The latest AI creation from Google is akin to autocorrect, but instead of making suggestions based on words, AutoDraw will give you clip art-esque suggestions based upon your sketches. Not only is the matching process pretty darn intelligent, but it works as you draw — with each finished line an array of new suggestions will appear on the top bar. Naturally, there will be some mismatches and inexplicable suggestions, but as the tool utilises machine learning, it will theoretically improve with u
We've already had some time with the new camera, so check out our hands-on Nikon D7500 review for our first impressions, but here are some of the highlights to get you up to speed...1. It uses the same sensor as the D500That's right, the Nikon D7500 has the same brilliant 20.9MP APS-C DX-format sensor that's in the D500. It has a 3.2-inch tilt-angle touchscreenInstead of a rear screen that sits flush with the body, as on the D7200, the Nikon D7500 sports a tilt-angle touchscreen with a 922,000-d
Though 2015's Star Wars Battlefront wasn't quite the shooter we were looking for, it appears that Star Wars Battlefront 2 will indeed address many of our issues with the previous entry, if this leaked trailer on Vimeo is anything to go by. The trailer gives us our first glimpse at the game's new single-player campaign, a feature that was sorely lacking from the series' prior instalment. It deals with "an untold soldier's story", in this case, a female soldier in the Empire. Cut to a montage of i
One of the key features of Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus handsets will not be available when the phones ship, the smartphone giant has revealed. The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will be released on April 21 in the US and April 28 in all other regions, including the UK and Australia, but Samsung has just disclosed that the voice-control element of its Bixby assistant won’t be ready at launch. We’ve known that Bixby Voice was going to roll out to English territories starting with the U
One of the big new features for gamers in the Creators Update is a new Game Mode. For whatever reason, that is not the case with Windows 10, or at least it wasn’t before the Creators Update arrived. Theme colors now support the full rainbowThe Creators Update gives users more granular control over the appearance of Windows 10. But with the Creators Update, Microsoft has moved all of Windows’ security features into the hub—calling it Windows Defender Security Center. Ads suck… but you can turn th
A trailer for Star Wars: Battlefront 2 appears to have leaked, and if you manage to watch it over here before it's inevitably pulled down you'll probably glean a few interesting facts from it. Chiefly – and as we've already learned – Battlefront 2 will have a single-player campaign. It appears that the woman featured at the beginning of the trailer, an Empire soldier, will figure heavily into it. Then the trailer offers a collage of lots of real wars happening. Oh, and if you pre-order you'll ge
Overwatch's latest seasonal event is underway, introducing balance changes, new skins, and a new four-player PvE brawl: Overwatch Uprising. Here's some tips to get you started taking the city back from the omnics:Know the fightOverwatch Uprising is a bit more substantial than the previous PvE event, Junkenstein's Revenge. This time around, players will fight across the entire King's Row map, rather than simply defend a single point. The Uprising event can be played on four difficulty modes: Norm
The pan-European Euro Stoxx 600 was up 0.62 percent shortly after the open with almost all sectors and major bourses in positive territory. Daimler pre-released better-than-expected first-quarter profits which showed earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) soared 87 percent when compared to the same period last year. The German automaker's shares jumped over 2 percent on the news. Britain's biggest retailer, Tesco, beat forecasts for full-year profits as its recovery appeared to gather momentum.
Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed the situation in North Korea with U.S President Donald Trump on a telephone call on Wednesday, China's state broadcaster said. Xi stressed that a resolution of tensions on the Korean peninsula should be achieved by peaceful means. The phone call came a week after Trump and Xi met face-to-face for the first time at a summit in Florida. This is a breaking news story. Follow CNBC International on Twitter and Facebook.
In a statement to CNBC, Samsung said the voice portion of the virtual assistant will be available to stateside customers only in spring, likely following a software update. "Key features of Bixby, including Vision, Home and Reminder, will be available with the global launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 on April 21," the statement said. "Bixby Voice will be available in the U.S. on the Galaxy S8 later this spring." The Journal said Samsung executives were still discussing on when to make Bixby availa