BigDataFr recommends: Microsoft Plans to Back More AI Startups Through Venture Funding.
[…] A new mission for Microsoft Ventures.
Investments in startups specializing in artificial intelligence, the subspecialties of machine learning, and big data analysis are booming. Now Microsoft is expanding its efforts with a new investment fund focused on startups using AI for “inclusive growth and positive impact on society.”
The software giant defined the mission as providing funding for AI companies that will help people work with machines to increase access to education, teach new skills, create jobs, improve treatment of disease, and other world-mending tasks. […]