Mike's Industry View - Issue #161
AI / Creativity
25 cartoons to stream and get obsessed with: Simpsons, Bob’s Burgers, and more — www.vox.com A streaming guide to cartoons you’ll fall in love with, from the family-friendly classics to some adult-only picks.
Lil Miquela becomes first CGI influencer to sign with CAA: The avatar continues to blur the line between physical and virtual reality.
"Letters from CEOs rarely move me. They’re often full of corporate-speak and half-truths. The CEO and Co-Founder of Airbnb, Brian Chesky, changed that with his letter to employees"
Live sport’s indefinite hiatus is forcing Adidas to recreate those events that have been canceled in video games.
Amazon to the Rescue of the Fashion World! — www.nytimes.com With some help from Vogue and the CFDA, the e-commerce giant is opening a new store to showcase independent designers. Does this mark the moment the two worlds finally get hitched?
As the coronavirus death toll ticks up and some states ease their restrictions, a new study suggests that men might be more likely to....
This was supposed to be the moment for introverts—the disaster preppers of our new, covid-ravaged social lives. Those who cherished their time alone at home were already experts at voluntary self-isolation.
Instead of an all-or-nothing approach to risk prevention, we need a manual on how to have a life in a pandemic.
TikTok plans to make a big pitch to advertisers for the first time — www.cnbc.com For the first time, TikTok will join companies like YouTube and Hulu as they present to advertisers at the Interactive Advertising Bureau's NewFronts.
Messenger Rooms, Facebook's answer to Zoom, is now available — www.engadget.com You can host up to 50 people on a group video call.