Welcome to Twitter’s “free-for-all hellscape” – CNN | CarTailz

Editor’s Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN Business’s Nightcap newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free, here. new York CNN business — Welcome to a new section of Nightcap, which I’ll tentatively call “Wait a minute, what?” where I ask tough questions. Questions like “Are you kidding me?” … Read more

This AI Chatbot Dominates Social Media With Its Shockingly Good Essays – CNN | CarTailz

CNN — Imagine Siri could write you a college essay, or Alexa could spit out a Shakespearean-style movie review. OpenAI last week opened up ChatGPT, an AI-powered chatbot that interacts with users in incredibly persuasive and conversational ways. His ability to Giving lengthy, thoughtful, and thorough answers to questions and prompts — even if they’re … Read more

This AI Chatbot Dominates Social Media With Its Shockingly Good Essays – CNN | CarTailz

CNN — Imagine Siri could write you a college essay, or Alexa could spit out a Shakespearean-style movie review. OpenAI last week opened up ChatGPT, an AI-powered chatbot that interacts with users in incredibly persuasive and conversational ways. His ability to Giving lengthy, thoughtful, and thorough answers to questions and prompts — even if they’re … Read more

Kohl’s, Bed Bath & Beyond and Uniqlo add self-checkout – CNN | CarTailz

new York CNN business — Self-checkout found its way into supermarkets at the end of the 1980s. A decade later, it spread to major chains and drugstores. Now the self-checkout, loved by some and hated by others, has made its way into discount and department stores. Kohl’s (KSS) is testing self-checkout stations in some stores. … Read more

Jay Powell’s ’90s dream is dead – CNN | CarTailz

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’s Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can login exactly here. You can listen to an audio version of the newsletter by clicking the same link. new York CNN business — The US economy added 263k jobs in November, 63k more than the consensus … Read more

More than two dozen Taylor Swift fans are suing Ticketmaster – CNN | CarTailz

new York CNN business — Don’t mess with swifties. More than two dozen Taylor Swift fans are suing Live Nation Entertainment, Inc., Ticketmaster’s parent company, for “unlawful conduct” in the pop star’s chaotic tour sales, alleging the ticketing giant violated antitrust laws, among other things. The lawsuit was filed in a California court on Friday … Read more

Another OPEC? Indonesia hopes for battery metals cartel – CNN | CarTailz

London CNN business — Indonesia produces more nickel than any other country. As the demand for batteries for the energy transition surges, it represents a huge opportunity and the archipelago of 276 million people intends to capitalize on it. With the electric vehicle revolution driving demand for key battery metals like nickel, Indonesia lobbying started … Read more

Forget smartwatches, consumers are snapping up these quirky alternatives – CNN | CarTailz

CNN — In 2015, that same year, Apple introduced its smartwatch, a Kickstarter campaign launched for a very different wearable device: a wellness-tracking ring called the Oura. Seven years later, the Apple Watch is the most popular wearable device, while other similar products are falling Google and Samsung too dominate the wearables market. But something … Read more

Kroger and the Albertsons set out to build a food empire. The last supermarket mega-merger backfired – CNN | CarTailz

new York CNN business — When Christine Martinez found out last month that the Kroger and Albertsons were planning a nearly $25 billion merger, she thought, “Here we go again.” Martinez lost her job as a pharmacy technician following a previous supermarket mega-merger: Albertsons’ $9 billion merger with Safeway in 2014. That deal has since … Read more

Rail strike threat recedes as Congress prepares to impose unpopular deal on unions – CNN | CarTailz

new York CNN business — The threat of a railcar strike that had been building over the past few weeks quickly subsided after President Joe Biden and Democratic leaders in Congress agreed late Monday to back legislation that would allow a strike by more than 100,000 union members later next year would block week. The … Read more