Modern operating systems support multitasking (mainly preemptive multitasking), multithreading and multiprocessing (including symmetric multiprocessing and heterogeneous multiprocessing). But what are they? Are they different? What do software engineers need to know about these different paradigms? Let me explain! (...)
Do you think you’re good at spotting fake videos, where famous people say things they’ve never said in real life? See how they’re made in this astonishing talk and tech demo. Computer scientist Supasorn Suwajanakorn shows how, as a grad student, he used AI and 3D modeling to create photorealistic fake videos of people synced to audio. Learn more about both the ethical implications and the creative possibilities of this tech — and the steps being taken to fight against its misuse. (...)
These movies have gotten a good reputation over the years, but they weren’t always seen that way. Nostalgia Critic takes a look at by far the silliest of these movies and the most over the top, Mission Impossible 2.
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Adam Savage is obsessed with spacesuits, and his latest costume build for this year’s Comic-Con incognito walk is a replica of the very first spacesuit made for famed aviator Wiley Post in 1935. Adam’s also excited to experiment with Worbla in this build for the helmet, and make heavy use of his sewing machine for this striking suit! (...)
After 7 months of delays, the Apple HomePod is finally seeing its public release. But can it compete with other voice assistants like Google Home and Amazon Echo? Apple’s Tim Cook implies that HomePod took 6-years to develop and was never intended to compete as a voice assistant—rather a stereo replacement. Sonos has the mid-range hi-fi market cornered. Can HomePod take a grasp on the market? (...)
Kurzes Beschleunigungsvideo des brandneuen Seat Ibiza 2017 auf der Basis des MQB-A0 mit dem 115 PS starken 1.0 TSI Dreizylinder-Turbomotor.
85 kW / 115 PS @ 5.000 – 5.500 U/min
200 Nm @ 2.000 – 3.500 U/min
195 km/h VMAX
9,3 Sekunden auf 100 km/h
108 Gramm CO2 pro km (...)
Mit Death Stranding wagt Kojima Productions nach etlichen Metal-Gear-Solid-Spielen einen radikalen Neuanfang. Denn das zunächst für PS4 angekündigte Open-World-Spiel auf Basis der Decima-Engine will nicht weniger als das komplette Genre zu revolutionieren. (...)
This Monday. This channel. This much: The whole enhanced cut of the film as featured on the Blu-Ray.
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Read the full post: ift.tt/2I1Hr8E | MicroLED is a new display technology that is on the verge of entering the mainstream. It can be used in many form factors from small displays like watch faces, all the way up to large TVs. It also has the potential to be used on smartphones. It is similar to OLED (and AMOLED) but overcomes many of the disadvantages of OLED. Want to know more? Please, let me explain. (...)