E3 2019 killed CG reveal videos

The 2019 Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles has come and gone. Despite talk of its demise, this show is still an inflection point. The biggest gaming companies work toward it each year. And I think it helps them establish a narrative that consumers are desperate to latch onto. But …

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iOS 13 hints at exciting iPhone 11 feature – CNET

The iOS 13 developer’s beta may have revealed a major clue about a new feature coming to the 2019 iPhones, and another long-time iPhone feature could be on the chopping block. In this week’s Apple Core roundup, we’re looking at what the latest rumors are speculating about the next iPhone …

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Kickstarter Asks Creators to Be More Honest

Kickstarter is cracking down on hyperbole, asking creators to be more honest when pitching their products. While Kickstarter isn’t going to enforce these rules with an iron fist, it is incentivizing creators to start following the guidelines. Kickstarter has been the source of some amazing products over the years. And …

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Google vs. Amazon: The Battle for Ecommerce Dominance

Nothing gets people going like a good rivalry. Jason Varitek planting his catcher’s mitt directly on Alex Rodriguez’ face is an iconic moment in professional baseball history. Pusha T setting Twitter on fire with the news of Drake’s secret child was the most memorable hip-hop moment of 2018. John Wick …

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Adobe AI can spot facial manipulations in Photoshop – CNET

Photoshop is being used to change people’s facial expressions. Alexandra Robinson/AFP/Getty Images In a world filled with manipulated photos, deepfakes and even totally fake human faces, Adobe says it’s working on an artificial intelligence tool to spot fake images. Citing “the ethical implications” of Photoshop, Adobe partnered with researchers from …

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AI Weekly: ICML 2019 top papers and highlights

This week in sunny Southern California, the world’s community of AI researchers had one of its biggest annual gatherings, as the International Conference of Machine Learning (ICML) took place in Long Beach. VentureBeat didn’t have a reporter at ICML, but you don’t have to be in Long Beach to read …

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