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CNBC: Google announces Bard A.I. in response to ChatGPT

February 22, 2023 – In this article, CNBC explores the competition between artificial intelligence chatbots developed by Google and OpenAI. The article discusses the launch of Google’s Bard, which is powered by the company’s LaMDA language model and will compete with OpenAI’s popular ChatGPT. The article also covers the rigorous testing that Google plans to carry out before making Bard more widely available to the public. Furthermore, the article notes that Google is emphasizing its reputation for providing accurate information in its AI development.

Tech Funding News: What is Chat GPT? Why is it here to stay?

February 10, 2023 – Discussing the practical uses of ChatGPT alongside the plans of its rivals such as Google’s the Bard and Baidu’s Ernie bot in chabot development, this article explores how companies around the world are exploring various use cases such as customer service.

CNET: Why the ChatGPT AI Chatbot Is Blowing Everybody’s Mind

Feb 10, 2023 – “ChatGPT, while imperfect, is doubtless showing the way toward our tech future.” This article explains what ChatGPT is, what it can do, and who built it. Interesting questions explored by the author include “Will ChatGPT help students cheat better?”, “What’s off limits”, and “Is this better than Google search?

CNBC: CNBC: All you need to know about ChatGPT, the A.I. chatbot that’s got the world talking and tech giants clashing

Feb 8, 2023 – CNBC discusses how ChatGPT, the viral chatbot powered by artificial intelligence has “got tech giants [Microsoft and Google] clashing”. Microsoft’s multiyear, multibillion-dollar investment on OpenAI, the startup behind ChatGPT is to rival Google’s competing chatbot, Bard AI. The article defines ChatGPT, discusses its special features

BBC: Google killer’ ChatGPT sparks AI chatbot race

Feb 7, 2023 – Google has just launched its own AI chatbot, the Bard. “Bard is based on Google’s language learning model Lamda, which is said to be so human-like in its responses that one engineer who worked on it said he believed it was sentient (he was fired, and Google has always denied the claim).” The race is on for the next AI chatbot.

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The New York Times: How ChatGPT Kicked Off an A.I. Arms Race

February 3, 2023 – “As ChatGPT has captured the world’s imagination, Mr. Altman has been put in the rare position of trying to downplay a hit product.” Kevin Roose of The New York Times explores how OpenAI’s ChatGPT unexpectedly became a global phenomenon, setting off an “A.I. arms race” among tech companies like Google, Baidu, and Anthropic. The author discusses ChatGPT’s origins, controversies, limitations, and success in comparison to its rivals. Critical Media Literacy Guides

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