Google on 7 February 2023 has finally launched its AI technology Bard, Bard has been specifically launched with the intention of competing with Open AI’s popular language model ChatGPT-3. Google CEO Sundar Pichai gave this information in an official blog post. He has described Bard as a conversational AI service that can do things like simplify difficult things apart from providing high-quality responses.
The Google has currently made it available to some testers and company will introduce to public after sometime. In a blog post detailing Bard’s potential, Google CEO stated, ‘Bard will be an outlet for creativity, a launchpad to answer your questions and help clarify new things.
Google unveiled Bard as competition to ChatGPT Ai
Days after Chinese search engine Baidu’s plans to roll out ChatGPT-style chatbot surfaced, Google unveiled its own interactive AI tool, Bard. The tool will be in a competition to OpenAI’s ChatGPT which recently clocked 100 million users in just 2 months since it was made available for public testing. All of the Bard’s abilities are yet to be revealed and it is not yet known what works can be done via Bard but it looks like this chatbot will be similar to OpenAI’s ChatGPT.
What is Google’s new AI Bard?
Bard is Google’s artificial intelligence chatbot. It will work exactly like ChatGPT, that is, users will be able to use the chatbot through conversation. The new chatbot is based on Google’s Language Model for Dialogue Application (Language Model for Dialogue Application or LaMDA). According to the company, it is a lite-version of LaMDA. According to Google CEO Sundar Pichai, Bard has just been introduced on a testing basis for only a few users. However, very soon Bard will be offered for public use as well.
Why Google Launched AI Bard??
Bard has been introduced for the better convenience of the users. As before, users can get difficult information in simple language, not only this, fresh, high-quality and accurate information can also be found from Google’s chatbot. Google’s new chatbot has been prepared and introduced in a very short time, so it can be seen as a competitor of ChatGPT.
Will Bard be able to compete with ChatGPT Ai?
Google, which is known for its dominance in the search engine segment, has also announced the launch of an AI based chatbot named Bard. It will inform users by finding the latest, high-quality answers and it means that Google’s latest AI tool can give users information about the latest events. ChatGPT usually gives the data information till 2021 properly and it has difficulty regarding the latest info as ChatGPT has been trained on data till 2021. Bard is powered by LaMDA (Language Model for Dialogue Applications) developed by Google and it is a Convolutional Neural Language Model.
Google is currently releasing the Bard with a lightweight model version of the LaMDA. This is because smaller models typically require less computing power, and thus Bard will be able to reach more users and it will get more feedback. Google will share the feedback it receives from external users with its own internal testing to ensure that the quality of the answers it receives from Bard is held to a high-standard and is based on real-world information.
Google’s Chatbot Bard- Features
- In Google’s Chatbot Bard, users will get to see the combination of power, intelligence and creativity.
- Bard AI will collect information from users with the help of response and web.
- The Google is initially rolling out the AI system for testers with a lite model version of the LaMDA.
- The focus will be on collecting feedback via Bard to improve the AI system in the future.
How to get access to Google’s new Bard?
When ChatGPT was unveiled, it was open for testing to the public and interested people could simply log in to OpenAI’s website and access the tool. However, that is not going to be the case with Google’s new Bard. Since the tool is in the initial testing phase, the company isn’t rolling out the tool for public use yet and only some selected users will have access to.