James Gunn DC Slate Comic Book Inspirations: Batman, Superman

James Gunn DC Slate Comic Book Inspirations: Batman, Superman

What are you smiling at, Superman?Picture: DC Comics It’s been an exciting week for superhero movie fans, especially if you love DC Comics. This week, James Gunn and Peter Safranwho together run DC Studios at Warner Bros., unveiled the start of their 8 to 10 year plan bring DC heroes like Batman, Superman, and Wonder … Read more

Linda Ronstadt won’t enjoy Last of Us “Long, Long Time”

Linda Ronstadt won’t enjoy Last of Us “Long, Long Time”

Picture: HBO All who have seen eepisode three of The last of us was absolutely tearful about romance at its center. “Long time”—named after Linda Ronstadt’s 1970 hit, who plays a key role in the story –sent the internet into mass hysteria over its tender old men survivors during the apocalypse. But at the same … Read more

AI art generators can simply copy existing images

AI art generators can simply copy existing images

The right image was generated by taking the training data caption for the left image “Living in the Light with Ann Graham Lotz” and then feeding it into the Stable Diffusion prompt. Picture: Cornell University/Extracting Training Data from Diffusion Models One of the main defenses used by those who are optimistic about AI art generators … Read more

Showtime and Paramount+ streaming services to merge

Showtime and Paramount+ streaming services to merge

Picture: PLAY_PH (Shutterstock) A new branding is in the works for Paramount after CEO Bob Bakish announced that the company is merging Showtime and Paramount+. As part of the merger, Paramount+ will be rebranded as Paramount+ With Showtime, which will be overseen by Tom Ryan. Meanwhile, Chris McCarthy will continue to oversee network operations for … Read more