During the annual conference I/O, Google introduced hundreds of developers to the new additions of generative artificial intelligence on your key products. The CEO of alphabet, sundar pichaihighlighted the importance of this integration in the transformation of Google, including its iconic search tool.
As AI-based virtual assistants like ChatGPT gain popularity, the search business Google it faces increasing competition, which drives the company to innovate and provide new ways of accessing information.
Search has been at the core of Google’s success for years. In 2022, searches generated more than 162,000 million dollars in revenue, representing more than 57% of Google’s total revenue and more than 72% of company-wide revenue. However, with increased competition and virtual assistants based on AIGoogle reinvents its approach to its search service.
Bard: A response to competition
In response to the growing popularity of ChatGPT, Google introduced Bardyour own platform based on generative artificial intelligence. In less than two months since its launch, Bard has expanded its reach to more than 180 countries and cities. In addition to offering English support, the platform now works in Japanese and Korean, and Google plans to enable it in 40 languages additions in the near future.
Bard offers new functionalities to improve the user experience. Users can now export responses generated by Bard to Google Docs and gmail, which facilitates the use of the information generated by the virtual assistant in other applications. In addition, Bard has incorporated a dark theme, ideal for working in low light conditions, providing a friendlier interface that is more adaptable to user preferences.
PaLM 2: A step towards reasoning and coding
Palm 2 is an artificial intelligence model of “new generation“. This system has been designed with advanced reasoning and coding capabilities, making it a versatile tool for comprehension, generation and translation of texts.
PaLM 2 has been trained on multilingual texts that span more than 100 languages, which has significantly improved their ability to understand subtle contexts, including idioms, poems, and riddles. Although it is currently in the preliminary phase, Palm 2 It can already be used on smartphones, allowing users to access advanced artificial intelligence functionalities.