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Google releases new updates on its AI chat service, Bard



In a move that will reshape the future of AI-driven conversations, the tech behemoth, Google, has announced a sensational overhaul of Bard, its groundbreaking conversational Artificial Intelligence (AI) chat service.

The message is loud and clear: Google is rolling out a “supercharged” Bard, a chatbot with an insatiable appetite for knowledge, ready to serve you like never before.

According to Google’s Communication and Public Relations Manager for West Africa, Taiwo Kola-Ogunlade, this upgraded Bard is “the most capable model yet,” and it’s primed to revolutionize how you interact with AI.

But what sets this Bard apart from the rest of the AI pack? Unlike its competitors, Bard isn’t confined to prepackaged responses; it’s a web-savvy knowledge connoisseur, able to craft its responses tailored precisely to your needs. It’s the chatbot equivalent of having your own personal researcher at your beck and call.

With Bard, Google is stepping up its game by seamlessly integrating it with Google apps and services. This means Bard will not just provide answers; it will take you on a journey, bringing your ideas to life. Its “Google it” feature, already a game-changer, has received a turbo boost, ensuring it doesn’t just find information; it finds the RIGHT information.

But wait, there’s more! Google is introducing a game-changing feature – Bard Extensions. This is an entirely new way to engage with Bard, and it’s going to change the way you work. With Bard Extensions, you can harness the full power of Google’s suite of tools, from Gmail and Docs to Drive, Google Maps, YouTube, and even Google Flights and Hotels.

Imagine planning a trip to the Grand Canyon. Bard Extensions can pull together all the information you need, from finding available dates in your Gmail to real-time flight and hotel details. Need directions to the airport? Bard’s got you covered. Want to see what to do once you get there? It can even show you YouTube videos of the best activities – all in one seamless conversation.

Concerned about privacy? Fear not! Google is committed to safeguarding your personal information. Bard won’t peek into your Gmail, Docs, or Drive content. It won’t use your data to target you with ads, and it won’t use it to train the Bard model. You’re in control, and you can turn off these extensions at any time.

But that’s not all. Bard’s “Google it” button now comes with a magnifying glass, allowing you to fact-check its responses with ease. When Bard provides an answer, you can click on highlighted phrases to delve deeper into supporting or opposing information found online. It’s like having a built-in truth verifier.

In a world where AI is taking center stage, Google is making a bold statement with Bard. It’s not just an AI chat service; it’s a digital companion, a knowledge powerhouse, and a privacy advocate all rolled into one. The future of AI conversations has arrived, and it’s wearing Google’s badge.

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Bolaji Farinloye

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