The VTech PreComputer 1000 is a rather ancient toy computer that was available in the distant misty past of 1988. It featured a keyboard and a variety of simple learning …read more Continue reading Is Microsoft Basic Hidden In This Educational Child’s Toy?
The president of tech giant Microsoft said there is no chance of super-intelligent artificial intelligence being created within the next 12 months, and cautioned that the technology could be decades away. From a report: OpenAI cofounder Sam Altman earl… Continue reading Microsoft President Says No Chance of Super-Intelligent AI Soon
The safety risks of generative AI and its potential uses are mainstream now in ways they weren’t in November 2022. Continue reading ChatGPT 1-Year Anniversary: How Generative AI Has Evolved
Sam Altman said that it was business as usual at OpenAI and that its biggest investor would continue to have no say over its strategy or decision-making processes.
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Microsoft wants to bring Xbox Game Pass to PlayStation and Nintendo. From a report: Xbox CFO Tim Stuart said during the Wells Fargo TMT Summit this week that the goal is to make first-party games and Game Pass available on “every screen that can play g… Continue reading Microsoft Wants Game Pass On PlayStation, Nintendo, And ‘Every Screen’ Possible
Microsoft’s latest Windows Ugly Sweater is an homage to Windows XP’s cult-classic Bliss wallpaper, and it will once again be available in limited quantities.
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According to Omdia, Microsoft and Meta are on track to receive 3 times as many Nvidia H100 GPUs as competitors such as Amazon, Google, and Oracle by the end of 2023.
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Tech journalist Kara Swisher disagrees that Sam Altman’s (temporary) firing stemmed from a conflict between the “go-faster” people pushing for commercialization and a rival contingent wanting more safety-assuring guardrails. “He’s being talking about t… Continue reading Does OpenAI’s Origins Explain the Sam Altman Drama?
In this special Thanksgiving edition of First Ring Daily, Brad Sams and Paul Thurrott discuss everything that happened at OpenAI this week, why Nvidia remains a key player in the current AI boom, and they also imagine a world where Apple would sell it… Continue reading First Ring Daily Thanksgiving Edition: Full of AI
This bundle gives you lifetime access to 2019 versions of Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher and One Note with no subscription or license fees. Continue reading Get Seven Iconic MS Office Programs, Just $30 in Black Friday Sale Through 11/27