Talking About “Skateistan” w/ Director Orlando von Einsiedel

on Monday, Feb. 7th

Skateistan is an organization based in Kabul, Afghanistan, that not only teaches youth how to skateboard, but how to be better citizens of the world.

We sat down to talk about “Skateistan: To Live and Skate in Kabul,” an official selection of the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, with director Orlando von Einsiedel.

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Spoiler Alert: Hollywood Isn’t Taking Cyber Security Seriously (LA Film Fest)

Tonight at the Los Angeles Film Festival, squeezed in between movies and red carpet events, a symposium on Cyber Security is being held at the Grammy Museum.

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Rent Video Straight From Social Media Via Gumroad

The people who brought the “Buy Now” button to Twitter are going all-in on film distribution.

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Hacking Consciousness: Silicon Valley’s Next Frontier

Is there something that lies beyond the quantified self movement?

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Bright, Bold Future: Magic Leap Has Hired The Godfather of The Metaverse

There’s a rapturous term thrown around by VR enthusiasts: “The Metaverse.” It is a term that comes from the seminal Neal Stephenson science fiction novel Snow Crash, where it described a kind of embodied virtual reality.

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