In private chat conversations a year before Donald Trump was elected, the WikiLeaks founder criticized Hillary Clinton as a “sadistic sociopath,” The Intercept reports.
Can a computer spot deepfakes? The GIF website Gfycat says it can.
Translating is difficult work, the more so the further two languages are from one another. French-Spanish? Not a problem. Ancient Greek-Esperanto? Hard. But sign language is uniquely difficult because it is fundamentally different from spoken and written languages. All the same, companies like SignAll are working hard to make accurate, real-time machine translation of ASL a reality. Read More
Send a raven, Westeros fans, we have news, though it’s not concrete enough to get a countdown started. Yet.
A loss of brake fluid can greatly compromise stopping power.
The Congressional Task Force on Election Security announced extensive recommendations for strengthening defense. But most of them won’t happen any time soon.
Alongside co-founder and longtime partner Stephan Ango, Jesse Genet has built a business with Lumi that’s already been profitable, and has just raised $9 million in venture funding to boost its growth. Read More