Interviews

Talking machine learning with Tanmay Bakshi at the IBM Watson Summit!
August 8th, 2017 | Artificial Intelligence, Interviews
I spoke with Tanmay Bakshi all about machine learning, how he got into developing software so early on, what he thinks about the Singularity and more in this interview outside the IBM Watson Summit in Sydney!
SpatialStories — a new toolset for VR/AR storytelling
July 10th, 2017 | Interviews, Virtual Reality
SpatialStories is a new way to put together interactive real-time VR/AR content.  Michaël Martin, CTO at Apelab, shared a few quick bits of info on their toolset for anyone looking to see if this is the toolset they've been waiting for!
Lessons from giving Melissa, a virtual assistant, its own UI interface
July 1st, 2017 | Artificial Intelligence, Interviews
Tanay Pant has done some great work making a virtual assistant that is open for others to learn from and use. Melissa has been improving, recently gaining its own UI which brings it out from the command line! I spoke with Tanay about the UI process.
This team have already built 20 educational games in VR and AR
June 27th, 2017 | Augmented Reality, Interviews, Virtual Reality
Bringing emerging tech into education is something which we need much more of. The team at arludo are powering forward doing just this — using VR and AR to educate students about science. Michael Kasumovic, the founder of arludo, took some time to chat about their journey so far.
Teaching the joys of STEM with robots and multiplayer programming
June 14th, 2017 | Interviews, Robotics
StarLAB is something we need more of — tech built by a team of engineers to help students learn together. In this case, they get to learn to build cool robots! I spoke with Clinton McKinnon, the Electrical/Marketing Engineer at Obelisk Systems, about StarLAB and their platform.
Hunting for emerging tech at CeBIT Australia 2017
June 5th, 2017 | Interviews
We went searching around for emerging tech at CeBIT Australia 2017 — the APAC’s largest and longest-running B2B technology exhibition and conference. Here's what we found!