In a bold move to navigate the ever-evolving landscape of e-commerce and cloud computing, Alibaba Group is embarking on its most ambitious restructuring to date under the leadership of its new CEO, Eddie Wu. As the company faces challenges in a slowing Chinese economy and stiff competition, Wu is determined to revitalize Alibaba’s strategy by placing a strong emphasis on artificial intelligence (AI) and promoting younger talents to senior management positions.
In an era marked by the rapid advancement of artificial intelligence (AI), the invisible hands behind the scenes, often referred to as “ghost workers,” have come into the spotlight. These are the individuals responsible for labeling data, rating responses, and performing crucial tasks that train AI algorithms.
The world of media and journalism is constantly evolving, and India has just taken a significant leap into the future with the introduction of its first full-time virtual news anchor, Sana.
In a bold statement at the 2023 World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC), Lisa Su, the CEO of AMD, emphasized the growing importance of artificial intelligence (AI) in the design of computer chips. According to Su, the future of hardware design will be dominated by AI-enabled tools, marking a significant shift in the industry’s landscape.
France’s Mistral AI, a four-week-old startup founded by alums from Google’s DeepMind and Meta, has secured a staggering $113 million in seed funding to compete with OpenAI in the development and application of large language models and generative AI.
Google has decided to delay the launch of its AI chatbot, Bard, in the European Union (EU) after concerns were raised by the Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC), which serves as the company’s lead data protection authority in the region. The DPC stated that Google had not provided adequate information and documentation, including a data protection impact assessment (DPIA), ahead of the planned launch date. Consequently, the launch will not proceed as scheduled until the DPC’s questions are answered by Google.
In a move to enhance user experience and adapt to changing technology trends, Microsoft has announced that Bing’s chatbot now supports voice input on desktop devices. This new feature allows users to ask questions using their voice, with Bing’s chatbot responding audibly.
The renowned chipmaker Nvidia has reached a significant milestone in its history by achieving a market capitalization of $1 trillion. This accomplishment places Nvidia in an elite group of companies on Wall Street, becoming only the ninth globally and the sixth currently holding such a distinction.
Codeword, a leading tech-marketing agency, has made history by hiring the world’s first AI interns. Aiden and Aiko, the AI interns, have been brought on board for a three-month trial internship, where they will work alongside Codeword’s team of 106 people. Aiko will be part of the design team, while Aiden will work with the editorial team.
Bill Gates, the co-founder of Microsoft, recently made a bold prediction about the future of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its potential to disrupt major tech giants such as Google and Amazon. During a podcast episode titled “In Good Company” hosted by philanthropist Nicolai Tangen, Gates shared his insights on the impact of AI on the tech industry.