Professional Photography Glen Cove – Photographer/ Videographer 347-825-1899 The Snapdragon 855 is a 7nm CPU primed for 5G, AI and more Professional Photography Glen Cove Adam Barreto  – Photographer/ Videographer 347-825-1899

Professional Photography Glen Cove – Photographer/ Videographer 347-825-1899 The Snapdragon 855 is a 7nm CPU primed for 5G, AI and more Professional Photography Glen Cove Adam Barreto – Photographer/ Videographer 347-825-1899

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As we hurtle towards 2019, Qualcomm has been busy introducing the world to its latest products that are likely to drive next year’s biggest trends. At the first keynote of its three-day Tech Summit in Hawaii yesterday, the company already previewed some of th…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired The MoviePass Reboot Is Here. But Will Moviegoers Want It?

Hexbyte Tech News Wired The MoviePass Reboot Is Here. But Will Moviegoers Want It?

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After a tumultuous year, MoviePass is rolling out a new pricing structure the company hopes will please moviegoers.Alexander Schulz/Getty ImagesThe year has not been kind to MoviePass, and MoviePass, in turn, has been unkind to its subscribers. Its increasingly precarious financial position—parent company Helios and Matheson, lost $137.2 million last quarter alone—has prompted increasingly onerous…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Congress Races to Pass a Self-Driving Car Law By Year’s End

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Congress Races to Pass a Self-Driving Car Law By Year’s End

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If legislators don’t pass the AV Start Act by the end of the year, they’ll have to start over from scratch.FordOn Wednesday, Waymo officially launched its self-driving taxi service in the suburbs of Phoenix, Arizona. Sure, the cars still have humans behind the wheel and they’re only open to a subset of the few hundred…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired SpaceX’s Failed Landing Still Ended With a Clean Plop

Hexbyte Tech News Wired SpaceX’s Failed Landing Still Ended With a Clean Plop

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A Falcon 9 booster comes in for landing in 2017. Today, SpaceX botched a ground landing for the first time.SpaceXSpaceX launched its 20th rocket of the year just two days after lofting a record 64 satellites into orbit. On this flight, a brand-new Falcon 9 hoisted a Dragon spacecraft into orbit, bound for the International…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Tumblr’s Porn-Detecting AI Has One Job—and It’s Bad at It

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Tumblr’s Porn-Detecting AI Has One Job—and It’s Bad at It

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What do a patent application drawing for troll socks, a cartoon scorpion wearing a hard hat, and a comic about cat parkour have in common? They were all reportedly flagged by Tumblr this week after the microblogging platform announced that it would no longer allow “adult content.” But so far, Tumblr’s method for detecting posts…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Kanopy Is Becoming the Best Free Streaming Service Out There

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Kanopy Is Becoming the Best Free Streaming Service Out There

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Director Josephine Decker’s experimental drama Madeline’s Madeline is one of many films available on Kanopy.Oscilloscope PicturesWhen the classic-movie streaming service FilmStruck shuttered last month, it caused a palpable panic among cineastes. Overstuffed with exceptional big-studio films and arthouse gems, the service represented a viable alternative to the big streamers, many of which offer relatively meager…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired UK Documents Suggest Facebook Traded User Privacy For Growth

Hexbyte Tech News Wired UK Documents Suggest Facebook Traded User Privacy For Growth

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In an unprecedented move Wednesday, British lawmakers published hundreds of pages of internal Facebook emails and other documents that previously had been ordered sealed as part of an ongoing legal case between Facebook and a now-defunct app developer called Six4Three.The documents, which date back to 2012, provide a rare window into CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s thoughts…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Photo Gallery: A Dress Rehearsal for a Crewed Mission to Mars

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Photo Gallery: A Dress Rehearsal for a Crewed Mission to Mars

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Minutes after NASA’s InSight lander touched down on Mars last week, it beamed back a photo of the ruddy surface. While the image marked an incredible occasion, it lacked something in the way of oomph. Was the dust-flecked murkiness of the image itself to blame? The seen-one-seen-’em-all fatigue borne of more than 20 years of…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Bizarre ‘dark fluid’ with negative mass could dominate the universe – what my research suggests

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Bizarre ‘dark fluid’ with negative mass could dominate the universe – what my research suggests

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It’s embarrassing, but astrophysicists are the first to admit it. Our best theoretical model can only explain 5% of the universe. The remaining 95% is famously made up almost entirely of invisible, unknown material dubbed dark energy and dark matter. So even though there are a billion trillion stars in the observable universe, they are…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Mr Wu

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Mr Wu

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A middle-aged woman in teddy bear-spangled pajamas came hurtling down on a flatbed tricycle. The smell – a mix of sewage and fried rice – coated the tiles of the homes that lined the alleyway. Two men stood at the back entrance to a restaurant slick with fish scales, sizing me up as they smoked.…