Google reportedly acquires AI company DeepMind for $400M

By | January 27, 2014

Google reportedly acquires AI company DeepMind for 400M

Secretive London-based company specializes in combining machine learning to build general-purpose learning algorithms.

Google is expanding its ambitions in artificial intelligence with the $400 million acquisition of AI company DeepMind, according to a report Recode.

DeepMind’s Web site describes the London-based company as “cutting edge,” specializing in combing “the best techniques from machine learning and systems neuroscience to build powerful general-purpose learning algorithms.” The site said the company’s initial commercial applications were simulations, e-commerce, and games…$400m/

Darn, I should have been working on my AI neural net idea all these years. I’d love to retire right now with $50 million and spend the rest of my life making music.

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