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Generative AI News – Meta’s AI Adventures, Bard on Assistant, MrBeast, Cohere, LinkedIn and More – Voicebot Podcast 355

This installment of the Generative AI News (GAIN) rundown that kicks off a new month and a new quarter. Featured stories this week include:

  • Deepfake scams more frequent – Recent deepfakes of MrBeast and Tom Hanks highlight the proliferation of deepfake-fueled fraud and the lack of detection tools on social media (and elsewhere, for that matter).
  • The assistants rise again – Bard is coming to Google Assistant, while Meta AI is a new assistant that Mark Zuckerberg doesn’t seem to have much enthusiasm for. What he is enthusiastic about is the new AI characters, which are entertainment-oriented as opposed to the productivity-focused Bard, ChatGPT, Claude, and so on. We break down the different classes of assistants and what you should actually expect from the marriage of Bard and Google Assistant.
  • Generative AI winners and losers of the week.

Generative AI News

Links to the stories we covered this week are included below.

Featured Stories of the Week 🔦

Generative AI Funding Fountain 💰⛲️

Generative AI Product Garden 🪴

Generative AI in the World 🌏

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Generative AI News Rundown 35 – Show Notes October 5, 2023





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