ChatGPT, Nvidia and now Adobe – is AI art about to have its 'iPhone moment'?

Nvidia Ai; a colourful cat
(Image credit: Nvidia)

Yesterday Nvidia reveal its Picasso AI is powering many generative AI models, including the newly announced Adobe Firefly, and ChatGPT now with over 100 million users and rising. Reflecting on this Nvidia's CEO Jensen Huang used his GTC keynote to call 2023 the “iPhone moment of AI”. There really is no going back now.

The staggering rise in use makes ChatGPT the fastest-growing app in history, going from a weird little-known piece of program to mainstream success almost instantaneously. This has, of course, had repercussions, with ChatGPT used to make a tourism ad from famous AI paintings and other AI have been used to create scarily real deepfakes.

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Editor, Digital Arts & 3D

Ian Dean is Editor, Digital Arts & 3D at Creative Bloq, and the former editor of many leading magazines. These titles included ImagineFX, 3D World and video game titles Play and Official PlayStation Magazine. Ian launched Xbox magazine X360 and edited PlayStation World. For Creative Bloq, Ian combines his experiences to bring the latest news on digital art, VFX and video games and tech, and in his spare time he doodles in Procreate, ArtRage, and Rebelle while finding time to play Xbox and PS5.