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Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Reddit bans r/deepfakes, which was devoted to making AI-powered porn using celebrities' faces, and updates site-wide rules regarding “involuntary pornography”   —  Reddit has banned the r/deepfakes subreddit that's devoted to making AI-powered porn using celebrities' faces …
Feb 7, 2018, 2:00 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Patreon is launching its Snapchat Stories-like photo and video feed for artists as a feature called Lens in its mobile app, after announcing it last year   —  Patreon has launched a new feature that it announced last year: a Snapchat Stories-like feed where artists can share pictures and video with patrons.
Feb 6, 2018, 1:15 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
New US Customs guidelines for border searches of devices still allow search of info stored locally, need “reasonable suspicion” to move info to external devices   —  The US Customs and Border Protection agency has updated its guidelines for electronic border searches …
Jan 5, 2018, 6:20 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Patreon CEO Jack Conte says the company will “press pause” on planned change to service fee for each pledge, set to start Dec. 18, after uproar from creators   —  Patreon has called off plans to add a service fee to patrons' pledges, a proposed update that angered many users.
Dec 13, 2017, 1:07 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Internet pioneers and other tech luminaries including Tim Berners-Lee, Vint Cerf, and Steve Wozniak ask the FCC to cancel its vote repealing Net Neutrality   —  A group of early internet and computing pioneers have called on the Senate's FCC oversight committee to censure next week's net neutrality vote.
Dec 11, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Google announces $45 AIY Vision Kit for Raspberry Pi, touting it as a cheap and simple computer vision system that doesn't require access to cloud processing   —  Google is offering a new way for Raspberry Pi tinkerers to use its AI tools.  It just announced the AIY Vision Kit …
Dec 1, 2017, 5:30 AMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
NY AG says the FCC has ignored multiple requests for logs and records amid NY's investigation of the flood of fake net neutrality comments to the federal agency   —  New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman revealed today that his office has been investigating a flood of spam FCC comments …
Nov 21, 2017, 3:28 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Google announces Poly 3D object library for ARCore, ARKit, and other VR development platforms   —  Google is opening a new platform called Poly where people can find and distribute virtual and augmented reality objects.  The tool is integrated with Tilt Brush and Blocks …
Nov 1, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Reddit shuts down Nazi and white supremacist subreddits, after updating policy to ban content encouraging violence; subreddits banned had 25 to 7,000 users each   —  Reddit has shut down several Nazi and white supremacist subreddits after a policy change banning material that “encourages …
Oct 26, 2017, 2:55 AMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Patreon announces new app directory for API plugins, including WordPress and MailChimp, and developer documentation   —  Patreon is letting users directly link its payment platform to WordPress, MailChimp, and other services.  Today, it's launching an “app directory” of plugins based on its existing API …
Oct 25, 2017, 12:05 PMIn context

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