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Google's Gemini 1.5 AI suffers from overzealous wokeness in image generation

Google's new AI called Gemini 1.5 has caused a mixed reaction among users due to restrictions many call wokeness gone too far. Users complain that Gemini refuses to generate certain images, for example depicting white...
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Study: AI chatbots tend to choose nuclear strikes in wargames

According to the results of combat simulations, OpenAI's most powerful artificial intelligence has repeatedly made decisions about nuclear strikes. In explaining aggressive actions, the AI used phrases like "We have it! Let’s use it!" and...
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tldraw Introduces Make It Real to transform sketches into web applications

This week marked a significant milestone in the tech community with the unveiling of "Make It Real," an AI prototype tool implemented in the collaborative whiteboard app tldraw. This feature, leveraging OpenAI's GPT-4V API, transforms...
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OpenAI CEO Sam Altman dismissed for alleged dishonesty with board

Sam Altman, co-founder and CEO of OpenAI, the company behind the popular ChatGPT, has been dismissed following allegations of dishonesty in his communications with the company's board of directors. OpenAI, in a statement released on...
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Microsoft announced self-designed Maia and Cobalt chips for AI

Microsoft recently announced its intention to use its own chips to power Azure, Copilot, and ChatGPT, signaling the dawn of what could be termed the "chip wars" era in Artificial Intelligence (AI). This move, revealed...
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OpenAI temporarily halts ChatGPT Plus registrations amid high demand

OpenAI has temporarily paused new user registrations for its premium ChatGPT Plus service, following a surge in demand exceeding its current capabilities. This announcement from CEO Sam Altman comes in the wake of the company's...
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NVIDIA announced next-gen AI supercomputer chips, potentially pivotal for deep learning breakthroughs

NVIDIA is gearing up for the 2024 release of its next-generation AI supercomputer chips, anticipated to significantly impact deep learning and large language models (LLMs) like OpenAI's GPT-4. The centerpiece of this launch is the...
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Lockheed Martin wins $33.7 million for nuclear space propulsion

Lockheed Martin has recently achieved significant progress in space propulsion technology. In July 2023, the company secured a contract worth $33.7 million from the Air Force Research Laboratory to work on the Joint Emergent Technology...
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iPhone's "highly controlled" sideloading system set to launch in EU by first half of 2024

Apple is preparing for a significant shift in its app installation policy for iPhone users, particularly in the European Union (EU). This change, expected to occur in the first half of 2024, comes in response...
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Cyberattack in Maine compromised data of nearly entire state population

State agencies in Maine have fallen victim to cybercriminals exploiting a vulnerability in the MOVEit file transfer tool, adding to the growing list of those affected by the widespread attack associated with this software. The...
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PlayStation Portal unboxing and size comparison with Steam Deck

The first unboxing video of Sony's new handheld device, the PlayStation Portal, has surfaced online, offering a comparison of its dimensions against Valve's Steam Deck. With the release date of the PlayStation Portal set for...
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Paint Cocreator — is a new way to generate AI-images in Windows 11

The latest Windows 11 update brings a new feature to the table: AI Copilot. Integrated with Bing Chat, it enhances familiar apps like Microsoft Office, Paint, and Photos with smart tech, making everyday computer work...
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Nintendo Switch 2 could support ray tracing with 1080p resolution

Information surrounding the Nintendo Switch 2 remains linited, but recent leaks have provided a glimpse into the possible specifications of the console's processor, the Tegra T239, a modified version of the T234 processor. These details...
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Developer creates Angry Birds clone in one day using only AI

Javi Lopez, an AI enthusiast known for his previous experiments with GPT-4 generating Doom/Wolfenstein-style game maps, has recently unveiled a novel project showcasing the capabilities of artificial intelligence in game development. His new game —...
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US announces the creation of AI Safety Institute to enhance consumer protection and guide AI policy

Following a new directive from President Joe Biden regarding the reallocation of federal government tasks in AI development, Vice President Kamala Harris, while at the Global Summit on AI Safety in the UK, unveiled a...
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The Finals uses AI for voiceovers — actors unhappy

On October 26, Embark Studios launched the open beta of The Finals, drawing attention not just for its gameplay but notably for its AI-driven character voiceovers. The innovation, however, stirred controversy especially among voice actors....
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Apple rolls out updated 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pro with new M3 chips

Apple recently unveiled its updated MacBook Pro models with new M3 chips during an event called Scary Fast. The newly introduced models include 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro, which now come with a choice of...
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Leica unveils $9,500 M11-P camera with AI-proof digital authenticity features

Leica, one of the oldest and most respected companies manufacturing photographic equipment worldwide, has unveiled a new camera priced at $9,500. One of the key features of this model, dubbed M11-P, is its ability to...
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Amazon's new tool uses AI to generate virtual backgrounds for product images

Amazon has introduced a beta feature for advertisers, enabling the creation of AI-generated image backgrounds for product displays. According to Colleen Aubrey, Senior Vice President of Amazon Ads Products and Technology, this feature serves as...
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Jony Ive and OpenAI collaborate on a new consumer AI device

In a noteworthy alliance, Jony Ive, former Chief Design Officer at Apple, is reportedly in talks with OpenAI to develop what is being termed as the "iPhone of artificial intelligence." Backed by an impressive funding...