Baidu Unveils its ChatGPT-style AI Chatbot ‘ERNIE’, Sending Shares Soaring

Chinese tech giant launches ChatGPT style tool, sending share prices soaring

The ERNIE robot could be China’s biggest entry in the race for lifelike AI bots.

Baidu, one of the largest AI (artificial Intelligence) and Internet firms in the world, saw its share price soar by more than 14 per cent on Tuesday, after the Beijing-based giant announced that it would launch a ChatGPT-style search engine.

What is ERNIE?

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In March, the company’s AI chatbot \”ERNIE Bot\”, also known in Chinese as \”Wenxin Yiyan\”, will finish internal testing and be launched. There has been a lot of excitement about China’s most noteworthy entry in the race for lifelike AI bots.