With Martin Scorsese's "The Irishman" expected to battle "Once Upon a Time in… Hollywood" and "1917" for the best picture Oscar in February, all eyes are on the special effects team that made the sprawling crime epic possible.
If you use Mozilla Firefox's web browser, you'll want to drop what you are doing right now and update it.
An estimated 40 colleges and universities around the country are using a service called SpotterEDU that tracks student attendance through an app on their smartphones that was developed in 2015 by Rick Carter, a former college basketball coach. The ap
Glowing stickers are able to confuse deep learning systems. Deep Learning expert Geoffrey Hinton believes simple adversarial attacks show that Deep Learning has flaws.
Decentralization can feel slow in providing user-centric approaches to the internet's biggest problems.
In 2017, Zapata Computing spun out of Harvard to develop quantum software and algorithms for business and they have received over $26 million in funding.
This article has information from the quantum computer expert John Preskill. We are going to get more and better quality qubits with lower error rates.
Linux Mint and Ubuntu are both known as two of the most newbie-friendly Linux desktops around. Ubuntu is the most popular--so much so that Linux Mint is based on it. But there are real differences between the two.
Looking to run Windows on your Mac? There are a few different ways you can do it, each with its own pros and cons.
Windows 7 end of life draws near. The now-decade old operating system is biting the dust. There are several reasons you might need or want to keep using Windows 7. However, once Microsoft ends Windows 7 support, the operating system will become vulne
Wireless data sharing has made rapid strides over the past few years.
Researchers worry that doctored videos may disrupt the 2020 election, but a new report finds that 96 percent of deepfakes are pornographic.
If you didn't excel at a language in school, it doesn't mean you can't learn one now.
Ubuntu is the world's most prominent Linux distribution. Ubuntu and its developer, Canonical, has caught a lot of flack over the years, but the Linux world is much better off thanks to both. So let's stop and take a moment to appreciate some o
The blue screen of death (BSOD) error is something every Windows user runs into sooner or later. It's a frustrating problem, as it's often tough to troubleshoot and can pop up out of nowhere.
Google will likely announce quantum speedup and quantum supremacy has been proven using the random circuit selection problem. It is pretty clear that physics allows quantum speedup.
NONE of these smiling faces are real! Artists create more than 100,000 computer-generated portraits that look creepily lifelike
The internet is a vast treasure trove of knowledge. But it is fleeting and there are no guarantees that the content you like will be there in the future. If you can't afford to lose that content, you can use a web archiving tool to store a copy of
Manipulated images and videos that appear "perfectly real" will be accessible to everyday people in "half-a-year to a year," deepfake pioneer Hao Li said on CNBC on Friday.
Security teams for Facebook, Google, Twitter, and Microsoft met with the FBI, the Department of Homeland Security and the Director of National Intelligence's office to coordinate a strategy to "secure" the 2020 elections. And by "secure" th
A few weeks ago I experienced a virtual reality ayahuasca trip. Unlike a real ayahuasca experience I did not travel to the Amazon, spend hours vomiting, or experience any kind of ego-dissolving transcendental moment.
It's time to start using Firefox's solid collection of content-blocking tools.
People will accept anything as true if it confirms their beliefs--regardless of whether a video or image has obviously been manipulated.
Astartes is a Warhammer 40,000 fan film project.
One reason people switch to Linux is to have better security. Once you switch to Linux, the thinking goes, you no longer have to worry about viruses and other types of malware. But while this is largely true in practice, desktop Linux isn't actuall
Looking for a way to get the most out of your Raspberry Pi? Running a project that just needs something more? Odd as it may seem, Linux might be the problem, so why not consider a non-Linux operating system? Several have been released, or adapted, fo
ZAO can place anyone inside their favourite movie based on just a single selfie.
References to stereo augmented reality apps, as well as the codename "Garta," have been spotted within Apple's internal betas of iOS 13 --following and apparently refuting previous reports that Apple had abandoned the concept.
Roku has added five new channels to The Roku Channel. All of which offer free content to Roku owners. The channels add sports coverage, local and national news coverage, award-winning journalism, investigative reports, and comedy specials.