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Sending A Message from Earth: Q&A with WeTransfer…

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When NASA and Carl Sagan launched the Voyager spacecraft into interstellar space in 1977, they set out communicate life on Earth. Onboard was The Golden Record to do that—etched with sounds and images etched of diverse, human life.  40 years later, our tech and culture have evolved greatly, but ever present is the urge to communicate what it means to ...

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Making Climbing Interactive: A Q&A with AQUARING…

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Sport climbing is already fun, but the team at Japanese web production company AquaRing wondered if they could make the experience even better through data visualization. Meet the AQUARING inc. team They did just that with Wonderwall, a climbing experience that allows participants to climb a wall freely (in any direction), while having their path visualized with digitization. Think of ...

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S4 EP 5: How Tech Might Save NYC Subways, with Rachel Haot…

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     Executive Director of the Transit Innovation Partnership, Rachel Haot, is no stranger to the downfall of NYC subways and has a plan to bring the hundred-year-old system into the 21st century.  She joins Webby Podcast host, David-Michel Davies to talk about the Transit Tech Lab, an accelerator program to develop technology that will improve New York’s transportation, and much more. Source ...

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Non-Violence in Video Games: A Q&A on Grand Theft Auto Pacifi…

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Games like the Grand Theft Auto series are notorious for requiring players engage in intense violent interactions in order to survive and win. But, what would happen if players turned the other cheek as a way to advance in the game instead? Jeremy Mattheis created Grand Theft Auto Pacifist to find out. His Webby-nominated, wonderfully weird video series takes viewers on ...

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S4 EP 4: Feminism Can Be Funny feat. Reductress…

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Reductress co-founders Sarah Pappalardo and Beth Newell are no strangers to tackling stereotypes about women with biting, satirical website. satire.  They join Webby Podcast host, David-Michel Davies to talk about what feminist satire means in the #MeToo era, how harassment is dealt with in the comedy world, and much more.     Source link

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Explore Space in AR: A Q&A with Andy Weekes of Night Sky…

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Andy Weekes is the Company Director of iCandi Apps Ltd and the mind behind Night Sky. Ever look at the sky’s array of bright stars and wonder what it’s like to be among them? iCandi Apps Ltd. knows that, for most of us, the answer is yes. Andy Weekes and his team made this dream a reality by incorporating the ...

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S4 EP 3: Digital Disruption and Oprah’s Tears with Roy Sekoff…

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     Roy Sekoff, Founding Editor of the Huffington Post and good friend of The Webbys, is no stranger to disruption—or comedy. He implemented HuffPost Live, the video arm of the publication that completely disintermediated online journalism. Now, he’s back disrupting the world of self-publishing in the digital era with his first book Lacks Self Control: Stories I Waited Until My ...

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S4 EP 2: Watch Your Words with Merriam-Webster’s Lisa Schneider…

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     As the Chief Digital Officer and Publisher of Merriam-Webster, Lisa Schneider views herself and her team as reporters—rather than definers—of language. We speak with Lisa about how the Internet is shaping data collection on word usage, the Webby-Winning M-W social presence, and how Lisa and her team have tapped into cultural discussions to create a digital record of what ...

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Webby Talks: Everything You Think Is True…

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Every year, The Webby Awards team looks at our extensive body of entries and our own industry research to determine emerging trends on the Internet and how they’re impacting our lives and work. This year we’re traveling the world with our newest Webby Talk: “Everything You Think Is True: How the Internet has fragmented our collective reality, and why that’s ...

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S4 EP1: Say Hi to My Internet Haters with Dylan Marron…

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Spend an hour with Dylan Marron and it’ll be hard to imagine anyone disliking him. Yet, some people on the Internet do (or dislike their perception of him) and make it very known. Dylan leans into that fact, and actually engages with his haters on the phone, on his Webby-winning podcast Conversations with People Who Hate Me. For our Season 4 ...

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