Oracle has signed up 8x8, a provider of cloud-based voice and videoconferencing services, as a customer for its cloud computing service. The deal, which follows a similar agreement with Zoom announced two weeks ago, shows how Oracle is trying to raise the profile of its cloud business at a time when videoconferencing services are in high demand during the Covid-19 pandemic. Unlike the Zoom...
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How to Grease a Chatbot: E-Commerce Companies Seek a Backdoor Into AI Responses
When Andy Wilson’s company received its first successful client referral through ChatGPT, he was shaken to his core. The founder and CEO of Logikcull, a San Francisco–based legal technology company, Wilson “had the exact same reaction to ChatGPT as I had to the internet browser in the early ’90s,” he said. “But this time I knew it would be even bigger than...
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