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OpenAI and Political Bias in Silicon Valley

AI-powered image generators were back in the news earlier this year, this time for their propensity to create historically inaccurate…

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Generative AI Experiments: Summarizing A Day Of Global Climate Change Headlines Using GDELT + GPT-4o, Gemini Pro & Gemini Flash

What might it look like to leverage the ever-growing context windows of modern LLMs to take a day of climate…

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Generative AI Experiments: Using Gemini To Classify A Decade Of Programming On A Television News Channel Using EPG+LLM

Continuing our series of experiments on using LLMs to classify programming on a television news as news / not news…

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Generative AI Experiments: Using Gemini & ChatGPT To Classify A Year Of Russian Television As News/Not News Using Show Titles + Translation

Following yesterday's example of classifying as news / not news an entire year of Russian television on a single channel…

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Generative AI Experiments: Using Gemini & ChatGPT To Classify A Year Of Russian Television As News/Not News Using Show Titles

Yesterday we explored using LLMs to examine a list of television news channel broadcast names to estimate whether each broadcast…

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Generative AI Experiments: Using LLMs To Filter Television News EPG Show Titles Into NEWS/NOTNEWS

When performing advanced thematic and topical analysis of television news channels, it is important to exclude non-news content, including both…

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Politico: Fox News Is Flipping Trump's Trial Coverage On Its Head

Politico's Jack Shafer examines television news coverage of Trump's trial. Read The Full Article.

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Google I/O 2024 Musings: The Role Of RAG In A Large Context Window World

One of the many interesting themes of Google I/O 2024 was just how many attendees on the sidelines were predicting…

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NA Connect 2024: Photos

Photos from NA Connect 2024. View Gallery.

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Google I/O 2024: Day 2 Photos

Photos from Day 2 of Google I/O 2024. View Gallery.

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Google I/O 2024: Day 1 Photos

Photos from Day 1 of Google I/O 2024. View Gallery – Part 1. View Gallery – Part 2. View Gallery…

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At Google I/O 2024 This Week

We'll be at Google I/O 2024 this week in person in Mountain View!

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WashPost: For Marjorie Taylor Greene, getting Booed By The House Is No Disincentive

The Washington Post's Philip Bump includes an analysis of media coverage of Marjorie Taylor Greene in his latest piece. Read…

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Google I/O 2024: Next Week

If you're at Google I/O 2024 next week in Mountain View, make sure to say hello!

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Big Data Big Talks: A Discussion Around GDELT And The Case For Monitoring Global Unrest

An incredible event today at the International Monetary Fund headquarters here in DC with some amazing speakers from the IMF…

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WashPost: Why Is The Simplest Explanation of Campus Protests So Hard To Accept?

The Washington Post's Philip Bump examines the campus protests. Read The Full Article.

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WashPost: Noem's Dog-Killing Isn’t Popular, Though Trump Supporters Are Divided

The Washington Post's Philip Bump examines media coverage of Kristi Noem. Read The Full Article.

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A Sampling Of Global Television News Coverage Of The Campus Gaza Protests

Below is a selection of a few clips from Russian and Iranian television news coverage of the campus Gaza protests….

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Google I/O 2024: Next Month

If you're at Google I/O 2024 next month in Mountain View, make sure to say hello!

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WashPost: How The Biden Impeachment Push Echoes Trump's Effort To Retain Power

The Washington Post's Philip Bump examines media coverage of the Biden impeachment push. Read The Full Article.

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Generative AI Autonomous Agent Experiments: Automated VM Health Assessment

As we continue to explore the use of generative AI fully autonomous agents to manage our global fleet of VMs, we've…

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Generative AI Autonomous Agent Experiments: Automated Log Diagnosis & VM Healing – "Martian Source" Error

As we continue to explore the use of generative AI fully autonomous agents managing our global fleet of VMs, around…

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Transcribing 2.5M Hours Of TV News: Comparing Google Translate, GPT-4, Gemini Ultra & Gemini Pro 1.5 For Trilingual Translation

Continuing our comparisons of multilingual machine translation of global television news, how do Google Translate, GPT-4, Gemini Ultra & Gemini Pro…

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Transcribing 2.5M Hours Of TV News: Correcting Mixed Transliterations In LSM Transcription Via LSM+LLM – Comparing GPT-4 & Gemini

Yesterday we explored LLM correction of mixed script/transliterated LSM transcripts. In that experiment we used GPT-4 for our transcript normalization…