Metacognition in LLMs?

Post category:
Created with AI DALL-E

As the process of training Large Language Models (LLM) evolves, some interesting side-effects emerge:

One type of test to assess how well an LLM performs is to place a “needle” in an “haystack” – and ask the LLM specifically about one fact (like pizza toppings) hidden between thousands of other sentences. How did the LLM Claude 3 perform in this test? Have a look at the article form @mikeyoung44 :

An Austrian Tech Newssite also reported days later:

Cover-Image created with AI DALL-E