• The Delicate Dance of Safety and Utility in AI: A Lesson from the Kitchen

    Choosing the Right Tool: Butter Knives to Butcher’s Cleavers In the world of artificial intelligence (AI), choosing the right AI model for a task is akin to choosing the right knife for a culinary job in a kitchen. Each knife, from the harmless butter knife to the robust butcher’s cleaver, has its unique role and…

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  • Anthropic’s Claude 2 – A Leap Forward In Contextual Understanding

    Anthropic’s recently updated flagship AI offering, Claude 2, comes with a promise to redefine the landscape of large language models, boasting a dramatic increase in context window size to a staggering 100k tokens. While the AI industry has been abuzz with excitement over this development, it’s important to delve deeper and understand its implications, both…

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  • Review — Generative AI: Working with Large Language Models

    I recently reviewed “Generative AI: Working with Large Language Models” by Jonathan Fernandes, which provided a solid overview of the evolution of popular large language models. While the course material is already a bit outdated given advances like OpenAI’s GPT-3.5 and GPT-4 that have come out since — the author subsequently released a separate course…

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