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  • Powerful New Chatbot Mysteriously Returns in the Middle of the Night

    Powerful New Chatbot Mysteriously Returns in the Middle of the Night

    The mysterious AI chatbot, “gpt2-chatbot,” returned to the major large language model benchmarking site, LMSYS Org, on Monday night roughly a week after it abruptly disappeared. But now, there are two: “im-a-good-gpt2-chatbot” and “im-also-a-good-gpt2-chatbot.” These models exhibited the same GPT-4 level capabilities, with some saying they’re even better than the original. These models are even…


  • Flightless Bird: E-Scooter Company Bird Declares Bankruptcy

    Flightless Bird: E-Scooter Company Bird Declares Bankruptcy

    Electric scooter company Bird is flying south for the winter, and it might be a very different kind of fowl by the time it returns. The Miami, Florida-based micro-mobility company known for allowing rambunctious, helmetless e-scooterists to fly down city streets declared bankruptcy Wednesday, saying it was entering into a process of “financial restructuring” while…


  • New Award-Winning Nature Photos Showcase Beauty and Chaos

    New Award-Winning Nature Photos Showcase Beauty and Chaos

    The natural world is filled with dramas that play out on the macro- and microscopic scales, in our cities and in remote wilderness alike. In the British Ecological Society’s annual photo competition, ‘Capturing Ecology,’ those activities take centre stage as flora and fauna of all sorts find a way to persist in every corner of…