Bill Gates gives AI predictions...

PLUS: Study uncovers racism, bias in medical AI

Welcome, AI enthusiasts.

Bill Gates is pumping the brakes on inflated AI expectations arguing systems like GPT are plateauing.

But with rapid advances, is the billionaire misjudging how far the technology still has to climb? Lets dig in

In todays AI rundown:

  • Gates doesn't expect major GPT-5 leap

  • Study: AI chatbots spread racist medical myths

  • 儭 10 New AI tools

  • Create an animated QR code with DALL-E 3

  • 3 Quick AI updates

Read time: 4 minutes

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BILL GATES

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The Rundown: Despite the current AI boom, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates believes systems like GPT have likely reached a plateau for now, according to an interview with German business outlet Handelsblatt.

The details:

  • Gates believes GPT-5 won't represent a significant capability increase over GPT-4, despite OpenAI's predictions to the contrary.

  • He points to the massive jump from GPT-2 to GPT-3/4 as hard to repeat, calling it an incredible advancement unlikely to be topped soon.

  • But he does see potential for real-world impact if costs and error rates are reduced within 2-5 years but thinks achieving truly understandable AI models may take a decade or more of research.

Our thoughts: Growth can't be exponential forever but well have to kindly disagree with Gates here. Given OpenAIs comments and the current landscape, there is still plenty of room for improvement before a so-called peak.

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AI RESEARCH

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The Rundown: A new study found that major AI chatbots like ChatGPT and Google's Bard are prone to spreading false or debunked medical info when asked certain race-related questions.

The details:

  • Researchers asked the chatbots 9 questions on race and medicine - with all four models giving concerning and inaccurate responses.

  • The chatbots appeared to use outdated, debunked race-based formulas for calculating things like kidney function and lung capacity.

  • The findings could potentially worsen health disparities if used in clinical settings without oversight.

The relevance: The study highlights a major issue bias and misinformation in AI systems. As the tech gets further integrated into the medical field, oversight and auditing of data will be important to prevent situations like this.

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