Members of Congress are turning their focus to counterfeit goods sold online as part of their push to make websites more responsible for what happens on their platforms. Along with content moderation, counterfeits is an issue used by tech’s critics on Capitol Hill to argue that big tech platforms aren’t doing enough to police themselves. The critics say tech should lose the protections from...
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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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