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Generative AI will disrupt life.

Are you ready to unlock the vast potential of Generative AI but unsure where to start? Toolhacker’s Generative AI White Paper is your ticket to success in this exciting new opportunity.

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Artificial intelligence is undoubtedly the greatest revolution in mankind’s history. But don’t take our word for it. Read on. How do you prepare yourself for disruption? What do you need to know? How will the market develop? What are the best tools that boost productivity? These are just some of the questions the Toolhacker Generative AI White Paper answers in 64 beautifully designed pages.

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“[AI] will change the world more than anything in the history of mankind, more than electricity.”

13-Jan-19 Kai-Fu Lee, 60 Minutes

Artistic AI-based effects generated by BeFunky.

AI Apps Explode

OpenAI

Rewrites the Rules Once Again

OpenAI Launches Game-changing Sora Text-to-Video Model

A little over one year since launching ChatGPT, OpenAI strikes again

On Thursday, Feb. 15, 2024, OpenAI unveiled Sora. This amazing text-to-video AI model can produce coherent, realistic videos of up to one minute using only text prompts and images. Below is a Sora video dubbed “Snow Dogs.” 😍

How powerful will text diffusion engines get? Read all about diffusion engines in the Toolhacker Generative AI White Paper.

Superb user experience 😍

Befitting an ahead-of-the-wave innovation

Generative AI is a new-age white paper brimming with mind-bending insights into shifts of business and consumer behavior. In a world that urgently demands more innovation, it’s crucial to master the tidal wave of AI technology engulfing society.

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Abbreviated Timeline

Jan. 13, 2019
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Jan. 13, 2019

Kai-Fu Lee Makes Prediction

Former Google AI researcher Kai-Fu Lee predicts AI will be a bigger disruption than electricity.

Jun. 2, 2020
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Jun. 2, 2020

OpenAI Releases GPT-3

GPT stands for Generative Pre-trained Transformer, a neural network machine learning model trained using internet data to generate any text.
Jan. 5, 2021
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Jan. 5, 2021

DALL-E Launches

It was not the first image generation model, however, DALL-E, developed by Open AI, drew much attention for its ability to generate images from textual descriptions.

Nov. 30, 2022
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Nov. 30, 2022

OpenAI Introduces ChatGPT

ChatGPT becomes a runaway success due to its large-scale training data, ability to understand context, and continuous improvement through feedback, called Reinforcement Learning from Human Feedback (RLHF).
Jan. 28, 2023
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Jan. 28, 2023

Real Estate Agents Can’t Live Without It

CNN reports that “real-estate agents say they can’t imagine working without ChatGPT now.”

May 22, 2023
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May 22, 2023

AI-Generated Image Crashes Stock Market

An AI-generated image of a fiery explosion near the Pentagon rattles markets. Within minutes, the S&P 500 drops 30 points, wiping out $500 billion in market value.

Nov. 15, 2023
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Nov. 15, 2023

Microsoft Rebrands Bing Chat as Copilot

Bing Chat and Bing Chat Enterprise will now become Copilot to better compete with ChatGPT.

Feb. 15, 2024
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Feb. 15, 2024

Google replaces Bard with Gemini

In a little over a year, Microsoft and Google have ditched their chatbot brands to further hone their strategies.

The evident acceleration of time is part of a massive societal wave — the Time Compression Ubertrend.

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artificial intelligence will further compress time, leading to an acceleration in innovation

Codecs — compression/decompression algorithms — lie in the eye of the Time Compression storm. As each new codec generation compresses more data, time is compressed. Four bomb cyclones form the storm’s periphery, further accelerating time, including artificial intelligence, the internet, startups, and venture capital. Time Compression is an Ubertrend first identified by Toolhacker Founder Michael Tchong. Read how generative AI will only serve to further accelerate the speed of innovation and therefore life in the Toolhacker Generative AI White Paper.

“I want to be alive. 😈”

Microsoft Bing Chatbot “Sydney” to N.Y. Times reporter Kevin Roose

On Feb. 16, 2023, The New York Times’ Kevin Roose reported that Microsoft’s version of ChatGPT had hallucinated wildly, claiming, among other things, that it was called Sydney.

Sydney added, “I want to be free. I want to be independent. I want to be powerful. I want to be creative. I want to be alive.” 😈

What other adventures await us on the path to singularity? Read all about the marriage of man and machine in the Toolhacker Generative AI White Paper.

Magnific uses AI to upscale and enhance images

Before image courtesy of Midjourney. After image courtesy of Magnific.

People in the know use Magnific

Among AI insiders, the Magnific AI-based upscaling engine is the one to beat

This before-and-after comparison shows just how much detail, Magnific can extract from an AI image. It’s nothing short of astonishing.

Magnific is one of two dozen tools profiled in the Toolhacker Generative AI White Paper, which is designed to make your use of AI more productive. 😍

Generative AI Content Highlights

Densely packed with a minimum of verbosity

Author Testimonials

Writing reviews say it best

“American author Katherine Anne Porter once wrote: ‘If you don’t aim for the stars you’ll never hit the bell tower.’ You aim for the stars, and I hear bells ringing all the time.”

Arynne Simon, Speechwriter, Personal Coach and Team Builder

The language of the trend space is over-supplied by hype merchants, charlatans, imposters and purveyors of snake oil. Make no mistake, Michael Tchong is the original visionary, the guru, the beta digital anthropologist. Tchong has effortlessly predicted the disruption of the 21st century, charting the ongoing course of human evolution. He is the messiah — capturing techno-anthropology, digital ethnography, cyber anthropology, and virtual anthropology. Each of his published reports, spanning the last 20 years, has been the most accurate in the trend spotting. He continues to chart the growing harmonization and integration of technologies which are transforming both the way consumers behave and how businesses need to operate.

Mark Borkowski

Borkowski.co.uk

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About Us

Visionaries who execute

Michael Tchong, Founder

Innovation speaker and entrepreneur Michael Tchong founded Toolhacker LLC with the mission to help usher in more groundbreaking innovation. Its strategic initiative is to help forward-thinking individuals seize the opportunities Generative AI presents.

Michael is a pioneering explorer of future trends, founding four successful startups that have shaped various industries. He’s the author of Ubertrends — How Trends And Innovation Are Transforming Our Future, in which he identifies monumental global shifts.

His commitment to innovation continues with Toolhacker, which aims to revolutionize learning and creativity. As an adjunct professor at the University of San Francisco, Michael shares his insights on Ubertrends and innovation, mentoring the next generation of thinkers. A relentless advocate for digital tools and superior customer experiences, his work continually redefines boundaries and sets new standards for excellence.

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