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Canadian is among foreign nationals pleading guilty to involvement with Lockbit ransomware

Two foreign nationals have pleaded guilty in the US District of New Jersey to their involvement in the...

Amazon cracks down on workers tapping in in for coffee

Amazon is intensifying its crackdown on employees who circumvent its return-to-office requirements. Reports from Business Insider indicate that...

CrowdStrike update causes global IT outages, fix is available

Some airlines, banks and government services around the world have been affected by a faulty software update for Windows PCs running CrowdStrike’s Falcon security...

Charges dismissed in SolarWinds hacking case

A judge has dismissed most of the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) fraud charges against SolarWinds related to statements made before and after the...

Security weaknesses at Git Hub could have devastating impacts: Hashtag Trending for Tuesday, July 16, 2024

A new report exposes security weaknesses in a popular tool used by millions of developers, Samsung faces its...

Google’s Gemini AI caught scanning private Google Drive documents without permission

Google's Gemini AI has come under fire for scanning private PDF documents in Google Drive without user consent....

New Quantum Computer claims to break Google’s quantum supremacy by 100-fold

A major breakthrough in quantum computing has been achieved by Quantinuum, which has developed a 56-qubit H2-1 quantum...

Samsung workers strike claiming harsh working conditions

Giheung, South Korea— Women working on Samsung Electronics' 8-inch semiconductor production line are striking, citing severe working conditions....

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Microsofts AI voice generator deemed “too dangerous to release.”

Microsoft has developed a groundbreaking AI voice generator, VALL-E 2, which achieves human-level accuracy in text-to-speech (TTS) synthesis....

Massive AT&T breach in 2022 one of the largest private communications data breaches

AT&T announced a significant data breach affecting nearly all of its mobile phone customers, marking one of the...

EU accuses Elon Musk’s X of deceiving users and violating European content rules

The European Commission has accused Elon Musk's social media platform X, formerly Twitter, of deceiving users and violating...

The Microsoft AI feature you may never see: Hashtag Trending for Monday, July 15, 2024

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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

Microsoft's ambitious strides in AI technology are now posing...

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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AI could displace more than 50% of banking jobs, according to new Citigroup report

In a recent report by Citigroup, the global investment...

NYSE technical error sends stocks tumbling

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

Cancelling your credit card may not stop streaming service charges

Many consumers believe that changing their credit card can...

The race to harness AI in big banks heats up

The journey to harness Artificial Intelligence (AI) within the...

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

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has issued a stark...

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US voters strongly prefer a cautious approach to AI: Survey

A significant majority of American voters prefer a cautious approach to AI development over a rapid race to outpace China, according to a new poll shared with TIME. The findings suggest a...

Uncontrolled AI could undermine democracy: Anthropic CEO

In a recent interview, Dario Amodei, CEO of Anthropic, highlighted significant concerns about the potential risks poorly managed AI systems pose to democracy. He emphasized that Anthropic distinguishes itself from competitors like...

Customers concerned about AI customer service

Customers would prefer companies to ignore AI when it comes to aftersales service, according to a report published today. In a December 2023 survey by industry watcher Gartner, 64 percent of 5,728...

Streaming giants challenge Canada’s new content funding rules

Global streaming companies are pushing back against new Canadian regulations that require them to contribute a portion of their Canadian revenues to support local content production, including news. In June, the Canadian Radio-television...

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 the analysis of materials used in modern electronics. The research team, led by Tyler Cocker,...

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 their launch as security devices for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). Initially priced at...

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 – companies are fighting back against harvesting of data from their sites. Too big to...

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 China, pointing out that the country has too many LLMs and too few practical...

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