Daily Archives: June 6, 2018

Apple Deprecates OpenGL Across All OSes; Urges Developers to use Metal

Apple Deprecates OpenGL Across All OSes; Urges Developers to use Metal https://ift.tt/2Jhy3z0 As has long been the story at One Infinite Loop, what Apple giveth is what Apple taketh, and Apple’s latest rendition of OSes is going to be … Continue reading

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AMD Reveals Threadripper 2 : Up to 32 Cores, 250W, X399 Refresh

AMD Reveals Threadripper 2 : Up to 32 Cores, 250W, X399 Refresh https://ift.tt/2Ls7mZn One of the surprises from AMD’s first year of the newest x86 Zen architecture was the launch of the Threadripper platform. Despite the mainstream Ryzen processors … Continue reading

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Trump: I Have ‘Absolute’ Power To Pardon Myself, But Have Done Nothing Wrong

Trump: I Have ‘Absolute’ Power To Pardon Myself, But Have Done Nothing Wrong https://ift.tt/2J7AI2l President Donald Trump argues that his power to pardon would include even himself — but says he doesn’t need to use it because he’s done nothing … Continue reading

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Monsanto No More: Agri-Chemical Giant’s Name Dropped In Bayer Acquisition

Monsanto No More: Agri-Chemical Giant’s Name Dropped In Bayer Acquisition https://ift.tt/2svQGZN A protester takes part in a March Against Monsanto in Paris in May 2016. The European chemical and pharmaceutical giant Bayer is buying Monsanto — and dropping the U.S. … Continue reading

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Google Plans Not to Renew Its Contract for Project Maven, a Controversial Pentagon Drone AI Imaging Program

Google Plans Not to Renew Its Contract for Project Maven, a Controversial Pentagon Drone AI Imaging Program https://ift.tt/2xyTRVB Google will not seek another contract for its controversial work providing artificial intelligence to the U.S. Department of Defense for analyzing drone … Continue reading

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Using A.I. To Turn Real People Into Anime Art

Using A.I. To Turn Real People Into Anime Art https://ift.tt/2LX7eSJ Nijigenka (????) is Japanese for “2D-ification.” Artists take photos of people and turn them into anime characters. But now researchers are starting to have A.I. do the image-to-image translation. Real … Continue reading

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