Words are flowing out like endless rain: Recapping a busy week of LLM news

Gemini 1.5 Pro launch, new version of GPT-4 Turbo, new Mistral model, and more. Enlarge / An image of a boy amazed by flying letters. (credit: Getty Images) Some weeks in AI news are eerily quiet, but during others, gett.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaApr 12th, 2024

Cameras reveal wombat burrows can be safe havens after fire and waterholes after rain

Australia's unprecedented Black Summer bushfires in 2019–20 created ideal conditions for misinformation to spread, from the insidious to the absurd......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News9 hr. 24 min. ago

Saturday Citations: Mediterranean diet racks up more points; persistent quantum coherence; vegan dogs

This week, we reported on the birth throes of black holes, the questionable assertions of a study about vegan dogs and a technique for observing entanglement without breaking quantum coherence......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News11 hr. 24 min. ago

“Unprecedented” Google Cloud event wipes out customer account and its backups

UniSuper, a $135 billion pension account, details its cloud compute nightmare. Enlarge (credit: Bloomberg via Getty Images) Buried under the news from Google I/O this week is one of Google Cloud's biggest blunders ever:.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 18th, 2024

Live talk at noon Monday: Women and diversity in the auto industry

Cheryl Thompson, founder and CEO of the Center for Automotive Diversity, Inclusion and Advancement, will join Automotive News for a live chat......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 17th, 2024

Top 5 stories of the week: Toyota"s big North Carolina investment; EV startups struggle

A quick look at the top automotive stories of the week as determined by reader interest......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 17th, 2024

VW"s Pablo Di Si to speak at Automotive News Congress

Other featured panelists include NADA CEO Mike Stanton and Amazon's Fan Jin.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 17th, 2024

Automotive News is Magazine of Year

Automotive News won 3 National Gold Awards and 10 regional honors in the 2024 Azbees competition, as well as 3 Jesse H. Neal Awards......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 17th, 2024

Motorola’s next folding phone could be a game-changer

We’ve got some exciting news about Motorola’s new lineup of Razr smartphones. If the news is correct, we could see a dramatic — and exciting — upgrade......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 17th, 2024

AI, game emulators on iPhone, and iPad Pro impressions, on the AppleInsider podcast

In this week's episode of the AppleInsider Podcast, your hosts are looking to the future of AI, delving into the past with emulators on the App Store, and diving into the present with the new iPad Pro now that it and the iPad Air are in users' hands......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 17th, 2024

Weather eases Canadian oil sands city wildfire menace

Rain and cooler weather have halted the advance of a huge wildfire threatening the Canadian city of Fort McMurray in a major oil-producing region, officials said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 17th, 2024

iPad Users Running Into iPadOS 17.5 Issues

iPad, iPad Air, iPad mini, and iPad Pro users who have upgraded to Apple’s new iPadOS 17.5 update are running into bugs and performance issues. Earlier this week, Apple deployed iPadOS 17.5, a milestone upgrade for the iPadOS 17 operating syste.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsMay 17th, 2024

Ultra-spicy One Chip Challenge chip contributed to teen’s death, report says

The high dose of capsaicin paired with a heart defect appear to have contributed. Enlarge (credit: Sarah Dussault/MediaNews Group/The Mercury News via Getty Images) An autopsy report of a Massachusetts teen who tragical.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 17th, 2024

Serious iOS 17.5 Bug Reportedly Gets Worse

We’ve seen numerous complaints about iOS 17.5-related bugs and performance issues, but the bug reportedly impacting people’s photos rises above the rest. Earlier this week, we saw a report on Reddit about a bug resurfacing old photos that.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsMay 16th, 2024

Thunderbolt Share simplifies dual-PC workloads—but requires new hardware

App comes out in June, but you'll need a PC or dock licensed to use it. Enlarge (credit: Intel) Intel this week announced new Thunderbolt software made for connecting two PCs. Thunderbolt Share will require Intel-licens.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 16th, 2024

Google fixes third exploited Chrome zero-day in a week (CVE-2024-4947)

For the third time in the last seven days, Google has fixed a Chrome zero-day vulnerability (CVE-2024-4947) for which an exploit exists in the wild. About CVE-2024-4947 CVE-2024-4947 is a type confusion vulnerability in V8, Chrome’s JavaScript and.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 16th, 2024

The best mini PCs for compact power at your fingertips

Mini PCs are a compact computer solution. They're easy to carry around while still supplying the performance busy users need. Here are our favorite models......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

Spotify hit with cease and desist from music publishers alleging ‘direct infringement’

Spotify is being accused of engaging in “direct infringement by hosting unlicensed musical works in its lyrics, videos and podcasts” by the National Music Publishers Association. In a new letter sent to the music streaming service this week, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

iPad Air hands on: A return to an affordable large-format iPad

The new iPad Air is still more power than most need, but that 13-inch one returns large-screen media consumption to the masses for exactly what it cost almost a decade ago.2024 iPad Air 13-inchWe've already written tens of thousands of words about th.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

As M4 iPad Pro arrives, Joz sets the record straight: ‘tablets suck, and iPads don’t’

Happy launch day! Whether you’re picking one up for yourself or dreaming about which configuration you’d order, there’s plenty of M4 iPad Pro material to go around this week. The latest insight into Apple’s vision for the iPad is included.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

New iPad Air and iPad Pro available for immediate store pickup today

There’s good news if you didn’t place a pre-order but have now decided to buy one of the latest iPads. Both the new iPad Air and iPad Pro are available for immediate store pickup today in each of the locations we checked. Reasonably prompt del.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024