Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple, recently shared his excitement for ChatGPT, an OpenAI chatbot, during an interview on Good Morning America. While other tech CEOs have embraced AI and generative AI, Cook has been more cautious in his statements this year. Notably, Apple has limited its employees’ access to ChatGPT due to privacy worries, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Apple CEO Tim Cook openly acknowledged his use of the ChatGPT chatbot when questioned directly. He expressed enthusiasm and emphasized its unique potential and the close attention Apple is giving it. Cook’s remarks indicate Apple’s commitment of resources to AI. However, he also stressed the importance of careful deliberation, addressing concerns about bias, misinformation, and the need for regulation.