Thursday, February 16, 2023

Bing vs. Bard, US-China STEM Competition, and Embryo Screening — Manifold Episode #30


Steve discusses the AI competition between Microsoft and Google, the competition between the U.S. and China in STEM, China’s new IVF policy, and a Science Magazine survey on polygenic screening of embryos. 

00:00 Introduction 
02:37 Bing vs Bard: LLMs and hallucination 
20:52 China demographics & STEM 
34:29 China IVF now covered by national health insurance
40:28 Survey on embryo screening in Science: ~50% of those under 35 would use it to enhance congnitivie ability 


Bing vs Bard and Hallucination 

China demographics and STEM
China IVF 

Science survey on embryo screening 

Thursday, February 02, 2023

ChatGPT, LLMs, and AI — Manifold #29


Steve discusses Large Language Model AIs such as ChatGPT. 

0:00 How do LLMs work? 
10:22 Impact of ChatGPT 
15:21 AI landscape 
24:13 Hallucination and Focus 
33:09 Applications 
39:29 Future landscape 

Manifold interview with John Schulman of OpenAI: 

Blog posts on word vectors and approximately linear vector space of concepts used by the human mind:

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