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Wyze will try pay-what-you-want model for its AI-powered person detection

Wyze will try pay-what-you-want model for its AI-powered person detection

Smart home company Wyze is experimenting with a rather unconventional method for providing customers with artificial intelligence-powered person detection for its smart security cameras: a pay-what-you-want business model. On Monday, the company said it would provide the feature for free as initially promised, after it had to disable it due to an abrupt end to…
Audi Cancelling Base Model R8, Says Farewell With Limited Edition – Motor1

Audi Cancelling Base Model R8, Says Farewell With Limited Edition – Motor1

The entry-level R8's swan song gets some Performance trims. For the 2021 model year, Audi has decided to take the entry-level R8 V10 out of its lineup. That won't be without a proper swan song, though, as the German automaker whips out a Limited Edition model as a bid farewell. Limited only to 30 units,…
Tesla Model Y Design Flaw Seems To Plague Ford Mustang Mach-E Too – InsideEVs

Tesla Model Y Design Flaw Seems To Plague Ford Mustang Mach-E Too – InsideEVs

Tesla advocates usually get mad when our articles point to issues in the company’s cars. Apart from the usual bashing, a few arguments are worth consideration, such as one related to the Ford Mustang Mach-E. One of these guys said it had the same design flaw we pointed out for the Model Y. And he…
Tesla’s Model Y just got a $3,000 price cut

Tesla’s Model Y just got a $3,000 price cut

Tesla has lowered the purchase price of its Model Y by $3,000, so its Long Range AWD will now cost $49,990, Electrek reported. The Model Y just began shipping in March, and earlier this month Tesla reported better-than-expected delivery numbers for all its vehicles in the second quarter, so the reason for the price cut…
See Tesla Model Y And Ford Mustang Mach-E Side By Side For First Time – InsideEVs

See Tesla Model Y And Ford Mustang Mach-E Side By Side For First Time...

At least these are the first pictures we've seen of these two EVs next to each other. The biggest showdown between EVs in 2020 is undoubtedly that the Tesla Model Y and the Mustang Mach-E will perform when the Ford is finally for sale. No one has seen them side by side in the wild…
Model 777 — Luca Iaconi-Stewart

Model 777 — Luca Iaconi-Stewart

1:60 SCALE MODEL OF AN AIR INDIA BOEING 777-300ER, MADE ENTIRELY FROM MANILA FOLDERSThis project traces its beginnings to an architecture class in high school where we learned to use manila file folders to roughly model our building ideas. The more I worked with paper, the more I fell in love with its versatility. At…
Ford GT To Get New Colors For 2021 Model Year – Carscoops

Ford GT To Get New Colors For 2021 Model Year – Carscoops

The 2021 Ford GT will be available with a host of different colors to help distinguish it from the previous model years. Taking to Twitter, Ford announced that “an all-new graphics package with customizable colors will be available for the 2021 Ford GT.” A GIF included in the tweet shows the mid-engined supercar in a…
Facebook’s AI model for understanding queries over tabular data

Facebook’s AI model for understanding queries over tabular data

What the research is: TaBERT is the first model that has been pretrained to learn representations for both natural language sentences and tabular data. These sorts of representations are useful for natural language understanding tasks that involve joint reasoning over natural language sentences and tables. A representative example is semantic parsing over databases, where a…
New model challenges idea that Pluto started out frozen

New model challenges idea that Pluto started out frozen

Young Pluto — Surface images used to test “cold start” vs. “hot start” ideas. Scott K. Johnson - Jun 22, 2020 8:00 pm UTC Pluto’s recategorization as a dwarf planet may have caused some past anger, but there has never been a better time to be a Pluto fan. Since the New Horizons mission gave…
AI model creates 3D avatars from a person’s picture – VentureBeat

AI model creates 3D avatars from a person’s picture – VentureBeat

What if all it took to create a realistic digital avatar of a person was a single image? In a paper accepted to the Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) 2020, researchers at Imperial College London and FaceSoft.io, a startup leveraging AI and machine learning for facial analysis, describe AvatarMe, a technique that’s…

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Google Chrome users may have been impacted by a massive spying...

(CNN) — Google Chrome extensions downloaded more than 32 million times were used to spy on the popular browser’s users in a massive global surveillance campaign, according to a new report. The report, from cybersecurity firm Awake Security, found at least 111 “malicious or fake” Chrome extensions capable of taking screenshots, stealing login credentials and…

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