Your Voice: How to live with AI; Hong Kong must cherish its neon signs
Living with AI
Pan Yanpei, St Paul’s coeducational college
ChatGPT is creating waves. This powerful tool has the potential to increase productivity and simplify life however its effect on society can’t be overlooked.
ChatGPT is an innovative tool that will change your way of life and work. The ability of ChatGPT to respond to and comprehend the needs of customers makes it ideal for a range of tasks, such as customer service and education. Many people are concerned about AI misuse and the possibility of unemployment.
ChatGPT is a worldwide phenomenon. Who is aware of it? Photo: Shutterstock
It is crucial to keep up-to-date with the latest developments. This will allow us to make better choices and be prepared for changes. It is also important to acquire new abilities. AI can automatize many tasks. This is why it’s essential to acquire new techniques. AI can be used to AI to increase our efficiency and capabilities, instead of considering it an obstacle. Automating repetitive tasks could make time available for more creative or strategic tasks.
Last but not least privacy and bias issues should be addressed. AI must be utilized ethically.
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Pay attention to our neon warnings
Eunice Ho Yue-yin, Pui Kiu College
Several neon-lit signs have been taken away by the Hong Kong government. the city’s bustling streets. Do you think this is a good idea or not? While some are in favor of the idea of preserving this tradition Some consider that these symbols pose a risk to their safety.
It’s like removing an attraction that is popular with tourists. Many tourists from Taiwan visit Hong Kong to see the incredible LED neon signs. While they might not affect the tourism industry, many visitors might be disappointed to see their most loved attractions disappearing.
In the last decade, the neon signs of Hong Kong weren’t visible anymore. The photo was taken by Connor Mycroft
Modern technology can’t substitute neon signs. They are the reason that gives Hong Kong its charm and personality. The custom neon signs are visible from The Peak. They have helped shape our history.
Neon signs could be a risk for pedestrians. A lot of signs are damaged or in bad condition. This is a legitimate concern since a lot of neon sign manufacturers are not in their top form.
It’s hard to imagine that the government could renovate historical buildings, not only a few neon signs. They’re part of our history.
The Shop’s version of Hong Kong’s famous neon signs is a reminder of the present as well as the past
There are pros and cons to being vegetarian
Jimmy Guan Changyi, Tsuen Wan Public Ho Chuen Yiu Memorial College
Vegetarianism is gaining popularity in recent times. It is a way of life which does not eat meat or seafood. Vegetarians have a variety of reasons for why they prefer to be vegetarian, including environmental, religious, or health issues. There are advantages and disadvantages, just like many other lifestyle options.
Studies have shown that vegetarians have lower incidences of certain cancers as well as heart disease as well as high blood pressure. Since a plant-based diet has less cholesterol, saturated fats, and less, and fiber, this could be the case. Vegetarian diets are efficient in weight loss. Reduced environmental impact is another advantage. The primary source of carbon dioxide emissions, pollution of water, and deforestation are the production of meat.
Iron and protein are both important. It is possible to obtain these essential nutrients through a vegetarian diet. But it is important to plan your meals carefully. Additionally, a vegetarian meal can cost more than one that is based on meat.
If you’re a vegetarian, it’s important to follow a balanced diet. Photo: Shutterstock
A pandemic of obesity
Suri Chan Tan Wing, Yan Chai Hospital Law Chan Chor Si College
Everyone is pleased with the removal of the mask requirement. But there was a rise in overweight Hong Kong kids during the pandemic. According to the South China Morning Post, the number of obese and overweight elementary schoolchildren was up by 1.8x during the time of the pandemic.
Dietary health issues are among the primary causes. Food delivery was an excellent alternative for those who could not cook in the kitchen at the home. This is the reason why Foodpanda, Deliveroo, and other delivery services have gained popularity. These platforms are popular among youngsters who place orders for food on the internet. Since takeaway food is typically packed with salt, fat, as well as sugar, it could cause harm for our health. Inactivity is another cause. The outdoor facilities were closed during the outbreak. The playgrounds were not open to children. A lot of people sat on the couch all day long, taking classes online.
People who are overweight are a greater chance of developing serious health issues. This can affect our mental well-being. Self-esteem issues are a typical consequence of an anxiety about our bodies.
Schools must organize events to promote healthy eating habits and physical activity for students and also aid them in making informed decisions regarding their lives.