SAG-AFTRA negotiating committee votes unanimously to recommend strike as Hollywood talks stall

SAG-AFTRA negotiating committee votes unanimously to recommend strike as Hollywood talks stall

The Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) negotiating committee has voted unanimously to recommend a strike in a move that could incapacitate Hollywood productions. The major unions in Hollywood issued a joint statement Wednesday on their “unwavering support and solidarity” of SAG-AFTRA, including the Writers Guild of America, which has been…

Threads not for ‘hard news’ nor meant to replace Twitter, says Instagram head Adam Mosseri

Threads not for ‘hard news’ nor meant to replace Twitter, says Instagram head Adam Mosseri

If you are a Twitter user who has begun using Instagram’s new Threads platform, the experience might be a bit jarring. Threads are very similar to Twitter but so different in many ways. It seems to have a lot less news and political discourse than what would be considered its rival. As it turned out,…

Megawatt electrical motor designed by MIT engineers could help electrify aviation |  MIT News

Megawatt electrical motor designed by MIT engineers could help electrify aviation | MIT News

Aviation’s huge carbon footprint could shrink significantly with electrification. To date, however, only small all-electric planes have gotten off the ground. Their electric motors generate hundreds of kilowatts of power. To electrify larger, heavier jets, such as commercial airliners, megawatt-scale motors are required. These would be propelled by hybrid or turbo-electric propulsion systems where an…

Nvidia, MediaTek partner on connected car technology

Nvidia, MediaTek partner on connected car technology

ByJoseph White DETROIT (Reuters) -Nvidia Corp and MediaTek Inc on Monday said they will collaborate on technology to power advanced vehicle infotainment systems that can stream video or games or interact with drivers using artificial intelligence. Under the agreement, announced at the Computex technology trade show in Taipei, MediaTek will integrate an Nvidia graphics processing…

ChatGPT makes its debut as a smartphone app on iPhones |  TechnologyNews

ChatGPT makes its debut as a smartphone app on iPhones | TechnologyNews

It’s been more than five months since OpenAI released ChatGPT to the public, sparking excitement and alarm. ChatGPT is now a smartphone app, which can be good news for people who like to use the artificial intelligence chatbot and bad news for all the clone apps that have tried to profit from the technology. The…

Five key takeaways from OpenAI’s CEO Sam Altman’s Senate hearing |  TechnologyNews

Five key takeaways from OpenAI’s CEO Sam Altman’s Senate hearing | TechnologyNews

Sam Altman, the chief executive of ChatGPT’s OpenAI, tested before members of a Senate subcommittee on Tuesday about the need to regulate the increasingly powerful artificial intelligence technology being created inside his company and others like Google and Microsoft. The three-hour-long hearings touched on several aspects of the risks that generative AI could pose to…

Attention: Beware of Scammers Impersonating App Masters

Attention: Beware of Scammers Impersonating App Masters

Attention: Beware of Scammers Impersonating App Masters We have recently received multiple reports of scammers impersonating App Masters, offering job opportunities in exchange for payment into a crypto currency account in the US, UK and Canada. Unfortunately, some individuals have fallen victim to this scam and lost their money. They are all scams and fake….