The AI Daily Brief (Formerly The AI Breakdown): Artificial Intelligence News and Analysis

Nathaniel Whittemore

A daily news analysis show on all things artificial intelligence. NLW looks at AI from multiple angles, from the explosion of creativity brought on by new tools like Midjourney and ChatGPT to the potential disruptions to work and industries as we know them to the great philosophical, ethical and practical questions of advanced general intelligence, alignment and x-risk.

  • 14 minutes 38 seconds
    A Draft Republican Exec Order Calls for AI "Manhattan Projects"

    NLW covers reporting about a draft Republican AI executive order. Also, Menlo Ventures and Anthropic partner on a $100m fund.


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    18 July 2024, 1:38 am
  • 13 minutes 23 seconds
    Why Republican VP Nominee JD Vance is Loudly For Open Source AI

    NLW covers the pro-open source AI statements of JD Vance and situates his previous VC career. Before that in the Headlines, is Microsoft building Agents?


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    17 July 2024, 12:59 am
  • 15 minutes 10 seconds
    OpenAI's Q* Reasoning AI is Now Code-Named "Strawberry"

    Discover OpenAI’s latest breakthrough with the newly announced reasoning AI, code-named “Strawberry.” This episode examines the features and capabilities of “Strawberry,” its potential impact on the AI industry, and what this means for the future of artificial intelligence. Explore this exciting development and its implications for AI research and applications.
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    16 July 2024, 12:19 am
  • 17 minutes 24 seconds
    AI Is The Fastest Adopted Work Tech Ever, But Still Not Fast Enough for Some

    Explore why AI is the fastest adopted work tech ever, yet still not fast enough for some. A nuanced discussion on AI’s current place in the hype cycle, insights from former a16z partner Benedict Evans, and the gap between managerial and user perceptions of AI. Concerned about being spied on? Tired of censored responses? Check out ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Venice.ai⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ for private, uncensored AI alternative.

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    13 July 2024, 6:33 pm
  • 14 minutes 44 seconds
    OpenAI's New System for Determining How Close AGI Is

    OpenAI introduces a new leveling system to track the progress towards AGI. Learn about the five stages of AI development and what each level signifies. Explore the insights from Bloomberg’s scoop and the implications for the future of AI. Also, discover why Microsoft and Apple are stepping back from their OpenAI board observer roles amid antitrust concerns.
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    12 July 2024, 5:47 pm
  • 17 minutes 33 seconds
    Marc Andreessen Gives a Meme-Obsessed AI Agent $50k in BTC

    In one of the wilder stories we've had here at The AI Daily Brief for some time, NLW covers the story of Terminals of Truth and Marc Andreessen. It's a story of AI agents, emerging AI consciousness, internet culture and more.

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    11 July 2024, 10:45 pm
  • 32 minutes 7 seconds
    Goldman Sachs Is Wrong About AI (Why AI Isn't A Bubble)

    Recently, Goldman Sachs made waves in the AI space with their report "Gen AI: too much spend, too little benefit?" In this extra long episode, NLW explains what he sees as problems with the arguments of the skeptics featured in the piece, as well as why the report actually isn't nearly as negative as people are presenting it.

    Read the report: https://www.goldmansachs.com/intelligence/pages/gen-ai-too-much-spend-too-little-benefit.html

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    10 July 2024, 11:08 pm
  • 18 minutes 13 seconds
    What Everyone Is Getting Wrong About Sequoia's $600B AI Gap Argument

    Sequoia recently published a blog post about AI's $600B problem. The piece has been used as evidence that AI is a massive bubble. NLW argues that the piece isn't actually arguing what people think it's arguing. Read the original piece: https://www.sequoiacap.com/article/ais-600b-question/

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    10 July 2024, 1:45 am
  • 11 minutes 26 seconds
    Can AI Keep Propping Up the Stock Market?

    NLW covers recent comments by Fed Chair Jerome Powell on AI; a shifting narrative around AI and stocks; a data breach at OpenAI; and a new poll that finds American's care more about AI safety than beating China.

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    8 July 2024, 9:43 pm
  • 18 minutes 14 seconds
    How AI Could Accelerate Digital Nations

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    A reading of Balaji's 2013 ""How Software is Reorganizing the World" with a discussion about how AI is accelerating these trends.

    Read the original: https://www.wired.com/2013/11/software-is-reorganizing-the-world-and-cloud-formations-could-lead-to-physical-nations/

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    7 July 2024, 11:47 am
  • 44 minutes 18 seconds
    Privacy, Censorship and AI: A Conversation with Venice.ai

    On this holiday weekend bonus episode, NLW is joined by Erik Voorhees and Teana Baker-Taylor of Venice.ai, a new LLM focused on data privacy and anti-censorship.

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    5 July 2024, 11:18 am
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