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The GPT-3 language model has inspired both awe and fear since OpenAI unveiled the system in June. But one person who isn’t overly impressed is Facebook‘s Yann LeCun. In a Facebook post published Tuesday, the social network’s chief AI scientist said the text generator is “not very good” as a question-answering or dialog system, and that other approaches produce better results. “It’s entertaining, and perhaps mildly useful as a creative help,” LeCun wrote. “But trying to build intelligent machines by scaling up language models is like building high-altitude airplanes to go to the moon. You might beat altitude records, but… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Facebook
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The Apple Clips video app is finally getting its most-requested feature: different aspect ratios. With the 3.0 update rolling out today, Clips can record in 16:9, 4:3, and square — and do all three of those in either vertical or landscape orientations on both iPhones and iPads. It’s a long-overdue feature for Apple’s clever little unsung video creation app, which until today only shot and exported in square. That might have made sense when it was first released three years ago, but it meant Clips couldn’t really participate in the rise of vertical video story formats in apps like Snapchat, TikTok, and Instagram. The new version of Clips also has a refined interface. Where before you would have to open up an effects pane and swipe... Continue reading…
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A couple of days ago, IceUniverse revealed some tidbits about the displays coming with the Samsung Galaxy S21 series. According to the report, the Galaxy ... The post Galaxy S21+ flat display revealed by concept renders appeared first on Gizchina.com.
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The 25-year-old's website targeted the journalist's work "for non-white males, like Cory Booker, who aims to ruin white males running for office."
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Quibi’s demise may not spur a recession of the premium short-form video market, but rather a correction. The post Quibi’s shutdown underscores economic challenge for big-budget, bite-sized shows appeared first on Digiday.
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Don't know what to watch on Amazon tonight? Let's round up some of its best gems.
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Before the pandemic upended everything, software developer salaries were continuing their inexorable rise. General software engineering roles, as defined by the tech hiring platform Hired, saw average salaries across the US rise to $146,000 in 2019 from $139,000 in 2018.Now, in a jobs market where tens of millions of Americans have filed unemployment claims during the pandemic, salaries may start to level off. With a downturn looming, many CIOs will be looking to retain their talent at the same salary going into 2021, as finance teams pump the brakes on budgets.To read this article in full, please click here
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(Critical Path Institute (C-Path)) C-Path and NORD® hosted the Rare Disease Cures Accelerator-Data and Analytics Platform (RDCA-DAP) 2020 Virtual Workshop on Monday, October 19. The platform, funded by a cooperative agreement through the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), serves as a centralized and standardized infrastructure to support data sharing and data analysis to aid in the understanding of rare diseases.
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(DOE/Brookhaven National Laboratory) A virtual symposium to highlight the impact the US Department of Energy's (DOE) National Virtual Biotechnology Laboratory (NVBL) has had utilizing the unique capabilities of the DOE to tackle the science and technology challenges associated with COVID-19, and to discuss areas in which the NVBL can have impact in the future.
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Officials in Virginia are warning residents about a breed of hairy-looking caterpillars recently spotted in the state that is actually among the most venomous in the nation.
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Looking for entertainment other than Marvel and Star Wars? Let's round up the best gems on Disney Plus.
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Apple is extending the free year of Apple TV Plus for some early subscribers by as much as three extra months.
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Last month, Oppo‘s sub-brand Realme introduced its new flagship X7 5G series in its homeland i.e. China. The lineup consists of two devices namely Realme ... The post Realme X7 Pro surfaces in NCC listing, global launch seems imminent! appeared first on Gizchina.com.
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We don't have word yet on what this means for Kona EVs in the US.
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