Elon Musk thinks X users should pay to remove bots from platform
Elon Musk is considering a fee for everyone on the social media platform X. He is not working on the plan behind his computer, but he already discussed it publicly during a conversation on AI with Israel's prime minister.
According to Musk, X can only break free from bots by charging all users ... Read more
Mendix introduces AI functionality in version 10
Mendix is introducing a range of AI and ML functionality with Mendix 10. The new release comes with a new ML Kit, new bots and generative AI.
The new features respond to market needs, according to Mendix. To integrate use cases for AI, Mendix has released a new ML-Kit. This allows developers to ... Read more
Google Cloud Armor adds rate limiting to combat DDoS attacks
In light of recent attacks against cloud-based users, Google added new capabilities to Cloud Armor.
In a recent blog post, Google stated that modern cyberattacks use increasingly comprehensive techniques like volumetric floods, bot-based attacks, API abuse and DDoS attacks.
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Google: Pandemic is causing bot attacks to increase
As more companies move online as a result of COVID-19, bot attacks are becoming more common.
Google is warning that bots are causing more problems for business. They also point out that many companies are failing to take bots seriously, and only focus on the most obvious types of attacks.
The... Read more
Microsoft Bot Framework is now available
Microsoft announced that Bot Framework Virtual Assistant 1.0 is now available. In addition, the tech giant announces further plans regarding bots. These expansions occur after Microsoft claimed a few years ago that it would work on more bot services.
Microsoft divides its bot services into two d... Read more
Barracuda Networks identifies and blocks bots with new solution
Barracuda Networks wants to actively protect companies against bots with its new solution Advanced Bot Protection for the Web Application Firewall (WAF) and WAF-as-a-Service. The security function uses artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning.
According to the 2019 Verizon Data Breach Inves... Read more
“It only takes bots seconds to spread disinformation.
According to new research by Indiana University, social media bumps only take a few seconds to spread disinformation, says Ars Technica. The researchers studied tweets for this purpose shortly after the American presidential elections of 2016.
Shortly after those elections, President Donald Trump sa... Read more
Microsofts Azure Bot service promotes development of AI assistants
Microsoft has released an artificial intelligence (AI) toolkit that allows companies to create their own virtual assistants. The so-called Azure Bot service can be found on the Github website, a meeting place for open source software.
According to the software supplier, companies need to introduce t... Read more