Tag: technology

  • Next week for stocks: Intel is the biggest loser in the Dow

    A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can register over here. New York CNN Business – Semiconductor in everything. Our phones, our laptops, our televisions. Even our cars. But Concerns about a global recession Concerns persist lack of supplies Stemming from continued pandemic-related shutdowns […]

  • The dangers and promises of quantum computing are approaching

    The stark warning came from one of the tech world’s most prominent CEOs. Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai told an audience at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, three years ago that quantum computing has the potential to change humanity’s understanding of the natural world, enabling scientists to create new drugs and better batteries, among […]

  • Semiconductor alliances between the United States and Asia can hold back China

    Analysts told CNBC that leading chip makers, including the United States, are forming alliances, in part to secure the semiconductor supply chain and prevent China from taking the lead in the industry. Places like the United States, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan, which have strong semiconductor industries, have sought partnerships around biotechnology. “The direct cause […]

  • Ethics at work | MIT news

    Design decisions often treat people unequally. Take a bike for example. Bicycles provide a relatively inexpensive, healthy and environmentally friendly means of transportation to billions of people around the world. However, every bike that enters the market automatically excludes those with certain disabilities. “Even with the most benevolent technologies, regardless of our moral good intentions, […]

  • Why is it ‘almost impossible’ to delete something from the internet?

    CNN Business – Most people can live their digital lives assuming they can delete their posts, messages, and personal data from the Services whenever they want to. But this week’s technical hearing called this basic assumption into question. Peter “Mudge” Zatko, former head of security at Twitter, He told the Senate Committee on Tuesday that […]

  • Users are taking advantage of the Twitter remote work bot

    Unfortunately for a Twitter-based AI bot, users have found that a simple exploit in its code can force it to say anything it wants.picture: Patrick Daxenbechler (stock struggle) Have you ever wanted to highlight artificial intelligence? Well, now you can, and it takes no more than a few text strings to know. One Twitter-based bot […]