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A Virtual Version of Pac-Man
Researchers in Singapore have developed The Human Pacman, a human version of the classic arcade game by superimposing the virtual 3D game world on to city streets and buildings. Players are equipped with a headset, goggles and a wearable computer, whose central system keeps track of all their movements with the aid of GPS receivers and a wireless local are network according to BBC News. – By Brittany Sauser
A horrifying new AI app swaps women into porn videos with a click
Deepfake researchers have long feared the day this would arrive.
The worst technology of 2021
Face filters, billionaires in space, and home-buying algorithms that overpay all made our annual list of technology gone wrong.
The radical intervention that might save the “doomsday” glacier
Researchers are exploring whether building massive berms or unfurling underwater curtains could hold back the warm waters degrading ice sheets.
In a further blow to the China Initiative, prosecutors move to dismiss a high-profile case
MIT professor Gang Chen was one of the most prominent scientists charged under the China Initiative, a Justice Department effort meant to counter economic espionage and national security threats.
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