Microsoft is holding a particular “future of labor with AI” occasion at the moment, the place the corporate says it’ll be “reinventing productiveness with AI.” Microsoft is anticipated to reveal how its ChatGPT-like AI will work in Microsoft 365 and Workplace apps like Groups, Phrase, and Outlook. CEO Satya Nadella and head of Microsoft 365 Jared Spataro will host the occasion beginning at 8AM PT / 11AM ET.
The occasion takes place simply two days after Google announced AI features in Gmail, Docs, and extra to rival Microsoft, in what appears to be like like one other entrance within the battle between the 2 firms over the way forward for productiveness apps.
The Verge revealed last month that Microsoft was planning an AI occasion in March to demo how its new ChatGPT-like AI will remodel its Workplace productiveness apps. Microsoft has now confirmed that its Bing chatbot is powered by OpenAI’s new GPT-4 model, so we’re now anticipating to see how this or comparable fashions can generate emails in Outlook, write paperwork in Phrase, take assembly notes in Microsoft Groups, and rather more.
Microsoft has already launched a brand new generative CoPilot AI expertise in Dynamics 365 and Viva Gross sales, which makes use of OpenAI fashions to create gross sales emails, so deeper integration into core Microsoft Workplace merchandise like Phrase, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook may make creating paperwork or displays lots simpler.
Google has demonstrated comparable AI options in its personal Google Workspace suite, however the search big is barely permitting “trusted testers” to get entry proper now. Microsoft was fast to launch its AI-powered model of Bing publicly, so the race for AI domination in productiveness apps might effectively come all the way down to which firm can ship the perfect options to the most individuals.
Microsoft’s future of labor with AI occasion takes place on Thursday, March fifteenth, 2023 at 11AM ET / 8AM PT.
The Verge can be masking Microsoft’s AI occasion because the information occurs, so keep tuned for all the Microsoft 365 bulletins later at the moment.