In previous industrial revolutions, machines took over manual labor jobs, then repetitive assembly line work and analog office drudgery. Now they’re coming for “cognitive” work.
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How Kindle novelists are using OpenAI’s ChatGPT – The Verge
Writers are using, debating, and worrying about rapidly improving AI tools.
Source: How Kindle novelists are using OpenAI’s ChatGPT – The Verge
How AI-Generated Text Is Poisoning the Internet
This has been a wild year for AI. If you’ve spent much time online, you’ve probably bumped into images generated by AI systems like DALL-E 2 or Stable Diffusion, or jokes, essays, or other text written by ChatGPT, the latest incarnation of OpenAI’s large language model GPT-3.
Source: How AI-Generated Text Is Poisoning the Internet | Portside
AI Learns To Write Computer Code in ‘Stunning’ Advance
Software runs the world. It controls smartphones, nuclear weapons, and car engines. But there’s a global shortage of programmers. Wouldn’t it be nice if anyone could explain what they want a program to do, and a computer could translate that into lines of code?
Source: AI Learns To Write Computer Code in ‘Stunning’ Advance | Portside
Robots Chop a Few Bucks off the Price of Lunch at This Fully Automated Restaurant
Robots select ingredients from bins of prepared items, mix and box them, then completed orders are transferred to pickup windows.
Source: Robots Chop a Few Bucks off the Price of Lunch at This Fully Automated Restaurant