Elon Musk Says People May Think They’d Want To Be Him, But Really Wouldn’t — People Don’t Understand His ‘Mind Is A Storm’

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Benzinga

In May 2023, Elon Musk stood at the pinnacle of global wealth and influence. As the CEO of Tesla Inc. and SpaceX, he had become a household name and a visionary entrepreneur whose technological innovations had captured the World’s imagination. However, in a candid conversation during a November episode of computer scientist Lex Fridman’s podcast, Musk offered a glimpse into the challenges that accompanied his professional success, shedding light on the often-idealized notion of wealth and fame. Don’t Miss: Are you rich? Here’s what Americans think you need to be considered wealthy.Can you gues… Read More “Elon Musk Says People May Think They’d Want To Be Him, But Really Wouldn’t — People Don’t Understand His ‘Mind Is A Storm’”

Baidu Unusual Options Activity

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Benzinga

Deep-pocketed investors have adopted a bullish approach towards Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), and it’s something market players shouldn’t ignore. Our tracking of public options records at Benzinga unveiled this significant move today. The identity of these investors remains unknown, but such a substantial move in BIDU usually suggests something big is about to happen. We gleaned this information from our observations today when Benzinga’s options scanner highlighted 22 extraordinary options activities for Baidu. This level of activity is out of the ordinary. The general mood among these heavyweight inv… Read More “Baidu Unusual Options Activity”

Jamie Dimon Equates AI To Printing Press, Steam Engine: ‘Consequences Will Be Extraordinary’

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Benzinga

JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) CEO Jamie Dimon addressed the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) in his annual letter published Monday, April 8. What Happened: Dimon has previously expressed optimism toward AI, and that sentiment hasn’t changed. “While we do not know the full effect or the precise rate at which AI will change our business — or how it will affect society at large — we are completely convinced the consequences will be extraordinary and possibly as transformational as some of the major technological inventions of the past several hundred years,” Dimon said. Dimon compared AI to … Read More “Jamie Dimon Equates AI To Printing Press, Steam Engine: ‘Consequences Will Be Extraordinary’”

French President and UK Prime Minister discuss increasing supplies of ammunition and air defence equipment to Ukraine

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French President Emmanuel Macron and UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak have agreed to increase the supply of military assistance to Ukraine. Source: UK government press service Quote: “On Ukraine, the Prime Minister and President agreed on the importance of intensifying efforts to deny Russia a victory in their war of aggression against Ukraine. They discussed priorities for the coming months, including increasing the supply of munitions, drones and air defence to the Ukrainian Armed Forces.” Details: The leaders also noted that they look forward to the upcoming meeting of the European Political C… Read More “French President and UK Prime Minister discuss increasing supplies of ammunition and air defence equipment to Ukraine”

Prominent Crypto Trader Accumulates $4.23M Of TRUMP Meme Coin As Major Holding

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Arkham Intelligence has uncovered a series of cryptocurrency transactions amounting to millions of dollars, all pointing to a single deposit address and unveiling an association with previously unknown accounts. What Happened: Arkham intelligence data shows that on April 6 prominent crypto trader GCRClassic sent $1 million worth of Ethereum (CRYPTO: ETH) to a new Binance deposit address.This transaction unveiled several anonymous accounts utilizing the same deposit address. One of these anonymous accounts was utilized to purchase the Dogwifhat Achi NFT on March 18 for $4.33 million (1,210 ETH)… Read More “Prominent Crypto Trader Accumulates $4.23M Of TRUMP Meme Coin As Major Holding”

Tesla Decision To Pause $25,000 Vehicle Could Be ‘Thesis-Changing’: Analyst Looks For Clarity On Robotaxi Timeline

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Reports of electric vehicle company Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) abandoning plans for a $25,000 vehicle were one of the key headlines last week. An analyst breaks down what the reported decision could mean and how the company’s robotaxi strategy could be more important. The Tesla Analyst: Deutsche Bank analyst Emmanuel Rosner has a Buy rating on Tesla and lowers the price target from $200 to $189. Related Link: Gene Munster Backs Tesla’s Focus On Robotaxis Over Low-Cost EV, Gary Black Skeptical Of Strategy: ‘Institutions Would Dump The Stock’ The Analyst Takeaways: The news that could see Tesla aba… Read More “Tesla Decision To Pause $25,000 Vehicle Could Be ‘Thesis-Changing’: Analyst Looks For Clarity On Robotaxi Timeline”

Apple and Shutterstock sign deal on AI image training

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Apple is pairing up with Shutterstock on Artificial Intelligence (AI) image training to upgrade Apple’s devices with the latest technology, Apple said on Monday. The tech giant has recently signed a deal, worth up to $50 million, with Shutterstock to license millions of images, video and audio content to train its AI large language models, according to Apple Insider. The alleged deal could improve the image generation and editing capabilities of iPhones, by enhancing the AI image recognition technology. Moreover, iPhone users could take advantage of improved voice recognition and automatic tra… Read More “Apple and Shutterstock sign deal on AI image training”

A New Documentary Explores the Sordid Sub-Genre of Bruce Lee Knockoffs

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ScreenCrush

With the possible exception of James Dean, no actor left a bigger impact on the World of film in fewer onscreen appearances than Bruce Lee. While Lee headlined only four martial arts movies during his lifetime, those films — especially the fourth, Enter the Dragon, which Lee finished only a few months before his death — became so phenomenally popular around the World that they essentially created an international market for kung fu cinema that had not existed before. But there was a problem: Lee had shown there was an audience for his movies just as he passed away. That left a legion of fans h… Read More “A New Documentary Explores the Sordid Sub-Genre of Bruce Lee Knockoffs”

Apple and Shutterstock sign deal on AI image training

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DPA International

Apple is pairing up with Shutterstock on Artificial Intelligence (AI) image training to upgrade Apple’s devices with the latest technology, Apple said on Monday. The tech giant has recently signed a deal, worth up to $50 million, with Shutterstock to license millions of images, video and audio content to train its AI large language models, according to Apple Insider. The alleged deal could improve the image generation and editing capabilities of iPhones, by enhancing the AI image recognition technology. Moreover, iPhone users could take advantage of improved voice recognition and automatic tra… Read More “Apple and Shutterstock sign deal on AI image training”

‘Jeo Boden’ Meme Coin Up More Than 21%, Spikes Past $1: ‘Imagine When Trump Starts Saying Boden,’ Muses Trader

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Jeo Boden (CRYPTO: BODEN), a Solana-based meme coin parodying President Joe Biden, clocked a new all-time high on Monday, pushing temporarily past the $1 mark on a more than 21% surge. What Happened: Currently trading around 0.88 cents, the meme coin was up 26.2% at the time of publication and spiked as high as $1.08 today per DexScreener data. Jeo Boden thus crossed the $700 million market capitalization mark before dipping to the $600 million mark. Solana (CRYPTO: SOL) influencer Ansem was bullish on BODEN, saying “everybody makes fun of Biden because he is slow.” He expected the meme coin t… Read More “‘Jeo Boden’ Meme Coin Up More Than 21%, Spikes Past $1: ‘Imagine When Trump Starts Saying Boden,’ Muses Trader”