How easy can you turn a Google Pixel into an Apple iPhone?

Photo: Florence Ion / Gizmodo There’s no shortage of apps on the Play Store that help Android looks like an iPhone. But many of them show older versions of iOS or haven’t had a significant software update in years. I discovered a developer who seems committed to figuring out the task of aesthetically turning Android … Read more

All your smart devices are spying on you

Photo: jmac23 (Shutterstock) At this point it is clear that our smartphones and computerslaymen. Many of us now cover our laptops’ webcams (although we always forget about the microphones), while our smartphones follow our locations with us wherever we go. Unfortunately, these tools are so indispensable in modern life that we accept the privacy hit … Read more

Recognize music overheard in movies, shows and advertisements

Music is all around us, and when you hear a tune you like — in an ad, a movie, or a prestigious television show — you want to know what it is. Or maybe you have something in your head that you need a title for. Thanks to the magic of the digital devices at … Read more

D’Arcy Carden Didn’t Want To Be Typecast After The Good Place

D’Arcy Carden in Your own competitionGraphic: Anne Marie Fox / Prime Video Although Ted Danson and Kristen Bell were? the right place‘s top stars, the rest of the NBC sitcom’s ensemble quickly found their stash soared thanks to the sharp, philosophical series. as the inhuman one assistant Janet, D’Arcy Carden was an important part of … Read more

Now you can end an iPhone call with Siri

Photo: Framesira (Shutterstock) With the recent updates in iOS 15, the Siri feature on the device is surprisingly consistent in performing tasks on the device, such as setting timers, alarms, reminders, and calling people. In fact, placing calls is something Siri has always been good at, and it does an equally good job for cellular … Read more

Now you can end an iPhone call with Siri

Photo: Framesira (Shutterstock) With the recent updates in iOS 15, the Siri feature on the device is surprisingly consistent in performing tasks on the device, such as setting timers, alarms, reminders, and calling people. In fact, placing calls is something Siri has always been good at, and it does an equally good job for cellular … Read more

Krafton’s Latest ‘AI’ Woman Recycles the Usual Sexist Tropics

Image† Krafton When I first saw Ana, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds After publisher Krafton’s attempt to put a face to its artificial “virtual human” technology, I was disappointed to see that this alleged Web 3.0 innovation was really just another pretty, pale girl. She is airbrushed, but still tangible. She bites her tongue and looks at you. … Read more

7 Ways Uncanny AT&T ‘You Will’ Ad Predicted the Future

Screenshot† Lucas Ropek/YouTube In 1993, telecom giant AT&T launched an advertising campaign that somehow predicted many aspects of how we work and live today. Directed by now-famous sensation master David Fincher, the “You Will” ad series was an eerily accurate look at what life would be like in the mid-late 2000s. The ads, narrated by … Read more