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The Cognitive Revolution

The Cognitive Revolution

A weekly podcast where hosts Erik Torenberg and Nathan Labenz interview the builders on the edge of AI and explore the dramatic shift it will unlock in the coming years. The Cognitive Revolution is part of the Turpentine podcast network. To learn more: turpentine.co

Recent Episodes

May 22, 2024

Claude Interpreter: Taking Safe AI to Market with Alex Albert of Anthropic

Tune in as we explore the remarkable traits of Anthropic's Claude AI with Developer Relations Lead Alex Albert.
May 19, 2024

OpenAI's Safety Team Exodus: Ilya Departs, Leike Speaks Out, Altman Responds - Zvi Analyzes Fallout

Dive into the intricacies of AI ethics and safety concerns as we dissect the recent resignations of AI Safety Team from OpenAI.
May 18, 2024

OpenAI and Google Race to "Her" - Is the Big Tech Singularity Near? Part 1 with Zvi Mowshowitz

Dive into a critical analysis of AI's rapidly evolving realm with Zvi Mowshowitz.
May 15, 2024

The Open Source AI Question - Part 2 | Robert Wright & Nathan Labenz

Dive into an in-depth conversation with Nathan and Robert Wright as they discuss AI's transformative potential, mechanistic interpretability, and the sobering realities of AI alignment research.
May 10, 2024

Governing Frontier AI, with CA Senator Scott Wiener, Author of SB 1047

Dive into the world of frontier AI development with California State Senator Scott Wiener's intricate detailing of SB 1047 bill.
May 6, 2024

TinyGPU, Massive Learning, with Adam Majmudar

Discover h​ow Adam Majmudar embarked on an exceptional journey to create the TinyGPU from scratch, with no experience in GPU design.

Recent Blog Posts

VC Insights on Investing in Artificial Intelligence: A discussion with Sarah Guo and Elad Gil of the No Priors podcast

Nathan Labenz and Erik Torenberg sat down with Sarah Guo and Elad Gil, notable investors and co-hosts of the AI-focused No Priors podcast.  Sarah is the founder of $100M AI-focused venture fund Conviction VC, which she launched last fall. She …

E2: "Lights Out, Game Over”

Hey Cogs, Today we’ll discuss: Why we started The Cognitive Revolution and what to expect The pace of AI and should we worry it’s moving too fast? The downside case according to OpenAI’s Sam Altman &nbs…

E4: The AI Moment w/ Amjad Masad, Flo Crivello, Antonio Gracia Martinez and Dan Romero

Hey Cogs,  The Cognitive Revolution is a weekly podcast about AI where Erik Torenberg and Nathan Labenz interview the builders on the edge of AI and explore the dramatic shift it will unlock in the coming years. There is tremendous progress…