Toyota Investing Million in Artificial Intelligence Research

Like? Share with your friends.FacebookGoogle PlusTwitterPinterestLinkedInEmail The investment will go towards the establishment of research centers with Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, with the centers to work on the combination of artificial intelligence with self-driving vehicle technology. The company said that it will form joint research centers in both the universities. Toyota announced $50 million investment in AI-powered cars during a press conference held today. The distinction is a significant one, according to Gill Pratt, a prominent American roboticist, who has left his position at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency of the Pentagon to direct the new effort. Instead, Toyota envisions cars becoming gradually smarter and more independent of humans as its own engineers and the research centres at Stanford and MIT discover breakthroughs in artificial…


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