Amazon Web Services announced plans to help customers incorporate generative AI technology into their businesses, in what is AWS’ answer to the excitement sparked by the release of OpenAI’s ChatGPT. Though the Microsoft-backed startup initially stole Amazon’s thunder , AWS is now aiming boost the usability of other AI models, including its own, so businesses from banks to health care companies...
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Congress appears poised to shrink a key obstacle to the creation of a competitive U.S. electric vehicle battery industry—the agonizing, often yearslong wait to obtain permits to mine for battery metals such as lithium and nickel. On Wednesday night, the House approved small but important changes to the permitting process as part of a bill to lift the federal debt ceiling. Now the Senate takes...
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