Zuckerberg Announces Bold Plan to Jam AI Into "Every Single One of Our Products"

Another One! Meta-formerly-Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has a genius new plot to add some interest to Meta-owned products: just jam in some generative AI, absolutely everywhere. Axios reports that in an all-hands meeting on Thursday, Zuckerberg unveiled a barrage of generative AI tools and integrations, which are to be baked into both Meta’s internal and consumer-facing products, Facebook and Instagram included. “In the last year, we’ve seen some really incredible breakthroughs — qualitative breakthroughs — on generative AI,” Zuckerberg told Axios in a statement, “and that gives us the opportunity to now go take that technology, push it forward, and build it into every single one of our products.” Friend to the Friendless Though details about these integrations are still scant, Axios reports that one update will let customers “use a text prompt to modify their own photos and share them in Instagram Stories,” while another update focused initially on Meta’s premier messaging products, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp, will “bring AI agents with different personalities and capabilities to help or entertain.” All pretty vague, but if you don’t feel like having a conversation with Grandma or your Uncle Steve, you can just send an interactive AI candygram, we guess? “We’re going to play an important and unique role in the industry,” Zuckerberg told CNBC in a statement, “in bringing these capabilities to billions of people in new ways that other people aren’t going to do.” Spaghetti Season Importantly, Axios noted that Zuckerberg pitched these new AI rollouts to his remaining…Zuckerberg Announces Bold Plan to Jam AI Into "Every Single One of Our Products"

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