Tiny ‘Hurricane-like’ magnetic swirls could hold key to next AI breakthrough — material found in rust could help power energy efficient, brain-like processors capable of running at hundreds of Gigahertz

Key Takeaways: – Researchers at Oxford University’s Department of Physics have discovered hurricane-like magnetic whirls in hematite that could power energy-efficient, brain-like processors – These whirls are capable of moving at speeds up to kilometers per second and could be used as information carriers for the next generation of computing platforms – The study, published…

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Stability announces Stable Diffusion 3, a next-gen AI image generator

Key Takeaways: – Stability AI announced Stable Diffusion 3, an open-weights next-generation image-synthesis model – The model generates detailed, multi-subject images with improved quality and accuracy in text generation – The Stable Diffusion 3 family of models range in size from 800 million to 8 billion parameters – Stability has launched a progression of AI…

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Salesforce Tableau looks beyond business intelligence dashboards with AI-powered Pulse

Key Takeaways: – Business intelligence (BI) traditionally relies on dashboards, but artificial intelligence (AI) can uncover more insights from data – Salesforce announced the general availability of Tableau Pulse technology, using multiple forms of AI to provide insights from data – Tableau Pulse uses natural language queries and data visualizations to surface metrics, trends, and…

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Allocations, AI-powered investing platform, tops $2 billion as alternative asset demand booms

Key Takeaways: – Allocations, a fintech startup, has reached $2 billion in assets under administration on its platform – AI has helped automate paperwork and increase efficiency, with each employee servicing 70 funds – Machine learning models generate legal paperwork and perform due diligence on investments – Allocations customers include asset managers, family offices, and…

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Our favorite free audio editor finally gets AI capabilities thanks to Intel — Audacity gets OpenVINO as it eyes next step for Audio.com and its own DAW capabilities

Key Takeaways: – Audacity is getting a major upgrade with Intel-developed OpenVINO plugins – AI-powered editing features include noise suppression, transcription, music generation, and separation – Plugins currently only available for Windows, but may expand to Linux and macOS in the future – Plans for a creator-first platform with cloud-saving feature for Audacity projects –…

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Gemini for Google Workspace is officially here — and it could be the AI-boosted help you never knew you needed

Key Takeaways: – Google is making its Gemini AI platform available for businesses of all sizes – Rebranded its Duet AI for Google Workspace as Gemini for Google Workspace – Two new subscription plans available: Gemini Business and Gemini Enterprise – Customers using Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Meet can now use Gemini AI tools…

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