Apple and Spotify are reportedly in talks to let Siri play your Discover Weekly

Apple and Spotify are reportedly in talks to let Siri play your Discover Weekly

Apple and Spotify are in talks about potentially enabling Siri to play songs, albums, and playlists from the leading subscription music service. A new report from The Information confirms that Spotify would be taking advantage of new capabilities that Apple is introducing in iOS 13 and iPadOS 13, which allow other apps to be on…
AI ‘emotion recognition’ can’t be trusted

AI ‘emotion recognition’ can’t be trusted

As artificial intelligence is used to make more decisions about our lives, engineers have sought out ways to make it more emotionally intelligent. That means automating some of the emotional tasks that come naturally to humans — most notably, looking at a person’s face and knowing how they feel. To achieve this, tech companies like…
Beauty queen who used to self-harm and developed food problem reaches finals of Miss England

Beauty queen who used to self-harm and developed food problem reaches finals of Miss...

'I show my scars with pride': Beauty queen who used to self-harm and went on extreme diets after becoming obsessed with unrealistic Instagram images reaches finals of Miss England A beauty queen who used to self-harm and had problems with food showed her scars with pride after reaching the finals of Miss EnglandA beauty queen…
Father tells court that the face recognition camera system is sexist, racist and illegal

Father tells court that the face recognition camera system is sexist, racist and illegal

The shopper who could ban ALL face recognition cameras: Father tells court that system is sexist, racist and illegal Father-of-two Ed Bridges has launched his claim in the High Court against the Home Office and his local force, South Wales PolicePolice facial recognition cameras could be prohibited across the country after a man who was filmed…
Fossil’s new smartwatches will let iPhone users take calls just like an Apple Watch

Fossil’s new smartwatches will let iPhone users take calls just like an Apple Watch

Fossil has announced its fifth-generation Wear OS watch, which is called, appropriately, the Gen 5. And with this new device, Fossil isn’t giving us quite the same song and dance from previous years. Aside from some welcome spec improvements, which I’ll get into below, this is the first Wear OS watch that will be able…
Marvel reveals massive Phase Four film and television slate

Marvel reveals massive Phase Four film and television slate

Marvel Studios’ Phase Four of its Marvel Cinematic Universe will include 10 movies and Disney + series when it launches next year, with 2021 looking especially crowded. President Kevin Feige appeared at San Diego Comic-Con for Marvel’s 90-minute appearance in Hall H, where he gave a pretty lengthy update on Phase 4. The Phase Four…
GoPro’s Hero 8 and Max 360 camera pictured in new leak

GoPro’s Hero 8 and Max 360 camera pictured in new leak

Two of GoPro’s upcoming cameras, the Hero 8 action cam and the Max 360 camera, have allegedly been pictured in a series of leaks from Photo Rumors. Alongside the images, the leaks claim that the Hero 8 will double the maximum frame rate of its predecessor, with the ability to shoot in 4K at up…
Trump says he’s ‘watching Google very closely’ after meeting with CEO

Trump says he’s ‘watching Google very closely’ after meeting with CEO

President Trump again took aim at Google in a series of tweets on Tuesday morning, claiming there was an anti-conservative bias at the search giant while also suggesting there was a conspiracy at the company to “illegally subvert the 2020 election,” ideas the company has repeatedly denied. a Wall Street Journal profile last week, and…
Netflix’s Wu Assassins series lacks the Hong Kong cinema magic

Netflix’s Wu Assassins series lacks the Hong Kong cinema magic

The first episode of Netflix’s Wu Assassins opens with a kinetic, preposterous, thoroughly enjoyable Hong Kong cinema throwback fight scene set in a series of halls and stairwells. Railings are hurdled, bullets are dodged, people are pinned to walls with their own knives. It’s a ballet of violence set to over-carbonated electronic music, culminating with…
Nintendo Switch Lite FCC filings confirm a smaller battery and new processor

Nintendo Switch Lite FCC filings confirm a smaller battery and new processor

The new Switch Lite and the slightly improved Nintendo Switch have each appeared in photos at the FCC. And, as you’d hope, they’ve both been thoroughly dissected, so we can get a closer look at what Nintendo seems to have changed from the original model (and what it hasn’t). Nintendo claims that battery life is…