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A group within Meta that analyzed potential harm to society. The team consisted of engineers, ethicists and civil rights experts who advised the wider company team on potential risks. Meta did not explain why the group has closed, but said it remained committed to the team’s goals. Of course, given Facebook’s reputation for building products without much consideration for consequences, this seems like an unwise move. Maybe there should be a team of in-house experts to point this sort of thing out… ohhhh.
Microsoft promised a three-year deal, Sony was not happy.
As part of the $68.7 billion deal to acquire Activision Blizzard, Microsoft had to make several commitments to ward off antitrust regulators and angry gamers. One of the biggest was not taking big franchises, like Call of Duty, away from the PlayStation to force people to buy Xboxes. Despite public promises from Xbox boss Phil Spencer, . Ryan revealed that Microsoft has only promised to keep Call of Duty on the rival platform for another three years, after which things get a little more uncertain.
It is expected to be the debut for the RTX-40 series.NVIDIA
NVIDIA’s GPU technology conference is set to take place later this month, and the big news is CEO Jensen Huang’s keynote. The company says we’ll see “the latest breakthroughs in gaming, creation and graphics technology” on September 20 at 11 a.m. ET.
That makes a lot of tongues wag. Will we see the next generation? Since most RTX-30 cards are only now hitting the market after the crypto bubble burst, it will be interesting to see how many of these actually go on sale in the near future.