Chain of Thought

Essays, interviews, and experiments at the forefront of AI.

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Generative AIs Narrow the Taste Gap

Musings from the frontier of AI and the written word

1 Nov 4, 2022 by Dan Shipper

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AI and the Age of the Individual

When intelligence is cheap individuals win

Nov 11, 2022 by Dan Shipper

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Linus Lee Is Living With AI

How a researcher uses generative AI to help him think better and get more done

1 Dec 3, 2022 by Dan Shipper

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Artificial Unintelligence

Returning risky results is a dimension of performance for AI models

Dec 10, 2022 by Dan Shipper

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I Built an AI Chatbot Based on My Favorite Podcast

Here’s how I built it and what I learned about the future

14 Dec 16, 2022 by Dan Shipper

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Here’s What I Saw at an AI Hackathon

AI gossip, celebrity sightings, tech trends—and some great projects

1 Dec 20, 2022 by Dan Shipper

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The End of Organizing

How GPT-3 will turn your notes into an *actual* second brain

12 Jan 6, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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Access to our Science Chat Bot

Use it and download the source code

15 🔒 Jan 8, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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GPT-3 Is the Best Journal I’ve Ever Used

My slow and steady progression to living out the plot of the movie 'Her'

16 Jan 13, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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Code for GPT-3 Journal Summarizer

Access the code samples here.

🔒 Jan 19, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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Can GPT-3 Explain My Past and Tell My Future?

I loaded journal entries from the past 10 years into GPT-3—and started asking it questions

9 Jan 20, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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Permission to Be Excited About AI

Skepticism, curiosity, and the Current Thing

2 Jan 27, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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This VC Is Slowly Automating His Job

How Yohei Nakajima uses GPT-3 to eliminate repetitive tasks

2 Feb 3, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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How to Build a Chatbot with GPT-3

A step-by-step guide

2 🔒 Feb 10, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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Bonus: Chatbot Sample Code and Metrics Updates

For paying subscribers only

2 🔒 Feb 12, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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Writing Essays With AI: A Guide

We should take AI seriously as a creative tool—here's how

4 Feb 17, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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Workshop: Learn to Write With AI

ChatGPT, GPT-3, and Lex as powerful tools in the writing process

🔒 Feb 17, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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Self-Paced Workshop: Learn to Write with AI

AI can help you produce the best writing of your life—but only if you know how to use it well. In this 90 minute subscriber-only workshop I

🔒 Mar 3, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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Live Workshop: Fine Tuning AI on Your Favorite Writer’s Voice

Learn to get AI to write like your favorite writer, from start to finish

🔒 Mar 3, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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How to Make AI Write Like Your Favorite Author

A step-by-step guide from prompting to fine-tuning

Mar 3, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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Where Copilots Work

A simple checklist for builders

Mar 10, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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GPT-4: A Copilot for the Mind

Never forget what you read again

5 Mar 17, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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Awe, Anxiety, and AI

Navigating the conflicting emotions of this moment in tech

2 Mar 24, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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GPT-4 Is a Reasoning Engine

Reason is only as good as the information we give it

4 Mar 31, 2023 by Dan Shipper

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AI Doomsday For People Who Don’t Wear Fedoras

Should we bomb the GPU clusters? A primer.

5 Apr 7, 2023 by Dan Shipper