ChatGPT demand on Google hits a record high, China takes top interest

New Delhi: Searches for a text-based artificial intelligence tool called ChatGPT on Google hit a record high despite reports that local tech giants have voiced their opposition to the tool , China is leading the demand.

Social media giant Tencent has opted to remove ChatGPT-related programs from its WeChat platform. Please note that ChatGPT is not yet officially available in your country.

According to data obtained by Finbold, global Google searches for the term “aChatGPT” skyrocketed, reaching a popularity score of 92.

“Scores peaked at 100 in the week ending January 11. Notably, as of November 30, 2022, when the tool was launched, the term recorded a score of less than 1.” the book says.

In terms of regional breakdown, as of January 13, China is the top with 100 points, Nepal is third with 35 points, and Norway is third with 28 points.

Singapore is fourth with 27 points and Israel is fifth with 26 points.

Notably, no US state is featured among the countries that have recorded an increase in demand for ChatGPT, the report said.

The high demand in China can be attributed to a number of factors, including users choosing to take advantage of virtual private networks (VPNs).

At the same time, users may establish mirror sites to access the tools. In general, local Chinese tech giants are likely to launch similar offerings, the report said.

Developed by Microsoft-owned OpenAI, the AI ​​chatbot improved ChatGPT to handle a variety of tasks such as writing code and generating content, understanding a variety of human inputs, and providing feedback. I can.

This tool can also be leveraged in financial markets for tasks such as providing trading insights.

“The line can also use this tool to provide price forecasts for various financial assets such as stocks and cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (BTC) beyond the end of 2023,” the report notes. increase.

Despite ChatGPT’s initial success, the technology needs to overcome several headwinds on its way to growth and adoption.

“For example, ChatGPT knowledge is limited until 2021, so we need more information about current events. So search engines have an edge over their ability to provide real-time information.” the report said.