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4 days ago
'I'm the new Oppenheimer ': Palantir's first-ever AI warfare conference

Palantir's inaugural 'AI Expo for National Competitiveness' highlighted the intersection between AI tech and military applications. The event, sponsored by Palantir, featured discussions on AI's role in modern warfare, ethics, and the future of conflict. Speakers like CEO Alex Karp had provocative takes on the use of technology in war zones such as Gaza.

4 days ago
Narafy

Narafy is an innovative platform that provides custom digital art services, connecting artists with clients for unique and creative design solutions.

4 days ago
WeFIRE

WeFIRE is an AI-driven platform designed to help users achieve financial freedom by providing personalized insights and analysis. Features include Ask Copilot for finance questions, comprehensive cashflow overviews, timely account alerts, and tailored FIRE plans alongside educational resources.

4 days ago
Telow

Telow is an AI-driven tool that helps small business owners connect to and understand their data, offering features such as integrated data sources, natural language communication with Telow AI, and customer satisfaction. The company provides a 14-day trial and is currently hiring.

4 days ago
Show HN: Chessdream – Generate realistic chess positions with AI

ChessDream.ai is an advanced artificial intelligence platform designed to help chess enthusiasts improve their game through strategic analysis and personalized training modules. The platform uses state-of-the-art AI algorithms to simulate game scenarios and provide users with in-depth insights.

4 days ago
Many Searchers Want to Turn Off Google AI Overviews

Google's recent implementation of AI Overviews in search results is facing criticism from users. Despite user dissatisfaction and calls for an opt-out, the feature is expected to roll out globally, with no current option to disable it in the US. Users' main concerns include the inaccuracy of AI-generated summaries and their impact on the search experience.

4 days ago
Hoop.dev for Databases

Hoop.dev offers a user-friendly, web-based database client that simplifies team collaboration and secures data with AI-powered privacy protection, enabling instant setup, seamless Slack integration, and real-time updates with no-code app transformation.

4 days ago
TestSprite Beta

A comprehensive fictional product available on testsprite.com, offering innovative solutions for tech needs.

5 days ago
LearnLM models tuned for human learning

Google introduces LearnLM, a new family of AI models based on Gemini, designed to enhance learning by being fine-tuned, personal, engaging, and grounded in educational research. LearnLM aims to make teaching experiences more active and help learners understand complex topics by managing cognitive loads, adapting to learners, and promoting curiosity. The AI integrates learning sciences principles in products like Search, YouTube, and Gemini, and is being tested with educational institutions.

5 days ago
Interactive Visualizations of Rate-Limiting Algorithms

The article on Smudge.ai, dated May 15, 2024, provides an overview of rate limiting algorithms and their importance in controlling the traffic to services by blocking excessive requests. It outlines fixed windows, sliding windows, and token buckets as the three most common algorithms, discusses their pros and cons, and gives real-world examples.

5 days ago
Slack AI Training with Customer Data

Slack articulates clear privacy principles guiding their use of AI and machine learning while respecting user data. The company asserts the sanctity of customer data, outlines methods to prevent data leaks across workspaces, and provides customers the choice to opt out from global model training. Techniques for channel recommendations, search, autocomplete, and emoji suggestions are described, protecting privacy while personalizing the user experience.

5 days ago
The Tragic Downfall of the Internet's Art Gallery

DeviantArt, once a thriving platform for artists, faces a decline due to bot exploitation and heavy reliance on AI, leading to community outrage and lawsuits over infringement of artists' rights and revenue theft from training AI models without permission.

5 days ago
Google Gemini: Context Caching

Gemini API's Context Cache feature is designed to reduce costs for requests involving frequently used content tokens. This facility aids in organizing content and saving user preferences. It's particularly beneficial for scenarios that reference necessary context repeatedly in small requests, such as chatbots, video file analysis, document queries, and codebase analyses.

5 days ago
I Don't Want to Spend My One Precious Life Dealing with Google's AI Search

Riley MacLeod expresses dissatisfaction with the intrusion of Google's AI search on their browser, making it harder to quickly access results. Despite the AI results being accurate, the added wait time and irrelevance of the offered information lead to frustration.

5 days ago
ChatGPT-4o vs. Math

An evaluation of OpenAI's ChatGPT-4o's capabilities in solving mathematical problems through a series of experiments. One modality tests revealed that text-only prompts combined with Chain-of-Thought techniques yielded the most consistent results, outperforming multi modality approaches that integrated text and images.

5 days ago
Promoted.ai (YC W21) Is Hiring a Apache Flink Expert Staff Engineer

Promoted.ai is hiring a Staff Engineer with expertise in Apache Flink, offering $200K - $240K with equity. The role involves stream data processing at scale, requires 6+ years experience, and is open to remote candidates. Promoted.ai, founded in 2020 with a team size of 10, specializes in marketplace optimization.

5 days ago
Insidr AI

Insidr AI is a platform providing real-time analysis and actionable insights about products using Supervised AI technology. It helps users track competition and understand user sentiments, enabling businesses to make informed decisions.

5 days ago
Edge Delta

Edge Delta offers an automated observability platform with AI/ML anomaly detection, assisted troubleshooting, and petabyte-scale log search. It helps engineering teams with efficient root-cause analysis and reduces observability stack costs.

5 days ago
Elicit: The AI Research Assistant

Elicit automates research tasks including summarizing academic papers, extracting data, and synthesizing findings, saving researchers time and costs. It provides features for querying a database of 125M papers, extracting organized information, and synthesizing themes across multiple studies.

5 days ago
AI Link Manager by Scalenut

Scalenut is an all-in-one platform for planning, researching, creating, and optimizing content with AI assistance. It's designed to drive performance, maximize SEO success, and scale organic traffic efficiently with various tools and integrations.

5 days ago
reap (beta)

Reap is an AI-driven video editing platform designed to help content creators transform long videos into engaging shorts optimized for platforms like TikTok, Instagram Reels, and YouTube Shorts. By employing advanced AI technology, it automatically extracts the most captivating segments, adds subtitles, detects speakers, and even generates thumbnails, streamlining the video creation process.

5 days ago
Oliv - AI Copilot for Account Execs

Oliv.ai is an AI-powered sales assistant designed to turn every interaction into a winning conversation. It provides AI coaching for deal preparation, live meeting assistance and comprehensive deal wrap-ups for sales managers, ensuring CRM integrity and boosting sales productivity.

5 days ago
UserCall

UserCall is an AI-driven platform designed to conduct voice user interviews at scale, enabling detailed customer insights with minimum bias, and without the need for expert research skills. It offers customizable AI interviewers that ask relevant follow-up questions during calls to gather deep customer needs and maximize qualitative insights efficiently.

5 days ago
FISKL

Fiskl is a modern AI-automated global accounting platform designed for small businesses, offering features like invoicing, bank sync, and multi-currency support. It aims to simplify financial management and support business growth.

5 days ago
Glato AI (Beta)

Glato AI offers an innovative platform for creating short video ads using AI creators. Generate 100 videos from a product link quickly and effortlessly, minimizing wait times and boosting ROI through viral short video content.

6 days ago
PaliGemma: Open-Source Multimodal Model by Google

Google has released PaliGemma, an open-source multimodal vision language model (VLM) capable of understanding and generating content for images and texts. It outperforms other VLMs with its object detection and segmentation capabilities. PaliGemma is designed for fine-tuning on custom datasets, allowing users to optimize its performance for specific tasks.

6 days ago
Show HN: Tarsier – vision for text-only LLM web agents that beats GPT-4o

Tarsier, created by Reworkd and hosted on GitHub, offers vision utilities for web interaction agents. The goal is to assist LLMs in automating web interactions by providing a system that visually tags interactable elements on web pages, enabling actions such as 'CLICK'. It leverages OCR to create a whitespace-structured string representation of webpage content, which can be understood by LLMs. The utility is compatible with LLMs like GPT-4 and is accessible through pip installation.

6 days ago
Viking 7B: open LLM for the Nordic languages trained on AMD GPUs

Silo AI in cooperation with TurkuNLP and HPLT has released Viking 7B, the first open large language model (LLM) tailored for Nordic languages. Viking 7B is designed to understand and generate Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Icelandic, and Swedish languages, as well as English and programming languages. Trained on the LUMI supercomputer, this open-source model emphasizes local values and aims to improve multilingual AI applications.

6 days ago
Productboard AI 2.0

Productboard's AI for PM improves decision-making & boosts productivity by integrating AI into product management, enabling faster shipping of products with AI-aided tasks, such as feedback categorization, trend monitoring, and feature specification.

6 days ago
We gotta stop ignoring AI's hallucination problem

The article highlights the concern around AI's propensity for 'hallucination' or outputting incorrect information, with recent events revealing the errors made by AI systems like Google's Gemini, Microsoft's Copilot, and OpenAI's ChatGPT. The issue is inherent to AI language models, and despite efforts at mitigation, poses significant risks to dependability.

6 days ago
Hot take on OpenAI's new GPT-4o – by Gary Marcus

Gary Marcus offers a critical perspective on OpenAI's latest release, GPT-4o. Acknowledging the improvement in speech synthesis, he notes its similarities with its predecessors and points out the lack of significant advancement beyond GPT-4. The presence of quirky errors and hallucinations in GPT-4o's output suggests that the AI has not notably evolved. Marcus implies that this stagnation in significant capability advances might signal a broader trend of diminishing returns in AI development.

6 days ago
TapScanner - The Everything Scanner

TapScanner is an AI-powered app that transforms your device into a versatile scanner for objects, documents, and more. It offers features like nutritional information scanning, plant identification, math problem solving, object counting, and AI home decor tips.

6 days ago
Receipt-AI

Receipt-AI is a cutting-edge tool that helps busy traveling teams manage receipts effortlessly via AI and SMS, enabling uploads to Xero or QuickBooks in seconds without Wi-Fi, saving 97% of their time.

6 days ago
Jovu (by Amplication)

Jovu is an AI-powered tool by Amplication designed to generate production-ready code, helping developers accelerate their transition from concept to deployment with adherence to best practices and standards.

6 days ago
Warmy.io

Warmy.io's AI product offers state-of-the-art machine learning solutions to enhance business operations by leveraging advanced algorithms and data analysis. Aimed at driving efficiency and innovation.

6 days ago
Glitter AI

Glitter AI is a tool currently in beta that enables quick creation of step-by-step guides. It is designed to help with training, support, or any instructional purpose, allowing guides to be generated simply by clicking and speaking.

6 days ago
Gemini 1.5 Flash

Google's Gemini update introduces the 1.5 Flash model, designed for speed and efficiency, with a revolutionary long context window. This AI assistant innovation is part of the Gemini model family and enhances AI capabilities in summarization, chat, and multimodal reasoning. The update hints at the future of AI with projects like Project Astra.

7 days ago
Mutlimodal neural networks converge to a shared statistical model of reality

The study 'The Platonic Representation Hypothesis' explores the trend of converging representations in AI, particularly in deep networks. It highlights evidence of convergence across models and data modalities, proposing that AI is moving towards a universal model of reality reminiscent of Plato's ideal forms. The paper discusses potential pressures driving this convergence and its broader implications.

7 days ago
GPT-4o's Memory Breakthrough – Needle in a Needlestack

A breakthrough in memory for language models has been achieved by GPT-4o as demonstrated by the Needle in a Needlestack benchmark, which challenges models on paying attention to context in a prompt filled with limericks. GPT-4o surpassed other models like GPT-4 Turbo and Claude-3 Sonnet, showing near-perfect performance.

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