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27 top character design tips

Character design can be a tricky beast to tackle. Creating your own character from scratch involves a lot of creative thinking. Although many of the classic characters familiar to us all through cartoons, movies and advertising look straightforward, a lot of skill and effort will have gone into making them so effective. From Mickey Mouse’s […]

AI doesn’t always need to be more human

There’s no shortage of ethical, moral, and even legal debates raging right now over artificial intelligence’s mimicry of humanity. As technology advances, companies continue to push the boundaries with virtual assistants and conversational AI, striving in most cases to more closely approximate real-life person-to-person interactions. The implication is that “more human” is better. But that’s […]

Top Tips for Choosing a Web Designer

It’s imperative for businesses to make a positive impression with their websites since the internet is increasingly becoming part of society. Mostly, a website is one aspect considered by clients before deciding on whom to choose. Therefore, it’s of the essence to employ the services of a great web designer. Important things to consider when […]

Huawei dropped by SDA; say goodbye to SD card, hello to NM Card

More news about Huawei will be heard and we don’t think the subject will end anytime soon. Here’s another blow to Huawei’s side: the SD Association is dropping the top Chinese OEM. This means in the near future, SD support will not be available. There is no official announcement or confirmation yet but a source […]

8 Best AirDrop Alternatives for Windows to Share Files (2019)

If you are using a Mac or an iOS device, you must be pretty well aware of AirDrop, Apple’s simple system to transfer files between its devices. While we quite like the feature, as it makes for a seamless and easy file sharing between iDevices, it’s not without its flaws. Firstly, AirDrop has its fair share […]

Asus teases AMD X570 chipset motherboard launches – Mainboard – News

The Computex 2019 teasers continue, this time from PC-industry goliath Asus. The most interesting teasers so far seem to be from Asus ROG, the firm’s PC gaming brand, rather than the more general consumer products that come with Asus branding. Motherboards Asus ROG has shared a collage of motherboards that are “coming soon,” via its […]

It turns out that Steve Martin is really into Aboriginal art

Steve Martin is a man of many talents. He’s a gifted actor, a wonderful comedian, a big banjo enthusiast, and, it seems, a massive collector of… aboriginal art. Yep, when the Planes, Trains and Automobiles star isn’t treading the boards or twanging out a few bluegrass numbers, he’s adding to his ever-growing art collection. A […]

Sony confirms PS5 specs and shows off console’s speed

Sony on Tuesday further confirmed several key details about its next generation console at its Investor Relations presentation while also showing off a few seconds of the device’s loading speed. “We will harness the power of new technology to offer completely transformative and immersive gaming experiences,” the company said. Though Sony did not announce any […]

Malware designed to steal money from banks grew 60 percent in Q1

Revealing a worrying global trend, security researchers have found that malware files designed to steal credentials and money from users’ bank accounts rose to around 30,000 in the first quarter of 2019, up from 18,500 in the previous quarter, a growth of over 60 per cent. Mobile banking Trojans are one of the most rapidly-developing, […]

Streaming in Canada this week on Amazon Prime Video, Crave and Netflix [May 20 — 26]

Every week, MobileSyrup goes over some of the most notable movies and TV shows to recently hit Canadian streaming platforms. Typically, this column focuses on content from Amazon Prime Video Canada, Crave and Netflix Canada, although other streaming services may be mentioned when relevant. Shows or movies that are made in Canada, involve notable Canadian […]