Category: Silicon UK

GitLab Explores Possible Sale – Report

Coding platform GitLab is reportedly exploring a sale, nearly three years after successful IPO on the Nasdaq This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: GitLab Explores Possible Sale – Report

Microsoft Faces UK Probe Over Inflection Staff Hiring

Poaching staff? UK’s CMA regulator confirms phase one investigation of Microsoft’s “hiring” of former Inflection AI staff This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Microsoft Faces UK Probe Over Inflection Staff Hiring

Elon Musk To Relocate SpaceX, X HQ To Texas

Leaving California. Elon Musk protests new gender-identity law, says he will move headquarters of SpaceX and X from California This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Elon Musk To Relocate SpaceX, X HQ To Texas

Hackers ‘Publish Walt Disney Internal Slack Data’

Hackers reportedly publish data from thousands of Disney internal Slack communications, including data on strategy and job candidates This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Hackers ‘Publish Walt Disney Internal Slack Data’

Musk Confirms Robotaxi Delay For Design Change

Elon Musk confirms delay of Tesla robotaxi launch as company’s shares surge after he publicly endorses Donald Trump presidential bid This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Musk Confirms Robotaxi Delay For Design Change

Apple Shares Reach All-Time High On AI Optimism

Apple shares surge after Morgan Stanley rates company ‘top pick’ over AI plans and says it could sell nearly 500 devices in next two years This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Apple Shares Reach…

Silicon UK In Focus Podcast: The Value of Data

Discover the transformative power of data in our latest podcast. Learn how leveraging data can drive business growth, enhance decision-making, and provide a competitive edge in today’s digital economy. This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original…

Trump Media Shares Rally After Assassination Attempt

Shares in Trump Media surge 33 percent after Saturday assassination attempt on former president as investors bet on reelection This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Trump Media Shares Rally After Assassination Attempt

The Critical Intersection Between AI and Identity Management

Explore how AI is transforming businesses across various sectors, from marketing to IT, driving innovation and efficiency. Understand the importance of data, identity management, and responsible AI adoption for future growth and security. This article has been indexed from Silicon…

Best Practices for Managing and Scaling Generative AI

Discover the best practices for managing and scaling generative AI in this comprehensive guide. Learn how to optimize AI deployment, ensure data security, and integrate seamlessly with existing IT infrastructure. This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the…

AT&T Cloud Hack Part Of Ongoing Campaign, Experts Say

Hack of nearly all AT&T customers is part of campaign carried out by criminal gang targeting Snowflake cloud platform, say researchers This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: AT&T Cloud Hack Part Of Ongoing Campaign,…

X Plans To Challenge EU DSA Breach Findings

Social media platform X says it disagrees with EU DSA findings as chief Elon Musk says he will pursue ‘public battle in court’ This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: X Plans To Challenge EU…

Tesla Delays Robotaxi Event To October

Tesla shares volatile after report says it delays robotaxi event two months to allow teams to build more prototypes This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Tesla Delays Robotaxi Event To October

SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Explodes In Orbit

Second stage of SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explodes in orbit in company’s first failure since 2016, endangering Starlink satellites This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Explodes In Orbit

Elon Musk’s X Breached DSA Rules, EU Finds

X’s BlueChecks “used to mean trustworthy sources of information. Now our preliminary view is that they deceive users,” says EU official This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Elon Musk’s X Breached DSA Rules, EU…

Japan’s SoftBank Acquires AI Chip Start-up Graphcore

SoftBank Group has purchased another British chip firm, with the acquisition of Bristol-based Graphcore Ltd in order to bolster the growing focus on AI processors. Graphcore announced on Thursday that it had been acquired by SoftBank Group Corp, and will…

Next Neuralink Brain Implant Coming Soon, Says Musk

Despite an issue with first Neuralink implant in a patient, Elon Musk says second brain implant is coming soon This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Next Neuralink Brain Implant Coming Soon, Says Musk

Alphabet Walks Away From HubSpot Deal

Not interested. Alphabet reportedly opts not to make an offer for HubSpot to bolster CRM and cloud position This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Alphabet Walks Away From HubSpot Deal

Musk Defeats $500m Mass Twitter Layoff Lawsuit

Elon Musk gains dismissal of lawsuit claiming he refused to pay $500m severance to thousands of fired Twitter staff This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Musk Defeats $500m Mass Twitter Layoff Lawsuit

China’s BYD Signs $1bn Deal For Factory In Turkey

BYD, China’s largest electric vehicle (EV) maker, is to setup a manufacturing plant in Turkey, as EU tariff talks falter This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: China’s BYD Signs $1bn Deal For Factory In…

PC Recovery Continues As Shipments Grow, Says IDC

Global shipments of PCs rose by 3 percent in Q2, IDC finds, as recovery in the personal computer market continues This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: PC Recovery Continues As Shipments Grow, Says IDC

Made in the UK

Despite recent disruptions, the industry has shown remarkable resilience, embracing digital transformation and sustainability. Explore how British manufacturers are innovating and preparing for a globally competitive future. This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Made…

EU Tariffs On Chinese EVs Come Into Force

Higher EU tariffs on certain Chinese EV makers kicked in this week, as Brussels follows US to protect domestic motor industry This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: EU Tariffs On Chinese EVs Come Into…

Hacker Stole OpenAI Internal Documents – Report

Security breach reportedly occurred at OpenAI last year, with a hacker stealing internal documents, but no source code This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Hacker Stole OpenAI Internal Documents – Report

Editorial: Labour Wins: A New Tech Strategy for Britain?

As Labour rolls out ambitious plans, including a focus on AI in healthcare and support for startups, the success of this multifaceted strategy will depend on navigating complex challenges and maintaining a dynamic yet secure tech environment. This article has…

Amazon To Discontinue Astro Security Robot

End of the line for Amazon’s Astro security guard robot for businesses, which will be bricked in September this year This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Amazon To Discontinue Astro Security Robot

Vodafone, Virgin Media O2 Extend Network Sharing Deal

Current network sharing deal between Vodafone and Virgin Media O2 extended to mid 2030s, including some spectrum sale This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Vodafone, Virgin Media O2 Extend Network Sharing Deal

ASML Veldhoven Expansion Gains Dutch Court Approval

Expansion of ASML’s operations in The Netherlands receives court approval, after objections from two neighbours This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: ASML Veldhoven Expansion Gains Dutch Court Approval

Fisker Seeks Approval For Firesale Of Remaining EVs

Fisker asks bankruptcy judge for permission to sell remaining Ocean SUV at just $14,000 per EV, down from $70,000 This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Fisker Seeks Approval For Firesale Of Remaining EVs

Tesla Sales Fall For Second Straight Quarter

Despite price cuts, Tesla’s global sales fall for the second straight quarter in another sign of weakening demand for EVs This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Tesla Sales Fall For Second Straight Quarter

Japan’s Government Ends Use Of Floppy Disks

Decades overdue. Japanese government finally realises it is no longer the 1990s and confirms it has ended use of floppy disks This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Japan’s Government Ends Use Of Floppy Disks

Meme Stock GameStop Sinks On Lawsuit News

Meme stock GameStop, known for a stellar rally in 2021 spurred by social media, shows volatility on news of probes into ‘Roaring Kitty’ This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Meme Stock GameStop Sinks On…

US Supreme Court Sidesteps Decision On Social Media Laws

US Supreme Court throws out lower court decisions on Florida, Texas laws imposing social media regulation, demands more research This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: US Supreme Court Sidesteps Decision On Social Media Laws

China’s Premium EV Makers See Deliveries Surge In June

China’s top three premium EV makers see boost in deliveries in June, but incentives and discounts make profitability harder goal This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: China’s Premium EV Makers See Deliveries Surge In…

Microsoft Shutters China Retail Stores

Microsoft reportedly shuts down all branded retail stores on Chinese mainland, four years after similar move internationally This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Microsoft Shutters China Retail Stores

France Prepares Formal Nvidia Antitrust Charges

French antitrust regulator reportedly preparing formal charges against Nvidia following dawn raids last September, amidst AI surge This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: France Prepares Formal Nvidia Antitrust Charges

EU Finds Meta Subscription Plan Violates DMA Rules

European Commission provisionally charges Meta with violating DMA competition rules over Facebook, Instagram subscription plans This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: EU Finds Meta Subscription Plan Violates DMA Rules

Meta Considers Facebook News Ban In Australia

Meta says it may ban news content from Facebook in Australia if forced to pay licensing fees under 2021 law This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Meta Considers Facebook News Ban In Australia

EU Focuses On Microsoft-OpenAI Deal In New Probe

EU steps up scrutiny of artificial intelligence (AI) industry with probes into Microsoft’s OpenAI investments, Google’s AI deal with Samsung This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: EU Focuses On Microsoft-OpenAI Deal In New Probe

SEC Files Lawsuit Against Crypto Firm Consensys

SEC files latest enforcement lawsuit against crypto firm Consensys as it seeks to apply established rules to digital assets This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: SEC Files Lawsuit Against Crypto Firm Consensys

Silicon UK In Focus Podcast: The Age of Additive Manufacturing

Discover how additive manufacturing is revolutionising industries in the latest episode of the Silicon In Focus Podcast. From 3D printing innovations to the future of customised production, we explore the technological advancements and trends shaping this transformative era in manufacturing.…

OpenAI Signs Content Agreement With Time

OpenAI signs “strategic content partnership” with Time to access current and archive content from last 101 years This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: OpenAI Signs Content Agreement With Time

Lack Of Clarity On AI Regulation Hindering UK Projects

Freshworks research highlights enterprise concern that lack of clarity around AI regulation, is holding back AI adoption This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Lack Of Clarity On AI Regulation Hindering UK Projects

Bluesky Offers Starter Packs For Friends, Feeds To Follow

To encourage uptake, X/Twitter rival Bluesky is offering starter packs – personalised invites for friends as well as suggested feeds This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Bluesky Offers Starter Packs For Friends, Feeds To…

Amazon Finally Breaches $2 Trillion Valuation

Long time coming. Amazon has reached a $2 trillion market capitalisation – six years after it passed a $1 trillion valuation This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Amazon Finally Breaches $2 Trillion Valuation

Tesla Issues Fourth Recall For Cybertruck

Most Cybertrucks in the United States are being recalled over problems with windshield wipers and exterior trim This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Tesla Issues Fourth Recall For Cybertruck

Recording Labels Sue Start-Ups Over AI-Generated Music

World’s biggest music groups sue two AI start-ups over auto-generated songs they say are trained on copyrighted content This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Recording Labels Sue Start-Ups Over AI-Generated Music

AT&T Says Tech Giants Should Fund Rural Broadband

AT&T chief says biggest tech companies should be forced to contribute to troubled fund for low-income and rural broadband access This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: AT&T Says Tech Giants Should Fund Rural Broadband

EU, China Agree To Talks Over Planned EV Tariffs

EU, China hold talks and agree to further negotiations as bloc plans tariffs up to 38 percent on Chinese electric vehicle (EV) imports This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: EU, China Agree To Talks…

EU Finds Apple In Breach Of DMA Competition Rules

European Commission finds Apple in breach of DMA competition rules in first decision under new competition law targeting tech ‘gatekeepers’ This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: EU Finds Apple In Breach Of DMA Competition…

Booking.com Warns Of AI-Fuelled 900 Percent Scam Surge

Travel scams rose up to 900 percent in 18 months as generative AI makes phishing sites harder to detect, Booking.com warns This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Booking.com Warns Of AI-Fuelled 900 Percent Scam…

US Publishes Draft Rules On China AI, Chip Investment

US publishes draft rules governing investments into AI, other emerging technologies in China amidst political tensions This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: US Publishes Draft Rules On China AI, Chip Investment

US Government Prepares TikTok Lawsuit Over Child Privacy

US Department of Justice prepares lawsuit alleging TikTok violated child data privacy laws, as company’s legal troubles mount This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: US Government Prepares TikTok Lawsuit Over Child Privacy

Apple Delays AI Features In EU Over DMA Rules

Apple to delay launch of AI and two other new features in EU, arguing new competition rules pose privacy and security risks This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Apple Delays AI Features In EU…

TikTok Offered US ‘Kill Switch’ Over Data Concerns

TikTok discloses in court documents it offered US government ability to shut platform down, as it prepares for September court battle This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: TikTok Offered US ‘Kill Switch’ Over Data…

Nvidia Cedes Top Market Spot To Microsoft

Nvidia cedes title of most valuable US listed company back to Microsoft as Apple regains No. 2 spot amidst continued AI frenzy This article has been indexed from Silicon UK Read the original article: Nvidia Cedes Top Market Spot To…