Fri.May 17, 2024

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Reflections on Qualtrics X4: AI-powered Research Is Promising If We Stick To The Research Basics 

Forrester IT

Qualtrics introduced its AI-powered Strategy & Research suite at its summit, X4, and launched its “Strategic UX” product – officially entering the experience research space. The new product supports various UX research methods like video feedback, unmoderated usability testing, card sorting, and tree testing, and leverages AI to generate insights and recommended actions.

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Moravec’s Paradox: What Self-Driving and VR Can Teach Us

Information Week

Here’s how ensuring governance and risk management strategies for technologies such as self-driving and AR/VR can set up a solid groundwork in a world where Moravec’s paradox is resolved, and AI systems become more capable.

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FCC proposes BGP security measures

Network World

Jessica Rosenworcel wants ISPs to tell her how they’re securing BGP (Border Gateway Protocol) , a critical system for routing internet traffic. The chairwoman of the US Federal Communications Commission has proposed that the FCC require large broadband service providers to submit confidential reports on their plans to manage security risks associated with their use of BGP.

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“I lost trust”: Why the OpenAI team in charge of safeguarding humanity imploded

Vox

Sam Altman is the CEO of ChatGPT maker OpenAI, which has been losing its most safety-focused researchers. | Joel Saget/AFP via Getty Images Company insiders explain why safety-conscious employees are leaving. For months, OpenAI has been losing employees who care deeply about making sure AI is safe. Now, the company is positively hemorrhaging them. Ilya Sutskever and Jan Leike announced their departures from OpenAI, the maker of ChatGPT, on Tuesday.

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Don’t Get Left Behind: Leveraging Modern Product Management Across the Organization

Speaker: Kat Conner

The challenge of delivering the right product at the right time while aligning with strategic objectives is more pressing than ever. Product management is evolving and gaining greater recognition as the means to creating this connection. Join our upcoming webinar and learn how to streamline your product development processes, infuse product thinking across the organization, and bridge the gap between vision and delivery.

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Winamp music player will soon become an open-source project

TechSpot

Llama Group is opening Winamp's source code to programmers worldwide. According to the company, the legendary audio player for Windows PCs will start living its second life as a proper open-source project on September 24, 2024. Llama Group is looking for coders interested in joining the software's development, but it.

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ChatGPT can talk, but OpenAI employees sure can’t 

Vox

Sam Altman (left), CEO of artificial intelligence company OpenAI, and the company’s co-founder and then-chief scientist Ilya Sutskever, speak together at Tel Aviv University in Tel Aviv on June 5, 2023. | Jack Guez/AFP via Getty Images Why is OpenAI’s superintelligence team imploding? On Monday, OpenAI announced exciting new product news: ChatGPT can now talk like a human.

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Can this new community hub provide a spark for Seattle’s startup ecosystem?

GeekWire

From top left, clockwise: Aviel Ginzburg, Art Litvinau, Ryan Dao, and Tyler Brown. The tech vets, led by Ginzburg, are creating a new entrepreneurial community in Seattle. (Seattle Foundations Photo) An entrepreneur and investor with roots in the defunct Techstars Seattle program plans to launch a new invite-only organization and shared workspace that supports tech founders by surrounding them with fellow entrepreneurs and experienced startup mentors.

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State of IT jobs: Mixed signals, changes ahead

CIO Business Intelligence

IT is an ever-changing industry, a truism that 2023 underscored, thanks in large part to the meteoric rise of generative AI. The industry saw unprecedented growth in certain areas — such as AI and ML — alongside massive layoffs from tech vendors and cooling (or even contracting) salaries for a wide range of IT roles. And in the adjustment to a post-pandemic workforce, employees and employers have found a new battleground, with IT pros continuing to seek remote and flexible work opportunities, wh

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BGP: What is border gateway protocol, and how does it work?

Network World

Finding the best way to get from Point A to Point B is easy if you’re drawing a straight line on a piece of paper, but when Point A is your computer and Point B is a website halfway around the world, things get a bit trickier. In the latter case, Border Gateway Protocol (BGP), the routing protocol used by the global internet, is used to find the best path by weighing the latest network conditions based on reachability and routing information.

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Archie, the first search engine, has been resurrected

TechSpot

The operators of the website Serial Port have recently revived Archie, the internet's first search engine. Its FTP search and indexing functions are available to the public again after languishing in obscurity for years.

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10 Rules for Managing Apache Cassandra

It’s no surprise that Apache Cassandra has emerged as a popular choice for organizations of all sizes seeking a powerful solution to manage their data at a scale—but with great power comes great responsibility. Due to the inherent complexity of distributed databases, this white paper will uncover the 10 rules you’ll want to know when managing Apache Cassandra.

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Restore Damaged Files & Save Your Business for Only $50

Tech Republic Security

Regardless of how badly your files, or their formats, are damaged, EaseUS Fixo can restore your office files, videos and photos, even in batches. Get a lifetime subscription for $49.99 at TechRepublic Academy.

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TikTok is testing a new option to upload 60-minute videos, YouTube style

TechSpot

Despite suffering legal pressures coming from many parts of the Western world, TikTok is still trying to grow its business prospects with new user-centric features. As spotted by social media consultant Matt Navarra and later confirmed by TechCrunch, the Chinese video social network is experimenting with an option to upload.

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Get on Cybersecurity Certification Track With $145 Off These Courses

Tech Republic Security

This $50 bundle can get you five courses to enable you to earn CompTIA, NIST and more leading cybersecurity certifications that will help you build a career.

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NASA's Juno images hint at shifting ice shell over Europa's underground ocean

TechSpot

The high-resolution pictures, taken during Juno's flyby of Europa on September 29, 2022, seem to support the "true polar wander" theory – that Europa's ice shell is essentially adrift from its rocky mantle below.

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Generative AI Deep Dive: Advancing from Proof of Concept to Production

Speaker: Maher Hanafi, VP of Engineering at Betterworks & Tony Karrer, CTO at Aggregage

Executive leaders and board members are pushing their teams to adopt Generative AI to gain a competitive edge, save money, and otherwise take advantage of the promise of this new era of artificial intelligence. There's no question that it is challenging to figure out where to focus and how to advance when it’s a new field that is evolving everyday. 💡 This new webinar featuring Maher Hanafi, VP of Engineering at Betterworks, will explore a practical framework to transform Generative AI pr

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SCOM 2025 is here with the Latest System Center

Anoop

Hello - Here is the new HTMD Blog Article for you. Enjoy reading it. Subscribe to YouTube Channel [link] and Facebook Page to get the latest updates [link] The post SCOM 2025 is here with the Latest System Center appeared first on HTMD Community Blog #1 Modern Device Management Guides by Krishna R.

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Rockstar narrows down GTA 6 launch window to fall 2025

TechSpot

GTA 6 is reportedly in the final stages of development. Back in February, the company ordered remote workers back to the office full time to help finish up the game and plug any potential leaks.

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Tidal Vision, a startup turning crab shells into a green industrial chemical, is raising fresh cash

GeekWire

After crabs like these caught in the Bering Sea have been processed, seafood companies are stuck with the problem of disposing of the shells. Tidal Vision has developed a green chemistry technology for turning the discarded shells into a useful, sustainable industrial chemical. (Tidal Vision Photo) Tidal Vision , a green chemistry company founded by a former Alaska fishing boat captain, is raising more investment to fuel growth.

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Plug-in hybrids are driving EV sales growth, but industry faces roadblocks ahead

TechSpot

The latest Counterpoint report has revealed that the biggest driver of Q1's sales surge is plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), which combine a gas engine with an electric motor and battery pack. PHEV sales were up a whopping 46% year-over-year as consumers were lured in by their cheaper upfront costs.

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10 Rules for Managing Apache Kafka

Without proper guidance, it’s easy to miss out on Kafka’s full capabilities. While not the easiest technology to optimize, Kafka rewards those willing to explore its depths. Under the hood, it is an elegant system for stream processing, event sourcing, and data integration. Download this white paper to learn the 10 critical rules that will help you optimize your Kafka system and unlock its full potential.

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Drag Teams Presenter Toolbar during Screen Sharing Frustrating Experience is Going to End Soon

Anoop

Hello - Here is the new HTMD Blog Article for you. Enjoy reading it. Subscribe to YouTube Channel [link] and Facebook Page to get the latest updates [link] The post Drag Teams Presenter Toolbar during Screen Sharing Frustrating Experience is Going to End Soon appeared first on HTMD Community Blog #1 Modern Device Management Guides by Gopika S Nair.

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Are 6 Core CPUs Enough for PC Gaming?

TechSpot

There are plenty of fast 6-core gaming CPUs that outperform relatively new 8, 10, 12, and even 16-core chips. In this article we'll show you some interesting comparisons using different GPUs and gaming settings.

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Girbau automatiza la separación y clasificación de la ropa sucia para lavanderías

CIO Business Intelligence

El fabricante de maquinaria para lavanderías industriales Girbau se apoya en la automatización de procesos con el firme propósito de catapultar sus índices de productividad y revalorizar los puestos de trabajo de los operarios. La multinacional catalana ha desarrollado una solución bautizada como Sortech para automatizar el proceso de separación y clasificación de la ropa sucia en lavanderías industriales , centros sanitarios e instalaciones con un gran volumen de producción, facilitando así el

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OpenAI partners with Reddit to put users' posts in ChatGPT

TechSpot

In a joint statement announcing the partnership, the companies say that the internet needs to be kept open, and part of that means Reddit content needs to be "accessible to those fostering human learning and researching ways to build community, belonging, and empowerment online.

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Human-Centered Cyber Security Training: Driving Real Impact on Security Culture

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In today's digital age, having an untrained workforce can be a significant risk to your business. Cyber threats are evolving; without proper training, your employees could be the weakest link in your defense. This webinar empowers leaders like you with the tools and strategies needed to transform your employees into a robust frontline defense against cyber attacks.

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Konecta se alía con Google Cloud para potenciar su eficiencia y servicios de IA

CIO Business Intelligence

En el marco de actuación de su estrategia de transformación digital, Konecta ha suscrito un acuerdo plurianual con Google Cloud. En virtud del mismo, la compañía de prestación de servicios CX y soluciones tecnológicas empleará los servicios de Google Cloud Platform e IA con el fin de mejorar sus capacidades y experiencia para desarrollar servicios innovadores y alcanzar la excelencia operativa.

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Ampere announces monstrous 256-core 3nm CPU, teams up with Qualcomm for AI

TechSpot

The AmpereOne is an Arm-compatible chip designed for cloud-native workloads, AI inferencing, databases, web servers, and media delivery. It aims to strike a balance between high performance and power efficiency.

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4 Types of CRM Software and How to Choose

Tech Republic

Discover the four types of CRM software available and learn how to choose the right one for your business needs. Explore key considerations and features to make an informed decision.

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Valve's next game is a hero shooter called Deadlock – mixes Overwatch, Valorant, DOTA, and others

TechSpot

A leaker known for reporting on Valve projects recently shared screenshots of a rumored upcoming online game from the company. Called Deadlock, the competitive shooter has drawn comparisons to established titles like Overwatch, Valorant, and Valve's own DOTA 2.

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Navigating the Future: Generative AI, Application Analytics, and Data

Generative AI is upending the way product developers & end-users alike are interacting with data. Despite the potential of AI, many are left with questions about the future of product development: How will AI impact my business and contribute to its success? What can product managers and developers expect in the future with the widespread adoption of AI?

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10 cosas a tener en cuenta con la IA generativa de código abierto

CIO Business Intelligence

Parece que hoy en día cualquiera puede crear un modelo de inteligencia artificial (IA). Aunque no se disponga de datos de entrenamiento ni de conocimientos de programación, se puede tomar el modelo de código abierto favorito, modificarlo y publicarlo con un nuevo nombre. Según el Informe sobre el Índice de IA de Stanford, publicado en abril , en 2023 se publicaron 149 modelos básicos, dos tercios de ellos de código abierto.

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Ghost of Tsushima on PC allows simultaneous use of Nvidia DLSS upscaling and AMD FSR 3 frame generation

TechSpot

Nvidia still keeps its DLSS Frame Generation feature exclusive to the company's latest RTX 4000-series cards, while AMD makes its FSR 3 version open source.

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¿Qué frena a los directores de tecnología?

CIO Business Intelligence

Anurag Dhingra no es ajeno a los retos a los que se enfrentan los directores de tecnología hoy en día. Según la encuesta State of the CIO 2024 , el 43% de los directores de tecnología dependen de otro responsable de TI o de un ejecutivo de la LOB , y sólo el 38% dispone de un presupuesto independiente del de TI , por lo que, como agentes del cambio, pueden encontrarse en una situación difícil.

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Tech Moves: Agility Robotics hires Magic Leap exec; Zuper adds CMO; and more

GeekWire

Daniel Diez. (Agility Robotics Photo) Daniel Diez , a longtime tech and communications leader who was most recently chief commercial officer at augmented reality company Magic Leap, joined Agility Robotics as its chief strategy officer. The Corvallis, Ore.-based company known for its Digit bipedal humanoid warehouse robot raised a $150 million funding round in April 2022 , led by DCVC and Playground Global, with participation from Amazon’s $1 billion Industrial Innovation Fund.

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7 Leadership Themes for Procurement & Supply Chain Leaders in 2024

Procurement and supply chain leaders are presented with their fair share of challenges, with a host of tools and strategies to resolve them. That said, what’s the best path forward to leverage this year’s trends? In this recap of a recent GEP-WBR webinar, 7 Leadership Themes for Procurement & Supply Chain Leaders in 2024, GEP’s Pramod Sethumadhavan explores seven vital leadership trends that will help guide procurement and supply chain decision-makers.