http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2023/feb/02/chatgpt-100-million-users-open-ai-fastest-growing-app ChatGPT can generate articles, essays, jokes, poetry and job applications in response to text prompts. OpenAI, a private company backed by Microsoft, made it available to the public for free in late November. OpenAI also developed the AI-powered image generator Dall-E and is at the forefront of generative AI, or technology trained on vast … More TheVoiceOfJoyce A new app comes to the internet, brought to us by Microsoft. So far the App is free an generates information based on text messages. It can even generate job applications based on text prompts. Microsoft will offer the service for $20/ month. As with every internet AI system, our response train the AI. There is also an image service, Dall-E , generative AI based on text that will create image content. They’ve got 100 million users in two months. (chatgpt)
http://www.theguardian.com/science/2022/dec/31/space-exploration-key-events-2022-nasa Orion splashed down in the Pacific Ocean on 11 December, 50 years to the day since two Apollo 17 astronauts became the last of only 12 moonwalkers in history. Mission managers are still assessing data from the Artemis mission but the program looks on track for a crewed lunar flyby in 2024 and a … More TheVoiceOfJoyce Space the next frontier is coming back into focus. NASA has launched a mission to view the far side of the moon. It’s successful mission puts us back on the moon in several years. The Webb telescope is amazing, capturing the birth of our Galaxy. The photo of Jupiter is sharp and clear, NASA has become an steroid killer, just in case. Water on Mars, makes a landing and habitat feasible. America will once again reach for the stars, I’m optimistic, great scientific breakthroughs occur when we explore space and those discoveries are not limited to Space. Jet Propulsion Labs was instrumental in sequencing DNA, when not pursuing flight.
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/dec/21/russia-ukraine-war-at-a-glance-what-we-know-on-day-301-of-the-invasion A blast ripped through the Urengoi-Pomary-Uzhhorod gas exporting pipeline that leads from Russia through Ukraine. Reuters reported that three people died in the incident. Ukraine was warned to prepare for new Russian attacks on its energy infrastructure. Prime minister Denys Shmyhal said Moscow wanted Ukraine to spend Christmas and new year in darkness. Russia’s … More TheVoiceOfJoyce Day 301, dawns with Zelensky counteroffensive underway, forcing Putin to admit, the territories he annexed are not Russian, yet. Meanwhile, Russian troops are being given the opportunity to surrender to drones or be wiped out. A gas pipeline was destroyed connecting to Ukraine. Battles continue to rage and Zelensky, is due to land in America to visit President Biden and speak before Congress. This is the first time Zelensky has left his homeland since War started. On the home front, they’re preparing for more missiles on Kyiv. Best wishes to Zelensky and the Ukrainian people, let’s hope they get a deal to allow a withdrawal and peace.
http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2022/dec/20/big-oil-is-behind-conspiracy-to-deceive-public-first-climate-racketeering-lawsuit-says In an ambitious move, an attempt will be made to hold the fossil fuel industry accountable for “decades of deception” in a lawsuit being brought by communities in Puerto Rico that were devastated by Hurricane Maria in 2017. “Puerto Rico is one of the most affected places by climate change in the world. It … More TheVoiceOfJoyce In a test case case, Puerto Rico is suing Exxon, Shell, Rio Tinto & BP , Individually and through their trade association formed The Global Climate Coalition (GCC), a not for profit Corporation designed to influence, advertise and promote their interests, knowing they were giving false information about fossil fuels. The Lawsuit argues that Fossil Fuel organization knowingly conspired against consumers to keep Fossil Fuel sales high and profitable. They also allege, the GCC was a propaganda machine designed to oppose the Kyoto protocol. The Fossil Fuel industry intentions are documented and date back to 1989. This is the latest in a wave of Class Action Lawsuits brought by municipalities, towns and cities , against Corporations accused of causing harm to residents. Puerto Ricans are fighting back to force a settlement to help them survive the effects of greenhouse emissions on their Island. The Island never recovered from the effects of Hurricane Maria . Puerto Rico continues to suffer from climate warming and the island’s devastation.
http://www.theguardian.com/science/2022/dec/18/the-10-biggest-science-stories-of-2022-chosen-by-scientists This year saw a small but important advance in the treatment of sickle cell disease, a group of inherited disorders that cause red blood cells to become sickle shaped and can lead to anaemia. A drug developed to treat an enzyme deficiency (pyruvate kinase) was found to improve anaemia and reduced acute episodes of … More TheVoiceOfJoyce Science never sleeps and scientists always curious come up with fascinating solutions for man’s survival. We’ve circled the Moon, hit an asteroid to prevent potential damage to Earth, have early warning weather stations, can identify drug resistant microbes with AI, developed the mRNA vaccines to lessen the impact of Covid-19 and will eradicate Sickle Cell anemia . There’s a new method in trials that scientists think will cure sickle cell anemia. Sickle cell anemia formed to protect people from Malaria. We’re wiping out Malaria, too! Happy Holidays.
Ex-Israeli intel officials to SCOTUS: Social media platforms aid, abet terrorism https://www.jpost.com/arab-israeli-conflict/article-724586?utm_source=jpost.app.apple&utm_medium=share The sophisticated algorithms that generate enormous revenue for social media platforms are being abused to radicalize and incite new members to commit terror attacks,” Tolchin said. “Big Tech companies like Facebook, Google and Twitter must be incentivized to use their technology to interrupt the … More TheVoiceOfJoyce an amicus brief has been filed by two ex Israeli intel officials claiming social media platforms aid and abet terrorism. The algorithms used by AI help to radicalize users. The way to prevent Social Media Platforms from using AI in a harmful manner requires changing Section 230 of the Communication Decency Act and by implementing the EU’s legislation (GDPR) to fine corporations promoting violence, hatred and abusive behavior.
The House will reinstate the child tax credit, if they can also extend the tax breaks for Corporations. Once again, the poor and middle class get to pay for all the programs coming out of the Federal Government. It’s, too bad, they couldn’t pass the For the Families Act and get universal PreK schooling. With … More TheVoiceOfJoyce Why does the House GOP and one Democrat believe eliminating child poverty is wrong?
Ukraine’s counteroffensive is working. The better trained Russian troops are limited by their antiquated kit. They may not be able to survive the winter. Talks are underway for Russia to relinquish control of the Zaporizhizhia Nuclear Power Plant. That would be good for nuclear security and for the region. Meanwhile, Ukrainian defensive weapons deterred 70% … More TheVoiceOfJoyce Just like Putin’s myths, there’s no point in claiming responsibility for striking missile or oil depots within Russia.
The Chinook Salmon are disappearing and whole tribes in the Yukon , who depended on Salmon for their food and heritage are in despair. They’re forced to purchase frozen salmon from Alaska and eat chum. Their culture is at risk. To avoid extinction, their now breeding salmon. Let’s hope they’re successful, they’re culture and our … More TheVoiceOfJoyce Over fishing, warmer climate, glacial melting, have caused Yukon salmon to disappear and it will have devastating consequences for their eco systems.
Musk is staying he’ll aggressively eliminate hate speech and harmful violent content, with no concern to bottom line profits. We’ll see! Meanwhile, my Twitter space is a haven for Science and the truth on many subjects. @Grandmajsilver http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2022/dec/03/twitter-moderators-turn-to-automation-amid-a-reported-surge-in-hate-speech On child safety Irwin said Twitter had shifted toward automatically taking down tweets reported by trusted figures … More TheVoiceOfJoyce After talks with Macron, Musk is relying on AI and content moderation to take down all sites with content harmful to children.