AI News: The Best Open Source Model EVER

Matt Wolfe
19 Apr 202433:09

TLDRThis week's AI news is dominated by Meta's release of Llama 3, an open-source large language model with integrated real-time knowledge from Google and Bing, and unique creation features for animations and high-quality image generation. The industry anticipates the release of Llama 3's 400 billion parameter model, expected to compete with current models like GPT 4 and Claude 3 Opus. Other highlights include Nvidia's reminder that these models were trained on their GPUs, Grock's upcoming support for Llama 3, and Meta's new website showcasing Llama 3's capabilities. Additionally, the AI industry saw advancements in multibot chat on PO, Microsoft and Google's investment in AI infrastructure, the release of Stable Diffusion 3, and various AI-enabled gadgets like the Humane AI pin and Logitech's AI prompt builder for their mice. The video also covers AI's application in dogfighting by the US Air Force and the viral Boston Dynamics robot video, showcasing the rapidly evolving field of AI.

Takeaways

  • ๐Ÿš€ Meta has released LLaMa 3, an open-source large language model that is expected to compete with current models like GP4 and Claude 3 Opus once its 400 billion parameter model is released.
  • ๐Ÿง  LLaMa 3 integrates real-time knowledge from Google and Bing, and also features unique creation abilities like animation and high-quality image generation.
  • ๐Ÿ“ˆ LLaMa 3's 8 billion parameter model outperforms some of the best existing open-source models in benchmark tests, but the more anticipated model is the upcoming 400 billion parameter version.
  • ๐Ÿ’พ Nvidia highlights that LLaMa 3 was trained on their GPUs and Grock, which speeds up inference from large language models, will support LLaMa 3 soon.
  • ๐ŸŒ Users can access LLaMa 3 via Hugging Face's API, and Meta's new website allows web searches and real-time image generation based on text prompts.
  • ๐ŸŽจ AI image generation has advanced with the release of Stable Diffusion 3, which excels at incorporating text into images, though a user-friendly interface is not yet available.
  • ๐Ÿค– Microsoft's research project, VasaOne, can generate talking videos from a headshot image and an audio clip, with highly emotive and realistic facial expressions.
  • ๐Ÿงฎ Adobe demonstrated AI capabilities at the NAB conference, including object removal and extension of video clips using AI, which could significantly impact video editing and creation.
  • ๐Ÿ“ฑ AI-enabled gadgets are gaining attention, with products like the Humane AI pin receiving mixed reviews, while others like the Rewind (now Limitless) pendant for conversation recording show promise.
  • ๐Ÿ–ฅ Logitech is set to release an AI prompt builder for their mice, allowing users to program buttons for specific tasks, potentially integrating with services like chat GPT.
  • ๐Ÿ‘‚ Nothing's new earbuds will feature integration with chat GPT, though it may require an internet connection and could be seen as somewhat gimmicky compared to existing solutions.

Q & A

  • What was the biggest announcement in the AI world mentioned in the transcript?

    -The biggest announcement was the release of Llama 3 by Meta, an open-source, large language model that is expected to compete with current models like GP4 and Claude 3 Opus.

  • What are some unique features of Meta's Llama 3 model?

    -Llama 3 has integrated real-time knowledge from Google and Bing, creates animations, and generates high-quality images in real-time as users type.

  • How can users currently access and use Llama 3?

    -Users can access Llama 3 via the API on Hugging Face or use it on Meta's platform. It also has a new website where it can search the web when answering questions.

  • What is the significance of the 400 billion parameter model of Llama 3?

    -The 400 billion parameter model is expected to have significantly better capabilities, including multimodality, the ability to converse in multiple languages, larger context windows, and stronger overall capabilities.

  • What is the role of Nvidia in the training of Llama 3?

    -Nvidia reminds us that Llama 3 was trained on Nvidia GPUs, and the company Grock, which speeds up inference from large language models, announced that Llama 3 will be available on Grock soon.

  • How does the AI image generator on Meta's website work?

    -The AI image generator on Meta's website can create images in real-time as users type in their prompt. It also has an 'animate' feature that can turn a static image into a short animation.

  • What is the GPT Trainer's role in supporting online businesses?

    -GPT Trainer is a no-code framework that allows users to build multi-agent chat GPT-like chatbots with function calling capabilities, which can use the user's own data and escalate chats to a real human when needed.

  • What new feature did PO release in relation to large language models?

    -PO released a feature called multibot chat, which allows users to ask questions and have the system pick the best model to answer based on the question's nature. Users can also summon a specific bot by mentioning it.

  • What is the current status of Google's investment in AI infrastructure?

    -Google announced that over the next several years, they will be spending at least a hundred billion dollars to build infrastructure aimed at scaling up their AI efforts.

  • What is the issue with Stable Diffusion 3 that was highlighted in the transcript?

    -The issue is that there isn't a front-end user interface available for Stable Diffusion 3 yet, although the API has been released for integration into software products.

  • What is the new feature that Leonardo AI is expected to release soon?

    -Leonardo AI is expected to release a style transfer feature that allows users to upload a style reference image and generate a series of images in that same style.

  • What is the potential ethical concern with the Limitless pendant, formerly known as the Rewind pendant?

    -The ethical concern is related to privacy, as the device records conversations throughout the day. However, it requires consent from the speakers before recording their voices, which addresses this concern to some extent.

Outlines

00:00

๐Ÿš€ Meta's Llama 3 Release Shakes Up AI Landscape

This week's major AI news revolves around Meta's unveiling of Llama 3, an advanced open-source language model. Llama 3 comes in two versions: an 8 billion parameter model and a 70 billion parameter model, both of which show comparable performance to existing free AI models like Claude 3 Sonet and Gemini Pro 1.5. However, the real anticipation is for the upcoming 400 billion parameter model, which is expected to offer multimodality, multilingual capabilities, and larger context windows. Meta has also integrated real-time knowledge from Google and Bing, and introduced creative features like animation and high-quality image generation. The model is accessible via Hugging Face's API and is set to be integrated with Nvidia's GPUs, showcasing its potential for significant advancements in AI capabilities.

05:00

๐ŸŽจ Meta's AI Image Generator and Animation Features

Meta has introduced a new AI image generator under the Imagine tab on their website, which creates images in real-time as users type their prompts. The system allows users to submit their creations and generates multiple variations, as well as an animate feature to transform still images into short animations. This tool provides a fun and interactive way to experiment with AI-generated visuals and is indicative of the growing accessibility of AI art tools for creators.

10:01

๐Ÿค– Advancements in AI Models and Multibot Chat

The video discusses the future of large language models, suggesting that we will see chatbots that can select the best model to use based on the task or allow users to tag a specific model for their queries. This approach is already being implemented by PO chatbots, which can identify the most suitable model for a given question or let users choose their preferred bot. The discussion also touches on Microsoft and Google's investment in data centers to advance their AI capabilities, aiming for AGI (Artificial General Intelligence). Stable Diffusion 3, an AI image generation model, is highlighted for its text generation capabilities, and its potential integration into platforms like Leonardo AI is anticipated.

15:02

๐ŸŽญ AI-Powered Video and Animation Tools

The script covers various AI research and tools that are transforming video creation. Microsoft's Vasa tool can generate talking videos from headshots and audio clips, with highly emotive and realistic facial expressions. Adobe's NAB conference demo showcased AI capabilities in video editing, including object removal, style transfer, and clip extension. Additionally, Adobe is set to integrate AI models like Pika and Sora directly into Premiere for enhanced video generation. Da Vinci Resolve 19 introduces AI color grading and motion tracking, further automating the video editing process.

20:03

๐Ÿค– AI Gadgets and the Future of Personal Tech

The video highlights several AI-enabled gadgets, including the Rabbit R1, a device that can be trained to perform specific tasks autonomously. The Rewind pendant, now branded as the Limitless pendant, acts as an augmented memory device that records conversations after consent is given. Nothing, a tech company, is integrating chat GPT into their earbuds, although it's unclear how this differs from using the app on a smartphone. Logitech is announcing an AI prompt builder for their mice, allowing users to program buttons for specific tasks using chat GPT. Lastly, Boston Dynamics' new Atlas 001 robot showcases significant advancements in robotics, with a smaller, quieter, and more agile design.

25:04

๐Ÿ“ข AI News and Community Engagement

The video host emphasizes the rapid pace of AI news and the importance of keeping up with developments. They mention their practice of recording videos on Thursdays, which may not capture the most recent news. The host encourages viewers to visit Future Tools for comprehensive AI news coverage and to subscribe to their newsletter for the latest AI updates. They also promote their new podcast, The Nextwave Podcast, which offers in-depth discussions on AI topics. The host expresses gratitude to the sponsor, GPT Trainer, and the viewers for their continued interest and support.

Mindmap

Keywords

๐Ÿ’กLlama 3

Llama 3 is an open-source large language model released by Meta, which is a significant update from its predecessor, Llama 2. It is designed to be highly intelligent and is integrated with real-time knowledge from Google and Bing. The model's ability to create animations and high-quality images in real-time is a notable feature. Llama 3 is expected to compete with current models like GPT-4 and Claude 3 Opus once the 400 billion parameter model is released, which will have enhanced capabilities such as multimodality and larger context windows.

๐Ÿ’กOpen Source

Open source refers to a type of software where the source code is available to the public, allowing anyone to view, use, modify, and distribute it. In the context of the video, Meta's release of Llama 3 as an open-source model means that the AI community can access, contribute to, and build upon the model's capabilities, fostering innovation and collaboration.

๐Ÿ’กMultimodality

Multimodality in AI refers to the ability of a system to process and understand information from multiple modes of input, such as text, images, and audio. The script mentions that the upcoming 400 billion parameter model of Llama 3 will bring multimodality, indicating that it will be capable of handling various types of data and providing more comprehensive responses.

๐Ÿ’กHugging Face

Hugging Face is a company specializing in natural language processing (NLP) and provides a platform for developers to build, train, and deploy AI models. In the video, it is mentioned as one of the ways to access and use Llama 3, suggesting that users can leverage Hugging Face's infrastructure to interact with the AI model.

๐Ÿ’กAI Image Generator

An AI image generator is a technology that uses AI algorithms to create images based on textual descriptions or other input data. The video highlights Meta AI's 'Imagine' tab, which features an AI image generator that can produce real-time images as users type in their prompts, showcasing the potential of AI in creative tasks.

๐Ÿ’กGPT Trainer

GPT Trainer is mentioned as a no-code framework that allows users to build multi-agent chat GPT-like chatbots. These chatbots can utilize function calling capabilities and user data to provide advanced customer support. The tool is highlighted for its ability to enhance online business customer service through AI-driven automation.

๐Ÿ’กStable Diffusion 3

Stable Diffusion 3 is an AI model for generating images from textual descriptions. Although it lacks a user-friendly interface at the time of the video, it has been released with an API for software integration. The model is noted for its ability to handle text within images effectively, suggesting advancements in AI-generated visual content.

๐Ÿ’กAdobe Premiere

Adobe Premiere is a widely used video editing software. The video discusses new AI-powered features in Adobe Premiere, such as object removal and clip extension, which utilize AI to enhance the editing process. This integration of AI into video editing software is expected to significantly impact content creation by making it more efficient and dynamic.

๐Ÿ’กAI Dogfight

An AI dogfight refers to a simulated or real combat scenario between an AI-controlled aircraft and a human-controlled one. The video mentions a successful AI dogfight conducted by the US Air Force, which is a significant milestone in the development of autonomous military technology, indicating the potential future of warfare.

๐Ÿ’กAI Gadgets

AI gadgets are consumer products that incorporate AI technology to perform various tasks. The video discusses several AI gadgets, including the Rabbit R1, a device that can be trained to perform specific tasks autonomously, and the Limitless pendant, a device that records conversations after consent is given, serving as an augmented memory tool.

๐Ÿ’กLogitech Mice

Logitech mice are computer peripherals known for their customizable buttons. The video announces that Logitech is introducing an AI prompt builder feature for their mice, allowing users to program buttons to run specific AI prompts, such as text translation via chat GPT, enhancing productivity and user interactivity with AI services.

Highlights

Meta has released LLaMa 3, an open-source, large language model that is expected to outperform existing models like Claude and GPT 4.

LLaMa 3 integrates real-time knowledge from Google and Bing, enhancing its answers with up-to-date information.

The model includes unique creation features, enabling it to generate animations and high-quality images in real-time.

Two versions of LLaMa 3 have been released: an 8 billion parameter model and a 70 billion parameter model.

The 400 billion parameter model of LLaMa 3 is anticipated to offer advanced capabilities such as multimodality and larger context windows.

LLaMa 3 is available for use via the API on Hugging Face and is expected to be on Grock soon.

Meta's new website allows LLaMa 3 to search the web for answers and features an AI image generator with an 'Imagine' tab.

GPT Trainer is highlighted as a no-code framework for building multi-agent chatbots with function calling capabilities.

Xai announced Grock 1.5 with Vision, which can write code from diagrams and is comparable to other models with vision capabilities.

PO has introduced multibot chat, allowing users to interact with different models based on the question asked.

Google is investing a significant amount in infrastructure to scale up AI efforts and potentially be the first to achieve AGI.

Stable Diffusion 3 has been released with improved text handling in images, but lacks a user-friendly interface for now.

Leonardo AI is expected to integrate Stable Diffusion 3 soon and is set to release a style transfer feature.

Microsoft's VasaOne research allows the creation of talking videos from headshots and audio clips with advanced emotion and detail.

Instant Mesh is an open-source tool that converts 2D images into 3D objects, providing a rough draft for further refinement.

Adobe showcased AI features at the NAB conference, including object removal and extension of video clips with AI.

Da Vinci Resolve 19 introduces AI color grading and motion tracking, enhancing the capabilities of video editing.

The US Air Force confirmed the first successful AI dogfight using a jet controlled by AI with human override capabilities.

AI-enabled gadgets like the Humane AI pin and Logitech's AI prompt builder for mice are gaining attention for their innovative applications.

Boston Dynamics' new Atlas 001 robot showcases significant advancements in robotics, with a smaller, quieter, and more agile design.