For this section I will let others more knowledgeable than myself answer these questions. 🙂
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I'd like to sign up and experiment with ChatGPT. How do I do that?
ChatGPT FAQ Page: https://help.openai.com/en/articles/6783457-chatgpt-faq
What is ChatGPT?
How exactly does ChatGPT work? (jargon-free, please!)
This visual, interactive guide from The Guardian does an excellent job of explaining!
How exactly do LLMs work? (jargon-free, please!)
This is one of THE best explanations we've seen on the interwebz thus far. Enjoy!
A jargon-free explanation of how AI large language models work | ArsTechnica
And here are some handy glossaries of ChatGPT terms:
Does ChatGPT claim its answers are correct?
It aims for that but the following disclaimer is displayed at the bottom of the site:
"ChatGPT may produce inaccurate information about people, places, or facts."
Have a lot of people heard of ChatGPT? How many people are aware of and using it?
*sigh* Is this just another hyped up tech phenomenon?
Probably not - it's likely here to stay. But have a look at the Gartner Hype Cycle chart to better understand how these things often evolve over time. Learn more about the Gartner Hype Cycle here and here.
Does the ChatGPT site have its own FAQ section?
Yes. Here it is https://help.openai.com/en/articles/6783457-chatgpt-faq but you'll need to sign up first.
And here's a helpful infographic to get you started.
I hear OpenAI employed Kenyan workers to train ChatGPT to filter out harmful content, including violent and sexual material. Is this true?
Yes, this is true.