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Scarlett Johansson says OpenAI ripped off her voice
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Scarlett Johansson says OpenAI ripped off her voice

Actor Scarlett Johansson says OpenAI CEO Sam Altman used a voice similar to hers for its artificial intelligence voice software despite declining his invitation for its use. The response comes after OpenAI said it would pull its ChatGPT AI voice dubbed ”Sky”, which launched last week amid controversy over it sounding like Johansson’s voice in...

China pledges billions in measures to support struggling property sector
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China pledges billions in measures to support struggling property sector

China announced ”historic” steps to stabilize the crisis-hit property sector on May 17, 2024, allowing local governments to buy ”some” apartments, relaxing mortgage rules and pledging to deliver unfinished homes.  Nurphoto | Nurphoto | Getty Images BEIJING — Chinese authorities on Friday pledged new support for state-owned enterprises to enable them to buy unsold apartments,...

maj 20, 2024maj 20, 2024
OpenAI dissolves Superalignment AI safety team
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OpenAI dissolves Superalignment AI safety team

OpenAI has disbanded its team focused on the long-term risks of artificial intelligence just one year after the company announced the group, a person familiar with the situation confirmed to CNBC on Friday. The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said some of the team members are being reassigned to multiple other teams within...

maj 19, 2024maj 19, 2024
Golfer Scottie Scheffler arrested at PGA event in Louisville
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Golfer Scottie Scheffler arrested at PGA event in Louisville

Scottie Scheffler, the top golfer in the world, was arrested Friday and charged with felony assault on a police officer and reckless driving outside of the PGA Championship in Louisville, Kentucky. Scheffler, 27, was detained after he was seen driving on a median toward the entrance to Valhalla Golf Club, the site of the event,...

maj 18, 2024maj 18, 2024
What to know about touring world famous wine regions
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What to know about touring world famous wine regions

Gone are the days when wine tasting was confined to local wineries or national borders. Today’s consumers crave authentic wine experiences in the land where it’s cultivated. In Europe, where the wine economy is predominantly export-driven, tasting rooms tend to be family-operated. That means there may be just one person serving visitors, and appointments are...

maj 17, 2024maj 17, 2024
Cisco (CSCO) Q3 earnings report 2024
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Cisco (CSCO) Q3 earnings report 2024

Chuck Robbins, chief executive officer of Cisco, participates in a Bloomberg interview at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Jan. 17, 2024. Stefan Wermuth | Bloomberg | Getty Images Cisco reported earnings and revenue for the fiscal third quarter that topped Wall Street’s estimates, even with sales dropping from a year earlier. The...

maj 16, 2024maj 16, 2024
China’s overseas students under pressure amid economic uncertainty
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China’s overseas students under pressure amid economic uncertainty

As a growing number of overseas Chinese students run into financial difficulties due to the declining wealth of their families, many go online to express their grief and seek advice on how to cope with the situation. Andersen Ross Photography Inc | Digitalvision | Getty Images When Xiao Zhang went to the U.S. to study...

maj 15, 2024maj 15, 2024
Sri Lanka visa problem was a ‘technical issue’ says tourism minister
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Sri Lanka visa problem was a ‘technical issue’ says tourism minister

The cost to obtain a short-term visa to visit Sri Lanka rose from $50 to $100 in April. But the reason for it is disputed. The price hike followed Sri Lanka’s transition from using internal Electronic Travel Authorizations, or ETAs, to an e-visa system operated by the visa processing company VFS Global. Sri Lanka’s Tourism...

maj 14, 2024maj 14, 2024
Australia’s budget is expected to target housing affordability crisis
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Australia’s budget is expected to target housing affordability crisis

An aerial photograph of houses and apartments on coastline in North Bondi, Sydney, Australia. Recent reports indicate that Australian home prices are set to continue their upward trend, driven by increasing migration rates and a shortage of housing supply. Andrew Merry | Moment | Getty Images Australia plans to address its climbing home prices in...

maj 13, 2024maj 13, 2024
NHL CEO, other Latino executives found Latinos in Sports platform
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NHL CEO, other Latino executives found Latinos in Sports platform

Xavier Gutierrez, CEO of the Arizona Coyotes and CEO of ImpactX Sports Group (L), and Pedro Guerrero, CEO of Guerrero Media. Courtesy: Guerrero Media When the National Hockey League’s Arizona Coyotes sold its franchise to Utah last month, the league didn’t just lose an Arizona-based team — it also lost its only active Latino chief...

maj 12, 2024maj 12, 2024