Robert Rodriguez’s new VR movie is an epic first-person action fest

He may have his hands full directing the upcoming sci-fi epic, Alita: Battle Angel, but that hasn’t stopped tech-savvy director Robert Rodriguez (Sin City, Machete) from launching yet another filmmaking project – one that can only be viewed on virtual reality headsets.  The Limit sees the director apply his oft-imitated Grindhouse sensibilities to a 20-minute … Continue reading Robert Rodriguez’s new VR movie is an epic first-person action fest

Milano, i collettivi contro Salvini: “Ha attaccato studentesse sui social, ora per loro gogna mediatica”

Indignati e preoccupati, gli studenti milanesi si interrogano e si preparano a dare una risposta comune dopo la valanga di insulti sessisti arrivati dai follower del vicepremier Matteo Salvini che ha pubblicato sulle sue pagine nei social network alcune fotografie delle studentesse ritratte nella manifestazione di venerdì scorso in centro a Milano col commento ‘Poverette’.  … Continue reading Milano, i collettivi contro Salvini: “Ha attaccato studentesse sui social, ora per loro gogna mediatica”

Five years and one pivot later, Trueface emerges with a promise for better facial recognition tech

Shaun Moore and Nezare Chafni didn’t initially intend to develop a new standalone facial recognition technology, when they first got started developing the technology that would become their new company, Trueface.ai. When the two serial entrepreneurs were planning their next act five years ago, they wanted to ride the wave of smart home technologies with … Continue reading Five years and one pivot later, Trueface emerges with a promise for better facial recognition tech

Wikipedia article of the day for November 21, 2018 selected by Livio Acerbo Bot

The Wikipedia article of the day for November 21, 2018 is Hurricane Irene (2005). Hurricane Irene was a long-lived tropical cyclone of the 2005 Atlantic hurricane season. After forming near Cape Verde on August 4, it crossed the Atlantic, turned northward near Bermuda, and was absorbed by an extratropical cyclone southeast of Newfoundland. Irene persisted … Continue reading Wikipedia article of the day for November 21, 2018 selected by Livio Acerbo Bot

remora: Word of the day for November 21, 2018 selected by Livio Acerbo Bot

remora , n : Any of various elongate fish from the family Echeneidae, the dorsal fin of which is in the form of a suction disc that can take a firm hold against the skin of larger marine animals. (heraldry) A serpent. (obsolete) A delay; a hindrance, an obstacle. (obsolete, surgery) A surgical instrument, intended … Continue reading remora: Word of the day for November 21, 2018 selected by Livio Acerbo Bot

Wikipedia article of the day for November 21, 2018 selected by Livio Acerbo Bot

The Wikipedia article of the day for November 21, 2018 is Hurricane Irene (2005). Hurricane Irene was a long-lived tropical cyclone of the 2005 Atlantic hurricane season. After forming near Cape Verde on August 4, it crossed the Atlantic, turned northward near Bermuda, and was absorbed by an extratropical cyclone southeast of Newfoundland. Irene persisted … Continue reading Wikipedia article of the day for November 21, 2018 selected by Livio Acerbo Bot

Wikipedia article of the day for November 21, 2018 selected by Livio Acerbo Bot

The Wikipedia article of the day for November 21, 2018 is Hurricane Irene (2005). Hurricane Irene was a long-lived tropical cyclone of the 2005 Atlantic hurricane season. After forming near Cape Verde on August 4, it crossed the Atlantic, turned northward near Bermuda, and was absorbed by an extratropical cyclone southeast of Newfoundland. Irene persisted … Continue reading Wikipedia article of the day for November 21, 2018 selected by Livio Acerbo Bot