The Future of TV = Ads
Streaming subscription economics aren't working as most services are growing slowly, so investors need to be sure streaming is a great business. The answer is a universal return to the advertising industrial complex, so the future of TV is free, with ads and lots of channel surfing. So are we if you're having that deja vu feeling all over again.
Flipboard Friday: Why Grammarly Is Key To Your AI Success
Discover how Grammarly can unlock the potential of your AI with our latest Flipboard Friday blog post. Improve your writing skills and take your business to the next level with this powerful tool.
ChatGPT Watchdogs Barking
Consumer watchdogs are barking at OpenAI's ChatGPT. Investigations into ChatGPT and other AI models' lack of transparency, data veracity, and security are starting up with Europe leading the hounds baying at OpenAI's new AI tools. Is ChatGPT in the doghouse? More barking dogs on Reuters.
Challenging the Big Dog - AMD Equips Steam Deck Rivals
AMD is quietly arming a new wave of Steam Deck competitors with its Ryzen Z1 Extreme processor. Manufacturers like GPD, ASUS, and AYANEO are ready to take on Valve’s handheld gaming device with powerful portable consoles. Game on!
Supremes Says NO to AI Creations
The U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear computer scientist Stephen Thaler's challenge to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's refusal to issue patents for inventions his AI system created. Thaler applied for patents after his Device for the Autonomous Bootstrapping of Unified Sentience (DABUS) created unique prototypes for a beverage holder and an emergency light beacon. Heavyweights, including Harvard Law professor Lawrence Lessing, argued the lower court decision "jeopardizes billions (of dollars) of current and future investments, and that ruling stands because the Supremes are out.
Apple's VR Headset: The Ultimate iPad Accessory?
Apple is reportedly planning to make its upcoming VR headset compatible with hundreds of thousands of iPad apps. So, if you've ever wanted to explore virtual reality versions of your favorite tablet games or apps, now might be your chance. Will the headset be worth the hefty price tag? Time will tell.
Twitter Barks At Britain First
Twitter officially designated the far-right UK party, Britain First, as an "official organization," subjecting their Tweets to greater scrutiny and more restrictions. Elon Musk's Twitter faces pressure to combat hate speech and disinformation. Making Britain First "official" means Twitter is sending a message to those using the social network to spread harmful content online: "Not on our watch."
Bye-bye, Blue Check: Twitter Takes Down A-Listers
Looks like even Beyoncé and Ronaldo aren't immune to Twitter's latest purge of verified accounts. The social media giant is cracking down on users who violate its policies, resulting in some high-profile accounts losing their coveted blue checkmarks.
Kai Cenat Twitch Ban: Game Over for Streaming Sensation!
Looks like Kai Cenat has finally hit the game over screen, as Twitch bans him from their platform. The streaming sensation has been making headlines for all the wrong reasons lately, and Twitch has had enough.
Montana Thinks TikTok is a No-No, Passes Block Bill
Montana's government is getting serious about TikTok. The state just passed a bill to block the popular social media app from being downloaded within its borders. While some might see this as an extreme measure, officials say it's a necessary step to protect the privacy and security of Montanans. Looks like TikTok users in Montana will have to find a new way to pass the time.
Banksy Guerilla Marketing Lessons #1
Our top blog post for April is learning about mystery, emotions, and exclusivity in marketing from the British artist Banksy. Do you like Banksy?
ChatGPT Tutor in Your Pocket
CheggMate, a study aid, is a "tutor in your pocket," according to Chegg CEO Dan Rosenweig. Infused with OpenAI's ChatGPT-4 personalizes practice tests and study guides after processing data on a student's classes and missed exam questions. Get ready to ace your exams, thanks to ChatGPT!