Andrew Tate loses appeal against detention in Romania

Andrew Tate loses appeal against detention in Romania

CNN — Andrew Tate, the controversial former kickboxer turned social media influencer, and his brother Tristan have lost their appeal and will be held in Romania on charges of human trafficking and rape, CNN affiliate Antena 3 reported Wednesday. The brothers will remain in the custody of the Bucharest police until February 27, reported Antena … Read more

Analysts list 4 alternatives to Alibaba in the Chinese technology sector

Analysts list 4 alternatives to Alibaba in the Chinese technology sector

Chinese stocks have bounced back in recent months as the country reopened – and that’s got investors excited about technology. No Chinese technology stock has generated as much excitement as Alibaba, one of the most recognizable names in the Chinese internet sector. The stock is a hot favorite among Wall Street analysts, with the likes … Read more

Opinion: Zuckerberg and Intel send the proceeds of their layoffs directly to Wall Street

Opinion: Zuckerberg and Intel send the proceeds of their layoffs directly to Wall Street

For years, Wall Street grumbled at Silicon Valley’s refusal to pay dividends and buy back stocks as technology companies grew into money-generating machines. That is no longer a problem, even if those tech companies make less profit than in previous years. In fact, some tech companies are effectively paying off Wall Street even as they … Read more

AI Art Generators can easily copy existing images

AI Art Generators can easily copy existing images

The image on the right was generated by taking the training data caption for the left image “Living in the light with Ann Graham Lotz” and then entering it into the Stable Diffusion prompt. Image: Cornell University/Extract training data from diffusion models One of the main defenses used by those optimistic about AI art generators … Read more

Bitcoin Price Rise With Other Risk Assets. Thanks the Fed.

Bitcoin Price Rise With Other Risk Assets.  Thanks the Fed.

font size Bitcoin has rallied higher to start the year, but there is reason to believe that the gains could be unsustainable. Dream time Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies rose along with other risky assets on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates by a quarter point. It’s another rate hike, but a marked slowdown … Read more

ChatGPT maker rolls out ‘imperfect’ AI detection tool to help educators spot potential cheating

ChatGPT maker rolls out ‘imperfect’ AI detection tool to help educators spot potential cheating

CNN — Two months after OpenAI unnerved some educators with the public release of ChatGPT, an AI chatbot that can help students and professionals generate shockingly compelling essays, the company is unveiling a new tool to help educators adapt. OpenAI announced this on Tuesday a new feature called an “AI Text Classification” that allows users … Read more

Britain is drafting plans to regulate the crypto industry in the wake of FTX’s collapse

Britain is drafting plans to regulate the crypto industry in the wake of FTX’s collapse

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak speaks at a Q&A at Teesside University on January 30, 2023. Oli Scarf | Wpa Pool | Getty Images NewsS The UK has formally laid out plans to regulate the cryptocurrency industry, with the government looking to curb some of the reckless trading practices that have emerged over the past … Read more

Opinion: Snap stock has lost the one thing it went for

Opinion: Snap stock has lost the one thing it went for

Life of Snap Inc. as a fast-growing young tech stock is over, and its rivals are about to show how much of that change is about Snapchat. “From our recent conversations with our partners, it appears that ad demand hasn’t really improved, but hasn’t gotten much worse either,” Snap co-founder and CEO Evan Spiegel told … Read more

Google is testing ChatGPT-like chatbot ‘Apprentice Bard’ with employees

Google is testing ChatGPT-like chatbot ‘Apprentice Bard’ with employees

A man walks through Google offices in New York City on January 25, 2023. Leonardo Munoz | Corbis News | Getty Images Google is testing new artificial intelligence-powered chat products that are likely to influence a future public product launch. They include a new chatbot and a possible way to integrate it into a search … Read more

Cindy Williams, ‘Laverne & Shirley’ star, passed away at age 75

Cindy Williams, ‘Laverne & Shirley’ star, passed away at age 75

CNN — Cindy Williams, the dynamic actress best known for playing the bubbly Shirley Feeney on the beloved sitcom “Laverne & Shirley,” has passed away, according to a statement from her family provided to CNN by a representative. She turned 75. Williams died after a short illness, according to the statement from her children Zak … Read more