GPT-4 is here, and metaverse marriages

GPT-4 is here, and metaverse marriages

OpenAI has finally announced GPT-4, a next-generation large model language that has been rumored to be in development for most of the past year. The company’s last surprise hit, ChatGPT, was always going to be hard to follow, but OpenAI has made GPT-4 bigger and better.

But how much and why it’s better, OpenAI won’t say. GPT-4 is the company’s most secretive release yet, marking its transition from nonprofit lab to for-profit tech firm.

What we do know is that GPT-4 is a multimodal large language model, which means it can respond to both text and images. Read the full story.

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These guys just got married in the Taco Bell metaverse

Last month, Sheel Mohnot and Amruta Godbole got married. This is no ordinary wedding, though. It was hosted on Decentraland, a virtual platform, and sponsored by Taco Bell.

Mohnot is a big fan of Taco Bell, so they entered a competition for the company to pay for the technical aspects of a virtual wedding—the avatars, the production, and more. They won. In return, it plastered its brand everywhere.