Google Invests In DFKI, An Artificial Intelligence Research Center In Germany

Google has been putting serious investment into building out its artificial intelligence, deep learning and robotics capabilities, and this week the company made its latest move to tap into some of the more cutting edge work going on in the field, specifically in Europe.The search giant, through its German division Google Germany, has made an investment in the German Research Centre for Artificial Intelligence (the DFKI), a nonprofit institute where some 450 scientists, academics and others work on projects in areas like language technology, embedded intelligence and augmented reality; and occasionally spin out businesses based on those projects. It’s one of the largest research centers of its kind. Google is not disclosing the amount of its investment but confirms that the stake will give Google a seat on the DFKI’s board. A Google spokesperson says…


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