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The summer season is here: watch out for harassing photographers at conventions!

The summer season is here: watch out for harassing photographers at conventions!

2024-06-30 Yako Opinions

Riminicomix is approaching! 

In two weeks' time, Italy's beautiful Riviera Romagnola will host the most popular comic convention of the summer. Following our recent article on the best methods to protect yourself from the high temperatures, today we offer you an insight on the potential risks that cosplayers face during summer cons.

Enjoy.

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Summer Conventions Survival 101: How to face the heat in Artist Alley!

Summer Conventions Survival 101: How to face the heat in Artist Alley!

2024-06-16 Yako Creators

Good Morning!

The summer season is upon us, and with it some rather physically demanding conventions. Working in Artist Alley requires considerable physical and mental exertion, and the high temperatures make the situation particularly challenging - which is why today we present you with some tips on how best to deal with upcoming events.

Enjoy.

Interview with GodlessBlue - an Insight inside the Spanish convention scene.

Interview with GodlessBlue - an Insight inside the Spanish convention scene.

2024-06-02 Yako Creators

Good morning and welcome back!

The publication of the interviews had taken a break, but we are back busier than before. We are here today with Blue, a Spanish illustrator who kindly shared with us the situation of conventions and artist alleys in Spain. If you're planning on expanding your horizons, take a look!

Enjoy!

No, generative AI is not just another tool to support creatives

No, generative AI is not just another tool to support creatives

2024-05-12 Sebastian Zdrojewski Opinions

Advocates of creative Artificial Intelligence claim that it is like the transition from traditional to digital, that it is "just a new tool that allows for something new". In reality, things are not quite like that.

Social media platforms and the colossal scam against content creators

Social media platforms and the colossal scam against content creators

2024-03-27 Sebastian Zdrojewski Creators

Have you built your follower base on social media? No matter how large it is, no matter how good your content is, it counts for nothing: your profile can be erased from existence as if nothing happened. And you, try to do something about it.

Interview with the Kirke team - a new social media dedicated to artists!

Interview with the Kirke team - a new social media dedicated to artists!

2024-03-17 Yako Creators

Good Morning!

We are here today with a representative from Kirke's Team. Kirke is a new social network for artists specialising in fandoms, original characters, concept art and character design. Their mission is to support emerging talent in their online growth, fighting against artificial intelligence and providing digital tools for the safe sale of private and commercial commissions.

Enjoy!

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.

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.