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Adobe developing a program that can detect fake images

Adobe is researching and developing a machine learning program that can detect Photoshopped images. In today’s digital world, fake images can spread across the internet like wildfire. The machine learning program will be able to identify splicing, cloning, and removal. If Adobe’s new software works out, it can help fact-check false content on the web…Continue Reading

YouTube: Three new ways to make cash!

YouTube has announced three new ways for creators to make money: channel subscriptions, merchandise, and something called Premieres, where a creator can play pre-recorded videos live, and interact with the audience in the comment section. Subscriptions allow fans to support their favorite channels, and in return, they get badges, emojis, and member’s only posts in…Continue Reading

‘Roseanne’ spin-off on the way…without Roseanne

A spin-off of the Roseanne show has been picked up by ABC…without Roseanne Barr. It seems most of the original cast will be back on for the new show, which is currently under the working title, The Conners. The family will have to grapple with parenthood, an unplanned pregnancy, and the typical working-class problems the…Continue Reading

Out this weekend: ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’

If you’re going to the movies this weekend, you’re probably going to see Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. It’s the fifth Jurassic movie in the franchise, and if you don’t know what to expect…you’ve unfortunately been watching movies the wrong way. Fallen Kingdom isn’t as good as everyone hoped it would be though. It has a…Continue Reading

Uber drivers made $600K in tips in a year

No, they obviously didn’t make that much individually, but it’s still an impressive number. Since launching the in-app tipping feature, tips have increased by 8%, and 30% since introducing mid-trip ratings and tipping in May. It should be mentioned that this number comes from tips Uber drivers have made around the world, not just in…Continue Reading

The T-Rex was tongue-tied

In movies, TV shows, and other works of art, the T-rex is shown with its tongue sticking out. This has recently been proven to be inaccurate. The most famous dinosaur of all was tongue-tied, meaning its tongue was firmly rooted to the base of its mouth like an alligator. Researchers were able to tell because…Continue Reading

Starbucks to close 150 locations, add healthier drinks

Starbucks’ profits have declined a bit in urban areas, forcing the company to close 150 stores around the country. This is partly due to the recent scandal, and partly because there isn’t a ton of healthy options.The sugar-filled frappaccino is proving to be less and less popular with sales dropping 3% over the last six…Continue Reading

Auto-playing video ads coming to Facebook Messenger

Facebook is adding auto-playing video ads to your messenger app. Only a small amount of people will see this type of ad in the Facebook messenger app at first, but they will gradually increase to more people. 80% of people using Facebook also use the messenger app, and with a population of over 214 millions…Continue Reading