OpenAI launches ChatGPT app for iOS, Android coming soon
Samuel H. Altman, the CEO of OpenAI, speaks to media after assembly Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on the Prime Minister’s workplace in Tokyo on April 10, 2023.
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OpenAI launched a ChatGPT iPhone app on Thursday, its CTO Mira Murati said on Twitter. An Android model is coming soon, she mentioned.
The app is the primary official cellular software for ChatGPT, a software program program that gained over 100 million customers shortly after it launched final yr and compelled the expertise business to shortly adapt and put money into next-generation synthetic intelligence functions.
In screenshots on Apple’s App Store, OpenAI says that the app can reply questions equivalent to, “what are distinctive customized birthday items concepts for my coffee-loving mother” or methods to politely decline an invitation to a live performance.
ChatGPT was beforehand out there on-line on OpenAI’s web site, in addition to via an software interface used to construct third-party apps. Apple’s App Store has beforehand hosted a number of apps that use OpenAI’s software program, however none have been from OpenAI itself.
ChatGPT is the best-known instance of a “giant language mannequin,” a sort of machine studying software that trains on terabytes of information to have the ability to return output of lengthy paragraphs or pc code that appears like a human wrote it.
The app is free, though it features a $20 per thirty days in-app buy via Apple for ChatGPT Plus, OpenAI’s subscription that provides extra options.
The app is barely out there within the U.S. for now, Murati mentioned.