Tuesday, July 30, 2019

AGI: Microsoft Azure => $1B => OpenAI

Microsoft invests $1 billion in Elon Musk's OpenAI

"Microsoft is investing $1 billion in Elon Musk's OpenAI to build artificial intelligence that can tackle more complex tasks, the companies announced Monday.

Through the partnership, the companies will build new Azure AI supercomputing technologies and Microsoft will become OpenAI's exclusive cloud provider, according to the announcements. The companies said the technology they plan to build, artificial general intelligence (AGI), will be able to solve more complex problems that AI currently is capable of."

Microsoft Invests In and Partners with OpenAI to Support Us Building Beneficial AGI

Microsoft to invest $1bn in OpenAI to build Azure AI supercomputing technologies - Data Economy