Posts by tag: AI

future tech July 19, 2020 posted by

The terrifying promise of GPT-3 AI – software’s Manhattan Project?

We’ve been threatened with Artificial Intelligence for decades now, but we’ve just seen the release of something which looks totally terrifying and yet inevitable. The good folk at OPENAI – an open source organisation dedicated to keeping AI development transparent, and featuring supporters such as Elon Musk and Peter Thiel – have just privately released the GPT-3 API to selected people. OK, geeks. The terrifying bit is how good this stuff is now. You remember all the furore about DeepFake…

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The terrifying promise of GPT-3 AI – software’s Manhattan Project?
future tech November 7, 2017 posted by

Aibo – remember that robot dog from the 90s? It’s back!

I remember when Sony put out its first electronic dog. There was a live demo in Epcot where I was vacationing after graduating from high school. They were small, but really kind of neat. Now there are people holding funerals for theirs because life is strange and tech doesn’t last forever. They stopped making them in 2006 but if you loved these robo dogs, good news! Sony is bringing the Aibo back to life!

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Aibo – remember that robot dog from the 90s? It’s back!
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 18, 2017 posted by

Couple’s Mixtape – let this AI set the mood for you

You and your significant other likely have a “song”. That special tune that just reminds you of your love and care for one another. That’s great but don’t you think an AI could pick a better one? Even if it can’t, don’t you want to see what sort of disaster it would come up with if you let it? If you do, check out Couple’s Mixtape, the AI that creates a mixtape for your relationship.

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Couple’s Mixtape – let this AI set the mood for you