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  • Mario Bear has come to save 2017

    Mario Bear has come to save 2017

    It’s been a long year – it feels like it actually spanned about 50, in fact. But now, at the end, some relief: Mario Bear. Yes, it’s just a bear from Build-A-Bear Workshop. And a ‘brand collaboration,’ that horrific thing that usually just means some executives get a larger Christmas bonus and more people are convinced to part with their hard-earned money for… Read More

  • Move Over Teddy Ruxpin, This ToyTalk Bear Will Absolutely Blow Your Mind

    Move Over Teddy Ruxpin, This ToyTalk Bear Will Absolutely Blow Your Mind

    There’s a company that people have been buzzing about for some time called ToyTalk, which was founded by former Pixar CTO Oren Jacob. He was also previously an EIR at August Capital. A video was released today showing off what the company is working on and it’s pretty awesome. Basically, it’s a talking teddy bear that uses artificial intelligence and scripted voices. Read More