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Google Supercharges Bard with Free AI Image Generation

Google has added AI image generation capability to its Bard chatbot using Imagen 2 text-to-image model, allowing users to create images from text prompts for free. This catches up to a similar feature in rival ChatGPT Plus. READ ARTICLE

Google Rebrands Bard as Gemini to Take On OpenAI's GPT-4

Google is rebranding its AI chatbot Bard as Gemini to coincide with the launch of its new multimodal AI model Gemini Ultra. This pits Gemini against OpenAI's GPT-4 Turbo in an ongoing race between the two tech giants to develop the most advanced generative AI capabilities. READ ARTICLE

AI Adoption Hits Warp Speed

Generative AI tools like ChatGPT reached mass adoption extremely quickly in 2023, transforming the AI industry and resetting expectations for the pace of adoption of new technologies. READ MORE

AI Startup Takes On Search Giants With $73.6M Backing

Perplexity AI, a startup building an AI-native search engine, has raised $73.6 million in series B funding to take on Google and Microsoft Bing. The company plans to use the funds to build out its conversational, ad-free search offering. READ MORE

Bezos Backs AI Startup Perplexity to Challenge Google's Dominance

Jeff Bezos has invested in Perplexity, an AI-powered startup valued at $520 million, aiming to challenge Google's dominance in web search. Perplexity utilizes OpenAI's GPT technology to provide direct text responses to user queries, distinguishing itself from traditional search engines that offer website links. Investment and Valuation: Jeff Bezos, through…

Microsoft Launches AI Assistant App Copilot for Android

Key Takeaway Microsoft has launched a new AI companion app called Copilot for Android devices, providing access to advanced AI capabilities like chat, image generation, and document drafting without needing the Bing mobile app. READ MORE

Anthropic Eyes Over $850M Revenue By 2024

Key Takeaway Anthropic, an AI startup co-founded by former OpenAI executives, expects to generate over $850 million in annual revenue by end of 2024, signaling rapid growth. READ MORE

Using Google's New AI Model Gemini

Key Takeaway Google Gemini Pro and Nano are beginning to roll out in limited capacities in products like the Google Pixel 8 Pro phone, Bard chatbot, and Google Cloud APIs. Over 2023 and 2024, more powerful versions like Gemini Ultra will launch. READ MORE

Google's Gemini continues the dangerous obfuscation of Al technology

Key Takeaway: Google's announcement of its new generative AI program, Gemini, marks a worrying trend in the tech industry towards secrecy and obfuscation of AI technology. This lack of transparency raises concerns about the potential risks of these powerful models and hinders their responsible development and deployment. Summary: Google released…