Australia must join the rush to develop a dynamic AI industry, with appropriate guardrails – especially in education.
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- Zoe McKenzie
The rush is on build new data centres, but their massive energy requirements are adding to strain on the power grid.
- Jennifer Hewett
The performance of the two tech arch-rivals underlines the early lead Microsoft has taken in the AI race while Google struggles to catch up in the cloud.
- Richard Waters and Camilla Hodgson
- The Breakdown
A modest gap in cloud computing performance pushed the tech giants’ share prices billions in different directions, showing investors care about one thing: AI.
- Nick Bonyhady
The technology company has invested in ChatGPT developer OpenAI and launched a series of AI-powered tools for its Office and Word products recently.
- Matthew Field
Microsoft will invest billions of dollars as it partners with Australia’s cyber spy agency and provides digital skills training for 300,000 people.
- Andrew Tillett
The tech giant’s Australian investment is a significant move to commandeer two of the biggest and most lucrative global technology bandwagons.
- Paul Smith
The bank is working with Microsoft to embed AI into its 365 software, which bankers use for emails and presentations. It is also using AWS and Databricks.
- James Eyers
What looked like a prescient bet in mid-September – the stock surged 14 per cent over 15 trading days – has turned sour.
- Carmen Reinicke
The artificial intelligence start-up behind ChatGPT is negotiating the transaction, known as a tender offer, with potential investors, say sources.
- Gillian Tan
The ancient scrolls were buried in the ash at Herculaneum, near Pompeii. Luke Farritor became the first person to read from them in thousands of years.
- Kyle Melnick
ASX hopeful Enlitic says it is signing up new healthcare clients to its artificial intelligence technology every month, and has a pipeline of more potential customers.
- Tess Bennett
Benjamin Leung and Scot Thompson are using advances in artificial intelligence to pick stocks and drive returns that outperform the index.
- Jonathan Shapiro
Fairlight’s Will Dowd shares why it’s an ideal time to invest in global small caps and names the stocks he thinks are cheap and resilient to artificial intelligence.
- Joanne Tran
It is clear that corporate Australia is only at the beginning of its journey with the technology, amid an era defined by low productivity.
- Sally Patten and Euan Black
A young Australian tech entrepreneur is among the shadowy figures in a new book on the creeping privacy threat of facial recognition by artificial intelligence.
- Sophie McBain
Canva will also launch a $200 million fund to pay users whose content is used to train the company’s image-generating bots.
- Jessica Sier
Satya Nadella said Google’s power in online search was so dominant because of contracts that make the tech giant the default search engine on mobile devices.
- David McCabe and Cecilia Kang
As digital titans and legislators argue, the Hollywood writers’ strike has shown how employees can set the limits.
- Rana Foroohar
An investor at Cygnet Capital, one of Metigy’s backers and advisers, repeatedly texted his business partner with his worries.
- Nick Bonyhady