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⚡ Mob Attacks Driverless Taxi in San Francisco's Chinatown
🌋 India Urges Social Media Platforms to Tackle AI-Generated Fakes
The Indian government has raised an alarm over the proliferation of AI-generated fake content on social media and other digital platforms, particularly concerning its impact on the country's massive online user base of over 600 million people. Officials are wary of the unpredictable public response to such misinformation.
⚡ Salvadorans Show Limited Use of Bitcoin
In El Salvador, only 12% of the population reportedly used Bitcoin for payments of goods and services in the past year, marking a 12.4% decline from the 2022 statistics. This information comes from a study conducted by the Central American University José Simeón Cañas, based on face-to-face interviews with 1,280 people.
⚡ Volodymyr Nosov Becomes the President of FC "Metalist 1925"
“When my hometown team was on the verge of closing, I did everything possible to prevent it from happening. This is a club that went from amateurs to the Premier League. The local club that has become a symbol of strength and willpower for the people of Kharkiv,” shared the WhiteBIT founder on his Instagram.
Kenya Suspends Worldcoin’s Activities
Kenya’s Interior Minister Kithure Kindiki announced the suspension of Worldcoin’s local activities in the country. Relevant agencies are conducting inquiries and investigations to determine the authenticity and legality of the activities, ensuring the absence of risks to Kenyans. The video shows people lining up to have their irises scanned, with the promise of receiving 25 free Worldcoin tokens ($56) in Kenya. We've previously detailed Sam Altman's vision for the Worldcoin project in our article.
🌋 Artificial Intelligence Interferes in U.S. Elections
Musk vs. Zuck fight status
Yesterday on Twitter, Elon Musk confessed that his call-out for a fistfight was just a jest that, evidently, went a bit too far. Musk mentioned that after suggesting a face-off with Mark at the Colosseum, Zuckerberg shot down the idea without batting an eye, citing he was "traveling." "Is there anywhere he will fight?" Musk tweeted. Meanwhile, Zuckerberg voiced his frustrations on Threads, implying Musk isn't serious about the showdown, citing some impending surgery and being elusive about confirming a final date. "I'm going to focus on competing with people who take the sport seriously," Zuckerberg writes. Such spectacles would even make Cirque du Soleil green with envy.