Wednesday, April 19, 2023

AI: danger and benefit

Stuart Russell - How Not To Destroy the World With AI - YouTube

Exclusive Conversation With Prof Stuart Russell On Whether AI Is A Threat To Humanity - YouTube

Elon Musk tells Tucker potential dangers of hyper-intelligent AI - YouTube

Hello World: Meet Generative AI | Amazon Web Services - YouTube

Ionic 7

  1.  Ionic 7 is here! - Ionic Blog

Changes include:

  • Inline Overlays - Declarative overlays are now available on all overlay components 
  • Consistent Event Emissions - ionChange will only fire as a result of user interaction
  • Simplified Form Control Syntax - Improved compatibility with assistive technologies and less code boilerplate 
  • Performance Improvements - Tab switches are up to 70% faster than they were in v6
  • And so much more...

How ChatGPT works, by Cal Newport, MIT PhD

Ep. 244: Cal Newport’s Thoughts on ChatGPT - YouTube

Are new AI technologies like ChatGPT about to massively disrupt our world? Drawing from his recent New Yorker article on the topic, Cal explains exactly how programs like ChatGPT work, and uses this knowledge to explain why we can calm our fears about this new technology. 
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