By Sam Brimson, September 2023.
“Some are singing the praises of deep learning (the layered neural network approach which most modern AI is based on), claiming we only need to scale these models up for us to reach the heights of super intelligent AI. Others argue there is still something fundamentally missing.
Then there’s those like Google engineer Blake Lemoine, who have become so enamoured with what’s happening to consider if AI is already sentient.
The new programs are good enough that they’re certain to impact how people create and interact with computers, but do DALLE-2, PaLM, Gato, or any other current manifestations of AI, know what they’re doing?”