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The DOJ sues Google for ad dominance, wants to break company up

US trust-busters want to take the DoubleClick out of Google. Enlarge / Let's see, you landed on my "Google Ads" space, and with three houses... that will be $1,400. (credit: Ron Amadeo / Hasbro) It's been expected for s.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaJan 25th, 2023

Scientists are trying to resurrect the dodo centuries after the bird famously went extinct

The list of extinct species that genetic engineering company Colossal wants to bring back to life is growing. The latest addition: the dodo......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 7 min. ago

Viewpoint: Unlike with academics and reporters, you can"t check when ChatGPT"s telling the truth

Of all the reactions elicited by ChatGPT, the chatbot from the American for-profit company OpenAI that produces grammatically correct responses to natural-language queries, few have matched those of educators and academics......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 7 min. ago

Showtime is being merged into Paramount+

The premium Showtime service is going to become a part of Paramount+ later in 2023, the company announced......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 8 min. ago

LinkedIn outage is causing lost admin access to company pages

LinkedIn is suffering from widespread downtime this morning. The system-wide outage is affecting business administrators who are unable to access company pages. When navigating directly to your company’s LinkedIn page, it may appear as if you’re.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News2 hr. 39 min. ago

Apple & Google will have to tighten health app requirements, say researchers

New laws mean any App Stores that include health or medical apps must be more rigorous gatekeepers — and perhaps should not distribute its own apps.Apple has already rejected health apps, at times facing lawsuits because of it, but researchers publ.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News2 hr. 39 min. ago

"Regulation by reputation": Rating program can help combat migrant abuse in the Gulf

In a world increasingly dependent on social media, consumers rely on reviews and ratings for everything from restaurants to service providers. And those opinions, published instantly online, can make or break a business......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News3 hr. 7 min. ago

Spotify paying subscribers pass 200M, but quarterly loss climbs almost 700%

The number of Spotify paying subscribers passed 200 million for the first time in the last quarter. The company added 10M new subscribers to hit 205M paid accounts, and 489M in total. However, the company – which has almost never posted a quarterl.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago

How to control your smart home without yelling at a dumb voice assistant

You can have nice, automated things without learning how to shout at speakers. Enlarge / We don't have to rely on megacorp obelisks to operate the things we buy. We don't have to learn their language. We can break free. (credit:.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 40 min. ago

Manu Jain, leader behind Xiaomi India"s growth, departs

Manu Kumar Jain, the poster boy of Xiaomi India's rise to the top in the world's second-largest smartphone market, has confirmed his leaving Xiaomi when the company faces a series of challenges in India......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 40 min. ago

Google sets up engineering team in Taiwan, sources say

Google has already set up an engineering team in Taiwan for the vendor's in-house developed ICs, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 40 min. ago

MusicLM: Google AI generates music in various genres at 24 kHz

Your musical wish is MusicLM's command, making audio from "rich captions." Enlarge / An AI-generated image of an exploding ball of music. (credit: Ars Technica) On Thursday, researchers from Google announced a new genera.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News18 hr. 8 min. ago

Twitter now wants to become a payments platform to compete with Apple Pay and PayPal

Since Elon Musk became the owner of Twitter, the company has been looking for new ways to increase its revenue. But now it seems that Musk is about to take a step that will take the company’s services far beyond just a social network, as he’s in.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News19 hr. 39 min. ago

Google’s new AI model creates songs from text descriptions of moods, sounds

Your musical wish is MusicLM's command, making hi-fi audio from "rich captions." Enlarge / An AI-generated image of an exploding ball of music. (credit: Ars Technica) On Thursday, researchers from Google announced a new.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News19 hr. 40 min. ago

Microsoft outage appears to be largely resolved, restoring Outlook, Teams, Azure

A widescale Microsoft outage had many users unable to access Outlook, Teams, Azure, and more. The company says it is rolling back a network change it believes to be responsible for the problem … more… The post Microsoft outage appears to be la.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News22 hr. 39 min. ago

Apple Search could be part of a ‘silent war’ on Google; could threaten Google’s ad business

There have been suggestions for years now that the iPhone maker is quietly working on an Apple Search service, to compete with Google. That idea is back in the news today, in a report suggesting that it could be one element of a three-part “silent.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News22 hr. 39 min. ago

Apple Store Malaysia hiring underway, potentially first new country since 2018

Apple has begun hiring for a new Apple Store in Malaysia, which would potentially be the first time the company has added a new country to its retail store network since 2018. Potentially, because it’s as yet unclear whether the first Indian store.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News22 hr. 39 min. ago

9to5Mac Daily: January 25, 2023 – AirPods Max delays, more

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Enjoy the podcast.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News22 hr. 39 min. ago

Apple adjusts trade-in values: Mac values go up, iPhone values go down

Apple has once again adjusted the trade-in prices for many of its devices. The company does this every so often in response to market values and the release of new products. This time, Apple has adjusted trade-in prices for the iPhone, Mac, and Appl.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News22 hr. 39 min. ago

Apple Fellow Phil Schiller confirms he’s now on Mastodon after deleting Twitter account

Following all the mess happening to Twitter after the company was acquired by Elon Musk, Apple Fellow and former Apple marketing chief Phil Schiller has deleted his account on the platform. However, those who still want updates from Schiller can now.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News22 hr. 39 min. ago

Pegasus spyware defended by NSO’s CEO, as researcher compares it to a nuclear weapon

Pegasus spyware – a zero-click way of remotely hacking an iPhone, and gaining access to all the personal data stored on it – has been defended by the company’s CEO. NSO chief exec said that the company had made “mistakes” in selling it to.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News22 hr. 39 min. ago