• The Edge
  • Posts
  • 💡 OpenAI Historic Partnership

💡 OpenAI Historic Partnership

Plus: Google Employees Layoffs

Sponsored by

Read time: 2 minutes (Click underlined topics or headings for links.)

Hey Edge Family, good morning! Big news from OpenAI and Google today. And Meta is trying to position themselves as top dog in AI, will it work?

The Breakdown

💎 𝟛 Tools to Give You The Edge

*BlueDot: AI Note Taker backed by Google that records your meetings without bots joining the call.

Chapple AI: All-in-one platform to generate AI content (paid plans)

Evernote: Clip and organize web content and streamline the process for productivity

*sponsored content

Innovative technologies are revolutionizing business as we know it, and they’re more accessible than ever. But to truly harness the transformative potential of AI, you need to know how and when to use it. And which pitfalls to avoid.

The six-week Artificial Intelligence: Implications for Business Strategy online short course from MIT Sloan School of Management and MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory explores AI’s business applications and challenges. 

Choose this program to:

  • Optimize your business: Leverage AI, ML, and robotics to drive efficiencies, improve productivity, and support your growth.

  • Develop a strategic roadmap: Apply your knowledge to effectively integrate AI into your business.

  • Gain a dual perspective: Benefit from a course designed by two prestigious schools — the MIT Sloan School of Management and the MIT CSAIL.

  • Conveniently build career-critical skills: Follow a program that fits your schedule and benefit from 24/7 support and various payment options.

🚨Latest Developments

Source: Reuters

Big Takeaway: OpenAI announced a historic partnership with Arizona State University to provide full access to ChatGPT Enterprise starting in February.

  • ASU plans to use ChatGPT for coursework, tutoring, research, and more. The partnership has been in the works for 6+ months since ASU CIO first visited OpenAI HQ.

  • ASU plans to build personalized AI tutors with ChatGPT Enterprise for students across courses and study topics, with a focus on STEM.

  • The faculty and staff previously used ChatGPT and other AI tools in the classrooms prior to the partnership.

Will ChatGPT in the classroom promote better learning or more cheating? And why?

(Select one)

Login or Subscribe to participate in polls.

Source: CNBC

Big Takeaway: Google’s CEO, Sundar Pichai warned his employees yesterday to “expect more layoffs” in 2024.

  • Google’s number 1 goal is to free up resources to invest in the company's AI priorities and compete in the AI arms race.

  • Pichai said layoffs will remove layers to “simplify execution and drive velocity,” but he did not specify which roles or how many jobs would be cut.

  • In 2023, Google eliminated 12,000+ roles in hardware, shopping, engineering, policy, and ad sales.

Will there be more tech layoffs in 2023 or 2024?

(Select one)

Login or Subscribe to participate in polls.

🔎Extra Insights

🤖 Meta’s new goal is creating artificial general intelligence

Mark Zuckerberg, Meta's CEO, has shifted the company's AI research group, FAIR, closer to product development teams to develop an AGI breakthrough. (Full article here)

🎥 Runway Gen-2 adds multiple motion controls to AI videos

AI video startup Runway has launched Multi Motion Brush, enabling independent motion effects on multiple areas of generated videos. Users paint select regions, then control the direction and intensity of movement. (Full article here)

👩 Harvard Dropout is Making an AI-Powered ‘Wearable Mom’

Vi Schiffmann dropped out of Harvard to build Tab, an AI "life coach" device that records conversations to offer personalized advice just like a mom would. (Full article here)

💻 Real Life Use Cases

Chat GPT Prompt: Twitter Thread Ideas

For anyone trying to grow their presence on Twitter/X this prompt is gold.

🔏 Copy and paste the prompt below
I need 5 Twitter thread ideas that will provide a step-by-step guide on (Insert product or service) and attract high-quality leads with clear and compelling instructions.
Here’s a link to the results ⬇️

💼 Who’s Hiring in AI

🔮 AI Game

Which Picture is AI genereated?

(Select one)

Login or Subscribe to participate in polls.

Credit: Kudzueye on Reddit

How was today's newsletter

Login or Subscribe to participate in polls.

That’s all for today!

Thinking of starting your own newsletter? Join Beehiiv, the #1 newsletter platform for built-in growth and monetization! Use my link for a special gift.

If you have something interesting or just want to reach out, don’t hesitate to DM me on Twitter @Brandoncarterss

Subscribe to keep reading

This content is free, but you must be subscribed to The Edge to continue reading.

Already a subscriber?Sign In.Not now

Join the conversation

or to participate.