|Roasting gourmet coffee. Directing |
award-winning films. Crafting custom
furniture. Selling more than 60 million
records. What do all these endeavors
have in common?.
They’re all powered by technology.
Entrepreneurs, artists and innovators start
with grit and creativity…and then go on to
accomplish amazing things. By creating
versatile technology designed to support
ingenuity and innovation, Dell and Intel are
helping make their big ideas a reality
So meet Mike McKim, Shota & Yuta
Yamaguchi, Catherine Graham and Mike
Shinoda – the visionaries using these
multifaceted tools to power their passions.
Learn more about their amazing stories by
clicking n each picture. Then, get out in the
world and make our own amazing story
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|Ever since the early-aughts super-combo of Hybrid Theory and Meteora, Linkin Park has been doing something popular artists just don’t do: going off-menu. Chester Bennington, Rob Bourdon, Brad Delson, Dave ‘Phoenix’ Farrell, Joe Hahn and Mike Shinoda collectively came to the hard decision to deviate from the foundation of their success in search of fresh new sounds and ideas. On the records that followed, Minutes to Midnight and A Thousand Suns, LP made the courageous leap into the unknown.|
The learning curve was arduous, but a necessary and welcome challenge for the band. "Hybrid Theory" isn’t just the title of the first album, but a career mission statement. From day one, Linkin Park built the band upon the premise of fusing all of their favorite styles of music into one signature sound.
|The band has spent the past year reinventing how to tastefully bridge the gap between all the musical destinations they’ve visited, and how to marry all the ideas they’ve accumulated. With each song, they flexed their expertise with both cutting-edge and classic gear, and they infused their vocals with an honest, thrilling enthusiasm; they picked apart their own ideas of what defines a song, and what defines Linkin Park.|
|From humble beginnings in 1998 to a thriving business today, Mike |
has continued to stick to his philosophy of buying the highest quality
coffee beans, roasting them to perfection and delivering the beans
fresh to ensure the ultimate coffee experience.
Mike uses his ultraportable Dell XPS 12 to keep pace with his long
Cuvee Coffee provides its customers with sustainable artisan blends,
Watch Mike's Story
|Although in two very different creative industries, the Yamaguchi |
brothers are both passionate about creating an end product that
will change people’s lives.
Since they were young, they’ve been an inspiration to each other.
Yuta and Shota both use Dell technology to bring their creative
|After leaving the banking business, Catherine joined her husband |
Mark in his startup company, RIGHTSLEEVE, a promotional products
agency that delivers creative, branded merchandise. Catherine &
Mark believe that branded promotional products are just as important
as any advertising medium.
The challenge was managing the scale of their business. After
Being a mom to three kids, Catherine feels that a flexible work