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Are you an AI Engineer? What is RAG? AI Implemented with Tracy Lee and Rob Ocel

In this episode of the Modern Web podcast, Tracy Lee and Rob Ocel discuss how AI can revolutionize processes and enhance efficiency, highlighting Tracy's exploration of RAG as an example. RAG is retrieval augmented generation, making it easy to implement AI by connecting to databases and leveraging large datasets. This opens up exciting possibilities for businesses to automate tasks, generate personalized content, and provide enhanced customer experiences.

Implementing AI comes with challenges, and Tracy and Rob openly share their experiences and insights. They offer tips for effectively using AI tools and emphasize understanding the limitations and biases that can arise. The hosts also discuss the controversial GitHub Co-Pilot, an AI-powered coding assistant, and the ethical considerations surrounding its use.

Beyond AI, Tracy and Rob highlight the importance of networking in the tech industry. They share their experiences at tech conferences like City JS, Cascadia JS, and Render, underscoring the value of creating meaningful connections with like-minded professionals. Attending conferences provides opportunities to learn from industry experts and opens doors for collaborations, mentorships, and career growth.

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