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The selfie tool going viral for its weirdly specific captions is really designed to show how bigoted AI can be

The selfie tool going viral for its weirdly specific captions is really designed to show how bigoted AI can be

19 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

A website called ImageNet Roulette went viral on Twitter for allowing people to upload their selfies and then have an AI try and guess what kind of person they are. The AI was...
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‘Racist' AI algorithm classes black people as ‘negroids' and ‘blackamoors'

‘Racist' AI algorithm classes black people as ‘negroids' and ‘blackamoors'

1 hour ago   |   Metro

Political analyst William Kedjanyi was classed as a ‘negroid' (Picture: ImageNet Roulette / William Kedjanyi) Black and mixed-race people's selfies are being classed into...
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Nvidia touts Call of Duty: Modern Warfare ray tracing with RTX card bundles

Nvidia touts Call of Duty: Modern Warfare ray tracing with RTX card bundles

2 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Nvidia's ray tracing technology is finding its way into more games, and that includes the upcoming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. Now, anyone that buys a new Nvidia GeForce RTX...
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Laptops are getting smarter, shorter, and powerful. But here's what's next!

Laptops are getting smarter, shorter, and powerful. But here's what's next!

2 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Merely a decade ago, a powerful computing device would have taken the space of an entire room. Today, these machines are so enviously compact, they can be carried in our...
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IPadOS: iOS 13 differences, plus compatible devices and release

IPadOS: iOS 13 differences, plus compatible devices and release

2 hours ago   |   The Week

Credits Apple Alt Text iPadOS Apple splits mobile software strategy for a more computer-like tablet experience In Depth Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 1:45pm Apple is breaking...
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This insanely cheap $136 PC is basically a triangle made out of wood

This insanely cheap $136 PC is basically a triangle made out of wood

3 hours ago   |   TechRadar

It has a weird name and an even weirder shape. Meet the Acute Angle AA B4 Mini PC , currently on sale at Gearbest for $135.99 when you use the coupon code GBCNAA-B4 at the...
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Microsoft Admits That Windows 10 Updated 1903 is Knocking Out Intel Wi-Fi Adapters

Microsoft Admits That Windows 10 Updated 1903 is Knocking Out Intel Wi-Fi Adapters

5 hours ago   |   Computer Business Review

Microsoft has confirmed that users are experiencing issues connecting to network adapters following, surprise, a recent update. Intel and Broadcom Wi-Fi adapters appear to have...
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You look like a fungi. Got mushroom in your life to build stuff with mycelium computers?

5 hours ago   |   The Register

IRL Star Trek: Discovery, sort of The Unconventional Computing Laboratory in Bristol is looking for a research associate to help it create buildings with embedded...
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Computer scientist Richard Stallman resigns from MIT after defending Epstein - CNET

9 hours ago   |   CNET

Free software advocate suggested in an email thread that some of the convicted pedophile's underage victims were "entirely willing."
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Forbes is new CEO at start-up Blue Gentoo

10 hours ago   |   Press and Journal   |   2 articles

One of Scotland's most respected and seasoned entrepreneurs has handed her children the reins to her firm as she embarks upon a new role as CEO of a high-growth...
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Jo Swinson speech: What time is Jo Swinson's Lib Dem conference closing...

Jo Swinson speech: What time is Jo Swinson's Lib Dem conference closing speech? Watch live

JO SWINSON will close the Lib Dem conference with her first leader speech since taking over leadership of the party in July. Here's how to watch it live. Read more ...

England's Steve Holland to watch Tammy Abraham vs Valencia - Telegraph

England's Steve Holland to watch Tammy Abraham vs Valencia - Telegraph

Chelsea vs Valencia Chelsea are set to take on Valencia on Tuesday evening in Frank Lampard's first Champions League tie as Blues boss. Chelsea have been drawn in Group H of... Read more ...

Jodie Chesney: 'Blameless' teen knifed to death was 'caught up in drug turf war'

Jodie Chesney: 'Blameless' teen knifed to death was 'caught up in drug turf war'

Jodie Chesney, 17, and friends were smoking cannabis in a park in Harold Hill, east London, when she was knifed in the back by one of two males who approached in the darkness... Read more ...

Megan Barton-Hanson opens up on ‘amazing' new girlfriend Chelcee Grimes as...

Megan Barton-Hanson opens up on ‘amazing' new girlfriend Chelcee Grimes as she admits she's ‘finally happy'

Love Island's Megan Barton-Hanson gushes about relationship with Chelcee Grimes following split from The Only Way is Essex's Demi Sims Read more ...

Police arrest second man after gold toilet by artist Maurizio Cattelan...

Police arrest second man after gold toilet by artist Maurizio Cattelan stolen Blenheim Palace

The 18-carat gold toilet was unveiled at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire as part of an exhibition by controversial Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan on Friday, but stolen hours... Read more ...

First Winter Love Island contestant 'confirmed' is very hunky fashion model...

First Winter Love Island contestant 'confirmed' is very hunky fashion model Ellis Iyayi

Ellis has reportedly met with Love Island bosses several times and they think he'll make great TV Read more ...

Oil tumbles on report Saudis will soon recover 70% of daily production

Oil tumbles on report Saudis will soon recover 70% of daily production

Oil dropped on Tuesday after Reuters reported Saudi Arabia's output will return to normal in the next two to three weeks. Saudi Arabia is close to recovering 70% of its daily... Read more ...

Love Island's Georgia Steel 'engaged' to Ibiza Weekender's Callum Izzard

Love Island's Georgia Steel 'engaged' to Ibiza Weekender's Callum Izzard

The couple have only been dating one month Read more ...

‘Drunk' millionaire ‘ran over and killed his own child, 11, with a boat'

‘Drunk' millionaire ‘ran over and killed his own child, 11, with a boat'

Javier Burillo, 57, was arrested for vehicular manslaughter after police say he ran over and killed his 11-year-old son with his boat while drunk. A multimillionaire real... Read more ...

Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max vs Pixel 3 XL vs Huawei P30 Pro night mode camera...

Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max vs Pixel 3 XL vs Huawei P30 Pro night mode camera comparison

Smartphones have taken a leap forward in low-light performance in recent years. Gone are the days when taking a photo in less than perfect conditions would leave you with a... Read more ...