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Udine Comics & Games - Artificially generated poster?

Udine Comics & Games - Artificially generated poster?

2024-02-09 Yako Opinions

On the occasion of the event to be held this weekend in Friuli-Venezia Giulia, the rumoured 'Udine Comics & Games' convention, we present you a brief digression concerning recent events in the field. As expected, artificial intelligence is, once again, the protagonist of the whole situation.

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Could you spot artificially generated news? - How AI feeds 'fake news'.

Could you spot artificially generated news? - How AI feeds 'fake news'.

2024-01-28 Yako Opinions

Good Morning!

Today we present you a brief digression on yet another risk involved in the improper use of Artificial Intelligence: the further spread of false news and misinformation. Nowadays, the Internet should be a fundamental resource for keeping up to date with the facts, unfortunately, it seems that no one can ever be absolutely certain of the truthfulness of what is reported.

Facebook pages targeted: new phishing campaign

Facebook pages targeted: new phishing campaign

2024-01-08 Sebastian Zdrojewski News

Social media channels are the subject of interest by actors who could use them to carry out phishing campaigns or hijack them for ransom: today we have identified a new one.

Thank You from the Rights Chain Team - Happy Holidays!

Thank You from the Rights Chain Team - Happy Holidays!

2023-12-25 Yako News

Merry Christmas to those who celebrate it, and a great start of the week to everyone!

In this culturally and socially charged period, we want to share a brief reflection to wish you a happy holiday season and a positive and prosperous year.

Enjoy.

Interview with @_poiton.k - How does k-pop fit in the art scene?

Interview with @_poiton.k - How does k-pop fit in the art scene?

2023-12-10 Yako Creators

Good morning!

We are here today with Alice, aka @_poiton.k, a 23-year-old artist from the Turin area. In this interview, she shares with us her artistic journey and talks about the world of k-pop from the point of view of an artist.

Enjoy!

Interview with MochiChuu - cosplayer and influencer: when a hobby becomes a full-time job.

Interview with MochiChuu - cosplayer and influencer: when a hobby becomes a full-time job.

2023-11-13 Yako Creators

A conversation with Caterina Rocchi, aka "MochiChuu," regarding her own persona as an influencer in the sphere dedicated to cosplay; and consequently to the growing development of this world in the European cultural imagination: between NFT, copyright and personal identity.

Interview with @fededeko - Should art schools prepare for the job market?

Interview with @fededeko - Should art schools prepare for the job market?

2023-11-12 Yako Creators

Good Morning!

We are here today with Fededeko, an artist from central Italy. In this interview, she introduces herself, discusses her educational journey in the artistic field, and then dwells on the importance of transparency regarding the work environment, both during school years and afterwards.

Enjoy the read!

The SAG-AFTRA & WGA issue: What's happening in Hollywood?

The SAG-AFTRA & WGA issue: What's happening in Hollywood?

2023-10-29 Yako Business

Good Morning!

The issue we will discuss today has been ongoing since May 2023, pits two protagonists against a single enemy, the AMPTP (Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers), and is characterized by a long series of negotiations.

The article here is intended as a comprehensive summary of the affair, from the perspective of both agents involved: the SAG-AFTRA (Screen Actors Guild - American Federation of Television and Radio Artists) and the WGA (Writers Guild of America).

Interview with Viennetta - Mental health & opinions regarding the Italian art scene

Interview with Viennetta - Mental health & opinions regarding the Italian art scene

2023-10-15 Yako Creators

Good morning!

We are here today with Viennetta, an artist from northern Italy. In this interview they share their personal story with us, dwelling on the artistic path they have taken and the impact of art on mental health.

Enjoy the article! 

Interview with Crimson @destiny_rahl - Illustrator and Writer with a taste for the ethereal.

Interview with Crimson @destiny_rahl - Illustrator and Writer with a taste for the ethereal.

2023-10-01 Yako Creators

Good Morning!

We're here today with Crimson, a freelance artist and writer from northern Italy. In this interview she shares with us her artistic and professional journey, dwelling on the art of writing. If you are interested in her first book, keep an eye on her Instagram account @destiny_rahl from early 2024!

In the meantime, enjoy the interview!

The Sidewalk Comic Convention - The Art of the Land of the Rising Sun in Franciacorta

The Sidewalk Comic Convention - The Art of the Land of the Rising Sun in Franciacorta

2023-09-17 Yako Opinions

Have you ever heard of a "sidewalk" Comics Festival?
We are so used to conventions located inside large buildings and in beautiful parks that an event in a square, or as they say "in the middle of the street," is definitely bound to be one of a kind. 

We're here today to share our experience at a small event held last weekend in the province of Brescia, a completely different experience from the usual Comic Conventions.

When it comes to the quality of conventions, do Foreign Countries outperform Italy?

When it comes to the quality of conventions, do Foreign Countries outperform Italy?

2023-09-03 Yako Business

Good morning.

Following up on the article from two Sundays ago, we now offer a brief reflection regarding the differences between Italian and foreign trade fair management.

What distinguishes an event on our soil from one on foreign soil? How does the organization work outside our borders? What can be learned from the work of others, and what is best left aside?