In 2019, Charles Conwell unintentionally ended Patrick Day’s life with his fists. Now he’s trying to make sense of his life, and boxing itself.
The new technology is beyond comparison.
Large language models know a lot but can’t remember much at all.
Will endless “scaling” of our current language models really bring true machine intelligence?
To prepare for future outbreaks, we’ll have to decide which is the greater danger: nature or ourselves.
An AI version of the classic sitcom was funny—until it wasn’t.
Mastering games could be the first step to mastering real life.
And shooting them, and knifing them, and running them over with trucks
Beware the lidless toilet, even if one won’t give you COVID-19.
Joe Biden isn’t banning gas stoves. They might be doomed anyway.
The state is being tossed between awful climate extremes.
The ways we’re talking about the coronavirus are only getting weirder.
’Tis the season to cover your nose and mouth.
What happens when advertising goes postmodern?
The powerful new chatbot could make all sorts of trouble. But for now, it’s mostly a meme machine.
How can watching people fiddle with spreadsheets possibly be this fun?
Perfect referees are a soccer fan’s nightmare.
An ode to the greatest footballer ever to play the game
America's favorite political-betting site is shutting down just as online gambling goes mainstream.
How many times will I get sick this winter?
There’s never been a better time to lose an election.