China approved new videogames, ending an eight month freeze that had cast a dark shadow over the world’s largest videogame market by revenue. But the list of 45 domestic games didn’t include any titles by Tencent or Netease, China’s biggest gaming publishers. Investors largely cheered the move, which came after China had earlier sharply restricted the amount of time minors can play games,...
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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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