Musk Takes over Twitter, What’s Next?

Elon Musk has taken ownership of Twitter. Musk immediately removed the company’s top leaders. But no one knows exactly what the billionaire businessman will do with the social media service. “The bird is freed,” Musk wrote on Twitter after he completed his $44 billion takeover of the company on Thursday. He was making note of…

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Study: Russia Leads Worldwide Drop in Internet Freedom

A study has found that Russian information restrictions led a worldwide drop in internet freedom across the world during the past year. The research was carried out by Freedom House. The nonprofit organization is largely financed by U.S. government agencies. Freedom House released the results on Tuesday. On its website, Freedom House said it seeks to publicize…

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Experts: Human Involvement Can Help Prevent AI Mistakes

Security experts say artificial intelligence (AI) systems used by businesses can make serious, costly mistakes. But one way to avoid such mistakes is for companies to employ humans to closely watch the AI. One example of AI problems that can affect businesses happened early in the COVID-19 pandemic. It involved the credit scoring company Fair Isaac Corporation,…

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Meta Introduces New Virtual Reality Headset

Meta Platforms recently introduced a device that lets users combine the computer created world with the real one. Meta showed off its Quest Pro virtual and mixed reality headset at the company’s yearly Connect conference on Tuesday. It is expected to be available in stores starting October 25 at a price of $1,500. The headset will offer consumers a way to…

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