OpenAI announces new GPT-4o free for all

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The tech company unveiled a new flagship model that is faster than its previous releases At the start of this week, OpenAI announced the launch of GPT-4o, its newest flagship artificial intelligence model. Also announced were desktop services and voice assistant upgrades When the new GPT-4o was announced, the company also revealed that it was rolling out a new service for desktop, and that it was making upgrades to the voice assistant capabilities. Mira Murati, OpenAI’s chief technology officer, spoke to an enthusiastic crowd in attendance at the company’s offices,…

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Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp users can’t opt out of new AI tool

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Meta has added artificial intelligence to its platforms regardless of whether users want it Meta recently released a statement about the rollout of its AI tool across its platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, and WhatsApp, saying that it is meant to be used “to get things done, learn, create and connect with the things that matter to you.” That said, it didn’t ask whether users want it there The AI tool has been incorporated into these platforms in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Pakistan, Jamaica, South Africa, Singapore, Malawi, Uganda, Zambia,…

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YouTube says no to training OpenAI Sora artificial intelligence on its videos

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According to the video sharing platform, training AI with the videos breaks its terms of service Using YouTube videos to train Sora, OpenAI’s artificial intelligence text-to-video generator, would break the terms of service of the platform, according to Neal Mohan, YouTube’s CEO. This represents the first time the CEO has spoken on the subject Mohan used his first public comment on the subject to add that he did not have any firsthand knowledge of whether OpenAI had indeed trained its Sora artificial intelligence powered video creator with videos from the…

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Google AI search experience made available to more users

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More users are to gain access to a touch of the tech giant’s artificial intelligence features. A larger number of Google users could soon be trying out a bit of the company’s AI search capabilities, as it slowly continues its quiet expansion of its Search Generative Experience (SGE). SGE is being rolled out without any fanfare to some non-test users SGE shows up as a brightly colored text pop-up immediately under the typical search field on Google.  At the moment, users who are granted access to the AI search option…

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OpenAI brings its artificial intelligence software “Sora” pitch to Hollywood

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This week, AI technology was brought to studios, media executives and even talent agencies. OpenAI went to Hollywood this week with its new artificial intelligence software, “Sora”, in the hopes of impressing studios, media executives and talent agencies with their pitch. The AI has the potential to turn movie making on its head The goal of OpenAI’s trip was to make sure that a larger number of filmmakers were aware of just what Sora could do.  The artificial intelligence software specializes in text-to-video and could completely change the way moves…

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