referring to A charitable foundation backed by Mark Zuckerberg and his wife said Monday it has bought a Canadian artificial intelligence startup as part of a mission to eradicate disease.
Zuckerberg plans to continue improving Jarvis, and says he expects AI technology to improve greatly in the coming five to 10 years.
Zuckerberg said last month that he built an artificial intelligence-imbued software ‘butler’ — named Jarvis — that even plays with his family.
The software learns his tastes and patterns, as well as new words or concepts, and can even entertain his one-year-old daughter Max, according to Zuckerberg.
The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative did not disclose financial terms of the deal to acquire Toronto-based Meta, which uses AI to quickly read and comprehend scientific papers and then provide insights to researchers.
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Zuckerberg’s charity acquires AI startup in an effort to eradicate disease
The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is a standalone company founded by the Facebook founder and his wife, philanthropist and doctor Chan.
The startup raised $6 million in venture funding back in November 2015, and has raised more than $7 million in total, according to Crunchbase.
A charitable foundation backed by Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, has acquired an AI startup as part of their initiative to eradicate diseases.
CZI is making its first acquisition, a Toronto-based startup Meta that “developed an AI that helps scientists read, understand and prioritise millions of scientific papers,” founded in 2010.
The hope is that the technology developed by Meta will help those in the scientific community discover and share research more easily.
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