Posts tagged with "google"

Korean Hip-Hop Crew Rock Bottom Set For London Show

Korean Hip-Hop Crew Rock Bottom Set For London Show
For those of you who are up-to-date and in the know about the Korean hip-hop scene an announcement that the Rock Bottom Crew are coming to London is possibly a dream – well this dream is about to come true with members  Kidoh, I11evn, Supreme Boi, Don’t Call Me a Dog, Hashmate, and  Type-C‪ performing at The Underworld in Camden on Thursday 14 April. Formed as a great mix of former idols, underground starlets and a few name familiar... 

New Google AI Uses Old Movies to Discover the Meaning of Life

New Google AI Uses Old Movies to Discover the Meaning of Life
With a slew of artificially intelligent beings gracing big and small screens this year, ranging from Disney’s cuddly Baymax to Marvel’s messed-up Ultron and Ex Machina‘s disturbingly uncanny Ava, it’s perhaps unsurprising that the real science is catching up with the fiction. In a move away from more conventional analytical processes, Google has been working to develop a system that uses art and creative expression to better... 

Win one of three tickets to the Boys Republic concert in London

Win one of three tickets to the Boys Republic concert in London
Boys Republic coming to London is a pretty big deal for UK fans of K-pop. It’s another small step for K-pop becoming more well known around the world and a great way to meet other fans and interact with the idols on a personal level. Our good friends at B7klan are the hosts of the Royal Tour in Europe and they are sharing their love for the MCM Buzz readers by offering a little present – they have offered us free Normal Tickets to give... 

Pacman on Your Street: Google Maps April Fool’s Gag

Pacman on Your Street: Google Maps April Fool’s Gag
Following the fun of last year’s special Pokémon April Fool’s game, this year’s festive Google Maps gag features a touch of retro nostalgia that we’re sure will be right up your street. Literally. Those who’ve used Google Maps today may already have noticed something unusual about the Street View feature: over the next few hours, you’ll be able to transform any street of your choosing into a playable Pacman... 

An Unusual View of MCM Birmingham Comic Con

An Unusual View of MCM Birmingham Comic Con
Before the doors opened over the weekend at MCM Birmingham Comic Con, our editor went around various parts of the hall and using the Google Camera app took several 360 photos of parts of the event. Also known as Google Photo Spheres, the images allow you to capture and upload a 360 panorama of a location or object. Our editor went managed to capture just a few of the areas of the event. Click the images below: Universal stand TokyoToys MCM... 

Oops! Google Street View camera captures eerie accidental museum selfies

Oops! Google Street View camera captures eerie accidental museum selfies
The slow manoeuvre of caterpillar tracks across wastelands, the monotone hum of an inexhaustible engine, the sharp hiss of a hydraulics system. A lonely sentient robot trundles through the desolate streets of an unknown town. Out of curiosity, it enters museums and art galleries. Wandering through these buildings, it spies another robot. Could this be another like itself? It takes a photo; the other robot does the same. It takes another, why is... 

Google Map ‘Em All – Find & Catch Pokémon on New Google Game

Google Map ‘Em All – Find & Catch Pokémon on New Google Game
With April Fools’ Day having now arrived in some parts of the world, the day’s obligatory tomfoolery has already begun online, with the web all set to descend into light-hearted chaos over the next few hours. For Pokéfans, though, much of what’s to come may well go unnoticed, thanks to Google Maps getting in quickly with a highly addictive Pokémon game. Google’s “Pokémon Challenge” is accessible on mobile devices,... 

50th Anniversary Easter Egg – Doctor Who’s TARDIS Lands on Google Maps

50th Anniversary Easter Egg – Doctor Who’s TARDIS Lands on Google Maps
As part of the Doctor Who 50th anniversary celebrations, Google has hidden the Doctor’s iconic time machine on this street view of Earl’s Court Road in London. Initially, visitors to the site will notice that a blue police box has appeared in the middle of the street, just outside Earl’s Court Underground Station and Pret A Manger next door. It’s listed simply as “Police Telephone Box”, but features the intriguing... 

Xbox Live Games and Phoenix Wright Coming to Android and iOS?

Xbox Live Games and Phoenix Wright Coming to Android and iOS?
In 2011, Microsoft released an Xbox Live app allowing users of Apple’s iOS to view Achievements, search titles, and view information about their Gamer tag from their devices. Microsoft’s Xbox Live games are currently only playable on one portable device, Windows Phone, but Microsoft may be looking to bring the titles to Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS platforms too. When asked about the portable market, a Microsoft spokesperson said, “While... 
Copyright © 2012 MCM BUZZ – Movies, TV, Comics, Gaming, Anime, Cosplay News & Reviews