SoftBank Group said it would buy back up to 1 trillion yen ($8.8 billion) of its own shares within the next 12 months. The Japanese investment giant announced the buyback plans as it reported a quarterly net loss due to sharp declines in its shareholdings in Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Global and South Korean e-commerce firm Coupang. The company said it would buy back as many as 250...
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What LinkedIn’s OpenAI-Powered Assistant Got Right (and Wrong)
Last week, I was scrolling on LinkedIn when I noticed a new AI-powered assistant the professional social network is testing. The bot reviewed the part of my profile where I list my title and the “about” section, and drafted personalized suggestions “using insights from millions of profiles,” for me to review. It was the first time I had used this feature, which the Microsoft-owned social...
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