06/11/2015 Toyota reveals $1bn US artificial intelligence lab
Toyota's $1 Billion AI Investment
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Toyota Invest $1 billion in Artificial Intelligence Based Driving Systems
Toyota Press Conference: Research and development of artificial intelligence
Toyota announced it was investing $1 billion over the next 5 years into AI with robotics research and creating a new company, called Toyota Research Institute Inc. The point of research are fully automated cars down the line. Also, the Institute focuses on features that can help drivers avoid crashes, like automated braking.