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Huge “foundation models” are turbo-charging AI progress

26 mins | Jun 15, 2022

They can have abilities their creators did not foresee. The field of AI has seen incredible improvements in the core technology and its broad applicability across sectors in recent years. With new models far outperforming older machine-learning models on tasks such as suggesting words in an email, The Economist discusses the path to this breakthrough and the new capabilities that AI creators had not expected.

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