Is the Increasing Power of AI Worth Its Growing Secrecy?

– Increased power of AI can lead to breakthroughs and advancements in various fields. – AI systems can improve efficiency, productivity, and streamline processes.
– Growing secrecy can protect proprietary information and give companies a competitive edge.
– Confidentiality can ensure the security of sensitive data and protect against potential misuse.

– Lack of transparency can lead to biases and unfair decision-making by AI systems.
– Secrecy hinders accountability and makes it difficult to identify potential flaws or errors.
– Restricted access to training data limits opportunities for collaboration and innovation.
– Hidden algorithms and operating methods can breed skepticism and distrust among users and the public.


Stanford University’s new report highlights a lack of transparency from the companies behind ChatGPT and similar AI systems regarding their training data and operational methods.