Sunday Signal #1

ChatGPT goes wild, an AI film festival and LensaAI madness

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ChatGPT goes wild, an AI film festival and LensaAI madness

DALLยทE prompt: "draw a sketch of a weekly newsletter on AI called sunday signal"

Noteworthy News

  • ๐Ÿ”— Link: Cassie Kozyrkov wrote a greatย piece demystifying ChatGPT. From writing code to creating your first blog post, this has it all.

  • ๐Ÿ”— Link: McKinsey dropped their state of AI report. Here's a quick summary to save you time (thanks to ChatGPT).

  • ๐Ÿ”— Link: DeepMind introduced Dramatron, a new tool for writers to co-write theatre and film scripts with a language model.

  • ๐Ÿ”— Link: RunwayML introduced the first annual AI Film Festival. A celebration of the art and artists making the impossible at the forefront of AI filmmaking.

  • ๐Ÿ”— Link: Zapier launched OpenAI on their platform. You can now build super cool stuff using no-code with AI + Zapier.

  • ๐Ÿ”— Link: DeepMindโ€™s AlphaCode outperforms human programmers in software challenges.

Cool Creations

  • ๐Ÿ”— Link: Kazuki Nakayashiki built a ChatGPT chrome extension. Needless to say it ran the numbers and got 10,000 installs in 5 days. (I use it daily!)

  • ๐Ÿ”— Link: Kavir Kaycee created 150 pieces of targeted content for his website in just a few hours using no-code.

  • ๐Ÿ”— Link: Jason Shen built a random story generator using no-code that creates fun synopses.

Top Tweets

  • ๐Ÿ”— Link: A simple ChatGPT breakdown by Lior. He also writes a great weekly summary which I recommend you check out here.

  • ๐Ÿ”— Link: A warning about image based AI generator apps.

  • ๐Ÿ”— Link: Pieter Levels highlighted a reddit post about the real opportunity in AI for most people will not be in AI but in building a front end around it.

Weird DALLE of the Week

A developer finding a bug (now even more literal)

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