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Memoji App Uses AI to Turn Your Selfies into Animated Emojis

2017 has been a tremendous year for applications so far as developers continue to reinvigorate the space with artificially intelligent algorithms. However, now another app has popped up in the store and this one is capable of turning your selfies or any other portrait actually, into animated emojis.The app is called “Memoji” and it has been developed by the same team (Lightricks) who’s responsible for the famous photo-editing tool, Facetune. Memoji’s purpose is quite straightforward, it...

Selfie like a Bollywood star: 13 hacks to completely nail it

Now that Instagram and Snapchat have become a smartphone staple and selfie is an official word in the dictionary! One must ensure you always capture the best version of yourself. A few people who nail the selfie game for sure are our Bollywood celebrities. From #IwokeUpLikeThis to #SqaudGoals they nail it all. Here are hacks on how you too can take the perfect selfie: 1. Find your light - BacklitBacklit look- If you turn back on the light if will give you a more backlit look. Which will make...

What to Pack for an Island Escape

[data-uri="nymag.com/thecut/components/mediaplay-image/instances/[email protected]"] { height: 66.625%; } If you’ve been fantasizing about a personal spring break, there’s still time to run off for a long weekend (at least). Maximize your getaway with a short flight to somewhere warm that allows for activity flexibility, whether you want constant stimulation or to get intimate with a lounge chair. One perennial best...