AI and me; Hunting for meaning in artificial intelligence
November 9, 2023
My first (knowing) foray into the world of AI (Artificial Intelligence) occurred not within a devoted app but in an online auction environment. It centered around listing an item for sale and describing said item in terms adequate to entice a buyer. Simple enough. As an infrequent seller, I had enough basic understanding to slog my way through the posting, complete with pictures and a short, to-the-point description which went something like this; “Lady Esquire Suede Compact cleaning brush. Small suede cleaning brush in an estate items box of really fun stuff. Item’s age is uncerta...