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Google Photos will allow face tags on photos! Understand how

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When you signed out of Google at 2015, Google Photos ran out of useful functionality: tagging or ” tags “for face recognition. This feature lets you organize photos by tagging people and is back on the Google platform.

However, so far the feature is quite limited according to Android Police. You cannot simply open a photo and start identifying friends or family. Google needs to analyze the image with its algorithm and identify the facial features.

Needless to say the algorithm is far from perfect and sometimes does not recognize people. In photos where it works, you can then add and edit tags. The function is available by sliding up or down photos. The news is slowly reaching all users.

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Google Photos Face Tag Interface

Google Photos has been implementing news

Whether it’s improvements or not, it’s subjective but Google has been adding new features to the Photos app. In addition to face tags, the company recently added Memories. This feature uses a layout similar to Instagram Stories to show older photos to users.

So instead of notifying the user to remember X, Memories will appear at the top, allowing the You decide whether to view photos that are 1 year or older. However, it is possible to hide certain periods of time or people. If you wish, you can also disable the function at all.

Google Photos remains the gallery app by default on pure Android devices. Manufacturers like Huawei and Samsung choose to have their own gallery, but Google Photos always comes pre-installed.

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Attention! Bug on Android is frustrating users using PIN code

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Last September, some Pixel users who use the PIN code to unlock their Android could not sign in to their device. Two months later, it seems that this bug has not been fixed and is now affecting third-party smartphones.

There are users of smartphones from Sony and OnePlus who are starting to complain about the same problem. This bug is apparently affecting models running Android 9 or Android 10.

Users cannot access your smartphone by its PIN code

The bug in question occurs when users try to use your PIN code to enter your smartphone. After validating your code, the smartphone screen turns off and then back on the lock screen, as if nothing had happened.

That is, if you have no other method of authentication enabled or available, you will be unable to access your device. A scenario that can be problematic for those who really need to use their smartphone.

Problem will stem from a process of validating your password

Recent Discoveries maintain that the cause of this bug is a method called “Synthetic Password Key”. In short, this method compares the code you entered as stored in the system.

It appears that this procedure is not being completed, returning a null value. It is this null value that is causing Android to crash.

As far as we know, this problem is not widely dispersed in the market, affecting a small group of users. Even so, it is important to alert you to using various smartphone unlocking methods whenever possible.

Google has said that it is aware of the issue and has already referred the case to the appropriate department. However, a solution has not yet been shipped to market.

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You can now hear Samuel L. Jackson’s voice on your Amazon Echo

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Amazon has a habit of making celebrity voices such as singers or actors available in its Alexa smart column, to vary from the standard voice. The most recent addition is Samuel L. Jackson, whose “voice” can be added to the column catalog by 99 cents. All in English only is clear.

This way, Amazon Alexa users can now have Jackson’s voice answering music requests, weather status and all sorts of questions. Just ask Alexa to introduce you to Samuel L. Jackson or buy your voice manually.

Samuel L. Jackson’s voice has been recreated with technology

Instead of recording a ton of pre-made sentences, Amazon used a neural network that converts text to voice. Of course, the actor had to spend hours in the studio recording audio to create a sound base. However, the end result is a kind of deepfake vocal.

Comedy video “predicted” the actor’s voice on Alexa

In 2017, the comedy YouTube channel 80 gumdrops has released a video about a family that just bought an Amazon Alexa. The funniest part is that the column comes with the voice of Samuel L. Jackson by definition. During the video are played several sentences of his most iconic movies, complete with profanity and all.

Alexa will have an option “uncensored”

Samuel L. Jackson is known for his characteristic voice and a great use of profanity in his roles. As such, Amazon includes an unfiltered version of the voice, where the answers will be much more explicit. This option can be enabled or disabled in Alexa settings.

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