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The challenge of AI

It is to prepare for the huge opportunities AI provides and ensure that the risks are kept manageable


Illustration: Binay Sinha

Nitin Desai
The rapid emergence of usable artificial intelligence (AI) software has led to a widespread debate across the world on its potential impact on the economy and security. Normally the software we use, for instance, for writing, does not show any independent creativity. However, even here we do see some simple AI-type software that corrects spelling mistakes and suggests the next word when you are typing a message or a text. What we are seeing now is what goes well beyond this. This is based on language models designed to understand the question posed and, by drawing on access to material
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First Published: May 22 2023 | 10:17 PM IST

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