I Miss My iPod Classic More Than Anything
As Apple kills more iPods, an ode to the 'dumb' MP3 player.
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Watching a Deepfake Being Made Is Boring, And You Must See It
AI-generated fake videos are hyped as a modern tech nightmare, and it's important to understand their everyday banality.
AI Can Now Detect Deepfakes by Looking for Weird Facial Movements
Machines can now look for visual inconsistencies to identify AI-generated dupes, a lot like humans do.
Facebook’s New Cryptocurrency Libra Is Already Under Fire From Lawmakers
US Rep. Maxine Waters called for a moratorium on Libra development until Congress can review the situation, joining a chorus of lawmakers in the US and EU expressing concern with the project.
Why NASA Is Renting the International Space Station for Dirt Cheap
Companies will charge tens of millions of dollars for a single ticket to space, but NASA will see barely any of the money.
'Battlefield V' Is Selling Nazi Stuff, and It's Really Weird
Microtransactions are amplifying an inherent tension in historical shooters to an uncomfortable degree in EA's WWII game 'Battlefield V'.
Minds, the ‘Anti-Facebook,’ Has No Idea What to Do About All the Neo-Nazis
Minds is home to neo-Nazis, and wants its users to help decide what content stays on the site.
Cats Are Actually Nice, Scientists Find
This Is the First-Ever Photo of a Black Hole
The Event Horizon Telescope project unveiled the first-ever photo of a black hole on Wednesday, more than 100 years since Albert Einstein theorized their existence.
A Japanese Probe Just Bombed an Asteroid
Hayabusa2 was launched with a five-gram bullet and an explosive, both meant for the Ryugu asteroid 200 million miles from Earth.
Kurt Russell's New Bitcoin Crime Movie 'Crypto' Looks so Awful I Must See It
'Crypto' is primed to be an instant so-bad-it's-good classic à la 1995’s 'The Net.'
Cryptocurrency Customers are Out $190M After Founder Dies, Company Claims
Canadian exchange QuadrigaCX owes customers roughly $190 million CAD in cryptocurrency, but its deceased founder controlled the funds, the company says.