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Meta Soon to Bring Broadcasting Tool ‘Channels’ for WhatsApp

WhatsApp Channels will function as a one-way broadcast tool allowing admins to send photos, texts, videos, stickers, and polls. Facebook parent Meta (NASDAQ: FB) has recently confirmed that it will soon debut its broadcasting feature Channels for its most-popular messaging service WhatsApp. Speaking on the development on Thursday, June 8, Meta said that the new Channels feature is similar to a “private broadcast service” wherein individuals and organizations can send messages as well as...

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Louis Vuitton Launches Treasure Trunk Digital Collectible Priced at €39,000

Each Treasure Trunk from Louis Vuitton is a soulbound token that opens owners to exclusive experiences and designs. French luxury fashion house Louis Vuitton has launched its iconic travel trunk as a digital collectible in a collection called the VIA Treasure Trunk. The launch is part of Louis Vuitton’s affinity for digital adoption and Web3. The Treasure Trunks are part of Louis Vuitton’s broader “Via” project. Translated from Latin as “road”, Via is the fashion house’s project that...

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Apple Vision Pro Will Compete with Meta Quest 3, Here’s Difference

Apple and Meta will be taking the battle on the frontier of mixed-reality headsets. Here’s a look into how each of the devices – Apple Vision Pro and Meta Quest 3 – compare with each other. Mixed Reality, AR, and VR is the new battleground for tech giants to compete with each other. While Facebook parent Meta has been in the game for a while, Apple just made a big bang entry into the space by unveiling its Apple Vision Pro during the WWDC 2023 event’s opening day on Monday, June 5....

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Apple Stock to Hit All-Time High Following Upcoming Launch of AR/VR Headset at Developers Conference

Observers are watching Apple stock, expecting that it would spike as Apple announces a new headset for augmented or virtual reality. Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL) stock is on track to open at a possible all-time high as the tech giant prepares to launch its first-ever augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) headset. The launch is considered by many as one of Apple’s most significant product launches in the company’s nearly 50-year history. AAPL has climbed over 1% to more than $182...

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Japan Sends Warning to ChatGPT Creator OpenAI about Collecting Private User Data without Consent

Through its privacy commission, Japan issued a warning and threatened to take action against OpenAI if it violates any privacy regulation. Japan’s privacy agency has announced it issued a warning to OpenAI on using or collecting user data. The Personal Information Protection Commission (PPC) urged the ChatGPT creator to only collect sensitive information with consent from users. In the statement, the privacy watchdog suggests it is currently not investigating OpenAI for any breach of...

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OpenAI CTO’s Twitter Account Hacked, Used to Promote Fake $OPENAI Crypto Airdrop

The fake $OPENAI token tweet remained active for about an hour. Another story of hackers compromising the Twitter accounts of famous personalities to steal crypto has come to light with the news that OpenAI Chief Technology Officer Mira Murati’s account was hacked. A yet-to-be-identified entity managed to gain unauthorized access to her account. The hacker used Mira’s Twitter account to promote a fake $OPENAI token airdrop, claiming that the token was motivated through AI-based language...

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Elon Musk Confirms Twitter Rebranding to X Super App for Microblogging and Financial Services

Morphing from Twitter into X, the new super app will offer users multiple services and will effectively be the WeChat of the West. Twitter CEO Elon Musk has confirmed that the microblogging website will rebrand to X sometime in the near future. Elon Musk responded with “True” to a tweet announcing the forthcoming rebranding. According to the tweet, the new X platform will do much more than allow users to send short tweets. Users will be able to enjoy long text, messaging, video, and...

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Apple Likely to Launch Two Mac Products at Upcoming WWDC

Apple is focused on overhauling the Mac line with the new computer as well as attracting more customers, especially now that there is a static stretch in the computer industry. There are suspicions that American multinational technology giant Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL) will be launching two highly anticipated Mac models in the upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference  (WWDC) which will be held next week. These rumors are stemming from the fact that the technology company has begun the...

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Alibaba Rolls Out Its AI ChatGPT Rival Tongyi Qianwen for Public Testing

Public testing of Alibaba’s Tongyi Qianwen is now underway in China as the company hopes to finetune the AI and fully release it later. Alibaba has started rolling out Tongyi Qianwen, an artificial intelligence model application that will rival OpenAI’s ChatGPT. Tongyi Qianwen is a large language model (LLM) Alibaba intends to integrate with a digital assistant named Tongyi Tingwu. According to Alibaba, Tongyi Tingwu is an AI assistant offering users a wide range of services, including...

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GetYourGuide Raises $194M at $2B Valuation, Plans Investment in AI

According to GetYourGuide, the funds raised will be used to invest in AI including the integration of Large Language Models (LLMs) into its platform. German online travel experience service provider GetYourGuide has announced it has raised the sum of $194 million from both new and old investors as it looks to double down on growing demand for travel experiences and the new buzz in Artificial Intelligence (AI). As reported by CNBC, the company, the funding was pulled in two major ways,...

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