Never really thought I’d talk about VR like this but it’s actually quite intriguing and concerning. So a Mother on a Korean VR talk show recently reunited with her deceased daughter in VR and I don’t know how to feel about it.
Deepfake is a technique for human image synthesis based on artificial intelligence. It is used to combine and superimpose existing images and videos onto source images or videos using a machine learning technique known as generative adversarial network. This new technological feat may perhaps be the single greatest threat to human lives, to date. Second to A.I. robot take over, but that’s for another day.
The first episode of THE PROMISED NEVERLAND episode 1 dropped today and well, I can’t say much yet but the premise has definitely caught my interest. I can see why y’all have been hying up this anime.
While the rest of humanity continues to wait for the day hoverboards finally become a commercial reality, flying cars seems to be making strive to kinda become a reality. Introducing the BELL NEXUS, the flying taxi of the future and planning on taking off in 2020.
CES 2019 is the ultimate place for these companies to unveil their craziest ideas to the world, some of which will probably never see the light of day again. One of those cool, yet crazy ideas is Samsung unveiling “The Wall,” the World’s First Modular MicroLED 146-inch TV of it’s kind.
So one of my goals for 2019 is to start talking more about some of the great techs we see pop up from time to time. Now, it would be easy for me to just talk about any and all tech, but I decided to start out small and focus on gaming tech and move up slowly with other techs that I find amazing, intriguing or just straight up wack. Today, with CES 2019 now in full swing, I wanna start out by talking about the Asus ROG Mothership, which is been described as the Surface Pro for gamers.
Once in a while, I like to feature or talk about a game that grabs my interests and Draugen is that game. Now what caught my attention about Draugen was the fact that 1. it’s claiming to have a realistic and dynamic dialogue system with a living, breathing, independent companion, 2. it looks beautiful visually and has an interesting atmosphere to it and 3. it was co-founded by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union so it could be something special.
So word on these cyber streets is that Netflix is hellbent on taking over our TV’s and other media platforms with these Anime adaptation. And honestly, I’m all for it. Pacific Rim and Altered Carbon anime shows are coming to Netflix and since yours truly has seen both of these movies shows, I’m quite curious on how they’ll re-tell the story in anime form.
So, few days ago Apple revealed the next lines of iPhones, Xs & Xs Max to the world and as usual, it’s an upgrade to the already established iPhone brand. However, what stood out to me the most wasn’t the nice camera features, Super Retina or it’s sleek new designs…it’s the price.