Poison pill tool could break AI systems stealing unauthorized data, allowing artists to safeguard their works

A new image protection tool was designed to poison AI programs that are trained using unauthorized data, giving creators a new way to safeguard their pieces and harm systems they say are stealing their works.  Nightshade, a new tool from a University of Chicago team, puts data into an image’s pixels that damage AI image … Read more

NATO ally praises Hamas as ‘freedom fighters,’ condemns Israel as a ‘war criminal’

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan used the momentous platform of a rally to celebrate his country’s 100th anniversary to accuse Israel of committing war crimes and lambaste Western allies for their responses. “Israel has been openly committing war crimes for 22 days, but the Western leaders cannot even call on Israel for a ceasefire, let … Read more

Netanyahu announces ‘second phase’ of ‘long and difficult’ war on Hamas: ‘My life’s mission’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday announced that his forces have entered the “second stage” of its war with the terrorist group Hamas, calling the fight a “second War of Independence.”  “The war inside the Gaza Strip will be long and difficult, and we are prepared for it,” Netanyahu said during a press conference … Read more

UN food program chief says organization lost communication with humanitarian teams in Gaza

The United Nations’ World Food Programme said Saturday the humanitarian organization has lost contact with their aid teams in Gaza amid the ongoing war between Israeli forces and Hamas terrorists. WFP chief Cindy McCain made the announcement on X, the platform formerly known as Twitter, after communications to people in Gaza were cut. “The silence … Read more

Is your boss spying on you?

Did you know that your boss can watch what you’re up to when you’re working, especially if you’re using the company’s equipment or networks. That’s their legal right, but they also have to play by some rules, be transparent, and tell you about it. This way, you can trust them and they can avoid legal … Read more