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Defined as the development of computer systems that use reasoning, logic, and other human traits to perform tasks independently, AI offers ways for organizations to streamline processes and workflows through automation. AI has the potential to bring signi

What is Artificial Intelligence and How to Learn More About Its Capabilities?

From the Encyclopedia Britannica:

What is artificial intelligence?

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Artificial intelligence (AI) is the ability of a digital computer or computer-controlled robot to perform tasks commonly associated with intelligent beings. The term is frequently applied to the project of developing systems endowed with the intellectual processes characteristic of humans, such as the ability to reason, discover meaning, generalize, or learn from past experience. Since the development of the digital computer in the 1940s, it has been demonstrated that computers can be programmed to carry out very complex tasks—as, for example, discovering proofs for mathematical theorems or playing chess—with great proficiency. Still, despite continuing advances in computer processing speed and memory capacity, there are as yet no programs that can match human flexibility over wider domains or in tasks requiring much everyday knowledge. On the other hand, some programs have attained the performance levels of human experts and professionals in performing certain specific tasks, so that artificial intelligence in this limited sense is found in applications as diverse as medical diagnosis, computer search engines, and voice or handwriting recognition.

AI for dummies / Introduction in the world of Artificial Intelligence

AI is the ability of a machine to perform cognitive functions as humans do, such as perceiving, learning, reasoning and solving problems. In other words, AI is the science of training machines to imitate or reproduce human task. AI provides a cutting-edge technology to deal with complex data which is near to impossible to handle by a human being. AI automates redundant jobs, allowing a worker to focus on the high level, strategic, value-adding tasks. When AI is implemented at scale, it leads to cost reduction and revenue increase.

This article describes: AI examples, AI benefits and drawbacks of AI.

Inside the secret list of websites that make AI like ChatGPT sound smart

By  and    April 19 at 6:00 a.m.

Chatbots cannot think like humans: They do not actually understand what they say. They can mimic human speech because the artificial intelligence that powers them has ingested a gargantuan amount of text, mostly scraped from the internet. This text is the AI’s main source of information about the world as it is being built, and influences how it responds to users. Tech companies have grown secretive about what they feed the AI. So The Washington Post set out to analyze one of these data sets to fully reveal the types of proprietary, personal, and often offensive websites that go into an AI’s training data.

What is ChatGPT?

In the following article, you will come across some mind-blowing facts and figures related to ChatGPT. Also included are details like what is ChatGPT, the estimated revenue generated, active users of the platform, and other essential details about ChatGPT Plus, the subscription ChatGPT.


Here are answers to some commonly asked questions about ChatGPT.

NOTE this FAQ for Question #4:

Can I trust that the AI is telling me the truth?

ChatGPT is not connected to the internet, and it can occasionally produce incorrect answers. It has limited knowledge of world and events after 2021 and may also occasionally produce harmful instructions or biased content. We'd recommend checking whether responses from the model are accurate or not. If you find an answer is incorrect, please provide that feedback by using the "Thumbs Down" button.

Also, read the privacy and terms of use policies closely on FAQ #10: and

AI and Higher Education

ChatGPT and Artificial Intelligence in Higher Ed

From the Center for Teaching and Learning at Worcester State (MA) University, comes a compilation of resource links that addresses the question of ChatGPT, AI and higher education.

Chat\GPT is Everywhere from the Chronicle of Higher Education


Chat GPT is Everywhere   By Beth McMurtrie   Chronicle of Higher Education MARCH 6, 2023

Abstract: Love it or hate it, academics can't ignore the already pervasive technology.

Here is an overview of where it stands at age 3 months old. 

Daily-AI workshop, Designed by MIT Educators to Explain AI

  The Daily-AI workshop                                                 

The Daily-AI workshop, designed by MIT educators and experienced facilitators, features hands-on and computer-based activities on AI concepts, ethical issues in AI, creative expression using AI, and how AI relates to your future. You will experience training and using machine learning to make predictions, investigate bias in machine learning applications, use generative adversarial networks to create novel works of art, and learn to recognize the AI you interact with daily and in the world around you.

While it may seem that it is geared to middle school educators, its content is relevant to all instructors regardless of teaching audience.

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What is GPT-4 and why is it better than ChatGPT?

What is GPT-4 and why is it better than ChatGPT?

Just when we thought artificial intelligence had hit its peak over the last few months, OpenAI, the creator of ChatGPT, announced in March 2023 a new generation of the chatbot that knocks it out of the park. Read the entire article by clicking on the title above.

When Is ChatGPT 5 Coming?

ChatGPT 5 Release Date: Everything You Need to Know

If you are excited about the upcoming release of ChatGPT 5 then read this article to learn more about what you can expect from ChatGPT 5 and when you can expect it to be released.