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Gmail’s spam filter has been repaired

Gmail’s spam filter has been repaired

This story was originally published 2020/07/01 5:25am PDTon Jul 1, 2020 and last updated 2020/07/04 12:09am PDTon Jul 4, 2020.  Spam filters are a thing we rely on every single day to protect us from an overwhelming amount of unwanted messages, but we rarely think about the technology behind them when everything works. When the...

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Gmail’s spam filter is broken for some

Gmail’s spam filter is broken for some

Spam filters are a thing we rely on every single day to protect us from an overwhelming amount of unwanted messages, but we rarely think about the technology behind them when everything works. When the algorithms do break, all hell breaks loose, as we suddenly realize how many emails get filtered regularly. That’s an experience some...

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OnePlus 8 Pro’s color filter mode won’t be disabled after all (except in China), but will receive changes

OnePlus 8 Pro’s color filter mode won’t be disabled after all (except in China), but will receive changes

This story was originally published 2020/05/18 10:05pm PDTon May 18, 2020 and last updated 2020/05/19 7:50am PDTon May 19, 2020.  OnePlus has announced that it will temporarily disable the “color filter” camera on the 8 Pro in a future update, but only the Chinese version of the phone running HydrogenOS will be affected. The camera,...

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OnePlus 8 Pro’s color filter camera makes thin plastics and other materials transparent

OnePlus 8 Pro’s color filter camera makes thin plastics and other materials transparent

The OnePlus 8 Pro comes with a fun extra “color filter camera” that processes infrared light in addition to visible wavelengths. With the help of some post-processing, it creates stunning and weird false-color images. That’s not all there is to it, though. IR light is essentially electromagnetic radiation capable of penetrating certain materials other lightwaves...