Anthropic: Amazon's Billion-Dollar AI Bet
Amazon is making a substantial move into the world of artificial intelligence by investing billions in Anthropic, an AI research lab. This strategic investment demonstrates Amazon's commitment to AI's future, with an eye on harnessing advanced AI technologies for its vast ecosystem. The partnership with Anthropic could reshape AI's role in Amazon's businesses, from e-commerce to cloud computing.
Tech IPOs Teetering on the Edge of Negativity
Tech IPOs are living on the edge as they flirt with negative territory. This article delves into the shaky start some recent tech companies have had on the stock market. From high hopes to uncertain futures, the rollercoaster ride of these IPOs is a testament to the unpredictable nature of the tech industry.
Spooky Halloween Eve: Resident Evil Village on iPhone
Just in time for Halloween, Resident Evil Village is creeping onto iPhones. Gamers can enjoy the horror-filled adventure on their iPhone 15 Pro, iPad Pro, Air M1, or M2 devices. Get ready to face your fears and dive into this spine-chilling game on October 30th, the night before Halloween!
GoT Author Sues OpenAI
Winter might be coming, but a legal battle is already here. George R.R. Martin, the author behind Game of Thrones, is suing OpenAI, the owner of ChatGPT, over alleged intellectual property concerns. It's a legal clash of epic proportions in the realm of AI and literature.
Fortnite Masters Get a Slice of $245M Pie
Victory royale for Fortnite players? Gamers can now stake their claim in the $245 million settlement between Epic Games and the FTC. It's not a battle royale, but it could mean a nice bonus for your virtual adventures.
Google Maps: The Ultimate Bridge Troll Navigator
Google faces heat as a motorist claims the tech giant's navigation led them onto a collapsed bridge. Is AI steering us toward disaster, or is it a case of human error? The maps debate takes a sharp turn.
Meta's Blocking Covid-19 Searches
Meta's Threads app is under fire for blocking searches related to "coronavirus" and "Covid." This move comes amidst rising Covid-19 hospitalizations in the US. Meta cites the need to ensure quality results, but users are frustrated. The app directs users to CDC's website for information. Is Threads facing another information battle?
Bard's 2nd Act - Fact Checking
In the first update since July, Bard introduces a new fact-checking feature and integration with Google apps and services. As Google competes with Microsoft to incorporate AI into its products and boost transparency in AI search, users can ask Bard to validate answers and connect with Gmail, Docs, Drive, and more. Designed to convert AI skeptics, protect data privacy, and win the AI race, Bard may be ready for its closeup.
TikTok Fined for Child Data Privacy
Irish regulators drop the hammer on TikTok, imposing a €345 million fine for child data privacy breaches. TikTok faces scrutiny for handling children's data in 2020, particularly around age verification and privacy settings. Despite objections, the Data Protection Commission enforces GDPR rules. TikTok has three months to achieve full GDPR compliance.
Alibaba's Big Bet: $2 Billion Investment in Turkey
Alibaba Group's ambitious plan: a whopping $2 billion investment in Turkey, revealed after a meeting with Turkish President Erdogan. With a substantial $1.4 billion invested in Turkish e-commerce giant Trendyol, Alibaba is doubling its commitment to Turkey's tech scene.
Elon Musk Faces Subpoena
The courtroom showdown unfolds as a US regulator demands Elon Musk's testimony in the X (formerly Twitter) probe. Musk's actions, including layoffs and security lapses, have raised concerns about X's ability to comply with the law and safeguard user privacy. A "chaotic environment" at X post-Musk acquisition triggers a legal storm.
Get ready for the Meta Connect 2023 livestream event this September! Meta will unveil the Meta Quest 3, share upcoming software, and reveal innovations. Mark Zuckerberg's keynote kicks off the event. Don't miss insights into the metaverse and AI-powered experiences. Stay tuned September 27-28 for updates!