OpenAI announced the development of a machine learning-based tool for content creators. (AFP) News 

OpenAI, creator of ChatGPT, is working on a new tool called ‘Media Manager’ for content creators- Learn more about it

OpenAI is introducing a new tool called “Media Manager” that will allow content creators to have control over how their work is utilized in training generative AI systems. This tool will provide creators with the ability to choose how they want their content to be incorporated into AI research, offering various options and features for inclusion or exclusion. Learn more about OpenAI’s Media Manager and how it empowers creators in managing their content for AI system training. What is the Media Manager tool and how does it work? According to…

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Generative AI, a new general-purpose technology, is expected to accelerate economic progress and bring about significant changes in various industries. (Pexels) AI 

Study finds that Generative AI has the potential to positively impact economies as a versatile technology.

Andrew McAfee, the Co-Founder and Co-Director of ‘MIT’s Initiative on the Digital Economy’ and a Principal Research Scientist at the MIT Sloan School of Management, believes that despite being a new technology, generative AI shows promising signs of being a general-purpose technology similar to the steam engine. Since the Industrial Revolution, a handful of technologies have been powerful enough to accelerate overall economic development, the author said in his report, “Economic Impact of Generative AI.” These “general purpose” technologies include the steam engine, the internal combustion engine, electrification, and the…

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Intel achieves milestone with 500 AI models optimized for its Intel Core Ultra processors, enhancing AI capabilities in PC systems. (unsplash) AI 

Intel achieves milestone of 500 AI models for Intel Core Ultra processors – Get all the details

Intel has recently revealed that they have optimized over 500 AI models for their newest Intel Core Ultra processors, marking a significant advancement in the AI PC industry. This move demonstrates Intel’s dedication to improving AI functionality in PC systems, without any flashy marketing tactics. A selection of optimized models The optimized models cover a wide range of AI applications on different platforms, including CPU, GPU and NPU. They are available from well-known industry sources such as OpenVINO Model Zoo, Hugging Face, ONINX Model Zoo and PyTorch. These models serve…

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Anthropic's Claude AI chatbot expands its reach with the launch of an iOS app, offering users enhanced mobility and functionality. Explore the future of AI assistance on your iPhone today. (Anthropic ) AI 

Anthropic launches iPhone app for Claude AI chatbot with updated subscription options

Anthropic, the company responsible for the AI-driven chatbot Claude, has launched its iOS app, marking Claude’s first appearance on mobile devices. The announcement, which was made on Wednesday, signifies the app’s global availability. This development signifies a major expansion beyond Claude’s web interface, providing users with a tailored smartphone experience. Key features of the iOS app The Claude iOS app mirrors the functionality of its web counterpart and offers a seamless transition for users accustomed to the web interface. Initial reviews highlight its optimization and user-friendly design, which makes interacting…

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iOS 17.5 beta rolls out with new features, including web distribution and anti-stalking capabilities. (Apple) News 

Details of the newly released iOS 17.5 beta update for iPhone

Apple is currently in the beta testing phase for iOS 17.5, giving developers and public beta users an early look at the upcoming features. The update is expected to be released next month, following the pattern of previous x.5 updates like iOS 16.5, iOS 15.5, iOS 14.5, and iOS 13.5 which were all released in mid-May or late April. So far, four beta versions of iOS 17.5 have been released as of April 17. New features and changes in iOS 17.5 One of the major additions of iOS 17.5 is…

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Azim Premji established the family office as a perpetual investment vehicle in 2006 to generate profits to support his philanthropic endeavours. (REUTERS) AI 

Family office of technology tycoon invests in AI to support $10 billion fund.

PremjiInvest, the leading Indian family office overseeing more than $10 billion for software magnate Azim Premji, plans to increase investments in artificial intelligence companies and enhance its in-house AI investment tools, according to a senior executive at the company. The firm, which was among the first major Indian asset managers to use AI tools in the private equity sector, is now working on AI quantum modeling for its public market bets as well, TK Kurien, its managing director and chief investment officer, said in his first speech. after being interviewed…

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With investment from leading firms, Synthesia aims to revolutionize the video production landscape. (McAfee) AI 

Everything you need to know about the AI avatars emotionally responding to text, developed by a company supported by Nvidia.

Synthesia, a company backed by Nvidia, has unveiled “Expressive Avatars,” digital characters created by AI that can express human emotions using text inputs. This breakthrough is poised to transform the video production industry by eliminating the necessity for cameras, microphones, actors, and time-consuming editing procedures. Connecting the virtual and real world London-based Synthesia studio employs Actors to read scripts against a green screen and teach an artificial intelligence system to reproduce human expressions and emotions. “Expressive Avatars” were introduced by inputting simple lines of text such as “I’m happy,” “I’m…

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The CyberTipline, meant to combat online child exploitation, is in dire need of technological upgrades to tackle new AI threats, reports the Stanford Internet Observatory. (Pexels) AI 

Report recommends improvements to CyberTipline for online child exploitation before AI exacerbates the issue

According to a recent report from the Stanford Internet Observatory, a tipline established 26 years ago to address online child exploitation has not fully met its objectives and requires technological enhancements and other improvements to better assist law enforcement in pursuing offenders and saving victims. Repairs to the “extremely valuable” service for researchers also need to be made urgently, as new artificial intelligence technology threatens to exacerbate its problems. “In the years to come, the CyberTipline will almost certainly be flooded with highly realistic-looking AI content, making it even more…

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Know what’s happening in the AI universe today, April 22. (Unsplash) AI 

AI news update [April 22]: KITE to provide AI training for 80000 teachers, deepfakes in Bollywood, and other developments

Kerala’s KITE aims to provide AI training to 80,000 teachers by August; Concerns raised over Bollywood deepfakes impacting elections; IIT Kharagpur to introduce AI course in BTech program; Apple acquires French startup focusing on AI and computer vision. Stay updated with our daily news roundup. 1. Kerala’s KITE will train 80,000 teachers in artificial intelligence by August Kerala’s KITE plans to train 80,000 secondary teachers in artificial intelligence by August. They learn how to create topic-specific visuals, simplify documents, and condense content. Aiming to inspire responsible use of AI, the…

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AI-generated fake videos featuring Bollywood actors criticizing Prime Minister Modi go viral. (AFP) AI 

Concerns arise over AI interference in India election due to deepfake videos of Bollywood celebrities

Two popular Bollywood actors in India have been featured in viral videos criticizing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and urging voters to support the opposition Congress party in the current general election. In a 30-second video featuring Aamir Khan and another 41-second clip of Ranveer Singh, the two Bollywood actors claim that Modi did not keep his campaign promises and did not address critical economic issues during his two terms as prime minister. Both AI-generated videos end with the congressional election symbol and slogan: “Vote for Justice, Vote for Congress.” Reuters…

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AI-generated fake videos featuring Bollywood actors criticizing Prime Minister Modi go viral. (AFP) AI 

Concerns arise over AI interference in India election due to deepfake videos of Bollywood celebrities

Two popular Bollywood actors in India have been featured in viral videos criticizing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and urging voters to support the opposition Congress party in the current general election. In a 30-second video featuring Aamir Khan and another 41-second clip of Ranveer Singh, the two Bollywood actors claim that Modi did not keep his campaign promises and did not address critical economic issues during his two terms as prime minister. Both AI-generated videos end with the congressional election symbol and slogan: “Vote for Justice, Vote for Congress.” Reuters…

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Pragya Mishra's arrival at OpenAI underscores the company's commitment to navigating the evolving regulatory landscape in India, harnessing her expertise to advance responsible AI development. (unsplash) News 

OpenAI, creator of ChatGPT, appoints Pragya Mishra as first employee in India: Here’s everything you should know

OpenAI, a prominent artificial intelligence research lab, has made its first hire in India by appointing Pragya Misra, an experienced executive with a wide-ranging background in technology, communications, and public affairs. Misra, who currently holds the position of Director of Public Affairs at Truecaller, will now be responsible for overseeing government relations at OpenAI, with a focus on public policy matters and forming partnerships within the country. Pragya Mishra – Background and Experience Pragya Misra brings a wealth of experience to her new role at OpenAI. With a career marked…

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Explore some of the top AI coding tools that are reshaping the programming landscape. (unsplash) AI 

5 essential AI coding platforms for beginner developers

The introduction of AI coding assistants has revolutionized the programming world by providing developers with valuable tools to simplify the coding process. These assistants, utilizing machine learning algorithms, offer features like code autocompletion, bug fixing, and instant code creation, making them essential in reshaping the programming landscape. GitHub Copilot: GitHub Copilot is a well-known AI coding assistant developed by GitHub itself. As a VS Code plugin, it works like a smart pair programmer, offering code suggestions, explanations, and even refactoring help in real-time. Priced at $10 per month, Copilot integrates…

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AI news summary [April 17]: Adobe introduces Acrobat AI helper, India considers Nvidia GPUs for AI project, and other updates

Adobe has introduced a new AI assistant for Acrobat to improve document interactions. According to reports, India is considering using Nvidia GPUs for its AI mission. Microsoft’s AI Copilot is changing the coding scene, while Google is collaborating with the National Guard for AI-powered disaster response efforts. Stay updated with our daily roundup for more news. 1. Adobe introduces Acrobat AI assistant to improve document interaction Adobe has released Acrobat AI Assistant, which integrates generative artificial intelligence into Reader and Acrobat workflows. This innovation increases productivity by enabling conversational interaction…

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Know all about the new Adobe Acrobat AI Assistant. (REUTERS) AI 

Details on Adobe’s new Acrobat AI Assistant, which can automatically respond to queries from PDF documents, have been released.

Adobe has made significant enhancements to its user experience by incorporating various AI tools and features into multiple products. The company has entered the AI competition by continuously introducing new AI capabilities. The latest addition is the Acrobat AI Assistant, designed to simplify the comprehension of digital documents like lengthy PDFs and articles. Initially released in beta in February, the AI assistant is now being officially launched to users. Learn more about the functionality of the Adobe Acrobat AI Assistant. About Adobe Acrobat AI Assistant features Adobe revealed that Acrobat…

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Know what happened in the world of AI today, April 15. (Pexels) AI 

AI developments on April 15: AI set to revolutionize fashion with increased diversity, research underway on AI’s influence on immersive media, and other updates.

In the world of AI, London-based model Alexsandrah now has a virtual counterpart thanks to AI technology. This innovative creation showcases the transformative power of AI in creative fields. Additionally, upcoming research will explore the impact of AI on immersive media within 5G Networks, focusing on media packaging, ingestion, delivery, and related issues. Artificial intelligence creates a virtual twin of London-based model Alexsandra Alexsandrah, a London-based model, benefits from using her virtual version, just like a human model. While many in the industry support the technology as it promotes diversity,…

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Know what happened in the world of AI today, April 15. (Pexels) AI 

AI developments on April 15: AI set to revolutionize fashion with increased diversity, research underway on AI’s influence on immersive media, and other updates.

In the world of AI, London-based model Alexsandrah now has a virtual counterpart thanks to AI technology. This innovative creation showcases the transformative power of AI in creative fields. Additionally, upcoming research will explore the impact of AI on immersive media within 5G Networks, focusing on media packaging, ingestion, delivery, and related issues. Artificial intelligence creates a virtual twin of London-based model Alexsandra Alexsandrah, a London-based model, benefits from using her virtual version, just like a human model. While many in the industry support the technology as it promotes diversity,…

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The Tokyo office will be the OpenAI's third outpost overseas, following the opening of its doors in London and recently Dublin. (REUTERS) AI 

OpenAI opens new office in Tokyo, appoints former Amazon employee to lead AI initiative.

OpenAI has been actively working to advance artificial intelligence in recent months, facing competition from global tech giants like Microsoft and Google. To strengthen its efforts, the organization has appointed the former president of Amazon Web Services’s Japan division to lead its initiative to attract enterprise clients in the fourth-largest economy worldwide, as reported by Bloomberg. OpenAI opens an office in Japan OpenAI has announced that it will open an office in Tokyo as it releases a custom GPT-4 model that caters to Japanese language users. It said it has…

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Are robots really stealing jobs? Amazon executive dispels myths surrounding AI and employment impact. (Unsplash) AI 

Top Amazon executive reassures workers that AI will not replace their jobs

The tech community is feeling anxious about the potential impact of AI on employment, but a senior Amazon executive is challenging the idea that robots and technology are responsible for job cuts. Stefano La Rovere, Amazon’s head of global robotics, mechatronics and sustainable packaging, argued in an interview with CNBC this week that the belief that technology will displace jobs is unfounded. Contrary to popular opinion, La Rovere emphasized that advanced robotics, artificial intelligence (AI) and other technologies will not replace manual labor, but rather will strengthen individuals’ roles in…

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ChatGPT receives major upgrades, including image analysis and editing capabilities, which improve user experience and accessibility. (AFP) News 

OpenAI’s latest update enhances ChatGPT’s capabilities: Here’s a rundown of the new features

OpenAI has released major improvements to its popular chatbot, ChatGPT, with the goal of transforming how users engage with the technology. The upgrades feature increased language capabilities and the addition of image input capabilities, highlighting the company’s dedication to advancing conversational AI. Improved image analysis for Plus users An exceptional update for Plus users is the ability to upload images for analysis by ChatGPT. Users can simply take a photo and prompt the chatbot to describe its content, providing practical applications from object recognition to aiding decision-making situations, such as…

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