Teen-Programmed AI Spits Rhymes Like Kanye West

The AI was built with 6,000 Kanye West rap lyrics......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceMar 20th, 2017

Under Geely, Lotus could expand range

Lotus' new Chinese owner has a vision for the U.K. sports car brand -- Porsche-like range expansion......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News5 hr. 26 min. ago

"Everybody"s Gone to the Rapture" creator goes "dark"

It's a tough time for one of the game industry's more creative studios. The Chinese Room, the developers behind award-winners like Everybody's Gone to the Rapture and Dear Esther, has revealed that it's "going dark" for.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News5 hr. 54 min. ago

TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield Australia joined by leading Aussie names

 As you’ve probably gathered TechCrunch is headed to Australia to find the most disruptive early-stage startups, in partnership with ELEVACAO. As we like to say these days, ‘all roads lead to Disrupt’ and our focus now is to re.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News10 hr. 34 min. ago

Trippy animation of computer-generated flowers and plants

Alexa Sirbu and Lukas Vojir created flow/er, a lovely animation programmed to mimic growth patterns of flowers. (more…) Alexa Sirbu and Lukas Vojir created flow/er, a lovely animation programmed to mimic growth patterns of flowers. (more&.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News11 hr. 2 min. ago

See how that couch would like in your living room in AR with Ikea Place

Now, with Ikea Place, you can use augmented reality to "see" potential pieces of furniture in your home before pulling out your credit card, and save yourself a whole lot of consternation when it comes to (re)decorating your home. The post See how th.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 34 min. ago

How Much Money Can Pirate Bay Make From a Cryptocoin Miner?

In a surprise move, The Pirate Bay decided to add a cryptocurrency miner to its website last weekend. The notorious torrent site wanted to see whether this could replace the ads on the site. A controversial idea, but how much money can a site like Th.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News12 hr. 26 min. ago

Is the alt-right’s use of Pepe the Frog “fair use?”

Is Pepe like Luke Skywalker—or just super-chill frog anyone can use? Enlarge / A supporter holds a campaign sign for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump with 'Pepe the Frog' drawn on it during a rally in Minneapolis in November 2016......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News14 hr. 34 min. ago

How to Fix Windows 10 Camera Problems

How to Fix Windows 10 Camera Problems is a post by Travis Pope from Gotta Be Mobile. Need to know how to fix Windows 10 camera problems on your notebook, desktop or tablet? They sound like a small issue, but sudden camera issues can be very frustra.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News15 hr. 10 min. ago

Maze-like chip helps spot aggressive cancer cells

It's difficult to spot cancer cells -- just one in a billion blood cells are cancerous. How do you isolate them to know the trouble someone is facing and eventually treat it? By drawing the kind of mazes you enjoyed as a kid, apparent.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News15 hr. 34 min. ago

I remember "Moby Dick and the Mighty Mightor"

As a kid, I never understood Moby Dick and the Mighty Mightor. This is what I remember: Not long after Moby Dick ate Ahab and smashed the Pequod, he learned to relax. Like majorly chill out! In this confounding series, a kinder and gentler Moby.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News15 hr. 34 min. ago

Weekend tech reading: ThinkPad 25 detailed, iPhone 8 is faster than i5 MacBook, AMD"s CrossFire brand phased out

Lenovo's 25th anniversary ThinkPad leaks with classic design touches The very first ThinkPad was released 25 years ago in 1992, and it looks like Lenovo has something special up its sleeve to mark the occasion. The folks at German blog WinFuture......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News16 hr. 2 min. ago

Mt Pleasant Home / Cymon Allfrey Architects

This home is sited in a semi-rural environment, high on a spur of Christchurch’s Port Hills featuring panoramic views from the Southern Alps to the west, through the Kaikoura Range to the north, to Scarborough to the east. Our brief was to.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated News16 hr. 26 min. ago

The 6 Most Emotional Experiences I Had at Tokyo Game Show

In a very different kind of roundup, we take a look at some of the more frustrating and surprising things at this year's TGS. Outside of the big booths like PlayStation, Bandai Namco, Capcom, and Konami, TGS has a huge emphasis on VR and mobile.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News16 hr. 46 min. ago

After Math: Like looking into the future

It was an exciting week for futuristic technologies. Knightscope debuted its newest roboguard, Nest showed off a face-recognizing outdoor camera, and Google came up with a way to close your garage from anywhere in the neighborhood. Numbers,.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News18 hr. 26 min. ago

Kohl’s will soon accept your Amazon returns

Earlier this month a new partnership between Amazon and Kohl’s was announced, with the brick-and-mortar retailer starting to sell the online giant’s branded hardware, like the Echo speakers, in dedicated areas called the Amazon Smart Home.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News19 hr. 26 min. ago

Chrome now lets you browse all of the web in virtual reality

Pretty soon you'll never have to take off your VR headset again as Chrome adds support for viewing any site in virtual reality. While flying through space or shooting up zombies might sound like more fun ways to make use of VR, virtual reality.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News19 hr. 46 min. ago

Saudi history textbook features photo of King Faisal chilling with Yoda

26-year-old Saudi artist Abdullah "Shaweesh" al-Sheri created a series of images depicting Star Wars characters worked into momentous Saudi historical photos, including one of Yoda sitting with King Faisal, whom he considered to be Yoda-like in his.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News20 hr. 18 min. ago

Are Companies Overhyping AI?

When it comes to artificial intelligence, "companies have been overselling the concept and otherwise normal people are taking the bait," writes Hackaday: Not to pick on Amazon, but all of the home assistants like Alexa and Google Now tout themselves.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News22 hr. 2 min. ago

Super Mario Run is getting a major update next week

Looks like Nintendo is ready to support Super Mario Run for the long term, with new features on the way. If you're still playing Super Mario Run on iOS or Android, or you've got an inkling that you'd quite like to get back into t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsSep 24th, 2017

Ole Scheeren plans to radically transform Frankfurt office block into Jenga-like apartment tower

Architect Ole Scheeren has unveiled plans for his first project in Europe, which will see him completely overhaul a 1970s office block in Frankfurt to create 200 riverside homes. Read more Architect Ole Scheeren has unveiled plans for his fi.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsSep 24th, 2017