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The Inflection AI Story: How a Secretive Unicorn Reached a $4 Billion Valuationby@kseniase
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The Inflection AI Story: How a Secretive Unicorn Reached a $4 Billion Valuation

by Ksenia Se11mJuly 23rd, 2023
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Inflection AI, a promising Gen AI startup, made headlines in June after securing $1.3 billion in funding and a $4 billion valuation within just two years of its launch. The sudden rise was fueled by backing from influential investors like Bill Gates, Eric Schmidt, Reid Hoffman, Microsoft, and Nvidia. Microsoft is supporting Inflection with its cloud computing infrastructure, while Nvidia is contributing 20,000 H100 GPUs for LLM training in partnership with CoreWeave. The company's core product, AI assistant Pi, and its Large Language Model (LLM), Inflection-1, have garnered significant attention. Exploring the founders' vision, the model's development and the company's financial and legal status adds to the intrigue surrounding this AI unicorn. Additionally, uncovering lesser-known details about the founders and their approach to AI risks promises to provide valuable insights into the unique journey of Inflection AI.

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