Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg has done something that a few years ago, would have been completely unthinkable. He’s become the first individual creator to reach 100 million subscribers on YouTube, a milestone that has been a long time in the making, and his fans have celebrated by already giving him a bonus 100,000 subscribers, meaning he’s technically at 100.1 million.
If you’ve been anywhere near social media for the last few weeks, you’ve probably seen people posting photos of themselves, but aged to make them look 60, 70, or older. Those photos come from an app called FaceApp, which uses artificial intelligence to age people. The app has actually been around for a few years but only recently gotten attention from the internet at large.
Samsung’s Bixby Assistant is the red-headed stepchild of the personal assistant world and is largely considered an inconvenience by a number of Samsung Galaxy smartphone users. Now the company is hoping to bring Bixby out of the bad books, by launching an app portal in the United States and South Korea.