Best Tech stories around the web #186

On the program this week: Cyclean pays you to ride a bike, Netflix wants to turn you into a hero of Black Mirror, the photographer Nicolas Bigot presents the series "The Robot Next Door", three players perform a game of Tetris through high-tech telepathy and discover the "Storm Station" of Eva Medin at the 2018 White Night.

INNOVATION

This startup wants to reward living a healthy lifestyle by thenextweb.com

Have you ever considered getting paid for riding a bike to work? Well, there’s a company that is willing to do so as a reward for helping keep the planet clean and green. Read more

CREATIVE CONTENTS

Netflix Is Planning a Choose-Your-Own-Adventure ‘Black Mirror’ by bloomerg.com

The streaming service is developing a slate of specials that will let viewers choose the next storyline in a TV episode or movie, according to people familiar with the matter. Read more 

Nicolas bigot details the life of robots in photo series 'the robot next door' by designboom.com

Photographer nicolas bigot returns to detail the life of robots in his third and final instalment of the robot next door. nicolas, a 10-year UI / UX designer who lives on the coast of armor, has created the visually striking photo series to show a dystopian future where robotics and humans have merged. Read more 

QUERKY

Scientists showcase brain-to-brain communication with game of 3-player ‘Tetris’ by digitaltrends.com

Creating a BrainNet “social network” of minds which allows three people to send thoughts to one another’s heads. The goal ? Playing a game of Tetris, obviously ! Read more

EVENT

Storm-Station - Nuit Blanche 2018 by citedesartsparis.net

Thanks to the tools specific to her practice (sound, light, video, movement), Eva Medin offers at the Piscine Rouvet, an immersive installation and a performance around the motif of the shipwreck. Read more