The AI Breakdown: Daily Artificial Intelligence News and Discussions

By Nathaniel Whittemore

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 May 21, 2023


A daily news analysis show on all things artificial intelligence. NLW looks at AI from multiple angles, from the explosion of creativity brought on by new tools like Midjourney, ChatGPT and AutoGPT to the potential disruptions to work and industries as we know them to the great philosophical, ethical and practical questions of advanced general intelligence, alignment and x-risk.

Episode Date
Did Google DeepMind Just Revolutionize Materials Science?
Dec 01, 2023
ChatGPT Launched 1 Year Ago Today: A Retrospective
Nov 30, 2023
Amazon Launches Q Chatbot: Is It A Disappointment or AI On Trend?
Nov 29, 2023
Is Pika 1.0 AI Video's Breakout Moment?
Nov 28, 2023
Q*: Was This New Advance the Reason for Sam Altman's Firing?
Nov 27, 2023
How Close Are We To True AI Agents?
Nov 26, 2023
Self-Regulation vs. More Regulation: The Right Approach for AI
Nov 25, 2023
The Winners and Losers Following the OpenAI Power Struggle
Nov 24, 2023
Stability AI Releases Stunning Stable Video Diffusion Model
Nov 23, 2023
IT'S OVER! Sam Altman BACK as CEO of OpenAI
Nov 22, 2023
OpenAI Board Asked Anthropic For Merger
Nov 21, 2023
Latest OpenAI Drama: Altman/Brockman to Microsoft, Board Hires Former Twitch CEO; Employees Rebel
Nov 20, 2023
Sam Altman and Greg Brockman COMING BACK to OpenAI?!
Nov 19, 2023
What REALLY Happened at OpenAI?
Nov 18, 2023
BREAKING: Sam Altman FIRED from OpenAI
Nov 17, 2023
Gemini Delayed: Is Google In the Innovator's Dilemma?
Nov 17, 2023
The Biggest AI Announcements from Microsoft Ignite
Nov 16, 2023
OpenAI's AGI Committee
Nov 15, 2023
Which LLMs Hallucinate Least?
Nov 14, 2023
OpenAI Is Officially Training GPT-5
Nov 13, 2023
How Close to Agents Are GPTs?
Nov 12, 2023
Humane Ai Pin: The Future of Computing or Solution in Search of a Problem?
Nov 11, 2023
The Significance of OpenAI's New Data Partnerships Program
Nov 10, 2023
2X Bigger than GPT-4!? Amazon Is Training "Olympus"
Nov 09, 2023
Samsung Gauss and the AI Phone Wars
Nov 08, 2023
OpenAI DevDay: Everything You Need To Know
Nov 07, 2023
The AI Stack for Content Creators (aka the AI Tools I Actually Use)
Nov 06, 2023
ChatGPT All Tools and What OpenAI Is Really Building
Nov 05, 2023
BREAKING: Elon Announces xAI ChatGPT Competitor Grok
Nov 04, 2023
An OpenAI Researcher on "Techno-Humanism"
Nov 04, 2023
Regulatory Capture? Meta AI Chief Accuses OpenAI, Anthropic of Stoking Fears
Nov 03, 2023
Judge Delivers Blow to Artists AI Copyright Lawsuit
Nov 02, 2023
Apple is FINALLY Talking About AI
Nov 01, 2023
AI Proxy War: Google Invests $2B in Anthropic
Oct 31, 2023
Biden's AI Executive Order: Everything You Need to Know
Oct 30, 2023
The State of AI Regulation in the USA
Oct 30, 2023
Hinton and Bengio on Managing AI Risks
Oct 28, 2023
OpenAI Forms Catastrophic Risk Preparedness Team
Oct 27, 2023
White House AI Executive Order Coming Monday
Oct 26, 2023
Midjourney vs. DALL-E-3: Can Midjourney's New Website Compete with ChatGPT Integration?
Oct 25, 2023
LEAKED: First Look at Gemini Multimodal?
Oct 24, 2023
Can We Have AI Progress and AI Safety at the Same Time?
Oct 23, 2023
The AI Competitive Landscape One Year After ChatGPT
Oct 22, 2023
AI Leaders Call for International Panel on AI Safety
Oct 21, 2023
OpenAI Quietly Abandoned Arrakis Model Earlier This Year
Oct 20, 2023
Which AI Model is the Most Transparent?
Oct 19, 2023
China-US AI Tensions and AI Safety Summit Controversy
Oct 18, 2023
AI Agents Coming to OpenAI Dev Event?
Oct 17, 2023
The Techno-Optimist Manifesto
Oct 16, 2023
The 7 Use Case Categories of ChatGPT-4 Vision
Oct 15, 2023
Can AI Detect AI? And Other Frequently Asked Questions
Oct 14, 2023
The US Wants To Block China's Access to Advanced AI Models
Oct 13, 2023
The State of AI Report: Research, Industry, Politics and Safety
Oct 12, 2023
AI Chip Wars: Tesla Building "Bunkerlike" Home for Dojo Supercomputer
Oct 11, 2023
The Latest AutoGPT and AI Agent Developments
Oct 10, 2023
AI Operations and AI Engineer: The New Careers AI Is Creating
Oct 09, 2023
What's Next in Phase Two of Generative AI?
Oct 08, 2023
The End of the First Phase of Generative AI
Oct 07, 2023
The Epik AI Yearbook Trend Taking Over Social Media
Oct 06, 2023
AI's Integration Phase: Canva Launches Slate of AI Features
Oct 05, 2023
Anthropic Raising at a $20B-$30B Valuation
Oct 04, 2023
The AI Wearable Wars
Oct 03, 2023
Mobile LLMs? The Battle to Get AI on Our Phones
Oct 02, 2023
Warriors, Doomsayers, Reformers: Understanding the Factions in AI
Oct 01, 2023
Are Copyright Battles Against AI Destined to Fail?
Sep 30, 2023
ChatGPT Vision: 8 Ways People Are Using It Already
Sep 30, 2023
The 5 Most Important AI Announcements from Meta Connect
Sep 28, 2023
OpenAI Raising at $90B and Trolls Everyone, Saying AGI Has Been Achieved
Sep 27, 2023
Automated AI Translations Come to Spotify, Undermining Numerous AI Startups
Sep 26, 2023
ChatGPT Can Now See and Hear
Sep 25, 2023
Americans Are Getting Less Trustful of Artificial Intelligence
Sep 24, 2023
6 Months After the "6-Month Pause" Letter, Has the AI Safety Conversation Changed?
Sep 23, 2023
Is This The First AI-Powered Operating System?
Sep 22, 2023
5 Reasons DALL-E 3 in ChatGPT is a Huge Deal
Sep 21, 2023
Will Intel's New Chip Usher in the 'Age of the AI PC'?
Sep 20, 2023
Google Bard Gets Major Update While OpenAI Races to Multimodal
Sep 19, 2023
Knowledge Workers Produce 40% Better Results When Using AI - Study
Sep 18, 2023
GPT-4 More Creative Than the Average Person According to Recent Study
Sep 17, 2023
Should OpenAI Have Been A Government Program?
Sep 16, 2023
SCOOP: Google Testing Gemini With Partners -- Launch Soon?
Sep 15, 2023
$550B In Net Worth Met In D.C. To Talk AI: Did Anything Get Done?
Sep 14, 2023
Apple's AI Strategy Revealed?
Sep 13, 2023
Open Interpreter: How People Are Using Github's Hottest AI Project
Sep 12, 2023
Meta is Working on a ChatGPT Killer
Sep 11, 2023
How Elon Musk Became Consumed with AI Safety
Sep 10, 2023
Don't Believe the Lull: AI Is Screaming Forward
Sep 09, 2023
AI's 100 Most Influential (According to TIME)
Sep 09, 2023
Apple Spending Millions Each Day Training AI
Sep 07, 2023
An Open GPT-4 Level Model? Meet Falcon 180B
Sep 06, 2023
Study: Reinforcement Learning from AI Feedback Performs As Well As Human Feedback
Sep 05, 2023
Is OpenAI Secretly Training GPT-5?
Sep 04, 2023
Who Will Create and Capture the Most Value in AI?
Sep 03, 2023
Should AI Make Us Want A National Privacy Law?
Sep 02, 2023
Are Educators Ready for a ChatGPT School Year?
Sep 01, 2023
The Geopolitics of Artificial Intelligence
Aug 31, 2023
OpenAI Is Now On A Billion Dollar Revenue Pace
Aug 30, 2023
ChatGPT Enterprise Is Here - How It Shapes the AI Competitive Landscape
Aug 29, 2023
Was Elon's Tesla FSD Demo the ChatGPT Moment For Self-Driving Cars?
Aug 28, 2023
How Will We Know When AI Becomes Conscious?
Aug 27, 2023
The Peril and Potential of AutoGPT
Aug 26, 2023
Code Llama Kicks LLM for Code Battle Into Overdrive
Aug 25, 2023
Was Nvidia's Earnings Call A '1995 Internet Moment'?
Aug 24, 2023
How Big A Deal Is GPT-3.5 Fine-Tuning From OpenAI?
Aug 24, 2023
The Future of AI Music: YouTube and Universal Partner
Aug 22, 2023
Should the US Nationalize the Artificial Intelligence Industry?
Aug 21, 2023
Could Google's Gemini Be A ChatGPT Killer?
Aug 20, 2023
Could AI End Up Being Good for Democracy?
Aug 19, 2023
Meta to Launch Open Source Coding AI as Latest Assault on OpenAI
Aug 18, 2023
Snapchat Users Freaked Out as My AI Goes Rogue
Aug 17, 2023
Why AI Hype Has Peaked (And Why That's A Good Thing)
Aug 16, 2023
AGI By 2032? The Most Interesting AI Predictions
Aug 15, 2023
How The AI Backlash Killed This Literary Startup
Aug 14, 2023
As WormGPT Goes White Hat, Evil-GPT Emerges
Aug 13, 2023
AI and the Turning Point Moment in Human History
Aug 12, 2023
The Alignment Problem: How To Tell If An LLM Is Trustworthy
Aug 11, 2023
76% of Americans Think AI Might Kill Us
Aug 10, 2023
The LLM for Coding Competition Heats Up!
Aug 09, 2023
GPTBot AI Data Controversy and the Remaining Challenges of LLMs
Aug 08, 2023
Apple Reveals It Spent Billions on AI R&D
Aug 07, 2023
Why We're Radically Underestimating the Political Implications of AI Job Displacement
Aug 06, 2023
Why Do People Who Think AI Could Kill Us All Still Work on AI?
Aug 05, 2023
Code Interpreter is GPT-4.5: A Summer AI Technical Roundup [feat. Swyx and Alessio of Latent Space]
Aug 04, 2023
The Frontier of AI-Generated Music Models
Aug 03, 2023
Has Open Source Screwed a Whole Generation of AI Startups?
Aug 02, 2023
Is GPT-5 On the Way? OpenAI Files Trademark
Aug 01, 2023
The AI-Robotics Revolution: Robots That Think Like LLMs
Jul 31, 2023
The 5 Most Important AI News Stories Last Month
Jul 30, 2023
AI for War? Debating the Military Use of AI
Jul 29, 2023
A Mysterious GPU Startup Sets Up In The Middle East
Jul 28, 2023
Better Than Midjourney? Stable Diffusion XL 1.0 Can Generate Words
Jul 27, 2023
Can OpenAI and Anthropic's Frontier Model Forum Improve AI Safety?
Jul 26, 2023
Does This Research Prove That ChatGPT Has Gotten Worse?
Jul 25, 2023
Can Worldcoin Help Solve AI's Big Economic Problems?
Jul 24, 2023
Is Open Source AI Dangerous?
Jul 23, 2023
5 Ways People Are Using ChatGPT's Powerful New Custom Instructions Feature
Jul 22, 2023
White House Secures Responsible AI Commitment from OpenAI, Meta, Google, Anthropic and Others
Jul 21, 2023
AppleGPT? Apple Has Been Secretly Working on a ChatGPT Competitor
Jul 20, 2023
Meta Llama 2 Is Here! Everything You Need to Know About OpenAI's Biggest Open Source Competitor
Jul 19, 2023
Where Are All the Aliens: Does AI Explain the Fermi Paradox?
Jul 18, 2023
AI Bubble? Layoffs Hit AI Companies
Jul 17, 2023
Bard vs. Bing vs. Claude vs. ChatGPT: The Right LLM For Every Task
Jul 16, 2023
Bill Gates on Why Humans Can Handle AI Risks
Jul 15, 2023
OpenAI Investigated by FTC for ChatGPT Harms
Jul 14, 2023
Elon Musk Announces xAI: Here's Everything We Know So Far
Jul 13, 2023
ChatGPT's First True Competitor? Anthropic Releases Claude 2
Jul 12, 2023
Why Google Is Intentionally Limiting the Power of Bard AI
Jul 11, 2023
5 Ways AI Could Improve Humanity
Jul 10, 2023
5 Ways AI Could Destroy Humanity
Jul 09, 2023
Forget Alignment, Here's Why Every AI Needs an Individual "Soul"
Jul 08, 2023
ChatGPT Code Interpreter Is Finally Coming Next Week!
Jul 07, 2023
OpenAI Sets Moonshot Goal of AI Superalignment in 4 Years
Jul 06, 2023
Will AI Replace All Coders Within 5 Years?
Jul 05, 2023
Will AI Increase Freedom or Help Authoritarians?
Jul 04, 2023
The AI Data Wars: Why Elon Musk's Rate Limits Are About More Than Twitter
Jul 03, 2023
Translating Brainwaves to Images and Other Cutting Edge AI Research
Jul 02, 2023
60 Possible AGI Futures
Jul 01, 2023
Inflection Raises Monster $1.3 Billion Round to Build One of World's Biggest AI Clusters
Jun 30, 2023
The AI Arms Race Heats Up: US Considers Blocking AI Chip Exports
Jun 29, 2023
AI M&A: Billion Dollar Acquisitions Reshape AI Landscape
Jun 28, 2023
DragGAN's Amazing Drag-to-Edit Photo AI Releases Source Code
Jun 27, 2023
Is AI "Alien Intelligence?" Emerson Spartz on Mental Models for AI
Jun 26, 2023
What the Head of the New UK AI Foundation Model Taskforce Thinks of AI
Jun 25, 2023
"AI Will Modify Our Interface For Information" A Conversation with Maven CEO Gagan Biyani
Jun 24, 2023
Multi-On is What You Wanted AutoGPT to Be - Interview with Founder Div Garg
Jun 23, 2023
AI is the First UI Paradigm Shift in 60 Years
Jun 22, 2023
Biden Meets AI Safety Experts As White House Promises Decisive Action
Jun 21, 2023
The Faux Outrage Around OpenAI's EU Lobbying
Jun 20, 2023
GPT Engineer Generates An Entire Codebase Based On A Prompt
Jun 19, 2023
The Most Interesting AI Research This Week
Jun 18, 2023
A Critique of Marc Andreessen's "Why AI Will Save The World"
Jun 17, 2023
How Worried About China AI Should We Be?
Jun 16, 2023
EU Passes AI Act, But Generative AI Provisions Remain Controversial
Jun 15, 2023
Why OpenAI's API Updates Will Change How We Use ChatGPT
Jun 14, 2023
AI at Work: Is Enterprise AI the Next Big Trend?
Jun 13, 2023
New ChatGPT Features Leaked?
Jun 12, 2023
Will AI Save The World?
Jun 11, 2023
Creating Worlds From Words: The Most Essential AI News This Week
Jun 10, 2023
The 5 Most Exciting AI Tools Launched This Week
Jun 09, 2023
Are We In An AI Bubble?
Jun 08, 2023
OpenAI's 6 Strategies For Better ChatGPT Prompting
Jun 07, 2023
Can SuperAGI Be What People Wanted from AutoGPT?
Jun 06, 2023
Apple AI? Apple Didn't Say "Artificial Intelligence" Once at WWDC
Jun 05, 2023
AI Gaming Lights Up: The Biggest AI News This Week
Jun 04, 2023
TIME Asks: Is AI the End of Humanity?
Jun 03, 2023
BONUS: Riley Goodside on The Art of Prompting ChatGPT [The Cognitive Revolution preview]
Jun 03, 2023
An AI Drone Killed Its Operator In A USAF Simulation -- Except That's Not Actually What Happened
Jun 02, 2023
Can OpenAI's New GPT Training Model Solve Math and AI Alignment At the Same Time?
Jun 01, 2023
Are ChatGPT Plugins Overhyped?
May 31, 2023
Nvidia Is Building an AI Supercomputer and Gaming Platform
May 30, 2023
AI Alignment and AGI - How Worried Should We Actually Be?
May 28, 2023
The 5 Biggest AI News Stories This Week
May 27, 2023
The 9 AI Tools I Actually Use Every Day As A Content Creator
May 26, 2023
NVIDIA Sets Off An AI Stock Frenzy While Elon Warns of the Terminator Scenario
May 25, 2023
Mind-Reading AI Generates Videos from Brainwaves
May 24, 2023
This Massive New AI Model is 5.7x Bigger than ChatGPT's Dataset
May 23, 2023
Can ChatGPT Outperform Wall Street?
May 22, 2023
How Bad Will AI Jobs Loss Be?
May 21, 2023
Are OpenAI Trying for Regulatory Capture?
May 20, 2023
The Official ChatGPT Mobile App Will Change How We Use AI
May 19, 2023
Yuval Noah Harari on the Challenge of AI and the Future of Humanity
May 18, 2023
The 10 Most Interesting and Useful ChatGPT Plugins So Far
May 17, 2023
7 Takeaways from the Senate's AI Hearing
May 16, 2023
Is Google's New Bard Really the ChatGPT Killer?
May 15, 2023
Can Blockchains Solve Deep Fakes and Other AI Challenges?
May 14, 2023
The Most Important AI News From A Week Where We Glimpsed The Future
May 13, 2023
"How I Went from Non-Technical to Building an Andrew Tate LLM Chatbot in 3 Months"
May 12, 2023
The Top 5 AI Announcements from Google I/O
May 11, 2023
What Comes After ChatGPT? A Preview of the Future of LLMs
May 10, 2023
How to Get AutoGPT on Your Phone (And What People Are Actually Finding it Useful For)
May 09, 2023
Warren Buffett Compares AI to the Invention of the Atom Bomb
May 08, 2023
AI Just Quietly Had One of It's Most Important Weeks in Recent History
May 06, 2023
Google Losing to Open Source AI? "We Have No Moat, And Neither Does OpenAI"
May 05, 2023
6 Ways ChatGPT Code Interpreter Is Already Being Used
May 04, 2023
The First Anti-AI Strike: The Writers Guild of America Protests AI Writing
May 03, 2023
Mind-Reading AI? Scientists Use GPT-Like AI to Accurately Translate Thoughts into Text
May 02, 2023
Text-to-Image AI That Can Actually Spell!? Meet DeepFloyd IF
May 01, 2023
Raoul Pal: AI is the Most Disinflationary Force in Our Lifetimes
May 01, 2023
Real Life "Her"? A Chat with AI Avatar Call Annie About AI Alignment and More
Apr 29, 2023
The Most Important AI News This Week: ChatGPT Browse, Apple Quartz, GPT Robot Dogs
Apr 28, 2023
The Latest on AutoGPT and BabyAGI: Semi-Autonomous Specialized Agents (SASAs)
Apr 27, 2023
ChatGPT Adds Private Mode as HuggingFace Launches Open Source Competitor
Apr 26, 2023
Profit or Piracy? How AI Disrupts Industries
Apr 25, 2023
Why GPT-4-32k Will Totally Transform What We Can Do With AI
Apr 24, 2023
The Problems with AutoGPT and BabyAGI: How Useful Are They Really?
Apr 22, 2023
I Asked ChatGPT and Its New Open Source Competitor StableLM if AI Should Be Open Source. Here's What They Said.
Apr 21, 2023
The AI Data Wars: Elon Threatens to Sue Microsoft While Viral AI Drake Track Stuns Music Industry
Apr 20, 2023
AI that Can See the World? Meet MiniGPT-4 an Open Source Image-to-Text Model
Apr 19, 2023
Can Open Source AI Compete with Big Tech? A Look at TruthGPT, RedPajama and MiniGPT
Apr 18, 2023
The AI Arms Race: Where the World's Biggest Companies Stand
Apr 17, 2023
Is AutoGPT Dangerous?
Apr 15, 2023
5 Ways AutoGPT is Already Being Used
Apr 13, 2023
What is AutoGPT and Why is Everyone Talking About It?
Apr 12, 2023
Should the US Gov't Have to Review and License AI Tools?
Apr 12, 2023
Introducing The AI Breakdown
Apr 04, 2023