5 Cloud Startups to Watch in 2024

It seems like a lifetime ago when the "cloud wars" were raging and debates were happening throughout the tech media landscape as well as internally across organizations – which major cloud will be victorious? Will it be AWS? Azure? GCP?

71% Of Musicians Fear AI: French-German Study

Many music producers already use Artificial Intelligence but 71 percent  of respondents in a French-German survey said they thought it would stop them making a living
More than two-thirds of musicians fear that artificial intelligence will make it impossible to make a living, according to a study by French and German music societies published Tuesday.
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With the majority of sales for big games now outside Japan, the country's game developers must consider everything from slang words to characters' costumes for a global audience

From Japan To The World: How To Translate A Game

Behind the global success of Japanese video games lies a delicate task: appealing to overseas players whose expectations on issues such as sexism are increasingly influencing the content of major titles.
As of now "Palworld" is in early-access mode and still being developed, with the help of feedback from players, Japan-based PocketPair said

'Pokemon With Guns' Proves A Blast

The makers of a video game dismissed as "Pokemon with Guns" when it was announced said Monday the game has proved a hit, with "Palworld" selling more than five million copies in just three days.
Google search vice president Cathy Edwards shows off an AI-powered feature that lets users do online searches by circling things they see in apps on Samsung's new Galaxy flagship phones

Samsung Turns To AI To Regain Smartphone Throne

Samsung on Wednesday released its latest Galaxy smartphones with new artificial intelligence features as the South Korean giant seeks win back its spot as the world's biggest phone seller from Apple.
Japan's 'Moon Sniper' lander took off from Tanegashima Space Centre aboard a H-IIA rocket in September

High Hopes For Japan's 'Moon Sniper' Mission

Japan's "Moon Sniper" spacecraft will attempt a historic touchdown on the lunar surface this weekend using pinpoint technology the country hopes will lead to success where many have failed.
Humanoid AI robot 'Ameca' on display in Geneva last year. But how badly will AI hit the jobs market?

Adecco Chief Says AI Will Create New Jobs

Artificial intelligence raises serious concerns for jobs but it will also create new positions, the head of Adecco, the world's biggest temporary staffing agency, said.
Kim Doan, head of investments at Earable, presents the "Brainband" at the Las Vegas tech show, January 7, 2024

At CES, Tech For Sleep, Not Late Night Scrolling

Technology causes us to lose sleep, but can it also give it back? "The reality about sleep is, the more you work for it, often, the more it will elude you," she said, explaining that the sleep metrics "can actually be anxiety provoking."


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