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Based on your feedback, DuckAssist now has its own settings where you can do things like:
1. Have it answer automatically without clicking the ask button.
2. Turn off the typing animation.
Just click on the gear in the top right corner.
"In the latest blow to Meta’s consentless behavioral ad-targeting business in Europe, a Dutch court has found the social media giant’s Irish subsidiary did not have a lawful basis to process local users’ data for ad targeting." techcrunch.com/2023/03/15/fac…
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@MeMrfahrenheit Thanks for your question 🦆 It's not a chat bot, it's a new beta Instant Answer in our search results. You can learn more about it here! spreadprivacy.com/duckassist-lau…
@ZedForPresident If you don’t want DuckAssist to appear in search results, you can disable “Instant Answers” in search settings. (Note: this will disable all Instant Answers, not just DuckAssist.)
@ravavyr You can learn more about it here! spreadprivacy.com/duckassist-lau…
@hotsauwz For now, the DuckAssist beta is only available in English in our browsing apps (iOS, Android, and Mac) and browser extensions (Firefox, Chrome, and Safari). If the trial goes well, we plan to roll it out to all DuckDuckGo search users soon.
Anthropic @AnthropicAI2 weeks ago
After working for the past few moths with key partners like @NotionHQ, @Quora, and @DuckDuckGo, we’ve been able to carefully test out our systems in the wild. We are now opening up access to Claude, our AI assistant, to power businesses at scale.
Social media sites are looking to monetize their security options. Would you pay for two-step verification on Twitter? fastcompany.com/90862625/a-soc…
@DefenceSky Here's more information! spreadprivacy.com/duckassist-lau…
ICYMI: Our new search feature, DuckAssist, uses generative AI and Wikipedia to vastly increase the number of instant answers we can provide, which means you can find the information you want faster than ever. ⚡
Learn more: spreadprivacy.com/duckassist-lau…
"...DDG promises this search with AI feature is anonymous — and, in line with its headline privacy pledge, further emphasizes that no data is shared with any of the third parties it’s working with to integrate the generative AI capability..." techcrunch.com/2023/03/08/duc…
@loopuleasa Thank you for the feedback! Once you have generated your first answer, DuckAssist will auto-generate for future queries.
Techmeme @Techmeme3 weeks ago
DuckDuckGo launches OpenAI- and Anthropic-powered DuckAssist in beta, using Wikipedia, Encyclopedia Britannica, and other sources to summarize answers (@thomasgermain / Gizmodo) gizmodo.com/chat-gpt-ai-du… techmeme.com/230308/p13#a23…
Engadget @engadget3 weeks ago
DuckDuckGo's AI assist feature summarizes Wikipedia pages to answer search queries engt.co/3YDOsE8
@RyuzakiKen99 It's already in our apps 🦆 You should see it there soon!
@kkumarkg If you don’t want DuckAssist to appear in search results, you can disable “Instant Answers” in search settings. (Note: this will disable all Instant Answers, not just DuckAssist.)
Want to learn more about DuckAssist? Find all the details here 👇 spreadprivacy.com/duckassist-lau…
Starting today, you can try DuckAssist in our browsers and extensions!
If you ask a question in our search box that can be answered by Wikipedia, DuckAssist may appear and use AI natural language technology to anonymously generate a brief, sourced summary of what it finds there.
CNET News @CNETNews3 weeks ago
DuckDuckGo Introduces New AI Feature: DuckAssist cnet.co/3ZLrNXT
@mxdshipwreck Yes, if you don’t want DuckAssist to appear in search results, you can disable “Instant Answers” in search settings. (Note: this will disable all Instant Answers, not just DuckAssist.)
The Verge @verge3 weeks ago
DuckDuckGo’s building AI-generated answers into its search engine theverge.com/2023/3/8/23629…
Want to try it out? If you don't already have a DuckDuckGo app or extension, you can download them here ⤵️
iOS/Android/browser extensions: duckduckgo.com/app
This is the first in a series of AI-assisted search and browsing features we hope to roll out in the coming months. And, if this DuckAssist trial goes well, we will roll it out to all DuckDuckGo search users in the coming weeks. 🚀