Evidence is beginning to emerge that the cheapest of Apple’s latest phones, the iPhone XR, isn’t selling too well. The Wall Street Journal reported that Apple is offering Japanese telecom subsidies in order to discount the phone and push up sales. Meantime, Wall Street analysts are disappointed generally with iPhone XR sales. Announced in September, the iPhone XR was the lowest price of three...
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AI Startups Are Facing a Reckoning
A reckoning may be coming for once-hot artificial intelligence startups. Among the most vulnerable: consumer apps (think Character.AI) and “thin wrapper” startups like CopyAI that merely provide a nice user interface on top of a third-party model from model developers like OpenAI. We got a sense of the slowdown last week, when Natasha and I reported that Jasper, an early generative AI...
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