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Apple officially announced that it will hold a launch event on October 31 and will launch a new Mac

The "Regulations on the Internet Protection of Minors" will come into effect on January 1 next year

Huawei mobile phones are about to return across the board, and the 5G version of Nova is also coming

Lenovo showcases its first AI PC

Musk says Wikipedia will donate $1 billion if it is willing to change its name

Half of the employees in Bytedance Universe business resigned? PICO response

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China Unicom completes XR call test

DeepMind CEO: Risks from AI must be taken as seriously as climate crisis

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor officially released

iFlytek Spark Cognitive Large Model V3.0 officially released

Xpeng's first MPV model X9 officially unveiled

Beauty ONE responds to JD.com’s procurement and sales call to Li Jiaqi

The new Sony PS5 (thin and light version) will be released in China on December 1

Shanghai Disney's Zootopia Park opens on December 20

Game adaptation of live-action series "Fallout" finalized

"Mission: Impossible 8" postponed

"Squid Game: Live Challenge" releases official trailer

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Apple officially announced that it will hold a launch event on October 31 and will launch a new Mac

Apple announced that it will hold a product launch event at 8 a.m. Beijing time on October 31 with the theme of "Scary Fast."​​​

Bloomberg reporter Mark Gurman said that "Scary Fast" may mean that Apple is ready to launch its M3 chip, which will bring significant performance improvements to Apple's Mac series products.

According to Bloomberg, Apple is expected to launch a new iMac equipped with an M3 chip and a new MacBook Pro equipped with M3 Pro and M3 Max chips.

M3 versions of the 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Air are not expected to be launched until next year.

The "Regulations on the Internet Protection of Minors" will come into effect on January 1 next year

The "Regulations on the Internet Protection of Minors" was announced and will come into effect on January 1, 2024. The "Regulations" include 7 chapters and 60 articles.

It stipulates that any organization or individual is prohibited from committing cyberbullying against minors. Internet product and service providers are required to establish and improve early warning, prevention, identification, monitoring and handling mechanisms for cyberbullying.

Clearly incorporate network literacy education into school quality education content. Strengthen the responsibilities of schools and guardians in Internet literacy education, and establish and improve the management system for students’ access to the Internet during school.

To prevent minors from being addicted to the Internet, it is stipulated that network service providers should reasonably limit the amount of consumption by minors of different ages when using their services, and prevent and resist unhealthy value tendencies such as traffic supremacy.

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Huawei mobile phones are about to return across the board, and the 5G version of Nova is also coming

According to Tencent News Deep Network, people familiar with the matter revealed that in addition to the Huawei Mate60 series, "the next generation Huawei nova mobile phone is also 5G and is expected to be launched by the end of this year."

In the second half of 2020, Huawei reduced its mid- to low-end mobile phone product lines, focusing on flagship phones such as the Mate series and P series.

On August 29 this year, Huawei Mate60 series mobile phones returned with 5G speed. According to the latest report from Counterpoint, Huawei sold a total of 1.6 million Mate60 Pro mobile phones in the past six weeks.

If Huawei Nova can launch 5G mobile phones and ensure stocking, this can also show from the side that Huawei's mobile phone supply chain has stabilized. In addition to the Mate series, other Huawei mobile phone product lines such as nova may gradually return to "5G speed".

In addition, according to "Mobile China" news, Huawei is clearing the inventory of older models and they are preparing to switch product lines. It is expected that between the end of this year and the beginning of next year, Huawei will launch a "flood of new products across the board."

There is also news that Huawei’s next generation of small foldable phones will also be equipped with Kirin chips.

Nova may launch a 5G mobile phone, Huawei is cleaning up its inventory of old models, and Huawei's next generation of small foldable phones may be equipped with Kirin chips. A series of signs are pointing to one thing: Huawei mobile phones are making a full comeback.

Lenovo showcases its first AI PC: equipped with AI Twin and has a personal large model

At the Tech World conference held by Lenovo Group, Yang Yuanqing, chairman and CEO of Lenovo Group, demonstrated Lenovo AI PC at the conference and said that smart devices are like racing cars and are the ultimate carrier for artificial intelligence to reach end users.

According to reports, Lenovo’s large model compression technology allows users’ own smart terminals and devices to have the ability to run personal-level large models.

The personal computers of the future will be AI PCs, the mobile phones of the future will be AI mobile phones, and the workstations of the future will be AI workstations.

On these artificial intelligence-enabled devices and edge devices, local knowledge bases will be built to better understand users. Personal large models will use personal data stored on devices or home servers for inference.

It can even predict tasks based on your mental patterns and find solutions autonomously. As a result, the device is like a digital extension of the user, just like the user's twin. Lenovo calls it a personal "AI Twin."

In addition, Lenovo Group Chairman and CEO Yang Yuanqing and NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang said that Lenovo will cooperate with NVIDIA to launch a new hybrid artificial intelligence plan to bring next-generation cloud artificial intelligence technology to enterprise users around the world.

This means that, as a market partner of NVIDIA, Lenovo will provide new enterprise-level AI solutions based on NVIDIA MGX architecture, Lenovo hybrid artificial intelligence services and more.

Musk says Wikipedia will donate $1 billion if it is willing to change its name

Recently, Musk said on the X platform that he would donate US$1 billion to Wikipedia if it was willing to change its name to "Dickipedia".

This comment originated from Musk's earlier question online, where he was puzzled by the huge financial needs of the Wikimedia Foundation.

"Have you ever wondered why the Wikimedia Foundation wants so much money?" he claimed. "It certainly doesn't cost that much to run Wikipedia. In fact, the entire text of Wikipedia can be easily copied to your phone."

The Wikimedia Foundation subsequently stated that Wikipedia handles more than 25 billion page views and more than 44 million page edits every month; in addition, the foundation hires a third-party financial audit, which also increases operating costs.

Half of the employees in Bytedance Universe business resigned? PICO response

Recently, there is news that VR giant PICO will be gradually shut down and ByteDance will give up its Metaverse business.

According to China News Network, in this regard, relevant PICO staff stated that the news that half of PICO’s employees have resigned is untrue, and that Byte’s abandonment of PICO is also untrue.

"PICO is currently operating normally, and ByteDance will also invest in XR business in the long term."

Previously, The Paper quoted internal PICO employees as saying that PICO had more than 2,000 employees at its previous peak, of which about two-thirds of the employees in the marketing department had resigned. The turnover rate in the technical department was slightly lower. The overall number of employees currently leaving is close to half of the peak period.

China Unicom completes XR call test

China Unicom announced that it successfully completed the XR call test recently.

According to reports, XR calls refer to the audio and video services provided to users during calls. Currently, they mainly include call background (video background, ring tone continuation, virtual background, background blur), XR special effects, voice transcription/translation, remote Collaboration/screen sharing, remote collaboration/whiteboard and other functions.

China Unicom stated that this XR call test is a large-scale terminal network test carried out by experts from all parties in 31 provinces. It has completed the test of 32 mainstream mobile phones from five terminal manufacturers: Xiaomi, OPPO, VIVO, Huawei, and Honor. , covering the main functions of XR calls.

In addition, China Unicom Research Institute and China Unicom Online Guangzhou Company also jointly released the "Technical Specifications for China Unicom's Video Ring Back Tone Business" and the "Technical Specifications for China Unicom's 5G New Communication Video Capability Platform" to further standardize and clarify the business and technical aspects of the ring back tones system. issues involved.

 DeepMind CEO: Risks from AI must be taken as seriously as climate crisis

According to the Guardian, Google DeepMind CEO Demis Hassabis warned that the world must take the risks posed by AI as seriously as it takes the climate crisis and cannot delay response.

He suggested that regulation of the AI ​​industry could start with the creation of a body similar to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).

Hassabis said that AI can bring "incredible opportunities" in fields such as medicine and science, but at the same time, we cannot ignore the risks associated with it.

He believes that general artificial intelligence (AGI) may be a system with human or superhuman intelligence levels that can escape human control. Although the development of AGI will still take time, "we should start talking about it now."

This year, the British government established the Frontier AI Working Group to develop testing guidelines for cutting-edge AI models and potentially become a benchmark for international-level testing efforts.

"I can imagine that in the future you will do 1,000 tests, maybe even 10,000 tests, and then you can get a safety certification mark," Hassabis said.

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor officially released, will bring generative AI to the next generation of flagship smartphones

The 2023 Snapdragon Summit was held today, and the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor was officially released.

According to reports, Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 is the first chip designed specifically for generative AI in mobile devices. It is the most powerful and versatile mobile processor on the market.

Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 uses TSMC’s 4nm process, which improves CPU performance by 30% and reduces power consumption by 20%.

In addition, Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 will bring industry-leading AI, top imaging features, console-level gaming experience and professional-quality audio, combined with the world's fastest connection, to empower consumers with the experience they expect.

Xiaomi President Lu Weibing said at the scene that the Xiaomi Mi 14 series will be the world’s first flagship phone equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor.

Details: https://interactive.ifanr.com/ifanr-page/live/qualcomm-202310.html

iFlytek Spark Cognitive Large Model V3.0 is officially released, claiming that its comprehensive capabilities have surpassed ChatGPT

According to Sina Technology, at the 6th World Sound Expo and the 2023 iFlytek Global 1024 Developer Festival, iFlytek Chairman Liu Qingfeng announced the official release of iFlytek Spark Cognitive Large Model V3.0.

Continue to improve in seven major abilities including text generation, language understanding, knowledge answering, logical reasoning, and mathematical ability.

According to Liu Qingfeng, the iFlytek Spark 3.0 general model will be fully benchmarked against ChatGPT. Its Chinese ability has surpassed ChatGPT and its English ability is equivalent to it.

A Hengping report from the National Economic Research Institute of the Development Research Center of the State Council, displayed at Liu Qingfeng's site, showed that the current comprehensive capabilities of Spark's large model have surpassed ChatGPT, leading the country, and its performance is particularly outstanding in the education, medical, and legal industries.

"In the fields of design solution generation, code completion, testing and error detection, Spark 3.0's capabilities have surpassed ChatGPT."

Xpeng's first MPV model X9 officially unveiled

The new MPV model Xpeng X9 was unveiled at the 1024 Xpeng Motors Technology Day, and the new car will be officially released at the Guangzhou Auto Show. It is reported that the new car is currently the only MPV in the world with rear-wheel steering as standard.

The length, width and height of the Xpeng X9 are 5293/1988/1785mm respectively, and the wheelbase is 3160mm. The front face is equipped with split light groups and through-type daytime running lights. The grid-like grille below adds to the sporty feel of the front face;

The side adopts a hidden door handle and sliding door design, the exterior rearview mirror is located on the door, the side windows adopt a flat design, and the wheels adopt a large-sized low-wind resistance shape.

In terms of power, the new car is equipped with dual front and rear motors, with maximum power of 235kW in the front and 135kW in the rear. It has built-in 84.5kWh and 101.5kWh battery packs, and the CLTC pure electric cruising range is 610km, 640km and 702km respectively.

In addition, Xpeng X9 will mass-produce the first fifth-generation smart cockpit system, XOS Dimensity.

The new Dimensity system uses Qualcomm Snapdragon 8295 chip. The car will support multi-tasking split screen, XDock high-frequency function Bar, full-scene car-like SR rendering and a new AI small P function. Subsequent XOS Dimensity will be updated through OTA , pushed to all models of the brand.

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Beauty ONE responds to JD.com’s procurement and sales call to Li Jiaqi

Yesterday, JD.com's procurement and sales campaign called Li Jiaqi, stating that JD.com received a lawyer's letter from the brand owner Hai's, and the brand complained that because the JD price of a certain Hai's oven was lower than the price of Li Jiaqi's live broadcast, it violated the "reserve price agreement" they signed with Li Jiaqi, and Demand huge liquidated damages.

In response to this, US ONE responded to Sina Technology saying that it was purely a lie. Regarding the claims of "low-price agreement" and "choose one of the two", ONE stated that they are "false information":

The contract signed between Li Jiaqi’s live broadcast room and the brand does not include the binding terms of “lowest price in the entire network” and “choose one of two”. The pricing power of the products in the live broadcast room lies with the brand.

In addition, after the 79-yuan eyebrow pencil incident, Li Jiaqi once again broadcast Hua Xizi products live for the first time in 43 days. However, Li Jiaqi himself did not appear to explain Hua Xizi products.

The new Sony PS5 (thin and light version) will be released in China on December 1

Sony Interactive Entertainment Shanghai announced yesterday that the new PS5 console (CFI-2000 model group-thin and light version) and related accessories will be launched in the Chinese mainland market on December 1.

The optical drive version equipped with an ultra-high-definition Blu-ray optical drive has a suggested retail price of 3,599 yuan, and the digital version has a suggested retail price of 2,999 yuan.

An ultra-high-definition Blu-ray optical drive and vertical stand designed specifically for the thin and light version will also be launched on the same day, with suggested retail prices in mainland China of 759 yuan and 229 yuan respectively.

Shanghai Disney's Zootopia Park opens on December 20

Shanghai Disney Resort announced yesterday that the world's first "Zootopia" theme park, the eighth theme park of Shanghai Disneyland, will officially open on December 20, 2023.

According to The Paper, data from the Tongcheng travel platform shows that Shanghai Disney Resort has long been ranked No. 1 on the list of must-dos in Shanghai.

The world's first Zootopia theme park will be opened on December 20, and it is expected to welcome family tourists and young group tourists who will come here during the following Christmas, New Year's Day, winter vacation and Spring Festival.

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Game adaptation of live-action series "Fallout" finalized

The live-action series version of the well-known game "Fallout" has been announced to be launched on Amazon streaming on April 12, 2024.

The show was developed by husband-and-wife team Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, with Nolan directing the first episode. The story takes place in a wasteland world after a world nuclear war that led to the destruction of the earth.

Ella Purnell plays the protagonist Xelia Mendes-Jones, Walton Goggins plays a "ghoul", and Kyle MacLachlan, Aaron Moten and others also star.

"Mission: Impossible 8" postponed

"Mission: Impossible 8" announced that its schedule has been postponed by nearly a year, from the original scheduled June 28, 2024, to May 23, 2025, in North America.

At the same time, the original subtitle "Fatal Reckoning (Part 2)" will be replaced to eliminate the echo of the title of "Mission: Impossible 7: Reckoning (Part 1)".

The filming of the film has not yet been completed. Production was previously suspended to give the actors and crew members time to promote "Mission: Impossible 7". However, there was a strike by the Screen Actors Guild and it has been unable to resume filming.

"Squid Game: Live Challenge" releases official trailer


The "live-action" competition program "Squidward: Reality Challenge", the popular Netflix drama "Squidward", has released a trailer and announced that it will premiere on November 22 this year.

Various familiar scares are coming, "Attention all players, the next game begins." Huge dangers and opportunities coexist. Is it exciting enough?

The challenge has 456 entrants and a prize pool of US$4.56 million.

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