Exploring Language Models, AI Tools, and Productivity

Language Models and Datasets

  • Discussion on why language models have a cut off in 2021, including GPT-4
  • Training involves curating a dataset which is time-consuming
  • Cleaning and wrangling data takes a lot of effort
  • Some open source datasets are available
  • GPT-4 paper might have the dataset details, but was disappointing
  • Model has access to data from 2022, but official position is that the data has a cutoff date in 2021

AI Tools and Applications

  • Discussion on the performance of AI tools for large scale searches
  • Pinecone is recommended for specific vector databases
  • ChatGPT-3 Whatsapp bot can summarise videos, transcribe voice notes, answer text questions, and generate images using /image
  • Replit.com will be sponsoring a hackathon


  • Positive feedback on an impressive YouTube video
  • Interest in using productivity tools
  • Discussion on the quirks of language models

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  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VqhDnaqhnd4 - The message expresses appreciation for something impressive and asks a question about language models cutting off in 2021.
  • https://www.springboard.com/blog/data-science/machine-learning-gpt-3-open-ai/ : This link leads to a blog post about open source datasets related to machine learning, and mentions that the Gpt-4 paper might have details about the datasets, but the paper was disappointing.