Europol sounds the alarm over criminal use of ChatGPT and sees bleak prospects

BRUSSELS, March 27 (Reuters) – European police Europol warned on Monday of the potential misuse of the artificial intelligence chatbot ChatGPT in phishing attempts, disinformation and cybercrime, adding to the chorus of concerns ranging from legal issues to ethical issues. Since its release last year, Microsoft-backed OpenAI ChatGPT has sparked a technology buzz, prompting rivals … Read more

Chinese Baidu reveals more capabilities of AI-based chatbot Ernie

BEIJING, March 27 (Reuters) – Chinese search engine Baidu (9888.HK) on Monday shared pre-recorded videos of its AI-powered chatbot, Ernie, summarizing financial statements and producing PowerPoint presentations, among other features focused on on the industry. According to footage shared by a Baidu spokesperson to a media group on WeChat, China’s most widely used messaging service, … Read more

Alibaba Founder Jack Ma Returns to China, Ending Year-Long Abroad -SCMP

BEIJING, March 27 (Reuters) – Alibaba (9988.HK) founder Jack Ma has returned to China, the South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported on Monday, ending a more than year-long stint in China. foreign seen by the industry as reflecting the sober mood of Chinese private enterprises. Ma, one of China’s best-known entrepreneurs, left mainland China at … Read more

Australian group Latitude claims 7.9 million driving license numbers were stolen in data theft

The data theft is much larger than that reported on March 16 Driver’s license, passport numbers, stolen customer records Stocks fall 2.5% March 27 (Reuters) – Australian consumer finance company Latitude Group Holdings Ltd (LFS.AX) said hackers stole nearly 8 million Australian and New Zealand driving license numbers in one of the the country’s largest … Read more

Exclusive: Walmart lays off hundreds of American workers at five e-commerce fulfillment centers

NEW YORK, March 23 (Reuters) – Hundreds of workers at Walmart’s five U.S. facilities that process e-commerce orders are told to find jobs within 90 days at other company locations, a doorman confirmed. -talk to Reuters. About 200 workers in Pedricktown, New Jersey, and hundreds more in Fort Worth, Texas; Chino, California; Davenport, Florida; and … Read more