Jason Torchinsky on Our Self-Driving Future

Sean Carroll’s Mindscape | 10 August 2020 | 1h 18m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with Jason Torchinsky about his book Robot, Take the Wheel: The Road to Autonomous Cars and the Lost Art of Driving. Backgrounds the progress and challenges still to be solved developing autonomous vehicles. Discusses the potential unanticipated consequences when autonomous vehicles become commonplace and examines how our relationship with cars is likely to change in the near future.

What is GPT-3?

Tinkered Thinking | 21 July 2020 | 0h 20m | Listen Later | iTunes
GPT-3 probably marks an inflection point in the progress of artificial intelligence. It uses AI to generate new text, mimicking the style, tone and character of whatever you feed it. This episode describes what GPT-3 is, how it was developed, how it works, and what some of the implications of this technology may be.

Healing Healthcare

Beyond The Hype: Artificial Intelligence | 28 March 2018 | 0h 47m | Listen Later  | iTunes
How can AI put accessible, affordable healthcare into the hands of every person on Earth? Interview with Dr Ali Parsa, Founder and CEO of Babylon Health, which is developing cutting-edge AI for medical diagnosis. Describes the opportunities, challenges and implications of reinventing a $10 trillion industry using AI. Great perspectives on entrepreneurship, immigration and regulation.