Researchers made a scary new video tool to make Obama say anything

July 19, 2017

Image: University of Washington We live in scary times. It’s often hard to distinguish reality from fantasy, and it doesn’t help that our very own president, Mr. Donald J. Trump, obsessively rants about “fake news media” anytime he’s criticized. Sadly, fake news isn’t going anywhere anytime soon, and it’s probably going to get much worse in the near future thanks to new video editing tools being made by scientific researchers….

Read More >>

Elon Musk not-so-subtly reminds us again that AI will probably lead to our destruction

July 18, 2017

Image: Paul Sancya/AP/REX/Shutterstock For years, Elon Musk has warned us about the dangers of artificial intelligence even igniting a global discussion on the danger, calling it our greatest existential threat next to nukes. Worth reading Superintelligence by Bostrom. We need to be super careful with AI. Potentially more dangerous than nukes. Elon Musk (@elonmusk) August 3, 2014 In a speech at the National Governor’s Association on Saturday, the Tesla CEO…

Read More >>

Banish mosquito bite itchiness forever with this new gadget

July 10, 2017

Press the button and hold on . Image: lance ulanoff/ mashable My leg is itchy. Not all of it, just the now-healing recognize where a mosquito chip me over the weekend. The scab is minuscule, revealing I scarcely scratched it after the pierce, but theres still something there. I review I have Bite Helper to thank for not suffering a weeks worth of itchiness, though I cant be certain. In…

Read More >>

This week in apps: Watch sharks on Google Earth, become a faux pilot, and everything else

July 10, 2017

The apps have changed again . Image: lili sams/ mashable It wouldn’t surprise us if you were so caught up in picking the best menus to chew at your One-quarter of July party that you lost way of the new apps and modernizes this week. If that’s the client, there’s no need to worry. We’ve got you covered. SEE ALSO: The ‘Third Thumb’ prosthetic for anyone constitutes me truly miss…

Read More >>

Elon Musk just gave us our first real look at Tesla’s newest car

July 10, 2017

Elon Musk was the first to share images of the new Model 3.Image: tesla The Tesla Model 3 is finally here. After months of hype, a bonkers production plan, and multiple prototypes spotted zooming around California, Tesla CEO Elon Musk revealed the first production Model 3. First Production Model 3 pic.twitter.com/TCa2NSUNI3 Elon Musk (@elonmusk) July 9, 2017 Ira Ehrenpreis had rights to 1st car as he was 1st to place…

Read More >>

Researchers have created a mobile phone you don’t need to charge

July 10, 2017

Image: screenshot from youtube Your future phone may never need to be charged. That’s the exciting implication of new research out of the University of Washington, where researchers have created a mobile phone prototype that doesn’t require a battery to operate. SEE ALSO: Elon Musk sticks to Twitter bet to build world’s biggest lithium-ion battery The astonishingly efficient prototype requires just 3.5 microwatts of juice, and it employs an innovative…

Read More >>

Crunch Report | Comma.ai Launches Panda

July 9, 2017

Comma.ai launches an $88 universal gondola interface announced Panda Tesla will build world-wides largest artillery storage equipment for Australian gust farm Credits Written by : Tito Hamze, John Mannes Hosted by : Tito Hamze Filmed by : Joe Zolnoski Edited by: Chris Gates Notes : < li> I dont know what to wear on Crunch Report( Its a hard decision and I suck at dressing myself ). If you are…

Read More >>

An inmate in South Carolina used a drone to escape from maximum-security prison

July 9, 2017

Drone delivery.Image: Shutterstock / Love Silhouette Amazon isn’t the only one experimenting with drone delivery. A man in South Carolina escaped from a maximum-security prison after wire cutters were delivered to him apparently by drone, according to officials. Jimmy Causey, who was convicted for kidnapping in 2004, used a smuggled cell phone to arrange delivery of wire cutters via drone, the Associated Press reported. Then, he cut through four fences…

Read More >>

RED’s ‘holographic’ Hydrogen is a phone only rich camera geeks will love

July 9, 2017

We barely know anything about the RED Hydrogen phone.Image: red Professional camera maker RED announced the world’s first holographic phone the Hydrogen on Thursday to the surprise of phone geeks everywhere. The Hydrogen is already generating plenty of excitement among RED’s rabid fanbase, and yet we don’t even know much about the hardware. SEE ALSO: The world’s first glasses-free holographic phone is coming, and it’s not from Apple RED still…

Read More >>

TrueFace.AI is here to catch the facial recognition tricksters

July 9, 2017

TrueFace.AI knows if it's looking at a real face or just a photo of one.Image: ian waldie/Getty Images Facial recognition technology is more prevalent than ever before. It’s being used to identify people in airports, put a stop to child sex trafficking, and shame jaywalkers. But the technology isn’t perfect. One major flaw: It sometimes can’t tell the difference between a living person’s face and a photo of that person…

Read More >>