An App Store for ChatGPT


Here are five tech things that happened this week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?

1 – OpenAI plans app store for AI software, The information reports.

Research lab OpenAI has made announcements about introducing a marketplace where developers can offer their version of the generative AI, as reported by The information. ChatGPT – launched last year by OpenAI – has been the focus of numerous tech experts who have seen an increase in its use. Companies are now fine-tuning how the technology is used (accurate to specific data) and developing their own models that OpenAI plans to incorporate into this market. Strategically, this broadens the company’s customer base according to those familiar with this development. (Source: Reuters)

Why this is important for your business:

If you’re a developer or looking for custom AI solutions, the OpenAI app store seems like a good place to start. But as I’ve been saying to my customers for some time, let the software vendors do this. Your job is to ask, learn and use these apps to benefit your business.

2 – Twitter focuses on video, trading big business innovation: report.

Twitter will undergo sweeping changes to “reinvigorate the social media company’s business…”. New York Post reported. Citing a recent investor presentation by the new CEO – Linda Yaccarino – along with Elon Musk – new strategies are in development. According to the After, Reuters received a thorough review of the details. Yaccarino told investors the company is in talks with political and entertainment figures as part of this effort to stabilize and improve the Twitter brand since the Musk acquisition. (Source: New York Post)

Why this is important for your business:

I’m still on Team Twitter. I use it daily and have noticed that both performance and toxicity are less than before. I hope more companies will flock to this platform so that I can get opportunities with potential new clients.

3 – launches its AI assistant for creating posts, headlines and translations.

Called a new AI support system Jetpack AI assistant is now available in WordPress. The web builder’s parent company – Automattic – made the announcement and outlined details. The AI ​​tool is programmed to help with blog posts and content structure. Programmed to automate editing tasks and translations – Jetpack AI also has a chat function where users can ask questions. (Source: ILL News)

Why this is important for your business:

My company’s blog is quite active and we’re WordPress users, so these tools help us get out more content faster.

4 Hiring automation startup Humanly brings in $12 million as it doubles down on AI.

Nate Beck by GeekWire reported on an impressive news release from Seattle-based startup, Humanly. It has increased investment dollars in AI through its Series A Financing – according to the company on its website (twelve million to be exact). The company provides recruitment services to companies looking for candidates with relevant experience. A large portion of the money raised will be used for SMS chatbots to help companies with their recruitment process and meet certain criteria. It will also be programmed for interactive exchanges, supported by “AI analytics functions… that run during live calls, generate insights and send follow-up emails.” (Source: GeekWire)

Why this is important for your business:

While aimed at larger companies with more recruiting activity, platforms like Humanly are growing, all leveraging AI and all promising a better and more credible recruiting experience for both employers and their employees. While most small businesses aren’t yet taking full advantage of these platforms, I expect they will grow in adoption as their costs come down.

5 – The best travel VPNs for safe surfing and streaming on the go.

The results are in. ZDNet has tested the best travel VPNs to consider when you take your next trip. Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) are designed to protect personal data by hiding your public IP address and securing the network when you use your laptop/smartphone on the go. (Source: ZDNet)

Why this is important for your business:

When you or your employees are traveling, they need to access your networks through a VPN, which guarantees encryption and reduces the chance of data leaks. I would consider one on this list.