On TikTok, liberal teens put makeup on to look right wing (and vice versa) | TikTok- Tempemail

If you’re on TikTok, you’ll know Gen Z can tell if you’re a millennial from a side part and skinny jeans. Now, a new TikTok trend suggests teenagers on the app know someone’s political standing from the way they use eyeliner. Dubbed the “Republican-sona” makeover, Gen Z is creating their Continue Reading

The horrific abuse of sports stars exposes social media’s mob rule | Online abuse- Tempemail

After covering last Saturday’s Wales-England rugby match, the BBC’s reporter Sonja McLaughlan found herself sitting in her car in tears. She had received a torrent of sexist obscenities and abuse on social media. “Toxic, embarrassing, disgraceful, appalling,” she said. She was not alone. After apparently being glimpsed on video absent-mindedly Continue Reading

Pakistani court grants bail to Christian in blasphemy case bail bail court Christian court- Tempemail

A Pakistani court on Monday granted bail to a Christian man convicted in 2018 while still a teenager of insulting Islam by posting a picture of Islam’s holiest site on social media, a defense lawyer said. The court order in the eastern city of Lahore came more than four years Continue Reading

Stop with the #selfcare posts – taking a day off isn’t an option for most people- Tempemail

It’s OK if you haven’t done anything today. Cut yourself some slack – we’re living in a global pandemic #selfcare” That seems to be the gist of a good chunk of social media posts, floating around since March. And the authors of those nuggets have really been hitting their stride Continue Reading

Gootkit RAT Using SEO to Distribute Malware Through Compromised Sites – Tempemail

A framework notorious for delivering a banking Trojan has received a facelift to deploy a wider range of malware, including ransomware payloads. “The Gootkit malware family has been around more than half a decade – a mature Trojan with functionality centered around banking credential theft,” Sophos researchers Gabor Szappanos and Continue Reading

Mobile malware evolution 2020 | Securelist- Tempemail

These statistics are based on detection verdicts of Kaspersky products received from users who consented to providing statistical data. The year in figures In 2020, Kaspersky mobile products and technologies detected: 5,683,694 malicious installation packages, 156,710 new mobile banking Trojans, 20,708 new mobile ransomware Trojans. Trends of the year In Continue Reading

On the scene, like a sex-obsessed machine: when a robot writes a play | Stage

Kazuo Ishiguro, whose new novel Klara and the Sun is about artificial intelligence, has said he is worried about a time when an AI programme is able to write fiction “that can make me cry, that can show human emotions … that can have the capacity for empathy”. The first Continue Reading

Legal Tech CEO Shares 10 Leadership Tips for Women – Tempemail

Women in Tech (WIT) Conversations is an all-women virtual forum launched recently to spark interaction and impart professional insights for the advancement of women in the South African tech space.  A collaboration between legal technology firm, LexisNexis South Africa, and information technology vendor, Dell Technologies, the sessions see some of Continue Reading

Deep Nostalgia: ‘creepy’ new service uses AI to animate old family photos | Artificial intelligence (AI)- Tempemail

Deep Nostalgia, a new service from the genealogy site MyHeritage that animates old family photos, has gone viral on social media, in another example of how AI-based image manipulation is becoming increasingly mainstream. Launched in late February, the service uses an AI technique called deep learning to automatically animate faces Continue Reading

Vodacom Launches First-of-its-Kind Mobile Health Service in DRC – Tempemail

Vodacom and Mondia have partnered to launch ‘Mum & Baby’ across the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Mum & Baby is a free-of-charge mobile health intervention service that provides subscribers with maternal, neonatal and child health information designed to encourage good health practices amongst pregnant women, mothers, partners and Continue Reading