Will.i.am Posts

i.am+ Genius Phone Cover Appears In Music Video

Late last month, I wrote about how Black Eyed Peas singer Will.i.am and the JooJoo designer Chandra Rathakrishnan i.am+ is working on a wide-angle lens attachment.  The case can actually be seen in the “Scream & Shout” music video, the song by Britney Spears and Will.i.am.  The i.am+ case is designed for the iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, and iPhone 5.
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Will.i.am and JooJoo Creator Partner On Wide-Angle Lens Attachment For iPhone

Black Eyed Peas singer Will.i.am and Chandra Rathakrishnan have partnered to create a wide-angle lens attachment for the iPhone.  The accessory debuted in London today as part of the launch of Will.i.am’s i.am+ iPhone accessories company.  Mr. Rathakrishnan is the CEO of i.am+.

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WATCH: NASA Plays Will.i.am’s “Reach For The Stars” On Mars Curiosity Rover

For the first time in history, a recorded song has been beamed back to Earth from another planet.  Students, guests, the media, and NASA staff gathered at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California on August 28, 2012.  The song is called “Reach for the Stars” and it was put together by Will.i.am.  The song was transmitted from the surface of Mars by the Curiosity rover.  You will also hear Lil’ Jon yelling at us to put our hands up in the air.  Check out the video below:

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Will.I.Am Makes Track Exclusive To NASA Curiosity Rover

Will.I.Am, one of the singers of the Black Eyed Peas, will be premiering his latest track on Mars.  The song will be played on the Curiosity rover.  The song is called “Reach for the Stars” and it will debut tomorrow on August 28th confirmed NASA.  The song is being launched as an educational event that discusses the interplanetary transmissions at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California.  The song is part of Will.I.Am’s i.am.angel Foundation for delivering digital resources to education environments.  NASA will be live streaming the Will.I.Am and JPL education event at 1PM Pacific Time tomorrow.  You can tune in on NASA TV. [SlashGear]

Intel Hires Will.i.am As Director of Creative Innovation

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) has hired Will.i.am as the director of creative innovation. Will.i.am is one of the main singers of the pop group The Black Eyed Peas. Will.i.am will help Intel work on music technology and provide input for phones, tablets, and laptops. “Its official. I just became the director of creative innovation for Intel. Every beat I make is made with intel. And now were partners,” said Will.i.am on Twitter. The multi-year contract he signed with Intel is similar to a deal that Kodak has in place with Lady Gaga.