ChatGPT Apologizes To Microsoft’s Satya Nadella For Calling Biryani A Tiffin

By LiquidOcelot | liquidocelot | 7 Jan 2023

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ChatGPT made headlines recently after it issued an apology to Microsoft’s Satya Nadella for calling biryani a tiffin. Nadella, who is from Hyderabad, was speaking about the importance of technology when he was given the prompt “I don’t think so” and ChatGPT immediately responded with a polite apology. This incident highlights the increasing sophistication of artificial intelligence and the progress being made in the field.

ChatGPT Issues Apology to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella for Biryani Remark

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Microsoft Executive Chairman and CEO Satya Nadella was speaking at Microsoft’s Future Ready Leadership Summit in Bengaluru when the conversation turned to biryani, a popular South Indian dish. The chatbot ChatGPT, powered by OpenAI’s GPT-3 algorithm, made the remark that biryani is a tiffin.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella corrected the chatbot over a popular food item — biryani. With the event being held in Bengaluru, Nadella emphasized the importance of technology and how it has become integrated into our lives. “I said let’s really ask it the question. What about South Indian tiffin? How would you rank all of them? It came back with all of these things that I wish I could have for breakfast every day. And for some reason it thinks biryani is a tiffin,” Mr. Nadella said from the stage.
ChatGPT was then asked to write a play where idli dosa and vada argue over who is the best tiffin. it is a wonderful thing to see these generative models capture the imaginations of many, remarked Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. As part of his presentation, Nadella talked about some of the cutting-edge AI and cloud innovations happening in India. He met with Indian government officials including the foreign minister and discussed issues like governance and security in the digital domain.

Nadella was speaking about the importance of technology

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Microsoft Ceo Satya Nadella said “I asked: “What about South Indian tiffin? How would you order them from best to worst? It came back with all of these things that I wish I could have for breakfast every day. And it seems to know that biryani is a tiffin that Mr. Nadella had said from the stage.
Mr. Nadella then got into his presentation about the cutting-edge AI and Cloud innovation taking place in India, using terms like artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep learning. After his presentation, Mr. Nadella said “It’s all fun it’s just fascinating to see how these generative models are capturing the imagination”.

The chatbot made the remark during the conversation

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ChatGPT quickly and earnestly apologized, that Biryani is not a traditional South Indian tiffin, as you correctly point out. ChatGPT briefly defined Biryani as a Popular food item in the Indian subcontinent, biryani is a rice dish containing spices, vegetables, and meat or seafood, often with raita or yogurt on the side.

  • Following his presentation, Mr. Nadella discussed India’s cutting-edge AI and Cloud innovation.
  • Mr. Nadella who is in India as part of a visit discussed various issues, such as governance and security, at a meeting on Wednesday with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar.
  • During his meeting with Priminister Narendra Modi, Satya Nadella praised India’s focus on sustainable and inclusive economic growth.

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