Transatlantic Cable Podcast

Episode 351 of the Transatlantic Cable podcast begins with discussion around Microsoft’s controversial ‘Recall’ feature. Following from there, news turns to discussion around Elon Musk’s frustration around Apple’s decision to include ChatGPT in the upcoming iOS 18.  

To wrap up, the team discuss two news stories. The first covers the arrest of 2 suspects in relation to a smishing campaign, and what the police are calling "an illegitimate telephone mast," converted into a "text message blaster."  The finals story looks at how a 27-year-old Tamagotchi mystery has finally been solved.

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Category:technology -- posted at: 8:00am EDT

Episode 350 of the Transatlantic Cable podcast kicks off with surprising news that whilst Generative AI tools such as ChatGPT and MidJourney are marketed aggressively, they’re not actually that popular with everyday folk – with just 2% of people in the UK saying they use Gen AI in their day.

From there talk moves to news regarding two large data breaches, both of which were hit by the same group “ShinyHunters”.  To wrap up, the team discuss a story around Microsoft’s India X account, which was recently hacked in order to spread crypto scams.

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Category:technology -- posted at: 4:14am EDT

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