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Apple Vision Pro U.S. sales plummet

Apple's Vision Pro headset, priced at $3,500, is experiencing a significant drop in U.S. sales. Market analysts report...

Security research team claims to have helped avert a major supply chain attack

JFrog Security Research team continuously scans public repositories such as Docker Hub, NPM, and PyPI to identify malicious...

Intuit lays off 1,800 people amid a shift to AI

Intuit, the company behind QuickBooks, Credit Karma, and TurboTax, is laying off 1,800 employees, which is about 10% of its global workforce. CEO Sasan...

Amazon reviews losing trust as number of fake reviews are uncovered

Amazon's customer review system, once trusted for its verified buyer opinions, is increasingly under scrutiny as more and more stories of fake reviews surface...

New technique spots single-atom defects in semiconductors

Physicists at Michigan State University have developed a groundbreaking method to detect single-atom defects in semiconductors, potentially revolutionizing...

Amazon in “bricking” it’s $2,350 Astro robots after only 10 months

Amazon is set to deactivate all Astro for Business robots on September 25, less than a year after...

Who is the real competition for OpenAI? Hashtag Trending for Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Claude 3.5 is giving OpenAI a real run for its money.  It’s a war of the bots –...

China has a “glut” of AI resources: Baidu CEO

Robin Li Yanhong, the founder and CEO of Baidu, highlighted the overabundance of large language models (LLMs) in...

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Cyber Security Today, July 8, 2024 – New ransomware group discovered, and summer podcast break starts

A new ransomware group is discovered. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Monday July 8th, 2024. I'm Howard Solomon,...

Realizing the costs and impacts of AI and social media: Hashtag Trending in the Summer for Monday, July 8, 2024

Well, I’m back – what did I miss? It seems like we’re discovering the real costs of AI –...

Cyber Security Today, Week in Review for week ending July 5, 2024

Welcome to Cyber Security Today. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for TechNewsday.com. What should management and IT...

Cyber Security Today, July 5, 2024 – Prepare for business email compromise attacks

Prepare for business email compromise attacks. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Friday July 5th, 2024. I'm Howard Solomon,...

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Target’s new AI is aimed at employees

Target is introducing a new generative artificial intelligence tool...

The good and the bad of AI generated code

Generative AI tools are transforming the coding landscape, making...

Microsoft’s AI success may spell defeat for it’s climate goals

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OpenAI’s Chief Scientist Ilya Sutskever Departs Company

Ilya Sutskever, co-founder and chief scientist of OpenAI, has...

OpenAI snubs Microsoft, launching GPT-4o only on macOS

OpenAI, despite Microsoft's substantial $10 billion investment, has chosen...

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NYSE technical error sends stocks tumbling

A technical glitch at the New York Stock Exchange...

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The race to harness AI in big banks heats up

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IMF reports that 40 percent of global employment could be disrupted by AI

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Cyber Security Today, July 3, 2024 – Beware of advanced attack tactics

Beware of advanced attack tactics. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Wedneday July 3rd, 2024. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for TechNewsday.com. Threat actors are getting craftier. That's no surprise. But a...

Cyber Security Today, July 1, 2024 – A critical patch for GitLab

A critical patch for GitLab. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Monday, July 1, 2024. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for TechNewsday.com. Happy Canada Day to listeners in this country. Thanks for...

Cyber Security Today, Week in Review for week ending June 28, 2024

Welcome to Cyber Security Today. This is the Week in Review for the week ending Friday June 28th, 2024. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for TechNewsday.com.   In a few minutes Terry...

Exploring AI’s Promise and Challenges with Steven Karan, VP and Head of Data & Insights for Capgemini Canada | Hashtag Trending Weekend Edition

In this special weekend edition of Hashtag Trending, host Jim Love dives deep into the promise, challenges, and future of data and artificial intelligence with Steven Karan, Vice President and Head of...

Cyber Security Today, June 28, 2024 – Cyber authorities remind developers to switch to memory-safe coding languages

Cyber authorities remind developers to switch to memory-safe coding languages. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Friday June 28th, 2024. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for TechNewsday.com.   Cyber authorities in the U.S.,...

TELUS is high on TIME magazines list of world-wide sustainable companies

TELUS has been honored by TIME Magazine and Statista in the inaugural list of the World's Most Sustainable Companies, ranking 21st out of 500 global companies. The recognition also places TELUS as...

Canadian healthcare industry needs to overcome technological challenges: Hashtag Trending for Friday, June 28th, 2024

Just a heads up that this is our last daily news program next week. We are going to take some much-needed R&R next week and enjoy Canada Day and the 4th of...

Microsoft takes a hit on another cybersecurity crisis

American healthcare provider Geisinger has revealed that over a million of its patient records may have been stolen, with the breach attributed to a former employee of Nuance Communications, a Microsoft subsidiary. The...

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