Top interesting announcements
ChatGPT’s new feature, Code Interpreter, introduces a high security risk
Code Interpreter allows Python code execution and file analysis. The code is created and run in a sandbox environment that is unfortunately vulnerable to prompt injection attacks. The attack involves tricking ChatGPT into executing instructions from a third-party URL, leading it to encode uploaded files into a URL-friendly string and send this data to a malicious website.
Google reportedly pays Apple 36 percent of search advertising revenues from Safari
The number, which was supposed to remain confidential, was revealed by Kevin Murphy, an economics professor at the University of Chicago, during his testimony on behalf of Alphabet at the Google antitrust trial. The US Justice Department filed its antitrust charges alleging Google’s search monopoly following an investigation by 50 US attorneys general that began in 2019.
YouTube will add labels on videos that use generative AI
The platform will soon require disclosures on videos that have been created by AI tools like DALL-E 3, Bing Image Creator, and more. Google claims that this type of content could mislead viewers and “pose a serious risk of egregious harm”.
Adobe’s Project Sound Lift can separate specific sounds from an audior recording
Using advanced machine learning algorithms, Project Sound Lift analyses a complex audio recording and splits it into separate tracks for speech, background music or noise, applause, traffic sounds, and more.
Microsoft renamed Bing Chat as Copilot
Starting today, Bing Chat and Bing Chat Enterprise is named simply Copilot. Microsoft 365 Copilot is Copilot for Microsoft 365, and Microsoft Sales Copilot turned into Copilot for Sales. In addition to changing the name, the shift makes Bing Chat more of a standalone experience, like ChatGPT.
Top new products
Realme GT5 Pro
Realme GT5 Pro will have a 6.78-inch AMOLED display, Snapdragon 8 Gen3 processor and 1TB of storage. It will come with a 5400mAh battery.
OnePlus Ace 3
The phone will have a 6.74-inch OLED display, Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor and 16GB of RAM. It will come with a 5500mAh battery.
Redmi Note 13R Pro
Note 13R Pro will have a 6.67-inch OLED display, Dimensity 6080 processor, 12 GB of RAM and 256 GB of storage. It will come with a 5,000mAh battery.