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Count your bees with this Raspberry Pi project

Bees need all the help they can get. Thus programmer Mat Kelsey created a bee counter to see just how many of his winged honeymakers are hanging out in his hives. His system, which uses a Raspberry Pi and a machine learning algorithm that recognizes the number of individual bees ...

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What to expect at WWDC 2018

iOS 12 Let’s just be blunt here: iOS 11 was plagued by a stream of frustrating issues that eroded some confidence in Apple’s software. Clearly, that can’t be allowed to happen again. It’s no surprise then that nearly everything we’ve heard suggests iOS 12 is more about squashing bugs and ...

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MoviePass parent company gets into the film production business

Helios and Matheson CEO Ted Farnsworth told Variety the deal “signals our long-term commitment to the movie business.” MoviePass is scheduled to release two movies in June, including American Animals and a co-production with EFO Films, Gotti, starring John Travolta. According to Randall Emmitt of EFO Films, “What impresses me ...

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Apple HomePod review: Great sound, but it's trapped in Apple's world – CNET

Apple’s $349 (£319, AU$499) Siri-powered HomePod smart speaker produces awesome sound across a broad range of genres, making it stand out, particularly compared to the $199 Sonos One, Google’s $399 Home Max and Amazon’s next-gen $100 Echo. Its crazy-fast setup and excellent long-range Siri microphones also make it appealing. Offering multiroom audio and stereo pairing, courtesy ...

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