Search engines

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Google considering charge for internet searches with AI, reports say
Cost of artificial intelligence service could mean leaders in sector turning to subscription models

Alex Hern UK technology editor

04, Apr, 2024 @2:32 PM

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If Meta’s intransigence isn’t enough, AI poses an even greater threat to journalism | Margaret Simons
While Facebook has refused to renew its Australian media deals, robots scraping news sites for content could upend the industry entirely

Margaret Simons

01, Mar, 2024 @2:00 PM

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EU agrees ‘historic’ deal with world’s first laws to regulate AI
Agreement between European Parliament and member states will govern artificial intelligence, social media and search engines

Lisa O'Carroll in Brussels

09, Dec, 2023 @12:48 AM

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Does Australia exist? Well, that depends on which search engine you ask …
Microsoft’s Bing falls victim to long-running part-joke internet conspiracy theory

Josh Taylor

23, Nov, 2023 @2:49 AM

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Has Google’s monopoly on the search engine market finally timed out? | John Naughton
The US justice department is belatedly addressing the company’s stranglehold on digital advertising technologies in the most significant antitrust case for more than two decades

John Naughton

30, Sep, 2023 @3:00 PM

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How the EU Digital Services Act affects Facebook, Google and others
Threat of big fines and EU-wide ban hoped to curb manipulative practices and harmful content

Lisa O'Carroll in Brussels

25, Aug, 2023 @1:05 PM

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Chinese ChatGPT rival from search engine firm Baidu fails to impress
Shares plummet after Ernie Bot AI chatbot software falls short of expectations at unveiling in Beijing

Rhoda Kwan and agencies

16, Mar, 2023 @9:28 AM

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Microsoft’s Bing chatbot to offer users answers in three different tones
Users asking questions to be given option of ‘creative’, ‘balanced’ or ‘precise’ response

Dan Milmo Global technology editor

03, Mar, 2023 @1:48 PM

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‘I want to destroy whatever I want’: Bing’s AI chatbot unsettles US reporter
NYT correspondent’s conversation with Microsoft’s search engine leads to bizarre philosophical conversations that highlight the sense of speaking to a human

Jonathan Yerushalmy

17, Feb, 2023 @9:59 AM

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AI blunders like Google chatbot’s will cause trouble for more firms, say experts
Warning comes as Alphabet’s shares continue to plummet after error made by Bard AI system during demo

Dan Milmo and Graeme Wearden

09, Feb, 2023 @7:12 PM

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Microsoft to power Bing with AI as race with Google heats up
Company to work with OpenAI to improve search and Edge web browser as rival unveils ChatGPT competitor

Kari Paul and agencies

07, Feb, 2023 @11:41 PM

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How will Google and Microsoft AI chatbots affect us and how we work?
Microsoft-backed ChatGPT and Google’s Bard take on the future of search in the battle of the bots

Dan Milmo Global technology editor, and Kari Paul in San Francisco

07, Feb, 2023 @8:56 PM

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