April 18, 2024

Bing Bot Weight Lifting

Microsoft had an occasion yesterday in NYC displaying off some new options for Bing Chat, touting some progress figures and asserting it eliminated the waitlist for the co-pilot characteristic.

I coated this in more detail on Search Engine Land however actually, I coated many of those characteristic bulletins on this web site already, so you might be all aware of it.

New Options

Listed below are the updates to Bing Chat:

(1) No extra waitlist; simply obtain Edge, signal into your Microsoft account, and go proper into Bing Chat.

(2) Extra visible solutions with photos, charts, graphs and extra – when relevant. We noticed this with native ends in Bing Chat earlier. Now additionally for extra solutions:

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(3) Up to date formatting of solutions, together with math formulation:

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(4) Bing Picture Creator is offered to over 100 languages in Bing:

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(5) You’ll be able to add photos and search the net for associated content material in Bing Chat.

(6) Bing Chat historical past, saving chats, persistent chats, export chats, share chats and extra:

Chat Historical past:

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Persistent Chat:

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Export Chat:

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(7) Plugins with third-party developer assist, like with ChatGPT.

Right here is an instance of OpenTable reserving a reservation:

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Right here is an infographic from Microsoft with these updates (click on to enlarge):

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Development:

Listed below are a number of the metrics Microsoft introduced when it comes to progress since Bing Chat launched 90-days in the past:

  • Over half a billion chats
  • Over 200 million photos with Bing Picture Creator
  • Over 100 million day by day energetic customers
  • 4X in day by day installs of the Bing cellular app
  • General progress of Bing share over the previous eight straight quarters

Oh, that features progress of the Edge browser, which is vital.

Discussion board dialogue at Twitter.