This week we feature articles by Ina Fried & Scott Rosenberg, and Peter Lawrence.
Additional reading comes from Vitalik Buterin, Daniel Smilkov & Nikhil Thorat, and Jan Kammerath.
News comes from Google, Open AI, ElevenLabs, Bloomreach, and DeltaXML.
All previous issues are available at https://gilbane.com/gilbane-advisor-index
Opinion / Analysis
AI could choke on its own exhaust as it fills the web
In the last issue before our summer break we recommended a paper on LLM model collapse, caused by LLMs training on data sets that include previously generated data. This week Ina Fried, Scott Rosenberg provide a short and useful summary of this and other “AI disorders” and some of the repercussions as more generated data populates the web. (3 min).
Having a tough chat with an LLM about knowledge graph paths
There is a lot of enthusiasm around pairing knowledge graphs and LLMs, but there is also a lot to learn. Peter Lawrence is on the case, and in this article explores how “an LLM can be tuned or prompted with a knowledge graph, to answer tough questions about shortest paths through the graph.” (15 min)
- Fascinating and way detailed… What do I think about Community Notes? via Vitalik Buterin
- Introducing Lilac open source product to analyze, structure, and clean unstructured data with AI. via Lilacml Blog
- A practioners journey… Relational database systems are becoming a problem — but what to do about it? via Jan Kammerath
Content technology news
Duet AI for Google Workspace now available
With Duet AI, we added AI as a real-time collaborator that can act as a coach, source of inspiration, and productivity booster.
Introducing ChatGPT Enterprise
Offers enterprise-grade security & privacy, higher-speed GPT-4 access, longer context windows, advanced data analysis, and customization options.
XElevenLabs releases Eleven Multilingual v2
New foundational deep learning model supporting multilingual capabilities across 28 languages to broaden and improve accessibility of content.
Bloomreach announces Clarity
Businesses connect conversations to product catalogs, and integrate individual conversations across channels, including website, chat, and SMS.
DeltaXML improves CALS table handling to merge products
Flexible n-way comparison and merge of CALS tables to produce rigorous and accurate comparisons. Supports table versions different structures.
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