Looking forward to this short workshop just getting started now:
Reflecting on Power and AI: The Case of GPT-3
OpenAI started in 2015 as a non-profit to help insure that there is viable open AI tech.
But in 2019 OpenAI needed more compute power and staff so they incorporated as part of Microsoft.
Here is a screen cap of the pricing model for their closed API (shared as part of this talk).
Ffrom the GPT-3 paper https://papers.nips.cc/paper/2020/file/1457c0d6bfcb4967418bfb8ac142f64a-Paper.pdf
"In collecting training data for GPT-3, we used the unfiltered distribution of languages reflected in internet text datasets (primarily Common Crawl)"
For those that are interested in why web archives matter, this is very significant.
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