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Twitter follows up voice tweets by testing voice DMs

Twitter follows up voice tweets by testing voice DMs Sponsored Links picture alliance via Getty Images It turns out audio tweets were only the beginning of Twitter’s newfound interest in letting users communicate with more than just the written word. On Wednesday, the company told The Verge it’s testing a new feature, starting in Brazil, that will…

Report highlights blindspots in Facebook’s fight against voting misinformation

Report highlights blindspots in Facebook’s fight against voting misinformation Sponsored Links Tetra Images via Getty Images A tool that Facebook says can help state officials monitor voting misinformation doesn’t give users a complete picture of Facebook activity, according to a report from the Tech Transparency Project (TTP). CrowdTangle, the tool in question, can’t monitor content…

Custom iOS 14 widgets have become a TikTok flex

Custom iOS 14 widgets have become a TikTok flex Julia Alexander -The most exciting part of iOS 14 isn’t picture-in-picture video display or the app library — it’s widgets. Instead of once-boring app icons for your calendar or clock that might get placed in a utilities folder, the new wave of widgets let you spice…

Watch a Robot AI Beat World-Class Curling Competitors

Watch a Robot AI Beat World-Class Curling Competitors Gary Stix Artificial intelligence still needs to bridge the “sim-to-real” gap. Deep-learning techniques that are all the rage in AI log superlative performances in mastering cerebral games, including chess and Go, both of which can be played on a computer. But translating simulations to the physical world remains…