christmas adventures in openAI [narrative]

On the sixth night of Chanukah, which is also Christmas Eve, I am awake and burning in my childhood bed. It isn't a flame, but a computer running on my bare stomach that sears a red spot into my skin. But I can’t find it in myself to move. Not quite a week has passed since coming home, and I’m more at peace than I’ve been in a long time. Dark comes quickly now and so do other things: the sound of locking cars and wind. It’s a pleasant kind of paralysis.   This past semester was a long one. One…

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Will ChatGPT Replace Travel Agents?

ChatGPT is the most popular new technology of 2023 so far. There have been stories where the artificial intelligence platform passed an MBA exam, can write research papers for high schoolers and many other tasks that human professionals can accomplish. So, can ChatGPT help you plan a trip and serve as a free travel agent? SUQIAN, CHINA - JANUARY 30, 2023 - Illustration: ChatGPT, Suqian, Jiangsu, China, 30 January 2023. ... ChatGPT has been banned in New York schools. Google, Meta and others are under pressure to speed up AI development and deployment. (Photo credit should read CFOTO/Future Publishing via…

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