I finally got around to checking out ChatGPT. If you have not heard about ChatGPT I would be surprised, it has been in the news and all over social media for a while now. What is interesting about ChatGPT is it’s ability to create very relevant responses in a chat and even the ability to create whole blocks of code. There have been examples of ChatGPT creating entire programs that require very little editing by a person to actually work. It was after the I heard about ChatGPT being behind the creation of the LastPass Powershell decrypter on Security Now that I decided I should maybe take a look.
Once I created an account on ChatGPT I was not sure what to ask it to be honest. I then thought I would ask ChatGPT what it would recommend for an alternative Google Drive client, since that is the most popular post on CloudeeReviews.
What is the best google drive alternative client?
There are several alternatives to the official Google Drive client, such as:
- Nextcloud: an open-source, self-hosted file sharing and collaboration platform that is similar to Google Drive.
- Dropbox: a popular cloud storage service that offers both free and paid plans.
- Microsoft OneDrive: a cloud storage service from Microsoft that is integrated with the company’s Office 365 suite of productivity tools.
- pCloud: a cloud storage service that offers both free and paid plans, with a focus on security and privacy.
It depends on the specific features and functionality that you are looking for in a Google Drive alternative. I would recommend researching and comparing the different options to find the one that best suits your needs.
I was a little disappointed, but it was clear that ChatGPT did not understand what I meant by client. It clearly thought I was asking for alternatives to Google Drive as a service not just the software. I thought I would ask again rephrasing the question to see if I could get a more relevant answer.
I am looking for some desktop software to access google drive. Can you recommend any?
There are several desktop software programs that allow you to access Google Drive on your computer, such as:
- Google Backup and Sync: This is a free tool from Google that allows you to sync your files between your computer and Google Drive.
- Insync: This is a third-party tool that offers additional features like multiple account support, selective sync and more.
- odrive: This is another third-party tool that allows you to access all your cloud storage in one place and sync your files across different devices.
- ExpanDrive: This is a third-party tool that allows you to access Google Drive as if it were a local drive on your computer, with full support for Windows and Mac.
Please note that I am a language model, and my knowledge is based on the information available until 2021, so there may be newer software available. You can check the official website of Google Drive or other software review websites to see the latest and more updated options.
I was a little more impressed this time. ChatGPT provided me with four very useful options and since I did not ask it to not recommend the official Google Backup and Sync software it made sense that was the first option. The other three options ChatGPT offered are good Google Drive clients and would most likely satisfy many users needs.
I can see why people are fascinated by the service. ChatGPT’s ability to write complete sections of code, including complete WordPress plugins is interesting. It does make me wonder if the days of searching Stack Overflow for coding answers are numbered.