When we talk about Sports, Running, in particular, doesn’t create much Carbon Footprint. It is very small when compared to Digital Carbon Footprint or from Transportation etc.

But it still creates a small mark. All carbon emissions that occur due to a running shoe lies mainly in the process of manufacturing. According to a team led by Randolph Kirchain, in 2013 who is the principal research scientist at MIT’s Materials Systems Laboratory, along with research scientist Elsa Olivetti found that making one pair of such shoes releases about 14 Kilograms of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. …

Last Tuesday, During the Apple event, they announced the release of their new gadget, AirTag, which is a small tracker one can attach to their keys, baggage, or anything else and can find that item with the help of Apple’s Find My system. This event included newly designed iMacs, iPads, but this thing got everyone interested since it is too small but can have a huge use in the future since it can be tracked and returned to the owner with the help of iPhones and Android devices.

AIRTAG

Rumours of this device which is a Tile competitor stretch back to…

Film Industry

The use of Drones has a significant influence on the film industry. Because of these drones, filmmakers have better choices and bigger possibilities in making a film. These were introduced in this industry to make filmmaking easier, cheaper and safer.

Traditionally before drones, camera jibs and cranes and helicopters were used to capture aerial shots at a high and wide level. The biggest advantage of drones over helicopters is that they can get near to a shot and capture it. Moreover, a drone can capture a 360-degree shot because of its compact size whereas a helicopter can’t. …

A remastered digital version of the Nyan Cat meme from 2011 got sold for about $600,000 USD in an online auction last Friday, February 19.

Remastered Nyan Cat meme from 2011 by Chris Torres

What is NFT?

NFT stands for Non-Fungible Token, and Fungibility is the ability of a good or asset to be exchanged or to be interchangeable with another unit of the same thing so things like rupees, dollars, gold or bitcoin and then non-fungible is the exact opposite so they are goods or assets that are unique irreplaceable and one-of-a-kind things like real estate and art and then we have tokens which just means the blockchain which is basically…

Wildlife Filmmaking is one of those things that has the power to make people fall in love with the beauty of nature. It’s an imperative tool to encourage the urge to protect wildlife and in today’s world, it can be mostly done by capturing Nature in its honest manner.

Filmmakers have fantastic means and possibilities to find the animals they desire to capture. But at the same time, wild animals are facing several threats to their survival. Climate change, loss of habitat, illegal trading and poaching, overfishing have caused a devastating deterioration of these animals.

What is Ethical wildlife filmmaking?

According to National Geographic photographer…

This is something that has to do with human beings and not something that generally we would associate with the word -Technology.

So what is Empathetic Technology?

Poppy Crum, chief scientist at Dolby Laboratories in San Francisco, CA, and an adjunct professor at Stanford University in the Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics defines empathetic technology as “technology that is using our internal state to decide how it will respond and make decisions.

Smart Speakers

In 2013, Google added a voice recognition system which can be activated by speaking some keywords. Then we got Google’s Nest/Home In 2014, Apple made Siri work the same way and it’s speaker called as Apple’s Homepod then Amazon launched a much simpler system. Amazon Echo, a voice-activated smart speaker whose main purpose was to interact with a voice.

These are nice to have with us but they collect a lot of data about us by its design. They listen to our commands, record them and those recordings may be stored and accessed by the company itself. They can be…

Let’s look at the technology used in the filming of THE MANDALORIAN

SHOOTING INFRONT OF LED PANELS

Green screen is a Filmmaking necessity. But soon in the future, it’s going to be replaced.

But why?

Having a green screen is arduous

Digital carbon footprint simply means emissions of greenhouse gases essentially Carbon dioxide and Methane due to some sort of digital activity. Moreover, carbon emissions are bad for our planet since they cause climatic changes by trapping heat, and they also contribute to respiratory diseases from smog and air pollution. Extreme weather, food supply disruptions, and increased wildfires are other effects of climate change which are caused by these emissions.

HOW?

When we make a search query on the internet, any video we watch and any e-mail we exchange, all around the world, it all adds up to an escalating global rise…

You all must have heard about the Wildlife Documentary, ‘Planet Earth’ that features the awesome natural world that exists on our planet-Earth, from the lands to oceans to the deserts to the polar ice caps. The Planet Earth I released in the year of 2006 and was produced by the BBC Natural History Unit. It was the most expensive documentary of nature by BBC which took 5 years to make and is also the first one to be filmed in High definition.

But then BBC released another series, Planet Earth II in the year of 2016 that is after a…

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