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Vertical video haters win the war — Instagram’s IGTV has a horizontal view

Instagram Instagram’s IGTV launched with one main differentiating feature from platforms like YouTube — vertical video. But a year later, IGTV is conforming to traditional video with support for horizontal videos. On Thursday, May 23, Instagram shared an update that brings the more traditional horizontal video aspect ratio to the mobile-focused video platform. At launch, […]

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Windows Solitaire inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Fame

Enlarge Microsoft The classic Windows game Solitaire has joined such landmarks as Doom, Tetris, and World of Warcraft in being inducted into the Strong Museum of Play’s World Video Game Hall of Fame. The award recognizes Solitaire‘s role as a significant part of gaming’s history. Solitaire was first bundled with Windows 3.0. Much like the other notable bundled […]

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The CEO behind a David Beckham deepfake video thinks we will have totally convincing digital humans in 3 years

Using deepfake technology, Synthesia was able to make David Beckham speak nine languages.Malaria Must Die/YouTube The CEO of UK-based AI video startup Synthesia, Victor Riparbelli, thinks we’ll see photorealistic computer-generated humans in the next three years. Synthesia is the company behind a recent video of David Beckham where the soccer player appears to be speaking […]