Featured Article: How Good Are Chatbots Now?

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Following the recent story about how a Google Bot was reported to have said things that a sentient being may say, we take a brief look at how good chatbots are now.  What Happened?  Google engineer, Blake Lemoine, recently reported that The Language Model for Dialogue Applications (LaMDA ) AI system bot may have feelings […]

Tech Insight : What Is ‘Edge’ Computing?

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In this insight, we look at what edge computing is, why it’s necessary, the benefits it delivers, and some examples of how it’s being used.  What Is It?  Edge computing is a computing architecture and distributed computing framework which means the computing and data storage is done near the source of the data. The idea […]

Tech News : Internet Explorer … Explores No More

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Microsoft has announced the retirement of its famous Internet Explorer browser which is now officially out of support as of June 15, 2022 for certain versions of Windows 10.  Why?  First announced in May 2021 and after 25+ years) Microsoft has announced that “Internet Explorer (IE) is officially retired and out of support as of today, […]

Tech News : Millions Of iPhone Users Could Receive ‘Batterygate’ Payouts

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Following a claim made by a consumer champion against Apple over the ‘Batterygate’ alleged throttling of older iPhones, millions of people could receive compensation if the claim is successful.  Batterygate  The recent claim in relation to what has become known as ‘Batterygate’ refers to a 2017 software update to iPhones which Apple says was a […]