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Micron to invest USD 100 mln in AI start-ups

Thursday 11 October 2018 | 09:55 CET | News
Micron Technology said it will invest up to USD 100 million in startups with a strong focus on AI and machine learning through its strategic investments entity, Micron Ventures. The announcement was made at the inaugural Micron Insight 2018 event where the technology industry's top minds gathered in San Francisco to discuss the future technology landscape and ways in which memory technology brings technology to life. As part of the USD 100 million investment, Micron will target up to USD 20 million to fund startups led by women and other underrepresented groups.

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