Bitcoin Continued To Decline And Almost Reached $40,000

Bitcoin is experiencing significant selling pressure. On Thursday, its price fell 3.45% to below $41,000, extending Bitcoin's weekly losses to more than 10%. At the same time, the daily minimum was $40,631. The negative dynamics of Bitcoin affected the shares of cryptocurrency-related companies. Coinbase and MicroStrategy ended the trading day down 7% and 2%, respectively. Miners CleanSpark and Marathon Digital each lost more than 6%, Riot Platforms fell 5%, and Iris Energy fell 8%. Experts note that the unrealized profit of short-term Bitcoin holders in December was 48%, and this week it dropped to 16%.

Samsung Won’t Charge For Galaxy AI Features Until The End Of 2025

Samsung said all Galaxy AI features in the Galaxy S24 will be available for free until the end of 2025, a period of two years. After this, users will have to pay a subscription. But its price is unknown. “Galaxy AI features will be available free of charge until the end of 2025 on supported Samsung Galaxy devices. Different terms may apply to AI features provided by third parties,” Samsung said.

Scientists Proved With A Help Of AI That Fingerprints Are Not Really Unique

Artificial intelligence appears to have helped revolutionize forensic science. It turned out that our knowledge about the uniqueness of fingerprints was false. Everyone knows that every person has unique fingerprints. A lesser-known fact, but nevertheless very important for forensic science, is that each finger of each person also has a unique fingerprint. More precisely, everyone thought so until now. It turned out that this is not entirely true.

Mercedes-Benz Showed An Electric Geländewagen With A “Tank Turn”

Mercedes-Benz brought to CES 2024 a prototype of the Geländewagen electric SUV, which can receive a “tank turn” function. Car and Driver writes about this. Mercedes-Benz EQG should debut before the end of this year, and the key factor determining the ability to establish its mass production should be the availability of Sila anodes with a high silicon content, which will make it possible to create a sufficiently capacious and not too heavy and bulky traction battery.

Rabbit R1: AI Assistant That Manages Applications Instead Of The User

At CES 2024, startup Rabbit presented an unusual device called R1. The gadget manages mobile applications using AI algorithms and is positioned as a future alternative to traditional smartphones. The Rabbit R1 is a standalone gadget with a 2.88-inch display, a rotating camera for taking photos and videos, and a scroll wheel for navigation and communication with the device's built-in AI assistant. The gadget is equipped with a MediaTek processor with a clock frequency of 2.4 GHz, 4 GB of RAM and a built-in 128 GB drive - all this is packaged in an attractive case, designed by the popular Teenage Engineering studio. The battery capacity is not specified, but the head of the startup, Jesse Lyu, assured that it will last “all day.”