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TikTok users are gobbling up terrible, often illegal financial advice

In a series of TikTok videos that went viral earlier this month, Patricia Milan, the user behind the account, Business Women University, boasted about securing $150,000 in cash to buy an Airbnb unit by maxing out her credit cards. The plan, as she explained to viewers, was to pay off her debt using the proceeds from her rental. A second video gave advice on how to obtain high credit card limits by creating a series of circular transactions within her own companies—which is, in fact, illegal in many jurisdictions.Milan did…

How to Opt Out of Comcast’s Xfinity Storing Your Sensitive Data

Your internet service provider could have a good idea of who you’re planning to vote for in the 2024 election as well as the gender of the last person you slept with—and it’s saving that information for later. Major internet providers, like Comcast’s Xfinity, stockpile more revealing data than users might initially realize.For example, Xfinity customers are automatically opted in to allow the company to store sensitive personal information. This could include your “race, ethnicity, political affiliations, or philosophical…

Should You Use ChatGPT for Medical Advice?

Yes, patients and doctors can use chatbots for certain types of questions, experts say. But beware of the shortcomings. Yes, patients and doctors can use chatbots for certain types of questions, experts say. But beware of the shortcomings. FOLLOW US ON GOOGLE NEWS Read original article here Denial of responsibility! Techno Blender is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials…

Adam Sandler Gets Marriage Advice From an Ancient Space Spider in Spaceman’s New Trailer

Screenshot: NetflixAdam Sandler’s next movie for Netflix takes him to space for what at first seems like, as far as space movies go, a down-to-earth exploration of the pressures long-term extraplanetary missions can put on even the most intrepid explorers. Then the Paul Dano spider shows up, and things only get more intense from there.That spider is Hanuš, a cosmic spider from the dawn of time who senses the loneliness of Sandler’s solitary astronaut Jakub and helps him explore the beauty of the cosmos while also trying

What Fliers Need to Know About the Grounding of Some Boeing 737 MAX Flights

Updated Jan. 6, 2024 11:09 pm ETAfter a section of an Alaska Airlines flight ripped away midair, travelers are once again asking about the safety—and future—of their flights on Boeing’s 737 MAX.The Federal Aviation Administration grounded 171 Boeing MAX 9s on Saturday and ordered immediate inspections. The inspections take four to eight hours per aircraft, the agency said.Copyright ©2024Dow Jones & Company, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 87990cbe856818d5eddac44c7b1cdeb8 Updated Jan. 6, 2024 11:09 pm ETAfter a section

Advice on using LLMs wisely

Ten of my LinkedIn posts on LLMs1. Non-determinism in LLMsThe best LLM use cases are where you use LLM as a tool rather than expose it directly. As Richard Seroter says, how many chatbots do you need?Richard Seroter on LinkedIn: Make Any Catalog-Driven App More Personalized to Your Users: How I used... | 11 commentsHowever, this use case of replacing static product pages by personalized product summaries is like many other LLM use cases in that it faces unique risks due to non-determinism. Imagine that a customer sues you…

Emma Stone recalls ‘garbage’ advice studio executive gave her about female actors

Get our free weekly email for all the latest cinematic news from our film critic Clarisse LoughreyGet our The Life Cinematic email for freeEmma Stone has recalled the “total garbage” advice she received from a studio executive early on in her career. The 35-year-old Poor Things star was honoured with the 2024 Palm Springs International Film Awards’ Desert Palm Achievement Award on Thursday (4 January) for her performance in Yorgos Lanthimos’ sci-fi fantasy. During her acceptance speech, Stone remembered the words of an…

Things to Do: Our 12 Top Tech Tips of 2023

Want to be instantly smarter? Want to bend technology to your will? Want to impress friends and family? You’re in the right spot.This is a compendium of our 12 favorite “Things to Do” from this past year’s Tech Things newsletter. We’ve got plenty of advice for how to make devices more helpful, safe and fun. Here’s a taste:Copyright ©2023Dow Jones & Company, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 87990cbe856818d5eddac44c7b1cdeb8 Want to be instantly smarter? Want to bend technology to your will? Want to impress friends and

Jonathan Bennett Shares Advice For Christopher Briney As The Summer I Turned Pretty Star Takes Over Iconic Mean Girls Role

When it comes to Mean Girls, October 3 is generally the date most fans have circled on their calendars, but not in 2024. January 12 marks the theatrical release of Mean Girls, the musical adaptation starring Angourie Rice, Reneé Rapp, Christopher Briney (aka Conrad from The Summer I Turned Pretty) and more. If this musical becomes a phenomenon anywhere close to what the 2004 film did, the Mean Girls musical cast is in for a wild ride, and OG star Jonathan Bennett had some words of advice for the actor taking over his…