, Christmas Eve. Spotify, Apple Music, Google Play, Amazon Music,… Read more »

Is Virtual Reality the Future of Fashion Week?

December 7, 2015   |   filed under Advertising, Art, Branding, Camera Drone, Conversation, Culture, Festivals, Journalist, Live Stream, New Media, New York City, Photography, Uncategorized, Virtual Reality, YouTube

How you feel about virtual reality likely depends on a few factors. One, your history as a tech early adopter; two, your desire to spend even more time staring deeply into a screen; and three, whether you’ve been burned before (Google Glass, anyone?). But for the fashion industry, for whom technological advances mean the potential… Read more »

Arcade Fire’s Interactive Music Video Wins VMA

August 25, 2014   |   filed under Uncategorized

The Canadian rock band, Arcade Fire, has accumulated an impressive list of interactive music video experiences like “Neon Bible”, “Sprawl II”, and “Wilderness Downtown”-their most notable perhaps being “Reflektor” which won a VMA for Best Art Direction last night.  The video allows the viewer to essentially be the reflector controlling special lighting effects using a webcam or mouse.  To… Read more »

Steve Aoki: Live at the Shrine Nominated for a Streamy Award!

August 22, 2014   |   filed under Uncategorized

Thank you for all your votes!  Simplynew is excited to announce that one of our favorite projects, Steve Aoki : Live at the Shrine , was nominated for ‘Best Live Event’ at this year’s Streamy Awards!  If you haven’t checked out our collaboration with Dim Mak Records already, enjoy and get caked!   Executive Producer and Co-Director: Marc Scarpa

Vine Star Shawn Mendes Tops Music Charts

July 30, 2014   |   filed under Cross-Platform, Digital Youth Network, Live Stream, Music, Uncategorized, Vine

Vine star Shawn Mendes first grew his fan base by posting 6 second cover songs, today his first self-titled EP was #1 on iTunes in just 37 minutes.  Shortly after the release Mendes called to action his loyal 2.9 million followers on Vine and 1.4 million Twitter followers introducing the hashtag #ShawnToNumber1.  He also performed songs on live streaming platform YouNow to thousands… Read more »

‘Thank You Festival’ Streams For Social Change

June 27, 2014   |   filed under Uncategorized

THUMP, Global Citizen, and the World Childhood Foundation streamed live from Maryland yesterday to give thanks and give back.  The Thank You Festival brought in some top tier DJs like Tiesto, Above & Beyond, & Krewella all to support kids–and not just the ones at the show or watching from home.  Viewers and audience members… Read more »