Galaxy S24’s best AI features are coming to these older Samsung models with One UI 6.1

Kerry Wan/ZDNET The trickling of Samsung’s latest Galaxy AI features will begin as soon as late March, the company confirmed today. With the latest One UI 6.1 update, older Samsung devices including last year’s Galaxy S23 series, Z Flip and Fold 5, Tab S9 series, and more will gain access to key Galaxy AI features, … Read more

Reddit reportedly signed a multi-million dollar licensing deal to train AI models

Reddit posts might be the next fuel in the AI innovation machine, as the “front page of the internet” reportedly negotiated a content licensing deal to allow its data to be used to train AI models. Ahead of a potential $5 billion IPO debut in March, Bloomberg reported the social media platform had signed a … Read more

Apple MacBook Air Deals: The 13- and 15-Inch M2 Models Are on Sale

In 2023, Apple announced its current flagship M3 chipsets, which are more power-efficient and speedier than its predecessor, but these processors are still available in only the MacBook Pro (14-inch and 16-inch) and 24-inch iMac models. It’s only a matter of time before Apple injects ’em into its MacBook Air lineup—and that could be quite … Read more

Apple Watch Series 9 Models Are $70 Off at Best Buy Right Now

Best Buy just kicked off a new Apple Watch sale. This time around, Apple’s latest smartwatch, the Series 9, is $70 off in both 41mm and 45mm sizes. Cellular models of the Apple Watch Series 9 are also included in this sale, marked down to as low as $429. If you’re looking for a solid smartwatch, … Read more

OpenAI and Google will be required to notify the government about AI models

OpenAI, Google, and other AI companies will soon have to inform the government about developing foundation models, thanks to the Defense Production Act. According to Wired, US Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo shared new details about this impending requirement at an event held by Stanford University’s Hoover Institute last Friday. “We’re using the Defense Production … Read more

How to use Circle to Search on Android (and what models support it)

June Wan/ZDNET With the latest Galaxy S24 series, Samsung, in partnership with Google, announced the most “You’re watching Disney channel” feature ever: Circle to Search. The new Android feature allows users to long-press the home button and perform a Google search on whatever subject they tap, circle, or, yes, draw Mickey Mouse ears over, on … Read more

Best TV deals Jan. 2024: $1,000+ off several Samsung models, plus a $299.99 55-inch TCL QLED

UPDATE: Jan. 19, 2024, 5:00 a.m. EST This story has been updated with the latest deals on 4K and 8K TVs, including several Sony and Samsung discounts that have gotten even bigger since last week. Best 4K TV deals this week: Upgrading to a 4K TV — even a QLED or OLED — no longer … Read more

AI models don’t need publishers’ data

Sam Altman, CEO of OpenAI, at the Hope Global Forums annual meeting in Atlanta on Dec. 11, 2023. Dustin Chambers | Bloomberg | Getty Images DAVOS, Switzerland — Sam Altman said he was ‘surprised’ by the New York Times’ lawsuit against his company OpenAI, saying its artificial intelligence models didn’t need to train on the … Read more