Google Improves On Web Accessibility With Automated Image Captions

We sometimes take our vision for granted, where we create things like websites and assume that all our visitors have no problem accessing it. However, not all web users are so lucky where some have visual impairments, like being blind, for example. This means that web developers need to consider how to make their websites accessible to them as well.


Adobe Photoshop, Premiere Elements 2020 Launched With New AI Tools

If you’re a budding photographer or videographer, you know that it can be intimidating when it comes to using editing tools like Adobe Photoshop or Premiere Elements. While these are extremely powerful tools favored by the heavy hitters in the industry, they can be overwhelming due to the sheer number of functions that are available.


Intel Hopes To Use AI To Help Paralyzed Patients Regain Movement Again

We’ve seen AI used in the medical industry before, where thanks to the use of the algorithms and machine learning, it can help doctors detect diseases in patients that they might have otherwise overlooked. Now it seems that Intel wants to leverage AI and take it one step further by potentially help paralyzed patients walk again.


Researchers Use Algorithm To Help Robot Dogs Move More Naturally

As realistic as some robots can look, it can be obvious that they are still robots namely due to their movements which can come across looking unnatural. This is because unlike humans, robots do not possess the muscles nor the thought processes needed to move more naturally, but researchers at Virginia Tech are hoping to change that.


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Amazon’s Alexa Will Soon Be Capable Of Mimicking Celebrity Voices

Celebrity voice packs aren’t exactly new and we have seen several such examples in the past. However, for the most part, these voice packs are pretty static as they are based on pre-recorded lines. This means that they can only say what they have recorded, but Amazon is hoping to change that.


AI-Powered Secret Cameras Catch Drivers Using Mobile Phones

Using your mobile phone for anything while driving could lead to a potential accident. Hence, you should not be distracted while driving on the road.No matter how many social awareness campaigns follow, there will be some who ignore the advice and keep using their cellphones while driving.In fact, The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been explaining the dangers of using a mobile phone when driving.And, we should […]


AI Generates 100,000 Faces To Make It Available For Free

We have already witnessed how Artificial Intelligence can help when it comes to generating faces. If you are still curious, you can check out ThisPersonDoesNot Exist.com – which will generate random faces every time you reload the webpage.Now, Generated Photos is the next big thing to watch out for. In fact, they have made 100,000 photos free for public use without requiring any explicit permission or any copyright issues.So, for […]


Deepfake Video Replaces Keanu Reeves With Will Smith In ‘The Matrix’

Deepfake videos are becoming increasingly popular, and not too long, there was a deepfake video that replaced Robert Downey Jr. with Tom Cruise in Marvel’s Iron Man movies. This is because it was previously rumored that Cruise was apparently in the running to take on the role of Tony Stark before Downey Jr. landed it himself, and now it’s pretty much hard to imagine anyone else in that role.


Scammer Deepfakes Voice Of A Company’s CEO, Tricks Employee Into Transferring Money

Deepfake videos are proving to be a problem where we have seen how convincing they look, but it seems that while deepfake videos are a problem, perhaps deepfake audio could be something that we should start paying attention to in the future, especially after there was a report where an employee of a company was tricked into transferring over $200,000 to a scammer, believing that the scammer was his boss.


Emulator Uses AI To Translate Japanese Video Games Into English

Back in the day when video games were released, especially if it was a Japanese video game, there was the question of whether or not there would be a localized version released as well. While Japanese-only games still exist, globalization has meant that developers are now releasing games in multiple languages at the same time.


Convincing Iron Man Deepfake Video Replaces Robert Downey Jr. With Tom Cruise

While many of us would be hard-pressed to imagine anyone else playing the role of Tony Stark aka Iron Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, did you know that at one point in time, it was reported that Tom Cruise had actually wanted to play that character? Neither Cruise nor Marvel have confirmed if those reports are true, but in case you’re wondering how that will turn out, you’re in […]


Google’s Nest Doorbell Will Now Be Able To Detect When A Package Has Arrived

How do you know when your package has arrived? Usually this is when the delivery person rings your doorbell, but what if you missed the bell? Then your package is sometimes left at your door, which is fine, except that there is also the problem of porch thieves who steal packages off people’s porches.


BBC Announces Plans To Launch Their Own Digital Assistant

There are many digital assistants in the market today, such as Amazon’s Alexa, Google Assistant, Apple’s Siri, Samsung’s Bixby, and Microsoft’s Cortana, just to name a few. However, it seems that come 2020, the BBC is expected to toss their hat into the ring with their own digital assistant that apparently has been designed to better understand the various British accents.


Artificial Intelligence Used To Help Clear Minefields More Safely And Efficiently

We get the idea behind using mines during times of war. They can be hidden which means that they can be used to protect an area. The explosions also can act as an alarm of sorts, notifying soldiers than an enemy is close by. However, once the war is over, what happens to these mines?