ChatGPT – an illusion of understanding?

Much media buzz about ChatGPT since December 2022. Lots of $$$ already in play. In last week’s newsletter from my US Congressman, Rep Lieu referenced an op-ed in which he discusses the pros and cons of AI, and a press release about using ChatGPT to draft a resolution. • House.gov > Media Center > Editorials… Continue reading ChatGPT – an illusion of understanding?

Apple Watch – standalone sans iPhone

If you’re thinking of getting or gifting an Apple Watch this holiday season, here’s an excellent, useful article about a popular FAQ: what can I do on my Watch without carrying an iPhone? At my health club, if a member is wearing a smartwatch, it’s likely an Apple Watch. The most popular. There, I rarely… Continue reading Apple Watch – standalone sans iPhone

The Fediverse – Mastodon for Twitter refugees?

The saga of Twitter disruption continues this week. Twitter troubles. Whether you’re staying on the platform or considering moving to another service, this article is an excellent overview of distinctions and options. If you’re active in digital social groups, does everyone pack up (all their shared messages and media) and move to Mastodon? Twitter refugees.… Continue reading The Fediverse – Mastodon for Twitter refugees?