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Tesla investors back record-breaking Musk pay deal

Tesla investors back record-breaking Musk pay deal

Tesla shareholders have backed a record-breaking pay package for boss Elon Musk and approved a plan to move the firms legal headquarters to Texas. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 14, 2024  11:37 am

Apple becomes the first $1 trillion global brand, Nvidias value triples, report says

Apple becomes the first $1 trillion global brand, Nvidias value triples, report says

Apple (AAPL.O)has become the first brand to cross $1 trillion in brand value, a 15% jump from last year, while chipmaker Nvidias (NVDA.O) value has nearly tripled, a global ranking by Kantars BrandZ showed on Wednesday. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 12, 2024  6:27 pm

Elon Musk ready to ban Apple products at his companies after ChatGPT integration

Elon Musk ready to ban Apple products at his companies after ChatGPT integration

Apple announced at their development conference on Monday they are integrating ChatGPT into the operating systems of MacBooks and iPhones, so they can use the AI chatbots capabilities without needing to jump between tools, according to the official announcement. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 11, 2024  4:51 pm

Apple expected to enter AI race with ambitions to overtake the early leaders

Apple expected to enter AI race with ambitions to overtake the early leaders

Apples annual World Wide Developers Conference on Monday is expected to herald the companys move into generative artificial intelligence, marking its late arrival to a technological frontier thats expected to be as revolutionary as the invention of the iPhone. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 10, 2024  4:43 pm

Nvidia overtakes Apple as No. 2 most valuable company

Nvidia overtakes Apple as No. 2 most valuable company

Nvidias rallied to record highs on Wednesday, with the artificial intelligence chipmakers valuation breaching the $3 trillion mark and overtaking Apple to become the worlds second most valuable company. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 6, 2024  4:56 pm

TikTok says cyberattack targeted brands and celebrity accounts, including CNN

TikTok says cyberattack targeted brands and celebrity accounts, including CNN

Short video app TikTok has taken measures to stop a cyberattack targeting several brand and celebrity accounts, including news network CNN, a spokesperson for the company said on Tuesday. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 5, 2024  1:35 pm

China lands a spacecraft on moons far side to collect rocks for study

China lands a spacecraft on moons far side to collect rocks for study

A Chinese spacecraft landed on the far side of the moon Sunday to collect soil and rock samples that could provide insights into differences between the less-explored region and the better-known near side. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 3, 2024  11:10 am

Authorities arrest man allegedly running likely worlds largest ever cybercrime botnet

Authorities arrest man allegedly running likely worlds largest ever cybercrime botnet

An international law enforcement team has arrested a Chinese national and disrupted a major botnet that officials said he ran for nearly a decade, amassing at least $99 million in profits by reselling access to criminals who used it for identity theft, child exploitation, and financial fraud, including pandemic relief scams. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 30, 2024  3:40 pm

AI darling Nvidias market value surges closer to Apple

AI darling Nvidias market value surges closer to Apple

Nvidias shares rallied around 6% to hit a record high on Tuesday, leaving the AI chipmakers stock market value about $100 billion away from overtaking Apple in a major reshuffle of Wall streets biggest players. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 29, 2024  5:01 pm

Musks startup xAI raises $6 bn in fresh round of funding, valued at $24 bn

Musks startup xAI raises $6 bn in fresh round of funding, valued at $24 bn

Elon Musks AI startup xAI raised $6 billion in series B funding, reaching a post-money valuation of $24 billion as investors bet big on challengers to companies like OpenAI in the intensifying AI race. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 27, 2024  4:20 pm

Airlines, hotels, retailers fear being left out in Googles search changes

Airlines, hotels, retailers fear being left out in Googles search changes

Lobbying groups representing airlines, hotels and retailers have urged European Union tech regulators to ensure that Google takes their views into account, and not just large intermediaries, when making changes to comply with landmark tech rules. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 25, 2024  2:27 pm

Scientists discover potentially habitable Earth-like planet

Scientists discover potentially habitable Earth-like planet

Scientists at the University of Warwick say they have been part of an international team to discover a new habitable Earth-sized planet. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 24, 2024  1:03 pm

Truecaller and Microsoft will let users make an AI voice to answer calls

Truecaller and Microsoft will let users make an AI voice to answer calls

Caller ID company Truecaller will let users create an AI version of their voice to answer calls. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 23, 2024  3:49 pm

AI voiceover company stole voices of actors, New York lawsuit claims

AI voiceover company stole voices of actors, New York lawsuit claims

Two voice actors sued artificial-intelligence startup Lovo in Manhattan federal court on Thursday, accusing the company of illegally copying their voices and using them without permission in its AI voiceover technology. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 17, 2024  3:55 pm

Artificial intelligence hitting labour forces like a tsunami - IMF Chief

Artificial intelligence hitting labour forces like a tsunami - IMF Chief

Artificial intelligence is hitting the global labour market like a tsunami International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said on Monday. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 14, 2024  4:04 pm

OpenAI to announce ChatGPT product improvements

OpenAI to announce ChatGPT product improvements

ChatGPT-maker OpenAI plans to announce on Monday updates to its flagship chatbot as its most advanced AI model GPT-4, which feels like magic, CEO Sam Altman said on X on Friday. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 13, 2024  5:41 pm

Musks Starlink satellites disrupted by major solar storm

Musks Starlink satellites disrupted by major solar storm

Starlink, the satellite arm of Elon Musks SpaceX, warned on Saturday of a degraded service as the Earth is battered by the biggest geomagnetic storm due to solar activity in two decades. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 12, 2024  6:26 pm

Protesters attempt to storm Germanys Tesla factory

Protesters attempt to storm Germanys Tesla factory

Hundreds of climate protesters have clashed with police in Germany after attempting to storm the Tesla factory near Berlin. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 11, 2024  3:53 pm

Griefbots could use AI to haunt relatives from beyond the grave, ethicists warn

Griefbots could use AI to haunt relatives from beyond the grave, ethicists warn

AI could make your relatives haunt you from beyond the grave, researchers are warning. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 10, 2024  1:00 pm

Apple plans record $110 billion share buyback amid challenging earnings report

Apple plans record $110 billion share buyback amid challenging earnings report

Apple on Thursday posted first-quarter revenue of $90.8 billion, down 4% year over year, as the iPhone maker continues to struggle with growth challenges, particularly in China, amid an uncertain economic environment. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 4, 2024  6:54 pm

Samsung says AI to drive technology demand in second half after strong Q1

Samsung says AI to drive technology demand in second half after strong Q1

Samsung Electronics forecast demand for artificial intelligence would hold strong and tighten supply of some high-end chips, joining rivals in benefiting from a solid rebound in the battered global memory chip market. MORE..

(0)Comments | April 30, 2024  12:16 pm

Elon Musk visits China as Tesla seeks self-driving technology rollout

Elon Musk visits China as Tesla seeks self-driving technology rollout

Tesla CEO Elon Musk arrived in Beijing on Sunday on an unannounced visit, where he is expected to meet senior officials to discuss the rollout of Full Self-Driving software and permission to transfer data overseas, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. MORE..

(0)Comments | April 28, 2024  7:01 pm

US seeks 3 years prison for Binance founder Zhao

US seeks 3 years prison for Binance founder Zhao

U.S. prosecutors want Changpeng Zhao, the founder and former chief executive of Binance, the worlds largest cryptocurrency exchange, to serve three years in prison after he pleaded guilty to violating laws against money laundering. MORE..

(0)Comments | April 25, 2024  4:49 pm

US Senate passes bill that could see TikTok banned

US Senate passes bill that could see TikTok banned

The US Senate has approved a controversial landmark bill that could see TikTok banned in America. MORE..

(0)Comments | April 24, 2024  10:05 am

Tesla asks shareholders to restore $56B Elon Musk pay package that was voided by judge

Tesla asks shareholders to restore $56B Elon Musk pay package that was voided by judge

Tesla is asking shareholders to restore a $56 billion pay package for CEO Elon Musk that was rejected by a Delaware judge this year, and to shift the companys corporate home to Texas. MORE..

(0)Comments | April 18, 2024  7:24 pm
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