Building games and apps entirely through natural language using OpenAI’s code-davinci model

https://media.giphy.com/media/vMFgJ4Uq1yqOtuT1Cc/giphy.gif TL;DR: OpenAI has a new code generating model that’s improved in a number of ways and can handle nearly two times as much text (4,000 tokens.) I built several small games and applications without touching a single line of code. There are limitations, and coding purely by simple text instructions can stretch your imagination, … Continue reading Building games and apps entirely through natural language using OpenAI’s code-davinci model

Overclocking OpenAI’s GPT-3

Here's a fun fact: OpenAI's GPT-3 is actually a family of models, Ada, Babbage, Curie and Davinci that have different capabilities and speed. While Davinci gets most of the attention, the other models are amazing in their own way. Davinci is the most generally-capable model that’s exceptional at intuiting what someone wants to accomplish while … Continue reading Overclocking OpenAI’s GPT-3

The best kept secret about OpenAI’s GPT-3

When the first demos of GPT-3 content started to circulate it showed the amazing potential for a really smart language model to generate text and do cool things. Yet despite all the attention GPT-3 has been getting there’s one other aspect of it made available by OpenAI that’s been almost completely overlooked: Semantic Search.  The … Continue reading The best kept secret about OpenAI’s GPT-3

OpenAI API Alchemy: Smart Formatting and Code Creation

A few years ago I built an app for dictation that was intended to solve one of the biggest frustrations I had with other dictation applications: They didn’t handle punctuation. As a writer I dreamed about just speaking my stories aloud, but the cold hard reality was that until recently, every dictation application required you … Continue reading OpenAI API Alchemy: Smart Formatting and Code Creation

Writing A Novel In 24-Hours: My One-Day NaNoWriMo Experiment

TL;DR: I wrote a 50,000 word novel in less than 24-hours using dictation. “You can drive a car with your feet if you want to; it don't mean it's a good f*cking idea!” - Chris Rock  Disclaimer #1: Quantity is no substitute for quality…  Disclaimer #2: Sometimes deadlines happen. Sometimes you’re in a rut and … Continue reading Writing A Novel In 24-Hours: My One-Day NaNoWriMo Experiment