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Hey Edge Family, good morning! First we got Q* from OpenAI now Amazon unveils Q… what is going on.
💎 𝟛 Tools to Give You The Edge
🚨 𝟚 AI Updates: Amazon’s Q & OpenAI board updates
💻 𝟙 Practical Use of AI: Gap analysis
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🚨 Breaking AI News 🚨
Big Takeaway: Amazon launched Q, a new privacy-focused AI chatbot for business customers to answer cloud-related queries.
Priced at $20 per user per year, Q suggests AWS solutions based on a company's apps and data.
It's trained on 17 years of AWS knowledge to propose relevant offerings to questions. It integrates with Amazon's code generator to test, document, and upgrade software.
Q can analyze product pain points and ways to address them based on customer data. It goes beyond queries to generate content like emails, blogs, and press releases.
Source: Search Engine Journal
Big Takeaway: OpenAI's new board is unlikely to offer seats to major outside investors like Microsoft and Thrive Capital, prioritizing AI safety over profits.
The new board consists of Larry Summers, Bret Taylor, and Adam D'Angelo, expected to expand to nine members total.
OpenAI saw a management shakeup earlier, with CEO Sam Altman initially ousted and then reinstated within days alongside two board members' exits.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella previously said he wanted changes to OpenAI's governance structure and hinted at wanting a board seat at OpenAI.
🎥 Pika Labs Raises $55 Million
Pika, a startup, raised $55 million to fund an AI-powered platform for editing and generating videos from captions and images. (Demo video here) Priced at $20 per user per year, Pika's new suite of tools, "Pika 1.0," introduces a generative AI model capable of editing videos in styles like 3D animation, anime, and cinematic. (Full article here)
🇪🇺 Europe is challenging the US in AI talent
According to The Next Web, Europe is now home to more highly skilled professionals in the field than the US, according to new research by Atomico, a VC firm headquartered in the UK. (Full article here)
💸 Intuit’s TurboTax gets an AI upgrade
New generative AI-powered innovations will be introduced across its TurboTax Online and TurboTax Live products and services, including Spanish language translations. (Full article here)
💻 Real Life Use Cases
Chat GPT Prompt: Gap analysis
Use gap analysis to determine “gaps” in your plans that must be fulfilled.
🔏 Copy and paste the prompt below ⏬
Evaluate [my business decision] using Gap Analysis. Identify the current state, the desired future state, and the 'gaps' that must be filled to achieve your goals, allowing for more focused planning.
Here’s a link to the results ⬇️
💼 Who’s hiring in AI
*Nvidia is a full-stack computing company and the leading manufacturer of GPUs (1848 job listings)
Shield AI is an aerospace and defense technology focusing on AI drones and aircrafts (47 job listings)
Factory AI is a research company focused on building autonomous coding agents (6 job listings)
OpenAI is a research and deployment company dedicated to ensuring that general-purpose AI benefits all of humanity. (84 job listings)
Hugging Face largest open-sourced AI community. 12 job listings
Anthropic is an AI safety and research company. 45 job listings
C3 AI provides enterprise AI applications that meet business-critical needs. 100+ job listings
Runway is an applied AI research company focusing on art. 13 job listings
That’s all for today!
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