Microsoft will let companies create their own custom versions of ChatGPT, source says

Microsoft plans to release software to help large companies create their own chatbots similar to ChatGPT later this year, CNBC has learned. In the two months since startup OpenAI released ChatGPT to the public, it has become a hitimpressing people with its ability to spit out comments on a wide variety of topics and in … Read more

Wholesale egg prices have ‘collapsed.’ Why consumers may soon see relief

Egg shelves in New York on Jan. 21, 2023 with a note apologizing to customers for the price increase. Fatih Aktas/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images Wholesale egg prices have cratered in recent weeks from record highs, meaning consumers may soon see relief at the grocery store. But the dynamics of egg pricing from the wholesale … Read more

Ten Hag defends impact of one-goal Weghorst

5:30 PM ET Rob DawsonCorrespondent Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag has defended striker Wout Weghorst despite scoring just one goal since his loan move to Old Trafford. Weghorst has started United’s last six games since arriving from Burnley in January but has found the net just once in the 3-0 over Nottingham Forest in … Read more

7 Comedy TV Shows That Killed Off a Main Character

TV shows that kill off main characters are extremely brave. It’s hard for a show to continue if one of their most beloved characters (and the reason most viewers watch the show) are no longer featured. Sometimes, a show becomes iconic because of the main character, making them the face of the show. Trying to … Read more

Live updates: Biden’s State of the Union 2023 livestream and news

A newly installed perimeter fence is seen in front of the US Capitol on Tuesday. (Jose Luis Magana/AP) US Capitol Police have been tracking social media posts about attacking the Capitol as the agency and other law enforcement around Washington increase security for Tuesday’s State of the Union address. Among the security measures taken ahead of the … Read more

Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Chipotle, Enphase Energy, Fortinet and more

A Chipotle restaurant in Miami, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images News | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines after hours. Chipotle Mexican Grill — Shares fell more than 4% in extended trading after Chipotle Mexican Grill missed analysts’ expectations on the top and bottom lines. The burrito chain reported earnings of $8.29 … Read more

Former Coinbase product manager pleads guilty in insider trading case

Ishan Wahi, a former product manager at Coinbase Global Inc., has admitted to two counts of conspiracy to commit wire fraud in a case that U.S. prosecutors have labeled as the first insider trading case involving cryptocurrency. Ex-Coinbase manager pleads guilty in insider trading case https://t.co/i6fG3c3wHc pic.twitter.com/zKfjqnNpzT — Reuters (@Reuters) February 7, 2023 According to … Read more

50% of USDT is on the Tron blockchain

More than half of the stablecoin Tether (USDT) is now held on the Tron blockchain. Why is USDT shifting towards Tron? According to recent data from DeFi Llama,  more than 50% of USDT’s supply is held in the Tron network, while less than 40% is on the Ethereum blockchain. According to Patrick Scott, founder of … Read more

The Sandbox Seals Deal With Saudi Arabian Digital Government Authority | Bitcoinist.com

Metaverse momentum has found new life. The Sandbox has signed an initial partnership deal with Saudia Arabia’s Digital Government Authority (DGA) around a yet-to-be-determined scope. 2022 brought a damper to major metaverse momentum that was built throughout 2021, as bear market conditions took over. However, the first 30 days of 2023 have started off strong, … Read more

Lawmakers write to US officials about crypto energy usage information gathering

United States Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Michael Regan and Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm were the recipients Feb. 6 of another letter on the environmental impact of cryptocurrency mining. Eight Democratic lawmakers headed by Elizabeth Warren reached out to the officials this time. The eight lawmakers acknowledged previous replies to official correspondence asking about the agencies’ … Read more

VC Roundup: ZK proofs, DeFi protocol and longevity DAO attract investment

2023 is off to a tepid start for crypto venture capital, as the industry continues to emerge from a prolonged bear market. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t deals. In January, Cointelegraph reported a $125 million raise from Blockstreama $60 million allocation to QuickNode and pair of ecosystem funds from Injective and SSV worth $150 … Read more

South Korean Authorities Searched for Do Kwon in Serbia (Report)

A group of South Korean officials reportedly arrived in Serbia last week to look for the infamous Do Kwon. The 31-year-old has been on the run since the collapse of his blockchain protocol Terra. The latter’s native token – LUNA – and algorithmic stablecoin – UST – plunged to essentially zero last year, affecting numerous … Read more

Should Dogecoin buyers wait for a breakout past this psychological level before bidding?

Disclaimer: The information presented does not constitute financial, investment, trading, or other types of advice and is solely the writer’s opinion. The market structure of Dogecoin was bullish. The lower timeframe analysis showed $0.085-$0.09 to be a support zone. Bitcoin [BTC] continued to trade beneath the $23k mark. While it hasn’t retested the $22.3k support … Read more

ConsenSys CEO: ‘We’ve retained virtually all of our capabilities’ after job cuts

Blockchain software developer ConsenSys retains the ability to achieve its goals after recent layoffs, CEO Joe Lubin claimed in a Feb. 7 interview with Cointelegraph, stating that “we’ve retained virtually all of our capabilities.” According to Lubin, the cuts were implemented “mostly because of potential headwinds and potential uncertainty” and partly because of declining volume … Read more

Chipotle Mexican Grill misses expectations for earnings, revenue and same-store sales

A Chipotle restaurant and signage is seen on February 09, 2022 in Miami, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images Chipotle Mexican Grill on Tuesday reported weaker-than-expected quarterly earnings and revenue, signaling that its price hikes may finally be alienating customers. In October, CEO Brian Niccol said the company saw “minimal resistance” to higher prices for … Read more

Microsoft CEO Nadella calls AI-powered search biggest thing for company since cloud 15 years ago

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said on Tuesday that search powered by artificial intelligence is the biggest thing to happen to his company in the nine years he’s been at the helm. “I have not seen something like this since I would say 2007-2008, when the cloud was just first coming out,” Nadella told CNBC’s Jon … Read more

US financial regulators warn against crypto exposure in retirement accounts

Three financial watchdogs in the United States have issued a warning to investors considering certain individual retirement accounts with exposure to cryptocurrencies. In a Feb. 7 notice, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Investor Education and Advocacy, the North American Securities Administrators Association, and Financial Industry Regulatory Authority said self-directed individual retirement … Read more

Americans are becoming ‘reluctant’ to make larger purchases, new Fed report shows | CNN Business

Minneapolis CNN — As retail sales took a bit of a breather in Decemberso did the credit cards. US consumers’ outstanding credit grew by $11.56 billion to end the year, according to Federal Reserve data released Tuesday. It’s the lowest monthly gain since January 2021 and well below economists’ expectations of $25 billion. For much … Read more