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What, exactly, is Stack Overflow's agreement with OpenAI?

It's difficult to know what, exactly, the accord between Stack Overflow and OpenAI is. Per the meta announcement: anything specific promised about how this will work here could change but that's ...
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What, exactly, is "OverflowAPI"?

The description on the OverflowAPI website is rather vague marketing speak: OverflowAPI is a subscription-based API service that provides continuous access to Stack Overflow’s public dataset to train ...
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How can a user unhappy with the LLM partnerships protest constructively (and ideally- effectively)?

I'm more asking this on behalf* of the many people I see trying to express protest to the OpenAI partnership in ways that get themselves into trouble: Deleting their own posts- individual or en masse ...
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What does the recent blog post mean by "community-driven AI"?

The title of this blog post is: OverflowAI is now Generally Available! A new era of community-driven AI I don't fully understand what it means by "community-driven AI". From a lot of the ...
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Can the AI banner disappear globally once dismissed on any site?

I've dismissed it here on MSE, but I still see it on Super User. Given that I've already seen and dismissed the banner once, I don't really want to have to dismiss it on each site. (Ignore the font ...
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Will SE seek and act on community input in developing OverflowAI?

SE announced OverflowAI today, another attempt to incorporate GenAI into the sites. From reading this post, the uses actually sound like they could be helpful; I certainly hope they are. If they are ...
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What will be the actual impact of SE's "socially responsible AI" policy?

When the company announced the partnerships with Google and OpenAI they made a big deal out of their commitment to "socially responsible AI" (see this blog post for details). A big part of ...
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How is the Overflow AI VS Code extension going to compete with the GitHub Copilot Chat extension?

(When I say "you" in this post, I am addressing the Stack Exchange company) The GitHub Copilot Chat extension already provides "agents" one can chat with to understand a project. ...
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Does Stack Overflow require that OverflowAI partners refrain from using Stack Exchange contributions in contravention of the license?

This is a subset of What, exactly, is Stack Overflow's agreement with OpenAI?, but it seems that we are playing Twenty Questions this month. Representatives of the company (e.g. the Chief Product ...
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How is OverflowAI search going to compete with search engine + generative AI chatbot technologies?

Note: This post is primarily addressed to the company. When I say "you" in this post, I am referring to the company. A couple weeks ago, Microsoft dropped "Copilot" / "New ...
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What machine learning model(s) does OverflowAI use?

OverflowAI obviously uses machine learning, but what models is it using?
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Are OverflowAI and Stack Overflow Labs the same thing?

https://stackoverflow.co/labs has several sections having buttons and links. Box below the page title Get previews and early access to our public platform featuresSign Up For more information about ...
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Our partnership with Google and commitment to socially responsible AI

Today, we announced an exciting new partnership with Google to bring Google's Gemini to Stack Overflow and to provide Stack Overflow content directly within Google Cloud. The story of this partnership ...
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Our Partnership with OpenAI

Update May 14, 2024 I know there have been a lot of questions and comments around attribution. I recently answered a question related to both and am linking to it here for visibility. Today, we ...
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