For a long time, I had the idea to make a list of my feel-good movies.
I must say that I did not expect this list to be so popular among my friends. This made me want to share this list on Medium as well.
Some of you may find my choices a little strange for a feel-good movie list. In fact, some of them can be seen as a drama rather than a feel-good movie.
But I really love movies where comedy and drama are intertwined and existential issues are dealt with. It makes me think and wonder. …
Digitalization, which is one of the primary consequences of technological advancement, has caused dramatic changes in entertainment and hence in the film industry as in many sectors. As a result of this, the distribution and broadcasting model that Netflix brought to the industry transformed into a great accomplishment story in a relatively brief time.
Netflix’s business model is based on a model that users can access the entire content library of the platform for a certain monthly fee. Furthermore, Netflix broadcasts its movies on the online platform, without -or limited- a theatrical release. The system, which is very unconventional from…
The rubber duck toy named Friendly Floatees were on their way to America to take place in the memories of young children. However, there was an accident happen during delivery. After the chain of events, who could have guessed that toys would become the subject of scientific research? And what can this story teach you about success in life?
The year was 1992. Rubber ducks manufactured in China were loaded onto the ship in the Hong Kong port in containers upon delivery to the United States.
As the ship was heading towards America, they were caught in a big storm…
One of the things that made Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman unique was the de-aging technology used in the movie for the flashbacks. While this technology significantly increased the film’s budget, the result was as controversial as it was impressive. A few days ago, I came across the video shared by a user named Shamook on Youtube. The video compares images created using de-aging technology, which Netflix has spent millions of dollars on, and Deepfake software, which quickly becomes accessible to the masses. The question is, which one is better?
Martin Scorsese had long wanted to do The Irishman with his…
Dreams have always been a mysterious part of our lives. Although scientists have different ideas about the function and meaning of dreams, new research on dreams can add a new dimension to the controversy. Here is why.
According to a Sumerian tablet from 3300 BC, workers in Mesopotamian civilizations were paid with beer. Yes, you read it right. With beer. The question is, why did they want to do something like this? So let’s have a look.
It can be said that time management is one of the keys to success. In this sense, it is important to work efficiently in addition to working hard. That’s why I have listed websites that can increase your productivity in many areas. I use most of the websites on this list regularly and I hope you will find some websites to benefit from now on. Here is the list:
A great, easy to use screenshot tool for Windows, Mac and Linux. Plugins for browsers are also available.
I discover this recently. I have been using this regularly…
Digital artist Matt Loughrey managed to convert images shot in 1914 into a high-definition video with the help of artificial intelligence. The results are impressive. Question is, how did he manage to achieve that?
Old clips have been restored for a long time. However, with the use of artificial intelligence in this area, it has become possible to get stunning results. Matt Loughrey’s recent work is a good example of this.
Matt Loughrey restores historical photographs at My Colorful Past. This time, he reconstructed the missing visual data between the original frames of the clip using artificial intelligence, so he…
Today, drones becoming more and more important for individuals and businesses. But don’t think “the idea of drone” is new. In 1907, a pharmacist Dr. Julius Neubronner had an idea that he can take pictures of something from the above if he can put a camera on pigeons. Yeah, that’s right. A miniature pigeon camera.