Author Archives: Will Knight

The Generative AI Boom Could Fuel a New International Arms Race

Two new studies of the potential of text- and image-generating algorithms suggest they could add [...]

It Costs Just $400 to Build an AI Disinformation Machine

A developer used widely available AI tools to generate anti-Russian tweets and articles. The project [...]

The Myth of ‘Open Source’ AI

A new analysis shows that “open source” AI tools like Llama 2 are still controlled [...]

Meta Releases Code Llama, a Coding Version of Llama 2

Code Llama may spur a new wave of experimentation around AI and programming—but it will [...]

Scammers Used ChatGPT to Unleash a Crypto Botnet on X

A botnet apparently connected to ChatGPT shows how easily, and effectively, artificial intelligence can be [...]