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Beyond chatbots: Latest AI breakthrough is a real eye-opener

GPT-4, the new AI system from the creators of ChatGPT, could be a godsend for millions of people with vision disabilities by making sense of images in real time.

New Zealand lawmakers banned from TikTok amid data use fears

The ban, which takes effect at the end of the month, follows similar moves in many other countries.

Microsoft adds AI tools to Office apps like Outlook, Word

The company said Thursday the new feature, named Copilot, is a processing engine that will allow users to do things like summarize long e-mails, draft stories in Word, and animate slides in PowerPoint.

A Boston startup taught AI to see like humans. Now, big brands are using it to sell.

Vizit's software evaluates online images in a way that allows brands to predict which ones would drive the most sales among different audiences.

Kara Miller | The Big Idea

Have layoffs and banking woes brought tech workers back to reality? Maybe.

From staff cuts to Silicon Valley Bank's demise, recent events mark a sobering shift from the days of yore, when working in tech was a heady dip into awesomeness.

China says US spreading disinformation, suppressing TikTok

There is increasing concern that Beijing could obtain control of American user data that the app has obtained and push pro-Beijing narratives and propaganda on the app.

A running list of layoffs in the Boston-area tech sector

Dozens of companies have reduced their workforces, ranging from the regional offices of the tech giants to startups that have only been in a business a few years.

In latest tech layoff, Boston firm Klaviyo slashes 140 jobs

Klaviyo, which makes analytics and communications tools for businesses, is the latest local tech company to whittle down its workforce.