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It’s such an obvious idea, but it took a professional artist to think of it: use the FaceApp to give old world art portraits the smiles they deserve.  SEE ALSO: Banksy claims responsibility for new Brexit mural in England UK-based designer Olly Gibbs decided to take the app to the museum and apply its effects […]

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The ransomware attacks spreading across at least 99 countries on Friday are the type of attack that could one day kill someone.  That sounds like hyperbole, but this attack froze and disrupted computers inside many National Health Service hospitals in the United Kingdom, and it’s not hard to see how an attack on hospital computer […]

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Whattup, James Bond? Here’s a new, incredibly dangerous but totally on trend stunt idea for your next film: drone jumping.   A drone company in Latvia has executed what it calls the “the world’s first drone jump.” Aerones’s 28-propeller drone hoisted a man over a 1,000 feet in the air after which he let go […]

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Still stubbornly running an ancient version of Windows, despite the security threats? You’re in luck, this time. The ransomware attack known as WannaCrypt that sent organizations and individual users around the world scrambling for security cover has been addressed by Microsoft, the company behind the most widely used operating system on the planet, with a […]

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Reading about Elon Musk’s latest announcement about his Boring company and the expanded laptop ban may have kept you too busy to keep up with this week’s app news. We’ve kept up for you. SEE ALSO: It’s easier than ever to delete old apps from your Android phone Each week we round up the most […]

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It’s Mother’s Day weekend, and in case you haven’t called your mom yet, Apple has a handy way you can pester her to get on the jogging track with you a little more often: digital flowers!  SEE ALSO: Apple’s self-driving car reportedly spotted on the streets in California An update to Apple’s Activity app now […]

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Sorry, everyone: We have some more bad news about the upcoming iPhone 8.  Remember how we said it was going to be super expensive, then changed our tune? Well … about that … A new Goldman Sachs investors note obtained by Business Insider claims to have some new insight about how much the deluxe version […]

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Google’s Play Store is getting a brand new look … well, kind of. In a continuing effort refine the Play brand, Google has quietly rolled out a new logo for the Play Store, Android Police noticed. The new logo drops the shopping bag, just leaving the colorful triangle as the new app icon. New Logo […]

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Can you live without Facebook? Yes, you can. And life will go on just like the days before Facebook came into your life and sucked up all your attention. This week’s MashTalk is hosted by Tech Editor Pete Pachal, with commentary from Senior Tech Correspondent Raymond Wong and Tech News Intern Freia Lobo. SEE ALSO: […]

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What’s a better way to celebrate Mother’s Day than with animated purple flowers on Facebook? Actual flowers, you say? Get out of here. Mother’s Day is fast approaching and Facebook is here to help you celebrate. You can express your gratitude to the mothers in your life with numerous features, many of which are accented […]

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How do you deliver bad news?  It’s an unfortunate question we all grapple with at some point in our lives. But regularly having tough, life-changing conversations is a job requirement for many doctors. SEE ALSO: Hospitals try giving patients a dose of VR A newly developed technology called MPathic VR helps medical professionals learn how […]

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Hold on to your butts because the mother of all leaks for the OnePlus 5, one of the most anticipated phones of the year, has hit the interwebs. If these are indeed the specs for the OnePlus 5, which we’ve confirmed arrives this summer, then Samsung and every other Android phone maker might be in […]

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AI is rocking the world of policing — and the consequences are still unclear.  British police are poised to go live with a predictive artificial intelligence system that will help officers assess the risk of suspects re-offending.  SEE ALSO: Mark this as the moment when United trolling jumped the shark It’s not Minority Report (yet) […]

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