Julie Jammot
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Stop and smell the metaverse roses: Virtual world on display at CES
by Julie Jammot - January 11, 2023 - 8:59am
Immersive technologies that can better lives, whether helping people treat dementia or learn to pilot fighter jets, is the future of the metaverse, virtual reality startups say.
The oven won't talk to the fridge: 'smart' homes struggle
by Julie Jammot - January 7, 2023 - 9:16am
The vision on display at CES remains far from reality as the "smart" devices are pricey and they do not yet talk to each other with any fluency.
From tracking moods to putting on a show, it's AI-everything at CES
by Julie Jammot - January 6, 2023 - 8:55am
Entrepreneur Antony Perzo introduces a small device called Emobot, which looks like a cross between a speaker and a piece of abstract art, and explains: "It's an emotional thermometer!"
Musk faces legal onslaught from angry ex-Twitter workers
by Julie Jammot - December 9, 2022 - 8:05am
The purge initiated by Elon Musk at Twitter when he took over the company left more than half of its 7,500 employees on the sidelines and now many of them are taking the SpaceX and Tesla tycoon to court.
Twitter aims to diversify beyond advertising, but can it be done?
by Julie Jammot - November 26, 2022 - 11:23am
Is it a pipe dream or a possibility? Elon Musk wants to meaningfully diversify Twitter’s revenue stream beyond advertising, but no major social network has managed so far to go without ads altogether...
Musk announces 'amnesty' for banned Twitter accounts after poll
by Julie Jammot - November 25, 2022 - 9:06am
Elon Musk said Thursday many previously suspended Twitter accounts would be allowed back on the platform after a landslide of users responding to an informal poll by the  new owner voted in favor of the mo...
Musk floats 'general amnesty' of suspended Twitter accounts
by Julie Jammot - November 24, 2022 - 8:02am
New Twitter owner Elon Musk on Wednesday polled users on whether the site should offer a general amnesty to suspended accounts, using the same method he used to handle the case of Donald Trump.
'Hardcore' Musk drives into a culture clash at Twitter
by Julie Jammot - November 23, 2022 - 7:45am
After snapping up Twitter, one of Silicon Valley's most iconic companies, Elon Musk swiftly introduced his no-holds-barred work ethic, setting up a bitter culture clash with thousands of workers who still believed...
Twitter fate in doubt as employees defy Musk ultimatum
by Julie Jammot - November 19, 2022 - 9:00am
The future of Twitter seemed to hang in the balance Friday after its offices were locked down and key employees announced their departures in defiance of an ultimatum from new owner Elon Musk.
Twitter sacks half of staff as Musk launches overhaul
by Julie Jammot - November 5, 2022 - 9:22am
Twitter sacked half of its 7,500-strong staff as new owner Elon Musk launched his major overhaul of the troubled company just a week after his blockbuster takeover.
What will Elon Musk's Twitter look like?
by Julie Jammot - October 29, 2022 - 10:57am
After months of controversy, Elon Musk is now at the head of one of the most influential social networks on the planet, whose "tremendous potential" he has promised to unleash.
Elon Musk launches hostile takeover bid for Twitter
by Julie Jammot - April 15, 2022 - 10:12am
Musk cited the promotion of freedom of speech on Twitter as a key reason for what he called his "best and final offer," and which the firm's board said it was reviewing.
Telework in metaverse precursors already a reality
by Julie Jammot - February 11, 2022 - 1:42pm
While still the stuff of science fiction for most people, forerunners of the metaverse vision for the internet's future are already de rigueur for handfuls of people.
After Facebook, Twitter ban, Trump fans and extremists turn elsewhere
by Julie Jammot - February 24, 2021 - 7:26am
Gab and MeWe, which resemble Facebook, saw their popularity explode in the wake of the January 6 attack. According to Goldenberg, extremists who joined these platforms are mostly using them to express their fru...
Apple joins 5G revolution with four new iPhones for fast networks
by Julie Jammot - October 14, 2020 - 7:28am
New iPhones were unveiled by Apple Inc. as the tech giant banks on 5G to sell out phones amid the pandemic.
Robots may become heroes in war on coronavirus
by Julie Jammot - April 9, 2020 - 10:40am
Long maligned as job-stealers and aspiring overlords, robots are being increasingly relied on as fast, efficient, contagion-proof champions in the war against the deadly coronavirus.
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