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This site posted every face from Parler’s Capitol Hill insurrection videos

Faces of the Riot used ISS to detect, extract, and deduplicate every face. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Wired) When hackers exploited a bug in Parler to download all of the right-wing social media platform's contents last week, they were su.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaJan 23rd, 2021

Species evolve heat tolerance more slowly than cold tolerance

Many species might be left vulnerable in the face of climate change, unable to adapt their physiologies to respond to rapid global warming. According to a team of international researchers, species evolve heat tolerance more slowly than cold toleranc.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News53 min. ago

How the Welcome to Chechnya documentary found security in face-swapping VFX

The documentary Welcome to Chechnya made creative use of face-swapping visual effects to protect victims of the Russian republic's antigay purge......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 25 min. ago

Apple now lets you easily move iCloud Photos content to Google Photos

Apple has quietly launched a tool that lets you automatically transfer all of the photos and videos stored on your iCloud account to Google Photos......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 53 min. ago

SpaceX Mars Prototype Rocket Nails Landing For the First Time, But Explodes On Pad

A SpaceX rocket prototype, known as SN10, soared over South Texas during test flight Wednesday before swooping down to a pinpoint landing near its launch site. Approximately three minutes after landing, however, multiple independent video feeds showe.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News19 hr. 25 min. ago

Apple Launches Service For Transferring iCloud Photos, Videos To Google Photos

An anonymous reader quotes a report from MacRumors: Apple this week introduced a new service that's designed to make it quick and easy for iCloud users to transfer their stored photos and videos to Google Photos. As outlined in an Apple support docum.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News21 hr. 53 min. ago

SpaceX Mars prototype rocket nails landing for the first time, but explodes on pad

A SpaceX rocket prototype, known as SN10, soared over South Texas during test flight Wednesday before swooping down to a pinpoint landing near its launch site. Approximately three minutes after landing, however, multiple independent video feeds showe.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News21 hr. 53 min. ago

Parler Sues Amazon Again, After Dropping Original Lawsuit

Social media app Parler has dropped its federal case against Amazon.com for cutting off its web-hosting services and filed a separate lawsuit against the company and its web services unit in a Washington state court, according to court documents from.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News22 hr. 25 min. ago

How Worried Should You Be About Those Tom Cruise Deepfakes?

Are the TikTok deepfake videos of Tom Cruise doing magic and playing golf a threat to global democracy? Not exactly. "[T]he reality is that they took a lot of time, technical expertise, and the skilled performance of a real actor," reports VICE News......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News22 hr. 25 min. ago

Parler sues Amazon (again), claims AWS ban sank a billion-dollar valuation

The lawsuit is dead. Long live the lawsuit. Enlarge / A person browsing Parler in early January, before the site got into a fight with AWS. (credit: Jaap Arriens | NurPhoto | Getty Images) Social media platform Parler has dropped a federal la.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Small-scale fisheries offer strategies for resilience in the face of climate change

Coastal communities at the forefront of climate change reveal valuable approaches to foster adaptability and resilience, according to a worldwide analysis of small-scale fisheries by Stanford University researchers......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Parler drops Amazon web-hosting legal challenge

Amazon removed the social-network platform from its web-hosting service in January over rule breaches......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Journey of a skull: How a single human cranium wound up alone in a cave in Italy

A lone cranium in an Italian cave wound up there after being washed away from its original burial site, according to a study published March 3, 2021 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Maria Giovanna Belcastro of the University of Bologna, Italy a.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Google adds familiar face as Ads Product Liaison; Wednesday’s daily brief

Plus, advice from European PPC pros on how to navigate Maryland’s new ads tax Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article......»»

Category: internetSource:  searchenginelandRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Netflix launches ‘Fast Laughs,’ a TikTok-like feed of funny videos

Late last year, Netflix began experimenting with a new TikTok-like feed of funny videos inside its mobile app, which it called “Fast Laughs.” Today, the company announced the new feature is now rolling out on iOS, allowing users to watch,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

How Far Away From Perseverance Did the Descent Stage Land?

The rocket lowered the rover onto the surface of Mars before it shot away from the landing site. So where did it end up?.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

NASA"s Perseverance Rover Sends Stunning Images of Mars

Since landing on Mars on February 18, NASA's Perseverance rover has sent back some amazing images from around its landing site, Jezero Crater, a 30-mile wide impact depression just north of the Red Planet's equator. BBC shares a selection of the pict.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Rookie Coding Mistake Prior To Gab Hack Came From Site"s CTO

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Over the weekend, word emerged that a hacker breached far-right social media website Gab and downloaded 70 gigabytes of data by exploiting a garden-variety security flaw known as an SQL injection.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Proptech startup States Title, now Doma, going public via SPAC in $3B deal

Real estate tech startup Doma, formerly known as States Title, announced Tuesday it will go public through a merger with SPAC Capitol Investment Corp. V in a deal valued at $3 billion, including debt. SPACs, often called blank-check companies, are in.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

Anti-Covid vaccine tweets face five-strikes ban policy

Twitter warns users who post Covid vaccine-related misinformation that they face permanent bans......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

Escape artist accused of freeing Carlos Ghosn can"t evade reckoning in Japan

Prosecutors in Tokyo confirmed the arrival of Michael Taylor and his son Peter in Japan Tuesday to face charges for smuggling former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn out of the country in December 2019. The Taylors face a possible three-year sent.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021