AI News - December 1st, 2023
Today's AI News and Links - December 2023
Next Generation of Large Language Models
Summary: 2023 is expected to be the year of significant advancements in large language models, potentially expanding beyond traditional language capabilities.
AI's Trajectory in Surpassing Human Intelligence
Summary: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) discusses the potential of AI to surpass human intelligence and its implications for various professions.
Microsoft Ignite 2023: AI Transformation
Summary: Microsoft Ignite 2023 focuses on the transformational impact of AI across industries and showcases new technologies to enhance work processes.
Open Source and Decentralized AI Efforts
Summary: 2023 may see a shift toward open source and decentralized AI efforts, moving away from dominance by a few AI companies.
SES AI: Li-Metal Battery Development
Summary: SES AI announces the development and production of high-performance Li-Metal rechargeable batteries.
EU AI Act and Foundation Models
Summary: France, Germany, and Italy's opposition might impact the adoption of the EU's landmark AI Act, aimed at regulating foundation models.
Future of Generative AI and AI Tools
Summary: MIT symposium discusses the promise and challenges of powerful AI tools like ChatGPT and new methods for training robots.
Leadership Changes at OpenAI
Summary: TechCrunch reports on the end of the leadership turmoil at OpenAI following the firing of co-founder Sam Altman.
AI R&D Funding in the U.S.
Summary: The AI Index Report shows increased funding for AI research and development by U.S. government agencies in 2022. Read more at ScienceDaily.
AI21 Labs' Generative AI Products
Summary: AI21 Labs raises significant funding for developing generative AI products, competing with OpenAI's GPT-4 and ChatGPT.
State of AI in 2023
Summary: The AI Index Report provides insights into the current state of AI, including U.S. government funding and technological trends. Read more at IEEE Spectrum.
AI Trends for 2023
Summary: Built In discusses AI trends for 2023, including democratization, generative AI advancements, and the emphasis on explainable AI.