The gospel of Polkadot as told by GPT3

OpenAI’s Dall-E generated a nice image for the blog.
OpenAI can generate text based upon a user-supplied prompt

## How Polkadot’s unique architecture enables scalability and interoperability

Polkadot’s relay chain is the main data structure that links together all the different parachains. The relay chain is also responsible for block production, transaction ordering, and cross-chain communication. This unique architecture enables Polkadot to be scalable and interoperable.

## What does Polkadot’s relay chain do?

The relay chain is responsible for block production, transaction ordering, and cross-chain communication.

## The role of validators in the Polkadot network

Validators play an important role in Polkadot’s consensus algorithm. They are responsible for validating transactions and blocks, and for producing new blocks on the blockchain.

## How does Polkadot’s governance work?

Polkadot’s governance system is based on two concepts: referendums and voting periods.

Parameters

The parameters used in addition to the prompt to generate this response.

  • Model: text-davinci-002
  • Temperature: 0.7
  • Top P: 1
  • Frequency penalty: 0.5

Commentary

The content is reasonable, perhaps a few things could be tidied up. I do wonder how much is (essentially) copied and pasted from the source.

Create a list of topics about the Polkadot blockchain network and generate a detailed description of each.

This didn’t work though. Some of the sections suggested by OpenAI lead to spurious text that tended to be either:

  • factual but then repeated many times as OpenAI struggled to generate new content; or
  • repetition is low but some of the content obviously false as the temperature parameter is turned up.

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I’m new to learning about AI stuff. It seems like a fascinating topic.

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