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Elon Musk donates $10M to our research program

January 22, 2015
Jesse Galef


We are delighted to report that Elon Musk has decided to donate $10M to FLI to run a global research program aimed at keeping AI beneficial to humanity.

You can read more about the pledge here.

A sampling of the media coverage: Fast Company, Tech Crunch, Wired (also here), Mashable, Slash Gear, BostInno, Engineering & Technology, Christian Science Monitor.

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