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AI Desperately Needs Global Oversight | WIRED

Every time you post a photo, respond on social media, make a website, or possibly even send an email, your data is scraped, stored, and used to train generative AI technology that can create text, audio, video, and images with just a few words. This has real consequences: OpenAI researchers studying the labor market impact of their language models estimated that approximately 80 percent of the US workforce could have at least 10 percent of their work tasks affected by the introduction of large language models (LLMs) like ChatGPT, while around 19 percent of workers may see at least half of their tasks impacted. We’re seeing an immediate labor market shift with image generation, too. In other words, the data you created may be putting you out of a job.


Source: AI Desperately Needs Global Oversight | WIRED