In the case of Alphabet , the answer could leave one open to the slings and arrows of outrageous social media snark. Google announced a new conversational AI technology on Feb. 6 that the search engine giant said it will open up to public testing "in the coming weeks." Bard is seen as a rival to ChatGPT, a conversational robot with which humans can converse in natural language. Read More...
India’s Adani to prepay $1.11 billion loans on shares, denies report on capex cut
With the pre-payment of loans against shares, promoter holdings of 12% in Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd, 3% in Adani Green Energy Ltd and 1.4% in Adani Transmission Ltd will be released, the embattled group said in a statement. Adani Group plans to trim its capital spending while providing more collateral in the form of stock pledges to lenders, Indian newspaper Mint said, citing people close to the development. “False report, on the contrary, Adani Group is moving to prepay all LAS (Loans Against Shares) finance,” a spokesperson for the group said in a separate emailed statement to Reuters.