People Are Using a Neural Network App to Create Fake Celebrity Porn

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Machine learning has become so advanced that a handful of developers have created a tool called FakeApp that can create convincing “face swap” videos. And of course, they’re using it to make porn.

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Taking the News Out of Facebook's News Feed Could Hurt Publishers


A new feature that Facebook recently has been testing in a handful of countries could hurt publishers everywhere if it should roll out globally. The feature removes users’ Liked pages from their main News Feed and aggregates them in a separate space called “Explore.” In the six countries where Facebook has been testing the idea, traffic to news outlets reportedly has dropped 60-80 percent. “Publishers should be terrified by this,” said John Carroll, a mass communications professor at Boston University.

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Security Robot Takes Its Own Life in DC Fountain Tragedy

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Life became too painful for one of a handful of Knightscope K5 security robots today. It tragically took its own life in a DC water fountain, possibly thwarted from rescuing itself by its inability to navigate stairs or lift its own body.

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Could Foxconn actually help Trump's dream of a US-built iPhone come true?

During the primaries and lead-up to the general election, then-candidate Donald Trump called out a handful of US companies when demanding that products be built in the United States rather than abroad.

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Apple special event live blog: New MacBook Pros, no new MacBook Air

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At today’s special event, Apple will likely show off a handful of major Mac updates. New laptops are definitely in the cards, but the rumor mill hasn’t been very kind to the beleaguered Mac desktop fans among us. The event begins at 1pm ET (10am PT), and we’ll be live blogging the entire thing.

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Apple's second wave of 9.7" iPad Pro & iPhone SE launches to start April 4

Article Image After the new 9.7-inch iPad Pro and 4-inch iPhone SE debut in a handful of major markets this Thursday, customers in the second wave of launch countries apparently will not have to wait long, with Apple gearing up for sales to begin as early as next week.

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Google self-driving car bears 'some responsibility' in accident for first time ever

Article Image Though Google’s automated vehicles have been involved in a handful of minor accidents on the road, those were all caused entirely by other, human drivers. But that changed with an accident in California earlier this month.

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Apple making sparse use of Swift in its own apps, engineer claims

Article Image In spite of Apple expressing a desire to switch its apps to Swift, just a handful of them are actually using the programming language so far, according to a software engineer.

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First Alert debuts HomeKit-enabled Onelink products including IP camera, fire alarm, environment monitor & safe

Article Image First Alert showed off a handful of Wi-Fi-connected Onelink products at CES Showstoppers on Wednesday, including HomeKit-enabled devices like a safe, smoke and carbon monoxide alarm, indoor environment monitor, smart thermostat and, curiously, a camera.

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Contest: We're giving away 64GB Apple TVs & Apple Watches, click to enter

Article Image We’ve got a handful of brand new 64GB Apple TVs and Apple Watch Sport models that we want to give away to readers who help spread the word about about the AppleInsider community and its Price Guides. And everyone has 5 chances to win with just a few clicks.

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Deals: $100-$200 off every 12" MacBook; $79 off every new iMac, iMac 4K & iMac 5K

Article Image A handful of Apple authorized resellers this week have entered into a price war on 12″ MacBooks, dropping each model by $100 to $200. Meanwhile, essentially every new iMac configuration (iMac, iMac 4K and iMac 5K) is available from either MacMall and Adorama, and both are offering AI readers exclusive $79 discounts until Oct 31st. The vast majority are also in stock.

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Apple reportedly poaches more BBC Radio 1 staff for streaming music project

A report on Wednesday claims Apple poached a handful of top producers from BBC Radio 1 to work on a secret streaming music service rumored to debut later this year, potentially as a rebranded Beats Music.



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Surprise! Apple Watch is being sold in stores – just not Apple stores

While Apple stores won’t be carrying the Apple Watch on Friday, a handful of select boutique stores are. That includes Maxfield of Los Angeles where about 50 people were lined up Thursday night to buy the watch. And the line continued to grow during the night. Maxfield will open Friday at 9 A.M.

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Apple looking for hardware and software engineers to build virtual reality displays

A handful of recent Apple corporate job postings suggest the company is experimenting with virtual and augmented reality hardware and software, an area of intense interest some believe will be the next tech battleground.



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8 of the most innovative products at CES designed to keep you safe

After a handful of major high-profile hackings in 2014, a key focus of CES 2015 is cyber security. Here are eight of the most innovative products in this year’s show designed to keep you safe both in cyberspace and the real world.

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Camera+ adds improvements & teases iOS 8 update, Flappy Bird follow-up announced

Popular iOS photography app Camera+ was updated on Monday with a handful of improvements, with bigger things promised to come with iOS 8 this fall. In addition, the creator of the “Flappy Bird” sensation has revealed his latest title, set to arrive on iPhone this week.



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Google Hangouts Get Down to Business


Google on Wednesday unveiled a handful of new features for Google Apps for Business designed to attract more enterprise customers. Google Hangouts, its video chat service, will be further integrated into Google’s enterprise suite, entitling Google Apps for Business customers to the same level of support they get with services like Google Drive and business-level Gmail. That means 24/7 phone support and 99.9 percent guaranteed uptime, according to Google. In addition, customers no longer will need a Google+ account to use Hangouts.

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