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Madame Web Review: Her Webs Entangle More Than They Unravel

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If we talk about cinematic disaster, Madame web can easily top that list. The movie has everything you can expect from a poorly made movie. The dialogues are corny, the VFX and CGI are as bad as it gets, the acting is super dull and what not. Madame Web also has many plotholes that makes no sense in the Sony Spiderverse. Overall, it's a really bad movie.
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WhatsApp Now Stops Users from Taking Screenshots of Profile Photos

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WhatsApp's latest beta update for Android (version #2.24.4.25) now prevents users from taking screenshots of profile pictures. This feature aims to enhance user privacy and prevent unauthorized sharing of profile photos. The update is currently available for WhatsApp beta users on Android and will roll out to more users in the coming weeks.
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Show Desktop Button Missing from Windows 11 Taskbar? Here is the Fix

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Rather unsurprisingly, Microsoft decided to disable the classic "Show desktop" button on Windows 11 to give space for Copilot. This has irked many Windows users who want to instantly declutter everything on screen through the button. If the "Show desktop" button is missing from the Windows 11 Taskbar on your PC, do not worry. You can enable it right away from Taskbar Settings -> Taskbar behaviors -> turn on "Select the far corner of the taskbar to show the desktop" option.
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MrSuicideSheep’s Sheepy Is a Musically Magical Game in a Pixelated Nightmare

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Made by a music creator on YouTube, MrSuicideSheep, Sheepy: A Short Adventure is a 2D platformer game. The game takes you down in a story of a resurrected plushie and their journey. You will witness a perfect sync of music and pixelated art in this game. Sheepy also offers you a lot of hidden discoverable and achievements that will make you play it again. You can enjoy Sheepy for free on Steam.
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OpenAI Launches Sora: A Groundbreaking Text-to-Video AI Model

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OpenAI has unveiled its remarkable text-to-video model, Sora, that can generate AI videos for up to 1 minute. The generated videos are highly detailed and have a resolution of up to 1080p. Unlike existing solutions, Sora-generated videos don't have distortions in the scene, which makes everyone believe that it's trained on gaming engine simulations like Unreal Engine 5. OpenAI says it's a diffusion model built on the transformer architecture. The Sora model is going through safety checks now and currently, it's not available to regular users.
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Google Introduces Gemini 1.5 Pro with a Massive 1 Million Context Window

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After releasing Gemini Advanced with the Ultra 1.0 model last week, Google has announced its next-generation model called Gemini 1.5 Pro. The new model is built on the Mixture-of-Experts (MoE) architecture and supports a massive context window of up to 1 million tokens. It performs nearly the same as the much larger Gemini 1.0 Ultra model. The AI model is currently in limited preview and developers can test it on AI Studio after joining the waiting list.
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5 Features Palworld Needs to Improve Right Now

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Palworld has surpassed all expectations as a survival game, being popularized as the Pokemon game with guns. Even after such success though, the player base has been tanking quick with only 500k average users now. After playing the game for over a couple of weeks, I feel there are some issues that needs to be fixed before new content arrives. We have discussed all those major and minor improvements that Palworld should make to the game here.
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Windows 11 24H2: Features, Release Date, and Requirements

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The new Windows 11 24H2 update is going to bring a number of AI features to PC users. It doesn't have the new visual changes that we expected from Windows 12 this year, but you will get AI-powered features like Super Resolution, Cowriter in Notepad, Voice Clarity, Snap Layout suggestions, and more. Microsoft has also added a new CPU restriction for the 24H2 version. However, CPUs launched after 2010 are safe from the cut-off. The 24H2 update is expected to roll out in October.
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Zuckerberg Tries the Apple Vision Pro, Calls Quest 3 ‘the Better Product’

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Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg took to Instagram to post a video shot by the Meta Quest 3, talking about how he gave the Apple Vision Pro a try. He goes on to say how the Meta Quest 3 is not just 7 times cheaper than the Vision Pro, but also how much more of a practical choice it is for most people. He delves into the different pros of the Quest 3 over the Vision Pro, stating how he likes the hand tracking of the former better, thanks to two physical controllers. Moreover, he also teases the possible return of eye tracking to Meta headsets, which first featured on the Quest Pro.
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OpenAI Gives ChatGPT a ‘Memory’ So It Can Know You Better

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With the new memory addition to ChatGPT, the AI chatbot can now remember who you are, what you like, and your overall preferences. It will make ChatGPT more personal and helpful to users. The memory feature is currently being rolled out to a small portion of ChatGPT free and Plus users. Over the coming days, it will be enabled by default for all ChatGPT users. Keep in mind, your ChatGPT conversations including memories may be used to train and improve OpenAI's AI models.
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Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League Review – Simply a Genre Gaffe

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Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League manages to adapt the popular cast of rogue's gallery over to the gaming audience, dropping a compelling story-line with hard-hitting guns, and fun traversal. However, the game barely has any compelling content to enjoy playing and spending time for it. You will be killing the Justice League, but once you do, you'll be scratching your head once you're done.
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Gemini Ultra vs GPT-4: Google Still Lacks the Secret Sauce

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Touted to be the most capable model by the Google DeepMind team, the Gemini Ultra 1.0 model has been finally released. Gemini Advanced is powered by the Ultra model so we compared it with OpenAI's GPT-4 model. In our tests, we found that Gemini Advanced still lacks rigorous commonsense reasoning capability, hence, it's nowhere close to GPT-4. However, in creating writing, it does a better job than GPT-4. In coding tasks, it's indeed an improvement, but with tools like Code Interpreter in GPT-4, you are likely to get better results in ChatGPT.
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Windows 12 is Not Coming in 2024; It’s Windows 11 24H2 Instead

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In an official Windows Insider Blog, Microsoft confirmed that Windows 11 version 24H2 will be this year's annual feature update. It means Windows 12 is not coming this year, as earlier speculated. You will be getting the Windows 11 24H2 update in September or October this year. Additionally, Microsoft says that Windows 11 will follow an annual feature update cadence, which will be released in the second half of the year.
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How to Replace Google Assistant with Gemini AI on Your Android Phone

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Google has officially started to roll out its Gemini Android app. However, it is currently limited to US users, and if you are not from the US, you will need to make a US Google account. Once you make it, you will be able to find the app listed on Play Store. Now, to set the Gemini AI as your primary voice assistant, open the Gemini app -> tap on Get started -> select I agree. That should automatically set it as your voice assistant. However, if you want to switch between Gemini and Google Assistant, open the Gemini app -> tap on profile icon -> Settings -> Digital assistants from Google -> select the desired assistant.
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Google Rebrands Bard to Gemini; Debuts Ultra 1.0 Model & Android App

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Google is continuously positioning itself as the AI industry leader, and now, the search giant has rebranded Bard to Gemini in a bid to bring Google's family of best AI models to users. It has also introduced Gemini Advanced, which hosts the powerful Ultra model. However, you will have to pay $20 per month to access it. Moreover, Android users can now install the Gemini app on their smartphones whereas iPhone users can access Gemini from the Google app.
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Apex Legends Season 20 Patch Notes: All You Need to Know!

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Apex Legends has officially completed five years, and it is greatly overhauling how the game works. The core gameplay is being augmented with a new 'Legends Upgrade' perk system, EVO Shield changes that are Core to the game, much-awaited ranked upgrades, and a ton of legend and weapon balance changes. We will also see a new a new Straight Shot LTM and collection event with 150 Heirloom Shards as a reward at the start of the season.
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Can’t Wait for Jurassic Park: Survival? Try This Fortnite Creative Map Now!

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Dino Dread Island is a free creative horror map in Fortnite. You can experience the game for free now using the Island code. In this game, you get great AAA title level cinematics, animations and sound. You encounter smart and fast dinos and get some cool weapon to deal with them. If you love a little horror adventure, Dino Dread Island is a must try.
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