With retrenchments at an all-time high and trending even higher, NAS daily has put up a video on the useless. The idea is that with AI and technology being able to replace an entire swath of workers in society, a totally useless caste of citizens will arise and they would not be able to contribute to society in any way. At this stage, NAS Daily begins to paint a positive picture on the useless class, arguing that they would be able to have the free time to engage in art and creative pursuits.
I agree with the first part of NAS’ analysis. For the past few days, I’ve been watching tutorial videos on GPT-3, OpenAI’s latest algorithm and the products are extremely creepy. You can issue a text-based command in English and the AI can generate computer code to perform your objectives. With some work, it’s not fetched that an AI can draft simple legal