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[ Cognition emerges from stealth to launch AI software engineer Devin ]

Original article: https://venturebeat.com/ai/cognition-emerges-from-stealth-to-launch-ai-software-engineer-devin/ Today, Cognition, a recently formed AI startup backed by Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund and tech industry leaders including former Twitter executive Elad Gil and Doordash co-founder Tony Xu, announced a fully autonomous AI software engineer called “Devin”. While there are multiple coding assistants out there, including the famous Github Copilot, Devin is said to stand out from the crowd with its ability to handle entire development projects end-to-end, right from writing the code and fixing the bugs...

Posted: 03/14/24 [ Read More... ]

[ AI boss Sam Altman ousted after board loses confidence ]

Original article: https://www.bbc.com/news/business-67458603  

Sam Altman has been ousted as the head of artificial intelligence firm OpenAI by the company's board, which said it had lost confidence in his ability to lead the company.

The board said Mr Altman had not been "consistently candid with his communications", hindering its ability to exercise its responsibilities.

The 38-year-old helped launch OpenAI, which is behind the ChatGPT bot.

Posted: 11/18/23 [ Read More... ]

[ Samsung launches generative AI model made for its devices, beating Apple to the punch ]

Original article: https://www.cnbc.com/2023/11/08/samsung-launches-generative-ai-model-made-for-devices.html
  • Samsung Electronics on Wednesday introduced a new generative artificial intelligence model called Samsung Gauss.
  • The company said its technology, called Samsung Gauss, is designed for AI applications on devices.
  • If this tech comes to its smartphones, Samsung would be amongst the first handset makers in the world to introduce generative AI to its devices, even ahead of Apple.
Samsung Electronics on Wednesday introduced a new generative artificial intelligence model, hinting that the software will be coming to its...

Posted: 11/08/23 [ Read More... ]

[ Gartner’s top 10 strategic technology trends for 2024 highlight growing adoption of AI ]

Original article: https://siliconangle.com/2023/10/16/gartners-top-10-strategic-technology-trends-2024-highlight-growing-adoption-ai/ The technology industry analyst firm Gartner Inc. today got out in front of predictions for next year with what it says are likely to be top 10 strategic technology trends to emerge in 2024 — and it’s no surprise that many of them concern the buzz and hype around artificial intelligence. Gartner presented its trends during its annual Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo in Orlando today, saying that it expects most of them will gain significant traction in the next few...

Posted: 10/16/23 [ Read More... ]

[ The Future Of Product Management: Embracing AI’s Revolution ]

Original article: https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbestechcouncil/2023/06/27/the-future-of-product-management-embracing-ais-revolution/?sh=29f3906e34ef Artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming the world as we know it, and product management is no exception. It has the potential to revolutionize customer research, decision-making and much more, providing us with data-driven insights and paving the way for a future that is not only intelligent but intuitive. With AI at our fingertips, we're standing at the threshold of a new era in product management. However, integrating AI into product management also presents challenges that must be addressed. We...

Posted: 10/10/23 [ Read More... ]

[ Tech’s broken promises: Streaming is now just as expensive and confusing as cable. Ubers cost as much as taxis. And the cloud is no longer cheap. ]

Original article: https://www.businessinsider.com/tech-broken-promises-streaming-ride-hailing-cloud-computing-2023-8 Sooner or later, everything old is new again. We may be at this point in tech, where supposedly revolutionary products are becoming eerily similar to the previous offerings they were supposed to beat. Take video streaming. In search of better profitability, Netflix, Disney, and other providers have been raising prices. The various bundles are now as annoyingly confusing as cable, and they cost basically the same. Somehow, we're also paying to watch ads. How did that happen? Amazon Prime Video costs...

Posted: 10/05/23 [ Read More... ]

[ What does the future hold for genAI? The Gartner Hype Cycle ]

Orignal article: https://martech.org/what-does-the-future-hold-for-genai-the-gartner-hype-cycle/ GenAI may be at the peak of the hype cycle now, but how will it avoid a plunge into the trough of disillusionment? It’s no surprise to anyone that generative AI and the foundational models that support it are currently to be found at the very summit of what Gartner calls “the peak of inflated expectations” in the latest iteration of the “Gartner Hype Cycle for Artificial Intelligence.” That means they’re teetering on the precipice that could plummet them...

Posted: 10/02/23 [ Read More... ]

[ Tech Giant Opens Up New AI Hub in Downtown San Francisco. What Is It? ]

Original article: https://sfstandard.com/2023/09/28/microsoft-opens-ai-lab-san-francisco/ Microsoft is opening up an AI hub in San Francisco, further entrenching the city’s status as an epicenter for artificial intelligence. The company announced the new AI Co-Innovation Lab located in 555 California St. on Thursday, billing its presence in San Francisco as a way for local startups and companies to better integrate artificial intelligence into their work. “It has been incredible to see the pace of development and innovation coming from the Bay Area and we’re looking forward...

Posted: 09/29/23 [ Read More... ]

[ Gartner Identifies Top Trends Shaping the Future of Data Science and Machine Learning ]

Original article: https://www.gartner.com/en/newsroom/press-releases/2023-08-01-gartner-identifies-top-trends-shaping-future-of-data-science-and-machine-learning Analysts Explore Industry Trends at Gartner Data & Analytics Summit in Sydney, July 31 – August 1 Gartner, Inc. today highlighted the top trends impacting the future of data science and machine learning (DSML) as the industry rapidly grows and evolves to meet the increasing significance of data in artificial intelligence (AI), particularly as the focus shifts towards generative AI investments. Speaking at the Gartner Data & Analytics Summit in Sydney today, Peter Krensky, Director Analyst at Gartner said: “As machine...

Posted: 09/27/23 [ Read More... ]