One of the largest data hacks in US history poses a serious risk of identity theft and fraud for the victims. The personal data of millions of Americans who applied for driver’s licenses or vehicle registration has been compromised by a massive cyberattack on MoveIt. We wake up, drink coffee, get ready for work, and check our tech. Here are a few stories from around the tech world that fit into the first cup. Before you step out of your door and into the real world this morning, you need to know about these things.
Many women and people of color don’t get interview invitations because of bias in the industry, according to a new study. The report that threw light on the Indian culture of nicknames was the inspiration for two new lenses. The practice of owning a nickname is more widespread in India than one might think. The report was released in collaboration with YouGov. The new “My Nickname IN” and “In Top Nicknames” will be available in India on June 21 and the users can access them by searching for “In Top Nicknames” and “My Nickname IN” in the lens carousel.
Users can long press on images while browsing to access the Lens feature in the Chrome browser. Integrated lens support is one of the new features for the chrome browser on theios. The tech giant announced in a post that users will soon be able to use their device’s camera to search for images, both newly captured and existing ones in their camera roll.
The government in Berlin is investing billions of euros in subsidies to lure tech companies, amid growing alarm over supply chain and dependence on South Korea and Taiwan for chips. The Indian mobile market has immense potential due to the rapid adoption of 5G technology. The number of 5G mobile subscriptions in India will reach 10 million by the end of the year. According to the study, this figure will increase to around 700 million by the end of the year, making up over half of all mobile subscriptions in the country. The voices of loved ones can be mimicked by a new generative artificial intelligence model. The product can speak six different languages, according to the company.
Hired looked at wage gaps in the tech industry and found that Hispanic men, Black men, Hispanic women and Black women were paid more for every dollar a white male counterpart was paid. A 2003 study by researchers at the University of Chicago and MIT found evidence of bias when it came to the employment status of Emily and Greg. It gave either an African American sounding or white sounding name to create a fake resume. The researchers found that white names got more interviews.
New Ai Networking Chips Are Launched By Cisco
Under the “system settings” in Realme devices, there is a feature called Enhanced Intelligent Services. Recently, alarming information appeared on the web that the world’s most popular instant messenger,WhatsApp, is constantly monitoring its users. The price of the largest scurvy was almost five times the current price, and the price of the all scurvy was two times the current price. It calls for strict regulation of the technology, as well as public awareness and education. The group warns that generative artificial intelligence could be used for malicious purposes.
African Americans need to apply for more jobs to find one. There is evidence of bias against women for traditionally male jobs and against them for typically female ones. Josh Brenner, CEO of Hired, said there has been more focused on including a more representative set across races. The representation of women and nonwhite individuals is still an issue, despite the data moving in the right direction. According to Hired’s findings, many of the tech industry’s workforce gender and racial disparity are caused by biased hiring.
Reports That The App Is Listening To Users Are False
In a surprise move, Chinese tech giant Alibaba said Tuesday it will replace its top boss as it looks to recover from years of slow growth caused by weak consumer spending and a regulatory crackdown. The subsidiary of tech giant Alphabet Inc. is looking to establish partnerships with Indian suppliers for the local manufacturing of itsPixel phones. With this, the likes of global tech giants would be able to locally manufacture products in India. The tech giant is in talks with several Indian manufacturers to assemble their devices in India.
Increasing reliance on smartphones for various activities, such as streaming, online gaming and remote work is reflected in the substantial growth in data consumption. According to a Wharton professor, companies should encourage employees to share how they’re using artificial intelligence to increase their personal productivity, rather than banning it and forcing them to hide it. The company has raised $19 million in early stage funding. The hot startup uses artificial intelligence to generate realistic voice recordings of written text, which opens up huge potential in the publishing and audiobooks sector. Analysts speculated that the move by Jack Ma to no longer hold controlling rights in the company might have helped pull the company out of the regulatory doghouse.
The company, which offers laundry and dry cleaning within 24hrs delivered via electric bikes, is now active in 11 international markets. Hired said it used a research firm to survey 229 technology Tech News hiring leaders and 80% of them worked in HR. The participants were paid and kept anonymous.
13 countries in the EU are represented by the BEUC, which is a consumer group. The call was issued to coincide with a report from a member of the group. generative artificial intelligence poses serious threats to privacy, security, democracy and human dignity according to the group. The hackers gained access to names, addresses, dates of birth, Social Security numbers and driver’s license numbers of the applicants.