Chinese tech startups that have ties to smartphone maker Xiaomi are facing scrutiny from Chinese regulators, and some of them have paused their planned initial public offerings, the Financial Times reported. The Xiaomi-linked firms that have put their IPO plans on hold include smart mattress maker 8H, smart lighting company Yeelight and software maker Shanghai Sunmi Technology, according to...
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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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