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Microsoft makes multi-billion dollar investment in ChatGPT-owner OpenAI


This round of investment will help OpenAI’s research in AI and seek to position Azure OpenAI services for new AI-powered experiences.

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The talk about OpenAI and how the company’s release of ChatGPT will improve human-to-computer interaction has raged on in recent weeks. The conversation has sparked global interest in artificial intelligence, and Microsoft is showing plenty of ambition as it aims to dominate the AI services market.

The tech giant has announced a broader partnership deal in the form of a multibillion-dollar investment in OpenAI. There are no official details, but some mainstream media sites put the figure at $10 billion. The announcement comes weeks after Microsoft launched its expanded Azure OpenAI services.

According to Microsoft, this latest investment is the third phase of an ongoing collaboration following the company’s investments in OpenAI’s supercomputing and research in 2019 ($1 billion) and 2021 ...


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