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‘Attention is All You Need’ creators look beyond Transformers for AI at Nvidia GTC: ‘The world needs something better’

Seven of the eight authors of the Transformers paper, which led to the gen AI boom, gathered to chat at GTC with Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang.
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Apple quietly released an open source multimodal LLM in October

Apple is belatedly being celebrated on social media for releasing Ferret, an open source multimodal LLM, in October 2023.
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What Meta learned from Galactica, the doomed model launched two weeks before ChatGPT

A year ago Meta's Galactica was released — just two weeks before OpenAI's ChatGPT. It survived for only three days, but its legacy endures.
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As Bill Gates invests in personal AI, says agents will be a ‘shock wave’

While Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates said personal AI agents will be a societal 'shock wave,' his investments show he has skin in the game.
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Meta’s AI stickers are here and already causing controversy

Meta's new AI Stickers raise concerns as content filters miss objectionable mashups, including copyrighted characters in controversial scenarios with guns and more.
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A year ago, DeepMind’s AlphaFold AI changed the shape of science — but there is more work to do

Last summer, DeepMind's AlphaFold shook up science by predicting the shape of 200 million proteins. But there are more problems to solve.
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OpenAI turns ChatGPT into a platform overnight with addition of plugins

OpenAI today announced its support of new third-party plugins for ChatGPT, and it already has Twitter buzzing about the company's potential platform play.