Radio Matt & Deidra take a comprehensive look at the ever quickening pace of AI growth and usage by the public - including Christian circles. What is coming next, how far is too far, and meet AI Jesus! Plus, nerdy news, marital advice, a head-to-head quiz, and Deidra's Miscellaneous Musings!
What if I sent you a link to an awesome song that was just released on Spotify by Drake and The Weeknd. It sounds just like their voices and just like their production. Turns out, it's a song created by an AI who has been trained to emulate music by the two artists and Universal Music Group is rallying to get it removed from the interwebs. If a song is created completely by an AI, then who owns it? The people it’s “inspired by” even if it’s not them singing?
Bubba & Anna return! This week, they are focusing on the growing use of A.I. and what that looks like for our spiritual lives.
Some people, like Bubba, look upon the impending era of our AI overlords with excitement and joy. Others, like Kate, are a little unsure. And stories with headlines like “Someone turned their imaginary friend into an AI microwave and it wanted to kill them” do little to change her opinion.
In this extended season finale episode, Radio Matt & Mo take a look at the LaMDA Google AI and the engineer who was suspended for releasing transcripts of his discussion with the AI in which the AI claims to be sentient and have a soul. Is this possible? What exactly counts as a "soul" anyway?