Technology News

Meta forms team to stop AI from tricking voters

The owner of Facebook and Instagram says the group will tackle AI content in the June 2024 EU elections....

Work to do on smart mouthguards - Townsend

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend says "more work" is required to make smart mouthguards "correct" after an alert prompted the temporary withdrawal of prop Zander Ferguson against England....

Oprah and Nigella deepfaked in influencer 'manifestation' ads

Piers Morgan and Oprah have criticised the use of AI deepfake ads used to promote a "manifestation" guide....

AI chip firm Nvidia valued at $2tn

Booming business at Nvidia sees investors bet the AI revolution will live up to its "hype"....

Google denies Gmail is shutting down after viral hoax

The tech giant says its email service is 'here to stay' after a hoax picked up 7m views on social media....

Leisure firm told scanning staff faces is illegal

The data watchdog orders Serco Leisure to stop using facial recognition technology on its employees....

Reddit users say share plans 'beginning of the end'

Redditors are reacting with anger as the social media platform files to become publicly listed....

Vice Media stops publishing on site and cuts jobs

Vice Media Group filed for bankruptcy in May and was bought by Fortress Investment Group....

Google to fix AI picture bot after 'woke' criticism

Users fault Gemini for generating diverse images in inappropriate historical contexts....

AT&T says cell network restored after outage

Thousands of customers lost phone service earlier in the day....

China tech firm claimed it could hack Foreign Office

A Chinese company claimed it had the ability to hack the UK's Foreign Office, leaked documents suggest....

Xbox games coming to Nintendo Switch and PS5 named

Microsoft's Grounded, Pentiment, Hi-Fi Rush and Sea of Thieves are being made available to rivals....

Critics say Final Fantasy Rebirth a stunning sequel

Reviews of the highly anticipated follow-up to 2020's Remake praise its open world and story....

Nvidia boss sees AI 'tipping point' as sales soar

The artificial intelligence boom has helped Nvidia become one of the most valuable firms in the US....

UK leads disruption of biggest cyber-criminal gang

LockBit is a criminal gang that uses its software to steal sensitive data until a ransom is paid....

X briefly suspends account of Alexei Navalny's widow

The social media platform - formerly Twitter - says Yulia Navalny's account was "mistakenly" blocked....

Big tech vows action on 'deceptive' AI in elections

Twenty firms have signed an accord pledging to stop voters being deceived but critics say it lacks teeth....

'AI won't steal your job, but people using it may'

Hovhannes Avoyan, founder of picture and video editing app Picsart, shares his advice for our CEO Secrets series....

The robots delivering takeaways to Edinburgh students

A trial is under way at the University of Edinburgh using autonomous vehicles to deliver food....

Guinea pigs in luxury shed become TikTok hit

More than 140 of the animals live in the air-conditioned shed - dubbed "the Ritz"....

Why some cyber-attacks hit harder than others

The British Library has been hobbled for months by a cyber-attack and experts warn of similar damage ahead....

The 'mind-bending' bionic arm powered by AI

BBC Click reporter Paul Carter tries out a high-tech prosthetic promising a 'full range of human motion'....

How AI is helping the search for extraterrestrial life

Artificial intelligence software is being used to look for signs of alien lifeforms....

The staff shortage in India's special effects industry

With international studios sending more work to India, the industry is struggling to train enough staff....

The brewing secrets behind tastier no-alcohol beer

There's huge demand for low and no-alcohol beer and breweries are competing for the best flavour....

Current Weather Conditions Cork Mostly Cloudy Galway Mostly Cloudy Belfast Mostly Cloudy Dublin Rain and Snow Sligo Cloudy
More Irish weather...

© Startpage Ireland 2004 - 2024 new server