Think carefully before you trade in your old smartphone or tablet – you can make more money “recycling” on resale sites

When it comes to the old personal technology found throughout the home — from smartphones to tablets to game consoles — many people may not realize how much value is left in their devices. Keeping tech out of landfills or just collecting dust in the back of the closet by exploring resale sites that match … Read more

AI-Powered Coding Helper aims to help developers, not replace them

GitHub Inc.’s new automated computer encoder will help. Companies are managing a chronic shortage of software developers, but they won’t replace them, according to the company’s CEO. Thomas Dohmke, CEO of Microsoft corp. Owned GitHub says the AI-powered coding tool, launched this week as Copilot, is designed to make it easier to write long lines … Read more

OpenAI taught AI to play Minecraft

picture: Leon Neal (Getty Images) chessAnd the he goesand now-Maine Craft. AI models have added a new victory to the game kill list. Using a combination of unnamed Maine Craft Videos and a small data set from those labeled by contractors, artificial intelligence company OpenAI has been able to train a neural network to play … Read more

Can media companies survive the recession? Executives say yes

Delegates wait in line at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, Cannes, France, June 2019 Kan Lions While media managers Meeting with advertising leaders this week Over cups of roses at the annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, they can’t help but talk about the disconnect between hanging out with celebrities on yachts … Read more

This is what China’s Alibaba and Queizhou say about the economy

Across the five GMV e-commerce platforms, Alibaba’s market share declined 6% in the first quarter versus the fourth, according to Bernstein’s analysis. Street | Afp | Getty Images Beijing – Ali Baba He was once the poster child for investing in modern China. Now the e-commerce market that fueled its growth is slowing down, while … Read more

How to use Google Password Manager on the encryption device

picture: Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP (Getty Images) Ultimately, Google and other big tech companies want it dispense with passwords Exactly, but until that day comes, a Google Password Manager feature called On-Device Encryption might be your best bet for protecting your precious codes. Even though she quietly walked out earlier this springNow you can easily access the … Read more

Mark Zuckerberg envisions a billion people in the Metaverse region

ID pads CEO Mark Zuckerberg told CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Wednesday that the metaverse could be a huge part of the social network operator’s business in the second half of the decade. “We hope to basically reach out to about a billion people in the metaverse doing hundreds of dollars of commerce, each of them … Read more

Cement CO2 emissions quietly double in 20 years

Heat retention Carbon dioxide emissions from the cement industry, a source less talked about but a major source of carbon pollutiondoubled in the past 20 years, new global data show. In 2021, global emissions from the cement industry for buildings, roads and other infrastructure amounted to nearly 2.9 billion tons (2.6 billion metric tons) of … Read more

Chinese police say victims of Tangshan restaurant attack are recovering from injuries

Hong Kong CNN – After days of mounting public pressure, Chinese police have finally released an update on the investigation Brutal attack on a restaurant in Tangshan But the statement did little to quell public anger or address the victims’ concerns. The assault, which took place in the early hours of the morning of June … Read more

Virgin Active plans flexible rates and online offers to combat work-from-home trends

Virgin Active says its South African clubs are showing good traction to restore membership after restrictions around capacity were lifted, in line with closing regulations in February 2022. Since the easing of coronavirus restrictions and the removal of capacity restrictions in the first quarter of 2022, Virgin Active South Africa said its sales have recovered … Read more