Will AI propel the Bard in us

Earlier today Google released Bard – a Artificial Intelligence (AI) driven tool that will blend the capability of search engine and felicity of human conversation.  Bard immediately reminded me of William Shakespeare.  Literary ‘bard’ means  a tribal poet-singer skilled in composing and reciting verses on heroes and their deeds.  Year 2023 has started with a spate of AI releases.