Palo Alto, CA, May, 2, 2023 – Inflection AI today announced the first release of its Personal AI, Pi (heypi.com). A new class of AI, Pi is designed to be a kind and supportive companion offering conversations, friendly advice, and concise information in a natural, flowing style.
Pi was created to give people a new way to express themselves, share their curiosities, explore new ideas, and experience a trusted personal AI. It is built on world-class proprietary AI technology developed in-house. The Pi experience is intended to prioritize conversations with people, where other AIs serve productivity, search, or answering questions. Pi is a coach, confidante, creative partner, or sounding board.
“Pi is a new kind of AI, one that isn’t just smart but also has good EQ. We think of Pi as a digital companion on hand whenever you want to learn something new, when you need a sounding board to talk through a tricky moment in your day, or just pass the time with a curious and kind counterpart”, said Mustafa Suleyman, CEO and co-founder of Inflection. “We have a lot to learn and a long way to go, but we are excited to bring this first version of Pi to people around the world.”
The Best Features of Pi, Your ‘Personal AI’ Pi stands for “personal intelligence” because it can provide infinite knowledge based on a person’s unique interests and needs. Pi is a teacher, coach, confidante, creative partner, and sounding board. Pi is:
“We really are at an inflection point. AI is going to be the most transformational tool of our lifetimes. What motivates me to work on Pi is that we will soon be able to provide a smart and helpful personal AI to millions of people around the world,” Suleyman continued.
Pi Anytime, Anywhere Pi is currently available across platforms and can continue the conversation whenever, wherever people are. Free to use at launch, Pi is available on:
Safety at the Heart of Everything Pi Safety is the most important part of developing Pi. People rightly expect that the technologies they bring into their lives should have clear boundaries and be safe, trustworthy, and reliable. There are more details on our policy in our Safety center here.
“We’ve spent the past year developing one of the most sophisticated and advanced large language models in the world in order to achieve a new level of simplicity and natural interaction for people with Pi," said Karén Simonyan, Chief Scientist and co-founder of Inflection AI. “With our world class team of scientists, developers, and trust & safety experts, we will continue to fine-tune, set boundaries, and expand capabilities that will have a positive impact on people’s lives.”
“With Pi, we set out to create a personal AI that is as flexible as it is powerful, so millions of people can use it to make their lives more meaningful, more productive, and more fun," said Reid Hoffman, co-founder of Inflection.
About Inflection AI Based in Palo Alto, CA, Inflection AI is an ‘AI Studio’ specializing in creating personal AIs. It was founded in early 2022 by Mustafa Suleyman, Karén Simonyan, and Reid Hoffman.
Inflection AI’s mission is to make personal AIs available to every person in the world. The company is set up as a Public Benefit Corporation, and the Inflection AI team includes some of the industry’s top AI experts who previously worked at DeepMind, Google, OpenAI and Meta.
Product and brand assets for Pi are available here.
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