Tag: Technology

Jul 11

Microsoft and Apple abandon OpenAI board seats amid regulatory scrutiny

Microsoft and Apple have withdrawn from their board observer seats at OpenAI in response to global regulatory concerns about the relationships between big tech firms and influential AI start-ups. Microsoft, which has invested $13 billion in OpenAI, informed the ChatGPT maker that its resignation was “effective immediately” less than nine months after assuming the role. […]
Jun 26

Microsoft Faces Major Antitrust Fine Over Teams Integration with Office 365

Microsoft is facing a substantial antitrust fine following allegations from the European Commission that it illegally bundled its chat and video app Teams with its Office 365 suite, including products like Word. These accusations, which Microsoft can contest, mark the most severe charges against the company since 2013, when it was fined €561 million (£474 […]
Jun 12

Elon Musk Drops Lawsuit Against OpenAI

Elon Musk has unexpectedly requested the dismissal of his lawsuit against OpenAI and its CEO Sam Altman, which alleged that the AI company had abandoned its original mission to develop artificial intelligence for the benefit of humanity. The filing, submitted by Musk’s legal team, did not provide any reasons for the withdrawal. The move came […]
Jun 3

Ticketmaster Hack: Personal Data of 560 Million Customers Potentially Compromised

Ticketmaster’s parent company, Live Nation, has confirmed “unauthorised activity” on its database following claims by the hacking group ShinyHunters that they have stolen the personal details of 560 million customers. The compromised data reportedly includes names, addresses, phone numbers, and partial credit card details of Ticketmaster users worldwide. ShinyHunters, the group behind the breach, is […]