Mark Zuckerberg Receives Axel Springer Award and Launched Facebook AI Research Initiative in …

Give Zuckerberg an award and he will put on a suit. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is known for wearing a grey T-shirt most of the time, but yesterday evening at the Axel Springer Awards 2016 in Berlin, Zuckerberg put on suit to receive the first ever Axel Springer Award for entrepreneurial spirit. Publishing house Axel Springer likely created that award just for Zuckerberg. Mark Zuckerberg had a high profile day in Germany yesterday meeting with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s chief of staff Peter Altmeier. Facebook also announced the Facebook AI Research Partnership Program in Germany. This new program is aimed to support artificial intelligence research at universities using state of the art computing hardware, software and expertise provided by Facebook. “AI is one of the technologies that I’m most excited about. Building machines…


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