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GPT-3, The Difference Between Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Humans and The Looming Takeover of Creative Processes

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“We took away your art because we thought it would reveal your souls. Or to put it more finely, we did it to prove you had souls at all.”― Kazuo Ishiguro, Never Let Me Go

On May 29, 2020, researchers at the Elon Musk, Sam Altman founded OpenAI released a research paper on GPT-3. GPT-3 is at once an innocuous acronym and a harbinger of a very different future — one where AI ends up what many predict to be the death of the final vestige of human excellence — ’creativity’. Of course, many argue this is an overtly simplistic extrapolation of what AI can ultimately do. Many others are not so sanguine and predict the demise of our utility as humans. For now, I would argue, we are not in dire straits. In fact, we are at the beginning of understanding and unlocking the true power of human existence — our consciousness. To me, AI will free us to study human consciousness and to get closer to our true purpose in life. …


Why The Biggest Life Hack Isn’t A Hack At All

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Spend each day trying to be a little wiser than you were when you woke up. Day by day, and at the end of the day-if you live long enough-like most people, you will get out of life what you deserve —

Charles T. Munger, Poor Charlie’s Almanack: The Wit and Wisdom of Charles T. Munger

Most of us have used life hacks on one or more occasions in our lives. However, a more profound question is: why do we want to use hacks at all? Think of Artificial Intelligence (AI) as the ultimate hack. We want machines to do all of the boring, mundane and repetitive tasks in the world so that we can live MORE. This article outlines why what we truly desire is a long, healthy life and a few secrets that can help us achieve that objective. …


The Role Of ESG Investing In Catalyzing A Paradigm Shift In Business

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We cannot choose between growth and sustainability — we must have both — Paul Polman, CEO, Unilever

I began working as an internal auditor at Unilever’s subsidiary Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) in India for over 3 years beginning in the summer of 2001 . My role took me to factories manufacturing home and personal care products ranging from soaps, detergents to shampoos all across India. …

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Abhishek Kothari

Writer @ The Intersection of Finance, Tech & Humanity. Stories of a Global Language: “Money”. Contributor @ Startup Grind, HackerNoon, HBR. Twitter@akothari_mba

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