How to Get an APAAR Card, its Benefits, Documents and TOS From the bustling states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Chhattisgarh, hello, dear readers! We are excited to announce today a significant milestone that builds upon the success of the Aadhar Card: the government’s introduction of the APAAR Card. This creative card functions as a singular student identity document, containing a detailed … Read more

Kids aren’t safe on social media, lawmakers say. Tech CEOs are back in DC this week to pledge (again) that they’ll handle it

[ad_1] CNN  —  Congress will again grill the chief executives of several big tech companies this week, including Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg, about potential harms from their products on teens. Until now, the social platforms have largely had the same response: We’ll help teens and families make smart decisions themselves. But now, with growing claims … Read more

What is catfishing and what can you do if you are catfished?

[ad_1] Editor’s Note: This story is part of ‘Systems Error’, a series by CNN As Equals, investigating how your gender shapes your life online. For information about how CNN As Equals is funded and more, check out our FAQs. CNN  —  Catfishing is when a person uses false information and images to create a fake identity … Read more

How to Get Your Own Yamma Bicke

Introduction In the fast-paced world of modern transportation, innovation takes center stage, and one name that has been making waves recently is Yamma Bicke. This article delves into the key features, market demand, benefits, and future trends surrounding Yamma Bicke, providing readers with a comprehensive understanding of this revolutionary mode of transportation. Exploring Yamma Bicke … Read more

Market Demand for Yamma Bicke

Introduction In the fast-paced world of modern transportation, innovation takes center stage, and one name that has been making waves recently is Yamma Bicke. This article delves into the key features, market demand, benefits, and future trends surrounding Yamma Bicke, providing readers with a comprehensive understanding of this revolutionary mode of transportation. Exploring Yamma Bicke … Read more

Game On: 13-Year-Old Becomes First To Beat ‘Unbeatable’ Tetris

[ad_1] SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The falling-block video game Tetris has met its match in 13-year-old Willis Gibson, who has become the first player to officially “beat” the original Nintendo version of the game — by breaking it. Technically, Willis — aka “blue scuti” in the gaming world — made it to what gamers call … Read more

Elon Musk wants to colonize Mars. Is that profitable?

[ad_1] Austin, TX CNN Business  —  Elon Musk has spent nearly two decades rallying SpaceX fans around his goal of colonizing Mars, something world governments aren’t currently attempting — in part because of the unfathomable price tag such a mission will entail. Musk, the company’s CEO and chief engineer, refers to his interplanetary ambitions more … Read more

Elon Musk Wants Bob Iger ‘Immediately’ Fired From Disney

[ad_1] Elon Musk on Thursday called for the firing of Bob Iger, escalating his attacks on the Disney CEO over the entertainment company’s decision to temporarily suspend advertising on X, formerly Twitter, over an antisemitic post by the tech billionaire. Last month, Musk appeared to endorse a post saying Jews are “pushing the exact kind … Read more

‘Go F*ck Yourself:’ Elon Musk Tells Companies That Have Paused X Ad Buys To Leave

[ad_1] At HuffPost, we believe that everyone needs high-quality journalism, but we understand that not everyone can afford to pay for expensive news subscriptions. That is why we are committed to providing deeply reported, carefully fact-checked news that is freely accessible to everyone. Our News, Politics and Culture teams invest time and care working on … Read more

Elon Musk’s X Sues Watchdog Media Matters For Defamation

[ad_1] Elon Musk’s X sued the watchdog group Media Matters for America for defamation on Monday after the nonprofit published a report about ads for major brands appearing alongside posts touting Nazism. Media Matters first published details Thursday about the spread of Nazi-related content on the social media platform, formerly known as Twitter, saying X … Read more

New OpenAI Leader’s ‘Doom’ Warning May Scare You

[ad_1] The new interim CEO of OpenAI suggested earlier this year that artificial intelligence holds a level of potential risk for humankind that “should cause you to s**t your pants.” Emmett Shear, the co-founder and former CEO of Twitch, was appointed over the weekend to lead OpenAI after its board of directors ousted its longtime … Read more

Microsoft Hires Sam Altman As OpenAI Board Brings In New Interim CEO

[ad_1] Microsoft on Monday announced it has hired ousted OpenAI CEO and co-founder Sam Altman to head a new advanced AI research team after OpenAI’s board decided against reinstating Altman following negotiations over the weekend. The appointment caps off a chaotic weekend for the tech world, which kicked off Friday after OpenAI’s board of directors … Read more

LinkedIn is cutting more than 650 jobs

[ad_1] New York CNN  —  LinkedIn is laying off 668 people across its engineering, product, talent and finance teams as part of a broader restructuring, the social media platform announced Monday. In a blog post, the social media site for professionals said it is making changes to its organizational structure and streamlining its decision making. … Read more

iPhone 15 demand dips in China, analysts say

[ad_1] CNN  —  Demand for Apple’s new iPhone 15 lineup is weaker in China than for last year’s models, according to analysts. Sales for the iPhone 15 are down 4.5% in China compared to iPhone 14 sales in the first two weeks after its launch, according to Counterpoint Research. Separately, Bloomberg reported on Monday financial … Read more

New York City unveils | CNN Business

[ad_1] CNN  —  The same New York City administration to launch a “Rat Action Plan” is back with an “Artificial Intelligence Action Plan.” Mayor Eric Adams on Monday unveiled a citywide AI “action plan” that pledged – in broad-brushstrokes – to evaluate AI tools and associated risks, boost AI skills among city employees and support … Read more

Baidu says its AI is in the same league as GPT-4

[ad_1] Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s Meanwhile in China newsletter which explores what you need to know about the country’s rise and how it impacts the world. Hong Kong CNN  —  Chinese tech giant Baidu is officially taking on GPT-4. On Tuesday, the company unveiled ERNIE 4.0, the newest version of its artificial intelligence … Read more

Hamas’ social media following has skyrocketed since its attack

[ad_1] CNN  —  Hamas is barred from most social media platforms. But its following has surged on popular messaging app Telegram since its October 7 terror attack on Israel. One account belonging to the al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, has seen its following triple, and there has been a ten-fold increase in the … Read more

Lina Khan’s rise was heralded as an antitrust revolution. Now she has to pull it off

[ad_1] CNN  —  When the Federal Trade Commission and 17 states sued Amazon last month in a landmark antitrust case, Lina Khan, chair of the FTC, described it as a “cutting-edge” lawsuit that captures “state-of-the-art thinking” about modern monopolies in the tech industry. The closely watched case may be the biggest of the 34-year-old’s career. … Read more

Taiwan’s Foxconn to build ‘AI factories’ with Nvidia

[ad_1] Taipei CNN  —  Taiwan’s Foxconn says it plans to build artificial intelligence (AI) data factories with technology from American chip giant Nvidia, as the electronics maker ramps up efforts to become a major global player in electric car manufacturing. Foxconn Chairman Young Liu and Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang jointly announced the plans on Wednesday … Read more

Apple continues its sweep to roll out USB-C to more devices

[ad_1] CNN  —  Apple (AAPL) quietly announced its next-generation Pencil that works with iPads and now includes USB-C charging. The change comes nearly a month after Apple retired its Lightning charger, a milestone moment toward universal charging amid pressure from EU regulators. Like previous models, the third-generation Apple Pencil is intended for taking notes, sketching … Read more

Nokia layoffs: Company will slash up to 14,000 jobs

[ad_1] Hong Kong CNN  —  Nokia will slash up to 14,000 jobs in a major cost-cutting drive to address a “weaker” market environment, it said in a statement on Thursday. The Finnish telecom giant, a major provider of 5G equipment that employs 86,000 people, announced the move as part of a wider restructuring that will … Read more

Genesis and Gemini face civil suit alleging $1 billion fraud

[ad_1] CNN  —  The fallout from the colossal implosion of Sam Bankman-Fried’s crypto business is still rippling through the digital asset industry nearly a year later. On Thursday, New York’s attorney general filed a lawsuit against three digital asset firms that were caught up in the collapse of Bankman-Fried’s empire last fall — Gemini Trust, … Read more

States sue Instagram-parent Meta over ‘addictive’ features and youth mental health harms

[ad_1] CNN  —  Dozens of states sued Instagram-parent Meta on Tuesday, accusing the social media giant of harming young users’ mental health through allegedly addictive features such as infinite news feeds and frequent notifications that demand users’ constant attention. In a federal lawsuit filed in California by 33 attorneys general, the states allege that Meta’s … Read more

Twitter Users Angry As Elon Musk Seeks To Ax ‘Block’ Button

[ad_1] Elon Musk’s latest plan for Twitter — er, X — apparently focuses on pissing off a large number of users. The man-child mogul announced on Friday that the site would be largely dumping the “block” feature that allows users to heavily restrict interactions with the accounts of others, claiming that “It makes no sense.” … Read more

Google Maps and Waze temporarily disable live traffic data in Israel

[ad_1] New York CNN  —  Google is temporarily disabling live traffic conditions on its mapping service apps, Google Maps and Waze, in Israel, the tech company confirmed Monday, as the country prepares for a potential ground invasion into Gaza. “As we have done previously in conflict situations and in response to the evolving situation in … Read more

Apple announces ‘scary fast’ October event

[ad_1] CNN  —  Apple announced its second product event of the season, a month after introducing its new iPhone 15 lineup. New iMacs are likely. The company sent invitations to members of the media for a scheduled keynote on Monday, October 30 at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT, later than it typically kicks off events. … Read more

Obituary That Called Late NBA Player ‘Useless’ Sparks Firestorm

[ad_1] Social media users hurled criticism at Microsoft this week for what many thought was an AI-generated obituary for NBA player Brandon Hunter on its website MSN. The controversy began after the obituary — which had a headline that read “Brandon Hunter useless at 42” written by “Editor” — appeared on the Microsoft-owned platform after … Read more

Fake placenames with anti-Israel messages flood Google Maps’ depiction of the Rafah border crossing between Gaza and Egypt

[ad_1] CNN  —  When Google Maps users navigated to the Rafah border crossing between Gaza and Egypt on Tuesday, they might have seen placenames that included, “F**k Israel,” and “May god curse Israel’s Jerusalem.” Cyber activists appeared to have targeted the service to post anti-Israel messages, likely by taking advantage of a feature on Google … Read more