White House announces $140 million A.I. hub investment ahead of meeting with Google, OpenAI
The White House announced it would invest $140 million to create seven artificial intelligence research hubs and released new guidance on AI.
The developments come ahead of Vice President Kamala Harris’s meeting with executives from Google’s parent company Alphabet, Anthropic, Microsoft and OpenAI Thursday.
It’s part of the Biden administration’s aim to curtail security risks associated with AI as the technology rapidly develops and to impress on pioneering companies that they can help reduce harm early on. OpenAI is the creator of the widely used AI tool, ChatGPT — bolstered by an investment from Microsoft. Anthropic...