OpenAI's New AI Model Shap-E Can Generate 3D Objects from Text
Unlike conventional models, Shap-E generates the parameters of implicit functions that can be rendered as both textured meshes and neural radiance fields (NeRF). The new model can produce high-quality 3D models in a fraction of time.
Google Will Start Deleting Inactive Accounts Later This Year
Google announced an updated policy for inactive accounts. Starting this year, if an account has not been used for two years, it can be automatically deleted with all of its content, including Google Workspace data, YouTube, and Google Photos.
Apple and Google Team Up to Tackle Unwanted Tracking Through Tracking Devices
After increasing complaints from users about unwanted surveillance and concerns over devices' safety, the companies announced the development of the new technology that can combat the misuse of Bluetooth devices for location tracking.
Google Has Officially Introduced Its New Pixel Fold Smartphone
The smartphone features a triple-lens rear camera with a 48MP primary camera, a 10.8MP ultra-wide, and a 10.8MP telephoto with 5x optical zoom. There's also a 9.5MP camera on the cover display, and an 8MP camera on the foldable screen.
Microsoft's Phone Link App for iOS Is Now Rolling out to All Windows 11 Users
iPhone owners can now sync their smartphones with the Phone Link app to make and receive calls, send and receive messages via iMessage, get notifications from their mobile devices, and view their phone contacts on their Windows 11 PC.
Microsoft Is Making DALL-E-Based AI Image Generator Available for All Edge Users
To use the feature in Edge, simply click on the Image Creator icon in the browser's sidebar and type in what you want to see, and get your image generated within seconds. The image you create can be downloaded and used anywhere.
YouTube Will No Longer Run Overlay Ads on Desktop Starting April 6
YouTube will no longer display overlay ads atop videos that users are watching on the desktop app and web browsers, the company announced in a YouTube Help forum post. This ad format has long been unavailable on mobile devices, too.