The State of A.I. + Will Perplexity Beat Google or Destroy the Web?

Hard Fork

Feb 16 2024 • 1 hr 13 mins

A year ago, a chatbot tried to break up Kevin Roose’s marriage. Ever since, chatbots haven’t been the same. We’ll tell you how. Then, we’ll talk through the latest ways the world is adapting to artificial intelligence. And finally, Aravind Srinivas, the chief executive of Perplexity, will discuss his company’s “answer engine,” a challenger to Google’s search engine that could reshape the web as we know it.

Today’s guest:

  • Aravind Srinivas, chief executive of Perplexity

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