Alphabet (GOOGL) earnings Q4 2022

Alphabet (GOOGL) earnings Q4 2022

Sundar Pichai, CEO of Alphabet Inc., speaks at the CEO Summit of the Americas hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce in Los Angeles, California, USA, on Thursday, June 9, 2022. Kyle Grillo | Bloomberg | Getty Images Google older Alphabet will report fourth-quarter results on Thursday after the close of regular trading. Here’s what … Read more

Andrew Tate loses appeal against detention in Romania

Andrew Tate loses appeal against detention in Romania

CNN — Andrew Tate, the controversial former kickboxer turned social media influencer, and his brother Tristan have lost their appeal and will be held in Romania on charges of human trafficking and rape, CNN affiliate Antena 3 reported Wednesday. The brothers will remain in the custody of the Bucharest police until February 27, reported Antena … Read more

Opinion: Zuckerberg and Intel send the proceeds of their layoffs directly to Wall Street

Opinion: Zuckerberg and Intel send the proceeds of their layoffs directly to Wall Street

For years, Wall Street grumbled at Silicon Valley’s refusal to pay dividends and buy back stocks as technology companies grew into money-generating machines. That is no longer a problem, even if those tech companies make less profit than in previous years. In fact, some tech companies are effectively paying off Wall Street even as they … Read more

AI Art Generators can easily copy existing images

AI Art Generators can easily copy existing images

The image on the right was generated by taking the training data caption for the left image “Living in the light with Ann Graham Lotz” and then entering it into the Stable Diffusion prompt. Image: Cornell University/Extract training data from diffusion models One of the main defenses used by those optimistic about AI art generators … Read more

Peloton CEO Barry McCarthy doesn’t care about Bikes, Treads loses money

Peloton CEO Barry McCarthy doesn’t care about Bikes, Treads loses money

Barry McCarthy speaks during an interview with CNBC at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), October 28, 2019. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Platoon CEO Barry McCarthy told investors Wednesday that he doesn’t care if the company loses money on its Bike, Tread and Row equipment. The company’s “path to the promised land,” he said, is … Read more

Bitcoin pauses as crypto traders wait for the Fed decision. Brace yourself for volatility.

Bitcoin pauses as crypto traders wait for the Fed decision.  Brace yourself for volatility.

font size Bitcoin has rallied higher to start the year, but there is reason to believe that the gains could be unsustainable. Dream time Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies were on hiatus on Wednesday as traders awaited a major decision on Federal Reserve interest rates. After the best January for Bitcoin in a decade, bad news … Read more

Britain is drafting plans to regulate the crypto industry in the wake of FTX’s collapse

Britain is drafting plans to regulate the crypto industry in the wake of FTX’s collapse

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak speaks at a Q&A at Teesside University on January 30, 2023. Oli Scarf | Wpa Pool | Getty Images NewsS The UK has formally laid out plans to regulate the cryptocurrency industry, with the government looking to curb some of the reckless trading practices that have emerged over the past … Read more

Google is testing ChatGPT-like chatbot ‘Apprentice Bard’ with employees

Google is testing ChatGPT-like chatbot ‘Apprentice Bard’ with employees

A man walks through Google offices in New York City on January 25, 2023. Leonardo Munoz | Corbis News | Getty Images Google is testing new artificial intelligence-powered chat products that are likely to influence a future public product launch. They include a new chatbot and a possible way to integrate it into a search … Read more

Amazon layoffs affect workers in robotics, grocery, health, AWS departments

Amazon layoffs affect workers in robotics, grocery, health, AWS departments

Amazon’s headquarters is virtually empty on March 10, 2020 in downtown Seattle, Washington. In response to the coronavirus outbreak, Amazon advised all employees in its Seattle office to work from home, leaving much of the downtown area near empty. Jan Moore | Getty Images from Amazon The more than 18,000 jobs announced this month are … Read more

The US blocks export license extensions for China’s Huawei

The US blocks export license extensions for China’s Huawei

BEIJING (AP) — China’s government on Tuesday accused Washington of pursuing “technology hegemony” as the United States has begun ramping up pressure on tech giant Huawei by blocking access to US suppliers. The Biden Administration has stopped approving license renewals to some US companies that sold essential components to the Chinese company, according to two … Read more