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Facebook acquires a German computer vision startup

Facebook's latest startup acquisition is German computer vision company Fayteq, a company that develops plugins for editing applications like Adobe After Effects that let you add or remove objects from existing video. After the purchase.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetAug 11th, 2017

Google’s AVA data set raises the bar for identifying human actions in videos

 Today Google announced a new labeled data set of human actions taking place in videos. That may sound obscure, but it’s a big deal for anyone working to solve problems in computer vision. Read More.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 14 min. ago

With new investment, Boeing is trying to make drones a part of your life

Boeing has invested in a startup that's trying to make autonomous flight the next big thing.  The company announced today that it has invested in Near Earth Autonomy, which develops technology for unmanned flying vehicles of all shapes and sizes.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

Google’s AVA dataset raises the bar for identifying human actions in videos

 Today Google announced a new labeled dataset of human actions taking place in videos. That may sound obscure, but it’s a big deal for anyone working to solve problems in computer vision. If you’ve been following along, you’ve.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 30 min. ago

Windows 10 Home vs. Pro vs. 10 S: Which version is right for you?

Not sure what version of Windows to get? Here are the major features of Windows 10 Home vs. Pro vs. the newer Windows 10 S to help you figure out which one belongs on your computer. The post Windows 10 Home vs. Pro vs. 10 S: Which version is right fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

"Built" is a new startup changing the construction industry

Built Robotics is a new startup that's bringing autonomy to the construction industry. They added sensors and trackers capable of withstanding the vibrations and shock of moving around earth.  Read more...More about Mashable Video, Tesla, Elon M.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 22 min. ago

‘The Real McCoy’ is the creator of ‘Rum Row,’ a place of organized crime in the "20s

Bill McCoy was a rum runner who never watered down his hooch. So when you're talking about the 100% real deal, you're probably talking about him—‘The Real McCoy.'  Presented by Startup on Crackle Read more... More about Startup,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 22 min. ago

Boeing gets serious about self-flying planes with a new investment

Boeing has invested in a startup that's trying to make autonomous flight the next big thing.  The company announced today that it has invested in Near Earth Autonomy, which develops technology for unmanned flying vehicles of all shapes and sizes.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 22 min. ago

Russian automaker Volga hides Tetris Easter egg in dashboard display

Russian automaker Volga hid an Easter egg for those who play with the car's on-board trip computer display located in the gauge cluster. Push enough buttons in a sequence and voila -- you'll find yourself playing Tetris! The post Russian automaker Vo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 42 min. ago

Halloween Novelty contact lenses "can cause sight loss" and eye damage [Medicine]

Eye experts are warning of the risks of wearing novelty contact lenses at Halloween, saying they can cause nasty infections. #eye #vision #health #medicine #surgery.....»»

Category: topSource:  planettechnewsRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago

Boeing Bets on Autonomous Flight with Back-to-Back Deals for Drone-Makers

The world’s largest aerospace company has acquired a drone startup in hopes of finding new applications for autonomous flight, from mapping terrain to resupplying troops... The world’s largest aerospace company has acquired a drone st.....»»

Category: securitySource:  defensetechRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago

Palmer Luckey’s new defense company Anduril looks interested in AR and VR on the battlefield

 Palmer Luckey’s new defense startup Anduril has aspirations well beyond a high tech border wall. According to new information on the company’s website and its hires, Anduril intends to apply its virtual reality pedigree to “re.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 58 min. ago

Facebook rolling out in-app purchases & ads to Instant Games in Messenger

Facebook is ramping up its efforts to attract developers and therefore users to its ‘Instant Games’ feature in Messenger. The company today announced that developers can now add in-app purchases and advertisements to Instant Games, a move.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News3 hr. 6 min. ago

Sources: Facebook"s news subscription tool is delayed on iOS over Apple"s 30% App Store cut; the tool will roll out on Android phones over coming weeks (Peter Kafka/Recode)

Peter Kafka / Recode: Sources: Facebook's news subscription tool is delayed on iOS over Apple's 30% App Store cut; the tool will roll out on Android phones over coming weeks  —  The problem: Apple's 30 percent tax.  —&nbs.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News3 hr. 6 min. ago

Eyeing Emerging Markets, Aerospace Giant Acquires Drone Startup

The world’s largest aerospace company has acquired a drone startup in hopes of finding new applications for autonomous flight, from mapping terrain to resupplying troops... The world’s largest aerospace company has acquired a drone st.....»»

Category: securitySource:  defensetechRelated News3 hr. 22 min. ago

Tapatalk Acquires Panjo

Santa Monica-based Tapatalk, which develops mobile community software apps used heavily by online forums, has acquired Panjo, a marketplace for gear for auto, sport, and hobby enthusiasts. Financial details of the acquisition were not announced. Tapa.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News3 hr. 30 min. ago

Intel is using Alexa for its connected home vision

Intel is using Alexa for its connected home vision.....»»

Category: videosSource:  videonewsindexRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

Here’s how Bill McCoy became a legendary rum runner during the prohibition

Bill McCoy was a rum runner who never watered down his hooch, so when you're talking about the 100% real deal, you're probably talking about him— ‘The Real McCoy.' Presented by Startup on Crackle Read more...More about Mashable Video, Boa.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

This is the first autonomous bulldozer

Built Robotics is a new startup that's bringing autonomy to the construction industry. They added sensors and trackers capable of withstanding the vibrations and shock of moving around earth.  Read more...More about Mashable Video, Tesla, Elon M.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

New bill seeks greater transparency for political ads on Facebook, Google and Twitter

Three US senators have introduced the Honest Ads Act, which would require disclosing who purchased political ads. Three US senators have just introduced the Honest Ads Act, a new bill that seeks to bring greater transparency to political ads d.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

Facebook attacks Pinterest with ‘Sets’ of posts

 Identity is prismatic. You show different sides of yourself to different friends in your life. Now Facebook wants to let you share the niches of your interests while stealing thunder from Pinterest’s boards. Facebook is now testing a feat.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 58 min. ago