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Mobile News - Week of November 23, 2020

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The latest news and information about startups and innovations from the mobile world.
Hope you are having a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend and day off!
My favorite article this week is the interactive New York Times’ fake people writeup.
It’s hard to imagine 10 years ago that there are now businesses that sell fake people. If you just need a couple of fake people for your game, or to make your company website more diverse — you can get their photos for free on ThisPersonDoesNotExist.com.
Adjust their likeness as needed; make them old or young or any color of your choosing. If you want your fake person animated, a company called Rosebud.AI can do that and can even make them talk.
Super fun to play! =)
Here are the top mobile news this week >
  • AI - Deep fake and generative adversarial network
  • Fortnite vs Apple
  • Foxconn moving to Vietnam
  • Statistics - 348M smartphone shipped
  • Facebook - Ad saturated?

Do These A.I.-Created Fake People Look Real to You?
To Fight Apple and Google’s Grip, Fortnite Creator Mounts a Crusade
Foxconn to shift some Apple production to Vietnam to minimise China risk
Global smartphone market Q3 2020
Facebook Ads Could Be Reaching Saturation Point
Techstars Startup Digest Mobile is curated by:
Edith Yeung Edith Yeung - General Partner at Race Capital
edith.yeung@startupdigestmail.com
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