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Mistral Raising at $5B Just 4 Months After Raising at $2B

Mistral, renowned for its open-source LLM contributions, is set to raise funds at a $5 billion valuation, a substantial increase from the $2 billion valuation just four months ago. This rapid valuation growth follows Mistral’s strategic partnership with Microsoft, leveraging non-open-source models through Azure to hint at substantial revenue paths. The company also recently released […]

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Is Stability AI In Financial Trouble?

While there is a lot to celebrate in the AI and Gen AI space, the harsh reality of compute costs are sinking in. The AI Breakdown: Artificial Intelligence News highlights a Bloomberg reports that the company is burning $8m/month while only making $1.2m-$3m, and that investor pressure on the company is mounting. Is it an […]

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Is This the First Anti-AI Strike? The Writers Guild of America Protests AI Writing

The Writers Guild of America is striking after not being able to come to an agreement with TV and film executives. At the heart of the matter is the use of AI, and many believe the issues at stake are broadly relevant for other industries as well. This video is from The AI Breakdown with […]

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