X bans over 2 lakh Indian accounts for policy violations amid growing online content concerns

In a recent disclosure, X, owned by Elon Musk, unveiled its monthly compliance report, shedding light on its stringent actions against policy violators in India. Between February 26 and March 25, the company took a decisive stance, banning over 213,000 accounts across the nation. These suspensions primarily stemmed from infringements related to the promotion of … Read more

Elon Musk launches Grok 1.5 Vision: What is it and can it compete with GPT-4, Gemini 1.5 Pro

Elon Musk’s AI venture, xAI, has recently introduced an upgraded version of its Grok 1.5 model – the Grok 1.5 Vision. This new model integrates computer vision capabilities, allowing it to interpret visual content and respond to questions about images. This development comes shortly after OpenAI presented its GPT-4 model, which also boasts computer vision … Read more

AI roundup [April 9]: Remote proctored exam platform unveiled, South Korea invests in AI and more

AI roundup: With preference for online exams growing, an online assessment solutions company announced its AI-powered remote proctored exam platform to eliminate the chances of cheating. In other news, South Korea is planning to invest over $7 billion in AI to retain its name as a leading semiconductor chip provider. Know about more such AI news … Read more

Tesla’s Musk predicts AI will be smarter than the smartest human next year

Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Monday predicted development of artificial intelligence that was smarter than the smartest human probably by next year, or by 2026. In a wide-ranging interview on X spaces that suffered multiple technology glitches, Musk also told Norway wealth fund CEO Nicolai Tangen that AI was constrained by the availability of electricity … Read more

Grok chatbot, now available to Premium subscribers

Social network X has expanded access to its xAI’s Grok chatbot, making it available to Premium tier subscribers following an announcement by Elon Musk last month. According to the company’s support page, only Premium and Premium+ users in select regions will be able to interact with the chatbot. Access for Premium Tier Subscribers Previously, Grok … Read more

Elon Musk is asking Apple to help in Tesla crash lawsuit- Details

In an effort to strengthen its case in a heated lawsuit over the safety of its Autopilot system, Tesla is looking to Apple for help. The case, which stems from a fatal crash involving a Tesla Model X in 2018, resulted in a legal battle over the circumstances of the accident. The incident happened when … Read more

X expands access to Grok chatbot for premium subscribers amidst competition

Social media platform X is expanding access to xAI’s Grok chatbot, now offering it to Premium tier subscribers. Following Elon Musk’s recent announcement regarding the broader availability of the service to paid users, the company has outlined that only Premium and Premium+ subscribers will have the privilege of engaging with the chatbot in specific regions. … Read more

Elon Musk set to reveal Tesla robotaxi amid shifting focus from low-cost EV production

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced plans to reveal a Tesla robotaxi on August 8, countering recent reports suggesting a shift in the company’s focus away from a low-cost electric vehicle (EV). The announcement follows Musk’s dismissal of a Reuters report, which claimed Tesla was abandoning its $25,000 EV project in favour of prioritising the … Read more

Elon Musk brings community notes to Indian X users before elections- What is it and why is it important

In a move aimed at combatting misinformation, Elon Musk-owned micro-blogging platform X has rolled out its Community Notes program in India. This new initiative empowers users to contribute to the fact-checking process of tweets circulated on the platform. Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk announced the launch of Community Notes in India, marking a significant step towards … Read more