Copilot AI chatbot from Microsoft will remember everything done on a computer

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The tech giant’s effort to get users comfortable with artificial intelligence seems awfully creepy Microsoft recently held its annual Build developer conference, in which it placed a focus on its AI chatbot called Copilot, and how it is hoping to support consumers in becoming more comfortable with using artificial intelligence on a regular basis. To do this, the company has decided to let Copilot remember everything a user does on a computer.  The goal is to support the user in knowing what to do next. While some responses have been…

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Mobile security gets a huge Samsung and IBM collaboration to support it

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The companies have announced a strategic partnership for enhanced enterprise protection Samsung made a massive new mobile security for enterprise announcement at the RSA Conference in San Francisco, in which it said it was collaborating with IBM to recreate device protection for business customers. The solution will bring Samsung Knox and IBM’s QRadar together The mobile security solution that will result from the collaboration will be offered by Samsung later in 2024. It will involve the integration of Samsung Knox on-device intelligence into the IBM Security QRadar Suite. By combining…

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Older Android versions are decreasingly able to support Google Wallet

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The app now needs a device to run on Android 7 or higher to be supported Starting in June, Google Wallet will require a notably higher version of Android in order to be properly supported than it currently does. This could cut off users with older devices Google Wallet currently needs Android 7 or higher in order to be fully supported on a device.  That oldest possible version is indeed from quite a few years ago, but this doesn’t mean that people aren’t still using it.  However, it will mean…

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QR codes offer Tencent a fresh opportunity in Southeast Asia

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The quick response barcodes offer a new way for the Chinese company to expand in mobile payments. Tencent is looking to QR codes as a strong opportunity to expand its mobile payments system throughout more of Southeast Asia, using its WeChat Pay. The Chinese giant’s digital wallet is already ubiquitous domestically Tencent spoke at the edge of the Money 20/20 conference this year on the subject of technology in Asia.  There, a company exec said that by linking QR code mobile payment systems cross-border, WeChat Pay – called Weixin Pay…

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Nokia classic cell phone relaunch causes nostalgia explosion

Nokia Cell Phone 3210 Celebrating 25 Years

The 25th anniversary of the Nokia 3210 brought a new edition including Snake The Nokia 3210 is 25 years old this year, and the company is celebrating by releasing a revamped edition of the greatly loved cell phone for a burst of nostalgia in the electronics market. Yes, the device even includes the classic Snake game The newly revamped 3210 cell phone supports 4G calls, has a 2-megapixel camera, and features the once immensely popular Snake game.  For those feeling the deep nostalgia over the device, it comes with a…

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