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What to know about the business of sneaker bots: the controversial tech that helps resellers flip hundreds of hyped pairs of Jordans, Dunks, and Yeezys

In the sneaker resale world, a “bot” refers to a software application that expedites the online checkout process. Though certainly a controversial aspect of sneaker culture, bots are essential for purchasing latest releases at retail prices. Here’s everything you need to know about the business of bots and their role […]
What to know about the business of sneaker bots: the controversial tech that helps resellers flip hundreds of hyped pairs of Jordans, Dunks, and Yeezys
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How to add a bot to Discord to help you run and organise your chatroom

You can add a bot to Discord to have it automatically welcome new users, moderate content, and more. Discord bots are friendly AI that help manage or enhance your server. Discord bots are pre-made and free to download – no tech wizardry required. Visit Business Insider’s Tech Reference library for […]
How to add a bot to Discord to help you run and organise your chatroom
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Walmart’s website just crashed once again from PlayStation 5 frenzy

The PlayStation 5 launched last Thursday, but it has been nearly impossible to buy. The only certain way to get a PlayStation 5 at launch was by preordering it. But at least one retailer is selling PS5s digitally on a first-come, first-served basis: Walmart. The first drop of PlayStation 5 […]
Walmart’s website just crashed once again from PlayStation 5 frenzy
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Elon Musk has warned that ‘advanced AI’ could poison social media

Elon Musk tweeted on Wednesday that if “advanced AI” hadn’t already been used to manipulate social media, it would be soon. It was unclear what Musk meant by “advanced AI,” but he described it as “beyond basic bots.” Musk speaks from some experience – his Twitter account is frequently impersonated […]
Elon Musk has warned that ‘advanced AI’ could poison social media
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Trump was seemingly tricked into retweeting someone who changed their profile to blast the words ‘F— Donald Trump’ and a Bernie Sanders logo to his millions of followers

President Trump early Wednesday retweeted scores of messages from supporters. But after being retweeted by the president, one account promptly had its name changed to insult the him, and its picture switched to Bernie Sanders’ 2020 campaign logo. Trump shared the messages after a major firefighters union declared its backing […]
Trump was seemingly tricked into retweeting someone who changed their profile to blast the words ‘F— Donald Trump’ and a Bernie Sanders logo to his millions of followers