Artificial Intelligence

Aptos founders Mo Shaikh (left) and Avery Ching (right). (Aptos Labs)
Microsoft, Aptos Labs Team Up on New Blockchain AI Tools
The price of Aptos' token is surging on news of the collaboration.
Aptos founders Mo Shaikh (left) and Avery Ching (right). (Aptos Labs)

A user from GCR getting their iris scanned with a Worldcoin Orb in Paris on July 21. (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)
Bavaria's Data Regulator Had Not Concluded Assessment of Worldcoin When the Project Launched
The Sam Altman co-founded project has been shut down in Kenya over privacy concerns.
A user from GCR getting their iris scanned with a Worldcoin Orb in Paris on July 21. (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)

ChatGPT Launch Likely Ignited AI Rally, Accompanying Tech Will Be Transformational Across Industries: Morgan Stanley
ChatGPT Launch Likely Ignited AI Rally, Accompanying Tech Will Be Transformational Across Industries: Morgan Stanley
A new Morgan Stanley (MS) report notes that artificial intelligence (AI) and the accompanying technology will be one of the most important secular investment themes over the n...
ChatGPT Launch Likely Ignited AI Rally, Accompanying Tech Will Be Transformational Across Industries: Morgan Stanley

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AI Will Be One of the Most Important Investment Themes Over the Next Decade: Morgan Stanley
The generative-AI market rally is assumed to have started with the launch of ChatGPT late last year, the report said.
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ChatBTC "Holocat" (Chaincode Labs)
It's ChatGPT, but for Bitcoin: New AI Tool Avoids 'Hallucinations'
An experimental version of the Bitcoin-focused AI chatbot was released on Thursday by Chaincode Labs, which says its new "ChatBTC" is less likely to give incorrect answers abo...
ChatBTC "Holocat" (Chaincode Labs)

Sam Altman's Worldcoin app is facing a suspension in Kenya due to privacy concerns. (CoinDesk archives)
Kenya Appears to Have Flip-Flopped on Worldcoin's Data Practices
The country's data watchdog found the project is compliant with its data-protection laws, but has now find different problems with Sam Altman's project.
Sam Altman's Worldcoin app is facing a suspension in Kenya due to privacy concerns. (CoinDesk archives)

Nairobi, Kenya (Amani Nation/Unsplash)
Worldcoin Suspended by Kenya on Financial Security and Privacy Concerns
Kenya is the first country to fully suspend Worldcoin operations. Data protection offices in Europe have started investigations.
Nairobi, Kenya (Amani Nation/Unsplash)

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Overheard at EthCC — Is Crypto Back, Boosted by Artificial Intelligence?
The intersection of AI and crypto has everyone riled up, but there is little agreement on what is its best iteration.
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The Worldcoin Orb scans a QR code to kick off the iris scan in Paris. (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)
Worldcoin Token Slumps Amid Crypto Community Unease
Concerns around privacy, security and reported connections to Sam Bankman-Fried and Three Arrows Capital have raised eyebrows in the crypto community.
The Worldcoin Orb scans a QR code to kick off the iris scan in Paris. (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)

The Worldcoin Orb scans a QR code to kick off the iris scan in Paris. (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)
I Had My Iris Scanned by the Worldcoin Orb, and It Wasn't as Scary as I Expected
Sam Altman’s identity-verifying Worldcoin Orb is going on a global tour as the network launched on Monday.
The Worldcoin Orb scans a QR code to kick off the iris scan in Paris. (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)