Fyre Fraud: Hulu’s New Original Documentary Explores An Epic Music Festival Failure

Hulu has just released an original documentary entitled Fyre Fraud, which the streaming service is describing as “a true-crime comedy exploring a failed music festival turned internet meme at the nexus of social media influence, late-stage capitalism, and morality in the post-truth era.” The film is an insightful, entertaining, and frankly terrifying look at a…

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CES 2019: Does This Year’s Show Indicate Waning Consumer Interest In VR?

As reported by BizBash via Associated Press, the presence of virtual reality at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was not what it’s been in previous years. Various news outlets have pointed out several pieces of evidence from CES indicating that VR is not the priority it used to be: Facebook hosted private demos for…

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Boston Red Sox CMO Talks AR, VR, And Major League Baseball

During an interview with Chief Marketer, Boston Red Sox CMO Adam Grossman spoke about augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), and how both technologies are being integrated into the world of Major League Baseball: “Look for increased adoption of AR/VR in sports—both inside the ballpark and out. We introduced the Red Sox Virtual Reality Dugout,…

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Hotels Are Attracting Guests By Hosting Onsite Music Festivals

As covered by BizBash, hotels have been launching music festivals in an effort to attract guests and build buzz surrounding their offerings. Some recent examples of this growing trend include the following: – Airstream Palooza – a “free musical festival arrayed around renovated airstream trailers” at the Hotel Paseo in California’s Palm Desert. – Ondalinda – A music…

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