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Uber Is Casting Single Parents and Immigrants to Parrot Talking Points In New Ad

Uber is looking for “genuine” drivers who value its “flexibility and consistency” for an upcoming campaign, according to a casting call. Uber will be running a new campaign to find ride-hail and delivery drivers who have “genuine” stories, and who “value Uber’s flexibility and consistency” as part of a future ad campaign. All of Us…

AI-Generated Art Scene Explodes as Hackers Create Groundbreaking New Tools

Over the last few months, an AI-generated art scene has exploded as hackers have been modifying an OpenAI model to make astonishing image-generation tools. All you have to do to guide these systems is to prompt them with the image you want. For example, you might prompt them with the text: “a fantasy world.” With…

FCC Investigating Whether Cuban Government Is Jamming HAM Radio

The federal government is looking into mysterious signals from Havana, which are jamming radio frequencies. Since the anti-government protests started last week, HAM radio operators from Florida claim that Cuba has been blocking their radio frequencies. The Federal Communications Commission has launched an investigation into this matter. Motherboard was told by a spokesperson for the FCC…

The Hubble Telescope Is Back Online a Month After Going Dark

According to the mission team, science operations will resume in a matter of days. The world’s space lovers collectively breathed a sigh of relief Friday after NASA announced the Hubble Space Telescope was restored to online operation more than a month after it was shut down due to a failure with its primary computer. This caused speculation…

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Apollo Astronaut Michael Collins, Pilot During the Moon Landing, Dies at 90

Michael Collins did not walk on the Moon, but his role in the historic Apollo 11 mission was every bit as vital. At the age of 90, Michael Collins, an astronaut who flew Apollo 11’s command module with his crewmates, became the first human to walk on the Moon. The Collins family released a statement saying…