Janelle Shane

AI Natural Language Processing

Will Robot Writers Change the Internet?

Computers just got a lot better at mimicking human language. Researchers created computer programs that can write long passages of coherent, original text. Language models like GPT-2, Grover, and CTRL create text passages that seem written by someone fluent in the language, but not in the truth. That AI field, Natural Language Processing (NLP), didn’t […]

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Why the Danger of AI is Weirder Than You Think

The danger of artificial intelligence isn’t that it’s going to rebel against us, but that it’s going to do exactly what we ask it to do, says AI researcher Janelle Shane. From the video description: Sharing the weird, sometimes alarming antics of AI algorithms as they try to solve human problems — like creating new […]

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