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Neural net photography tweaks go mobile with Prisma on iOS

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We've seen DeepMind's acid trip photo creations and what it looks like when algorithms colorize black and white photos. But you need to be near a computer for the former, and do some pretty heavy lifting, scientifically speaking, to set… Go To Full Article

Facebook hires Google Fiber co-founder Kevin Lo

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As Facebook continues its plan to help connect people around the world to the internet, it's finding help from Google. Recode reports that former Google Fiber exec and co-founder Kevin Lo has been hired to help Facebook make infrastructure deals… Go To Full Article

Nevada gives its first license to a daily fantasy sports game

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Nevada's gaming board shut down daily fantasy games from DraftKings and FanDuel late last year for fairly obvious reasons: they're gambling, and they need a license to operate in the state. Now for the first time, the board has issued… Go To Full Article

Russia set to pass bill requiring ISPs to eavesdrop on customer data

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Most of the Russian government's attempts to wrangle the internet sound like humorous tirades -- for example, banning Wikipedia for an article on cannabis. But when they command Twitter and Facebook to store Russian users' data inside the country, we... Go To Full Article

Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card reviewed

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Pascal is here. After a long, long stop at the 28-nm process node, Nvidia is storming into a new era of graphics performance with a freshly-minted graphics architecture manifested on TSMC's 16-nm FinFET process. Forget the modest introduction of Maxwell… Go To Full Article

Celebrate 20 years of 'Quake' with a brand new game episode

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Quake fans have plenty of reasons to celebrate these days. Wolfenstein: The New Order developer MachineGames is championing id Software's classic first-person shooter's 20th anniversary and offering fans a little something special in return: A brand... Go To Full Article

'Destiny' distances itself from PS3 and Xbox 360 in August

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It was bound to happen, the question was just a matter of when. The "it" I'm referring to, of course, is developer Bungie cutting off support for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions of Destiny. In a post on… Go To Full Article

Microsoft Confirms Surface 3 Production To End In December

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File this under “I’m not shocked” but Microsoft has confirmed today that the Surface 3 tablet will cease production by the end of December. The Surface 3 first launched way back in the spring of 2015, and after its review… Go To Full Article

Dolphin 5.0 released

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The long awaited Dolphin 5.0 release is finally here! After nearly a year of bug-hunting and handling the release process, everything has come together for our biggest release yet! The three previous releases followed a very distinct pattern: sacrifice performance,… Go To Full Article

The Mill's shapeshifting Blackbird can mimic any car

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Securing exotic, high-performance vehicles for a video shoot can be an expensive and arduous ordeal. Between dealing with availability of the vehicle, location, and filming, setting up the perfect shot for movies or commercials is extremely difficult... Go To Full Article

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