Google’s Bard hasn’t exactly had a powerful debut — and The Information is reporting that the corporate is so inquisitive about altering the fortunes of its AI chatbots, it’s forcing its DeepMind division to assist the Google Mind workforce beat OpenAI with a brand new initiative referred to as Gemini. The Data’s report additionally comprises the doubtless staggering thirdhand allegation that Google stooped so low as to coach Bard utilizing knowledge from OpenAI’s ChatGPT, scraped from an internet site referred to as ShareGPT. A former Google AI researcher reportedly spoke out towards utilizing that knowledge, in line with the publication.
However Google is firmly and clearly denying the information was used: “Bard isn’t educated on any knowledge from ShareGPT or ChatGPT,” spokesperson Chris Pappas tells The Verge.
In accordance with The Data’s reporting, a Google AI engineer named Jacob Devlin left Google to instantly be part of its rival OpenAI after trying to warn Google to not use that ChatGPT knowledge as a result of it might violate OpenAI’s phrases of service, and that its solutions would look too related. One supply informed the publication that Google stopped utilizing that knowledge after his warnings. Maybe it threw out that portion of the coaching, too.