News Forget ChatGPT — Groq is the new AI model to beat with blistering computation speed


Nov 27, 2023
How can they get away with using the same name basically?
The word Grok dates back to the early 60s, first coined in Heinlein's Stranger in a Strange Land. It had multiple meanings, one of which was to understand — hence the fascinating with the word among the emerging tech scene over the next few decades.

The AI chip/platform Groq actually predates Elon Musk giving his chatbot the name Grok by 7 years as it was founded in 2016 and Grok launched last year.