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ANALYSIS | AI has a lot of fans in business. But does it actually make money? | CBC News

While AI's inevitability has been a recurring refrain in much of the business media, there has been a small chorus of skeptics demanding proof of its ability to do what corporations need most: make money.

CBC News - Jul 18, 2024 4:10pm EDT

65 years of NASA's meatball logo

Register UK - Jul 18, 2024 4:00pm EDT

Stegosaurus Fossil Sells to Hedge Fund Billionaire for $45 Million

Gizmodo - Jul 18, 2024 3:32pm EDT

Covid's summer wave surges on as Biden tests positive

Cases are increasing nationally, especially in the West and Southeast, as three or four new variants of the virus are driving infections in different parts of the country.

NBC News - Jul 18, 2024 3:21pm EDT

Fandango founder J. Michael Cline dies of apparent suicide at New York City luxury hotel

Cline was found Tuesday “unconscious and unresponsive” at The Kimberly Hotel in Manhattan.

NBC News - Jul 18, 2024 2:28pm EDT

Israel's Knesset votes overwhelmingly against Palestinian statehood as Netanyahu prepares for U.S. visit

The vote could signal that Israeli lawmakers have confidence that “the next president is going to be Donald Trump,” one analyst said.

NBC News - Jul 18, 2024 2:16pm EDT

How Elon Musk Chose Trump

New York Times - Jul 18, 2024 1:52pm EDT

South Korea's top court issues landmark ruling recognizing some rights for same-sex couples

South Korea's Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples are eligible to receive the same health insurance benefits as heterosexual couples in a landmark verdict.

Fox News - Jul 18, 2024 1:46pm EDT

New British government aims to regulate most powerful AI models

British Prime Minister Keir Starmer has promised to introduce new laws on AI, but his government is taking a careful approach to rolling them out

The Globe and Mail - Jul 18, 2024 1:45pm EDT

J.D. Vance Left His Venmo Public. Here’s What It Shows

Wired News - Jul 18, 2024 1:25pm EDT

Usha Vance’s RNC speech against backdrop of ‘mass deportation’ signs draws claims of hypocrisy

Experts say Usha Vance’s speech reaffirms the GOP’s “good immigrant, bad immigrant” narrative.

NBC News - Jul 18, 2024 1:05pm EDT

Amazon says this year's Prime Day was its biggest ever

ABC News - Jul 18, 2024 12:32pm EDT

Kremlin to begin restricting social media after recent terror attacks,

The Kremlin is cracking down on social media platforms like YouTube and the WhatsApp encrypted messaging service.

Washington Times - Jul 18, 2024 12:14pm EDT

A Powerful Windstorm Changed the Boiling Point of Water in the UK

Gizmodo - Jul 18, 2024 12:04pm EDT

Apple expert reveals simple habits that are destroying your iPhone battery

Independent UK - Jul 18, 2024 12:03pm EDT

Tesla's EU market share, sales dipped in June, says ACEA

Register UK - Jul 18, 2024 11:50am EDT

Samsung launches Galaxy smart ring to track sleep and periods

The devices have high profile users, including Kim Kardashian and and some England footballers.

BBC News - Jul 18, 2024 11:39am EDT

Autism study finds link with pregnancy diet

The study is the first of its kind to assess overall prenatal diet quality among a large sample size of expectant mothers.

Newsweek - Jul 18, 2024 11:25am EDT

British watchdog begins probe into Microsoft’s hiring of some former Inflection AI staff

Britain’s competition regulator has been seeking views after Microsoft in March appointed Inflection AI’s Mustafa Suleyman as head of a newly created consumer AI unit and hired several of his employees

The Globe and Mail - Jul 18, 2024 11:15am EDT

The Alien Prequel TV Series Has Its Official Title

Gizmodo - Jul 18, 2024 10:46am EDT

Canadian tech firms think capital gains policy change will hinder industry: survey

Toronto Star - Jul 18, 2024 10:37am EDT

Amazon Prime Day drives U.S. online sales to record $14.2 billion

Consumer electronics and back-to-school products were among the top categories.

CNBC - Jul 18, 2024 10:17am EDT

Cobra venom neutralised by common blood-thinning drug Heparin

Heparin can neutralise the necrosis-causing toxins in some spitting cobras' venom, scientists discover.

BBC News - Jul 18, 2024 10:17am EDT

Chinese tech firms train AI to be more communist

Government officials test companies to ensure computer systems toe party line on controversial topics

Telegraph UK - Jul 18, 2024 10:05am EDT