I’ve realized something after writing this blog and talking with friends and co-workers about generative AI. It seems for most people, even in technology, it is still under their radar. There is a lot of competition for our attention in everyday life, and particularly so in IT where it can be a challenge to keep […]
Read More A gentle introduction to generative AI
Lately I’ve been experimenting with probing GPT-3 for demonstrations of reasoning, or at least the ability to mimic human reasoning. It is fascinating to me that out of training a model to “predict the next word” we’re seeing these emergent abilities. I’ve found it to be adept at producing analogies, which got me thinking about […]
Read More GPT-3, Abstract Reasoning and Theory of Mind
(Or, What Happens when AI is Generating (and Consuming) most of the Internet’s Content?) I have some lighter content I want to post, but I’ll come back to that later. Something was on my mind yesterday and I’d like to share my thoughts in-progress. Fair warning, this isn’t a scientific thought experiment. I’m not a […]
Read More Where is this road taking us?