Pixelmator Pro update brings ML Super Resolution feature

Pixelmator Pro update brings ML Super Resolution feature

Pixelmator today released an update to its Pixelmator Pro Avalon image editing software. The new ML Super Resolution feature increases the resolution of images while maintaining sharpness and levels of detail, making (to a degree) the ‘enhance image’ operation in detective shows a reality. Compared to a simple nearest neighbor upscaling algorithm the Pixelmator is…

Instagram expands anti-bullying system, starts issuing alerts over offensive captions

Instagram expands anti-bullying system, starts issuing alerts over offensive captions

Instagram has announced that its platform will start warning users when it detects that they’re about to post a potentially offensive caption on a photo or video. This new feature marks the expansion of the anti-bullying system Instagram introduced earlier this year. In July, Instagram rolled out an AI-powered system that warns users when they…

Kodak will shut down its Kodakit on-demand photography service in January

Kodak will shut down its Kodakit on-demand photography service in January

On December 12, Eastman Kodak announced that it is ending Kodakit, its service for connecting photographers with new gigs. In the announcement posted on the Kodakit website, Kodak says that it will wrap up the service’s operations by the end of January 2020. The company will terminate its Photographer Agreement effective after January 31, but…

Laowa 15mm F2 Zero-D sample gallery: aurora borealis and architecture

Laowa 15mm F2 Zero-D sample gallery: aurora borealis and architecture

The Laowa 15mm F2 Zero-D from Venus Optics is a fast, wide prime lens for full frame mirrorless cameras, available in RF-mount, E-mount, and Z-mount. Like Lawoa’s other ‘Zero-D’ lenses it’s designed to have extremely limited distortion despite the short focal length. We’ve included a number of images representing two common use cases for this…

‘Home Alone 2’ Wikipedia Page Gets Edited Briefly To Troll Donald Trump

‘Home Alone 2’ Wikipedia Page Gets Edited Briefly To Troll Donald Trump

Image via IMDbEven before his presidency, Donald Trump had been no stranger to his mug appearing on screens. The former reality star cameoed in numerous films, including 1992’s Home Alone 2: Lost In New York. In the sequel, Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Culkin) accidentally boards the wrong flight and is separated from his family. He thus…

Samsung’s Smart Refrigerators Now Store Cool World Trivia and Word of the Day

Samsung’s Smart Refrigerators Now Store Cool World Trivia and Word of the Day

Thirst for knowledge on tap through new Internet of Things app with Britannica and Merriam-Webster Feed your curiosity on Samsung smart refrigerators with Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Day and Britannica’s On This Day. Samsung In addition to shopping for groceries on InstaCart, ordering an Uber ride, streaming tunes on Spotify, keeping an eye on Ring…