Sony Is Back to Making Compact Phones With the Xperia 5

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. It is traditional for Sony to launch two flagship phones per year, so naturally, everyone expected its big IFA 2019 announcement to be the Xperia 2. After all, it released the Xperia 1 earlier this year. Instead, Sony unveiled […]

Facebook is making its own deepfakes and offering prizes for detecting them – gpgmail

[ad_1] Image and video manipulation powered by deep learning, or so-called “deepfakes,” represent a strange and horrifying facet of a promising new field. If we’re going to crack down on these creepy creations, we’ll need to fight fire with fire; Facebook, Microsoft, and many others are banding together to help make machine learning capable of […]

Launching from beta, ProGuides is making money ensuring that gamers never play alone – gpgmail

[ad_1] When ProGuides pulled the covers off of its service earlier this year, the young Los Angeles-based startup intended to give gamers a way to train with professional and semi-pro esports players from around the world. But as users signed on to the service, it became clear that they weren’t looking for training necessarily… Instead […]

Disney is making an Obi-Wan series with Ewan McGregor – gpgmail

[ad_1] The rumors have been suggesting it for a while now, and fans have been pretty much begging for it… and it’s happening: Ewan McGregor will return to the role of Obi-Wan for a new Disney+ series. Disney dropped the news at a panel during D23 this evening, almost immediately after premiering the trailer for […]

Cloudflare has a third co-founder, Lee Holloway, who’s credited with making the company what is today – gpgmail

[ad_1] Not every co-founder is acknowledged at the companies that they help to launch. Sometimes, they quit or they’re elbowed out. Often, they’re conveniently written out of the company’s history. In the case of Cloudflare, a third co-founder who began the company with CEO Matthew Prince and COO Michelle Zatlyn is little known outside the […]

Making sense of the WeWork S-1 (or trying to) – gpgmail

[ad_1] Hello and welcome back to Equity, gpgmail’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. Today is our promised Equity Shot (a short-form, single-topic episode) on the WeWork S-1. You can read Kate’s notes here, or Alex’s here as a place to start. Given that we didn’t know when the WeWork S-1 […]

No, AMD Hasn’t Quit Making Reference 5700 and 5700 XT GPUs

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. There’s an odd rumor going around that AMD has killed off its reference RX 5700 and RX 5700 XT GPU designs, or that it intends to do so once AIB’s custom cards are in-market. It started with French site […]

Facebook denies making contradictory claims on Cambridge Analytica and other ‘sketchy’ apps – gpgmail

[ad_1] Facebook has denied contradicting itself in evidence to the UK parliament and a US public prosecutor. Last month the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) committee wrote to the company to raise what it said were discrepancies in evidence Facebook has given to international parliamentarians vs evidence submitted in response to the Washington, […]

MaC Ventures, the brainchild of Adrian Fenty and Marlon Nichols, is quietly making its first investments – gpgmail

[ad_1] MaC Ventures, the new Los Angeles-based investment firm formed from the merger of Cross Culture Ventures and M Ventures, has quietly started deploying capital from its fund. One of the firm’s first disclosed investments is Edge Delta, which announced a $3 million seed round earlier this week. The Seattle-based company, which has a tool […]

19 Email Marketing Mistakes To Avoid Making in 2019

[ad_1] Email marketing is a powerful marketing tool but only if you are doing it right. Unfortunately, many brands these days make email marketing mistakes which cost them opens and conversions. It isn’t rare that for some brands things have been going well until at some point some they report a rise of the unsubscriptions. […]