Deepfake pedagogy

The article discusses the emergence of Sora, a synthetic video engine following the likes of DALL-E and MidJourney, noting its advanced rendering and movement prediction capabilities but also highlighting its lack of a physical or causal understanding. It raises concerns …

A look at open-source alternatives to ChatGPT

There is a community effort to create open-source models that match the performance of state-of-the-art LLMs. These models can help improve research by sharing results. They can also help prevent a few wealthy organizations from having too much sway and

Special Resources During the School’s Closure

IST compiled some useful resources for teachers during the college closure:

  • Adobe is offering temporary at home access to Creative Cloud to all students and employees. 
  • Zoom has increased their support and online training.  
  • Microsoft has increased their support and