Tag: technology


  • Slop Slop Slop!

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    There’s a new word in town: slop! slop is rapidly taking the Fediverse, blogging scene (lol) and Twitter by storm as a term for AI-generated trash text: basically AI spam. The first mention I’ve seen is of a Twitter post by @deepfates https://twitter.com/deepfates/status/1787472784106639418, which I saw shared on Mastodon by Simon Willison https://fedi.simonwillison.net/@simon/112402587787781767. I like…

  • RE: Heat Death of the Internet

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    You want to watch the trailer for an upcoming movie on YouTube but you first have to sit through an ad. Then you sit through a preview for the trailer itself. Then you watch the trailer, which is literally another ad. When it ends, it cues up a new trailer, with a new ad at…