If it’s sunny and warm outside, don’t forget to go outside and talk a walk (and practice physical distancing of 2 metres or 6 feet. That’s your stay at home workout for today).
Here are the three articles that caught my eye today!
I love you all.
What’s a film studio?
I love this tweet. Why? It explains how technology is impacting the media and entertainment world (focus on the part where YouTubers have more/same influence as your favorite cable or TV news anchor):
The decentralization of film is about to accelerate.
Hollywood’s productions have been shut down, movie theaters have zero revenue, and (symbolically) new movies are finally streaming first.
It had been sequels & stasis for a while.
Now it’s all moving to AI video on laptops. pic.twitter.com/7efV4zdPRK
— Balaji S. Srinivasan (@balajis) April 7, 2020
The Robot Could Be Watching You (my #AIChat from February 22nd, 2019. The topic? Artificial intelligence, media and technology).
What are you (and others) buying on Amazon
The link has the short summary.
The shorter summary?
As the pandemic has shut down your favorite sports team, they need to find a way to keep you and their fans happy. One way to do this? Invite them to an online draft (where the team picks their future team mates).Hail to the Redskins During the 2020 NFL Draft (Virtually, of Course)