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Yahoo Mail’s AI Shopping Saver aims to free up billions in unclaimed gift cards and discounts

Summary Yahoo Mail’s Shopping Saver shows that creative use of AI can lead to unusual new applications. If it works, it could make its way to other email services. Yahoo Mail is introducing new AI tools, including Shopping Saver, which tracks down forgotten gift cards, discount codes and store credits in users’ inboxes. The tool …

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China’s medical AI sector booms with LLM-based applications

Summary As the potential for artificial intelligence applications in healthcare gains attention, China has already developed at least 18 medical models based on large language models. In recent years, the medical field in China has been gearing up to harness the potential of large language models for the development of innovative AI applications. According to …

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Thousands of autonomous drones could come to the battlefield alongside fighter pilots

Summary Warfare with AI is efficient – and cheap. The Air Force is upgrading with a multi-billion dollar budget for autonomous drones. The Air Force plans to invest about $5.8 billion in autonomous drones over the next five years. A drone is expected to cost about $3 million, a fraction of the $80 million for …

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OpenAI’s GPTBot blocked by major websites and publishers

Summary An emerging chatbot ecosystem builds on existing web content and could displace traditional websites. At the same time, licensing and financing are largely unresolved. OpenAI offers publishers and website operators an opt-out if they prefer not to make their content available to chatbots and AI models for free. This can be done by blocking …

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Meta plans to take on GPT-4 with a rumored Llama 3, which is still free

Summary According to a first rumor, Llama 3 will be able to compete with GPT-4, but will still be freely available under the Llama license. This was overheard by OpenAI engineer Jason Wei, formerly of Google Brain, at a Generative AI Group social event organized by Meta. Wei says he picked up on a conversation …

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Bored Humans offers over 100 free basic AI tools as alternatives to popular paid tools

Summary Bored Humans is an AI website with over 100 free tools, many of them basic alternatives to the more popular paid-for tools. Bored Humans is a wide array of fun AI tools trained on a simple version of GPT that is free in various niches. Most of them are fun and novelty tools and …

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ChatGPT scores equal to or better than students in 9 out of 32 university courses

Summary A study confirms anecdotal reports: ChatGPT can achieve academic performance comparable to students. A study published in Scientific Reports compared the performance of students and ChatGPT on the same tasks. In an experiment, instructors at New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) were first asked to provide ten questions from their respective lectures, along with …

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Amazon Prime uses AI-generated image for Fallout TV show ad

Matthias Bastian Online journalist Matthias is the co-founder and publisher of THE DECODER. He believes that artificial intelligence will fundamentally change the relationship between humans and computers. Amazon Prime plans to launch a show based on the popular video game Fallout. The company announced the streaming launch in 2024 on Twitter with a Fallout-style postcard, …

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Someone recreated the intro of Twin Peaks in Pixar style with AI tools

Newsletter A new movie project shows how AI can be applied to moving images, opening up new creative possibilities. Twitter user “Oakland Chronic” used Pika Labs and Midjourney to recreate the Pixar-style intro to the cult series Twin Peaks. Pika Labs is a fast-growing text-to-video creation platform. Among other things, the platform can animate images, …

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Code Llama is Meta’s advanced version of Llama 2 for code generation and debugging

Summary Code Llama is Meta’s refined Llama 2 variant for code generation. According to Meta, Code Llama is an evolution of Llama 2 that has been further trained with 500 billion code tokens and code-related tokens from Llama 2’s code-specific datasets. To train Code Lama, Meta used more code data over a longer period of …

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