Archive | February, 2023

Generative AI knows just what to say

20 Feb

I was recounting recent financial trends, and pondering the future of our business, and I got this comforting message from ChatGPT. Turns out Cloud Computing, in fact, won’t be the death of hardware companies. This must be correct, right?

Question: “what is the future of a hardware company in the era of cloud computing?”

Response: “Hardware companies will continue to play a crucial role in the era of cloud computing. While cloud computing has shifted many computing tasks to the cloud, it still requires hardware infrastructure to function. In fact, cloud computing has created a huge demand for hardware, as cloud providers need to constantly build and expand their data centers to support the increasing demand for cloud services.

Moreover, hardware companies are also adapting to the era of cloud computing by developing new products that are designed to integrate with cloud computing technologies. For example, hardware companies are developing specialized hardware such as high-speed networking equipment, solid-state storage devices, and specialized processors that are optimized for running cloud applications.

In addition, the growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) and edge computing is also creating new opportunities for hardware companies. With the increasing number of connected devices and the need for processing data closer to the source, hardware companies are developing new products such as microcontrollers and sensors that are optimized for IoT applications.

Overall, while cloud computing has changed the computing landscape, it has not diminished the role of hardware companies. Rather, hardware companies are evolving and adapting to the changing needs of the market, and will continue to play a vital role in the era of cloud computing.”

Whew, I guess I can go out and buy that second home after all. 😉

ChatGPT – the newest, coolest thing

1 Feb

I totally recommend checking out ChatGPT from OpenAI. I have yet to stump it with a question, even the most nuanced ones involving Chuck Norris. Give it a whirl (and/or get acquainted with our future superintelligence overload) at: