When ChatGPT launched in November, it rocketed chatbot programs and other AI tools into people’s minds, and in some cases into their workflows.
WASHINGTON — Even if you haven’t tried artificial intelligence tools that can write essays and poems or conjure new images on command, chances are the companies that make your household products are already starting to do so.
Mattel has put the AI image generator DALL-E to work by having it come up with ideas for new Hot Wheels toy cars. Used vehicle seller CarMax is summarizing thousands of customer reviews with the same “generative” AI technology that powers the popular chatbot ChatGPT.
Meanwhile, Snapchat is bringing a chatbot to its messaging service. And the grocery delivery company Instacart is integrating ChatGPT to answer customers’ food questions.
Coca-Cola plans to use generative AI to help create new marketing content. And while the company hasn’t detailed exactly how it …