The Galaxy S10 5G and launch of Verizon’s 5G data network are the first drops in a 5G flood.
Facebook, Google and Twitter are headed back to Washington next week to testify at a congressional hearing about alleged tech censorship. From a report: Tech companies have faced accusations that they’re censoring conservative speech on their platforms. The companies have denied the allegations in the past. The hearing before the Senate Judiciary’s subcommittee on the […]
A new Snapchat watch face animates for goals and motivations. Samsung and Apple, will you be next?
Enlarge / This is a person or a photo of a person? The Galaxy S10 can’t tell. (credit: Samuel Axon) Here’s another friendly reminder that if your Android phone doesn’t have some kind of special hardware for face unlock, the feature probably isn’t very secure. The latest phone to implement face unlock with nothing but […]
Computers have recently gotten much, much better at a somewhat unsettling skill: generating fake human faces. As in, creating an image of a human who has never existed before. We saw the concept go a bit viral this week with ThisPersonDoesNotExist, a website hooked to a machine that generates a new face every few seconds. […]
Grab your pager and get ready to head back to the 1990s for a solo film about a Marvel heroine who just might save the universe. Here’s what we know.
Voice assistants have their benefits, but it can be a bit weird to talk to a faceless robot voice all day. Stockholm-based technology startup Furhat Robotics is putting a face to our interactions with AI with Furhat, a social robot that is capable of…
The home button is out and Face ID is in on Apple’s new premium tablets, available in 11- and 12.9-inch sizes.
Enlarge / Coking coal. (credit: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Earlier this week, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued a dire warning about climate change: unless governments of the world coordinate to implement multiple long-term changes, we risk overshooting the 2°C warming scenario that countries strived to target in the Paris Agreement. This would lead […]