Best Tech Stories around the web #257

This week: Facebook and NYU use artificial intelligence to make MRI scans four times faster, a bicycle helmet with parametric design, Whiplash Director Damien Chazelle shows how the future of cinema could be vertical and the SIGGRAPH 2020 Conference.

INNOVATION

Facebook and NYU use artificial intelligence to make MRI scans four times faster by theverge.com

AI learns to create MRI scans from a quarter of the data. Read more

DESIGN

Made with parametric design, the Voronoi bicycle helmet is both safe and lightweight by designboom.com

Designers yuefeng zhou,zhecheng xu,haiwei wang present the voronoi bicycle helmet, inspired by ·D voronoi structures widely found in nature. featuring a parametric design, the helmet is both light and safe, providing users with comfortable, fashionable and safer personal protection. Read more

CREATIVE CONTENT

Whiplash director Damien Chazelle shows how the future of cinema could be vertical by itsnicethat.com

The Oscar winner behind La La Land and First Man uses his short film for Apple to experiment with turning historic Hollywood tropes on their side. Read more

EVENT

The SIGGRAPH 2020 Virtual Conference, 17–28 August.

Inspiration creates progress. Join researchers, artists, and technologists in computer graphics and interactive techniques for the SIGGRAPH 2020 virtual conference. Show more