Joining The Freeman Family

At Helios, our adventure began in October 2008. Fresh off the heels of a company that sunk in the Great Recession, Jon Fox and I were ready to hit the unemployment line. Then, something funny happened. My phone rang, with a call from a previous client who was interested in continuing the work we had […]

Intel Realsense App Submissions

We at Helios like to participate in various hackathons, developer challenges, and other community events as often as our busy schedules will allow. Over the past few years, we’ve entered a bunch of contests and have come away with something more valuable than prizes or awards — a jump start to new products or applications […]

VR In Events & Experiential

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last six months, you’ve probably heard SOMETHING about the coming Virtual Reality (VR) revolution. Between the OculusVR, Sony’s Morpheus, and Samsung’s ‘yet to be named’ entry into the market, there will very shortly be a huge number of VR devices in the public eye. Since it […]

GDC 2014

So when I look at most corporate events, I do so through a very different set of lenses than most attendees. I’m typically looking at booth layouts, technologies used to present and promote new products, and anything new and cool — with little regard for the actual reasons for the conference. This year is a little […]

Future of CES

CES, where is this show going? I just attended my 15th CES in the last 18 years, and thought I’d share some of my thoughts. In wandering the show floors at various events over the course of the year, I like to judge an event’s health by looking for a few things. First, innovation. Innovation comes […]