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New AI system can create fake videos from audio clips, images

New AI system can create fake videos from audio clips, images

Although the results are not absolutely perfect, researchers believe that the software could soon make realistically fake videos only a single click away.

May 23, 2017, 00:48 AM IST

Now, your smartphone can also be 3-D scanner

What if you could turn your smartphone into a 3-D scanner? Now, with this algorithm, you actually can.

Dec 23, 2015, 22:00 PM IST
New system can 'cheaply' process mobile images

New system can 'cheaply' process mobile images

 The system sends a highly compressed image to a central server, and the server sends back an even smaller file, which contains simple instructions for modifying the original image.

Nov 14, 2015, 15:27 PM IST
Watch: Amazing views of Earth from one million miles away

Watch: Amazing views of Earth from one million miles away

 NASA has launched a new website where you can see images of the full, sunlit side of the Earth as it rotates every day.

Oct 20, 2015, 11:49 AM IST

World Photography Day: Celebrate the power of pictures!

Doesn't the idea of a world without cameras seem like a scary concept to you now? If yes, you will know how powerful this visual medium is.

Aug 19, 2015, 18:36 PM IST
Instagram brings search feature to web

Instagram brings search feature to web

 Instagram has introduced a new feature on its website, which allows the users to search for images.

Jul 21, 2015, 15:36 PM IST

Google updates Hangout for iOS

Google has released an update of Google Hangouts app for iOS.

Jun 30, 2015, 17:16 PM IST

NASA spots more 'mysterious' bright spots on Ceres

New images of Ceres from NASA's Dawn spacecraft has provided more visible images of mysterious bright spots and also revealed a pyramid-shaped peak towering over a relatively flat landscape.

Jun 24, 2015, 17:14 PM IST

Huge lava lake spotted on moon orbiting Jupiter

A US radio telescope has captured images of an enormous lava lake on the surface of Io, one of the moons orbiting the planet Jupiter, the Puerto Rico Astronomy Society (PRAS) reported.

Jun 07, 2015, 07:23 AM IST

Twitter, Pinterest rife with images of extremely thin women

Some of the most popular social media sites, such as Twitter, are filled with images of extremely thin women that may have negative effects on females who view them, a new study has found.

May 11, 2015, 17:55 PM IST

Now, optical lens to transform smartphone camera into microscope

A team of scientists has created an optical lens that can be placed on an inexpensive smartphone to magnify images by a magnitude of 120, all for just 3 cents a lens.

May 05, 2015, 21:06 PM IST

Faster 3D camera that works outdoors

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a 3D camera that is inexpensive, produces high-quality images, and works in all environments -- including outdoors.

Apr 26, 2015, 14:14 PM IST
Google decision comes under fire from internet users

Google decision comes under fire from internet users

The Internet Users Associations has condemned Google's decision to forbid users of its Blogger platform to share images and videos of "explicitly" sexual content as an attack on freedom of expression.

Feb 26, 2015, 17:04 PM IST

Sign language commentary, improved images from DD on R-Day

 Improved images and special sign language commentary for the hearing impaired -- national broadcaster Doordarshan's live coverage of the Republic Day parade was impressive this year.

Jan 26, 2015, 15:24 PM IST

New Strings app allows you to take back 'embarrassing' texts and images

A new social networking application called Strings allows users to take back embarrassing texts and images once shared with other users.

Jan 02, 2015, 14:21 PM IST
Tweets with images, hashtags get more re-tweets

Tweets with images, hashtags get more re-tweets

A study that analysed two million tweets has found images in a tweet increases chances of its re-tweet more than four times.

Dec 19, 2014, 14:16 PM IST

Satellite sends image to Earth using laser beam

For the first time, an image taken by a satellite has been sent to Earth using a laser beam, paving the way for instant streaming of satellite images to Earth.

Dec 02, 2014, 18:17 PM IST
ESA publishes first ever pics of Philae Lander's 'bouncy' touchdown

ESA publishes first ever pics of Philae Lander's 'bouncy' touchdown

European Space Agency has published the first ever pics of Philae Lander 's probe moments after its initial touchdown.

Nov 17, 2014, 11:01 AM IST

Ex-Cameron aide Patrick Rock charged over child abuse images

Patrick Rock, a former senior adviser to British Prime Minister David Cameron was today charged by police over illegal child abuse images.

Jun 27, 2014, 21:58 PM IST

New machine can extract images from your mind

Researchers claim to have developed a revolutionary machine that can extract images from people`s brains and display them on a screen.

May 25, 2014, 14:47 PM IST