Blockchain VC ‘The Bitcoin Man’ dives into artificial intelligence with Solidus AI Tech
HAS artificial intelligence (AI) has really gotten sentient ? It’s been the buzzing trend in the tech industry, ever since the Google engineer claimed that a never-before-seen AI system had become sentient.
Blake Lemoine, software engineer for Google, claimed that a conversation technology – Language Model for Dialogue Applications (LaMDA), a family of conversational neural language models developed by Google, had reached a level of consciousness after exchanging thousands of messages with her. Since then, The Week’s research team has noticed that venture capital (VC) funds around the world are particularly interested in strategic investments in the AI industry.
Today, here at The Week, we learned of a substantial undisclosed amount from a notable blockchain industry venture capital fund’ bitcoin man ‘, in Solidus AI Tech (AI-Tech.io), the company behind the world’s first AI utility token – AITECH. The founder of the venture capital fund, Herbert Sim himself, will also join the company as an advisor.
Speaking about the investment and nomination at The Week, the founder of Solidus AI Tech Paul Farhi said: “Herbert Sim will be a great asset to the team. He brings with him an astonishing wealth of knowledge in the field of cryptography, and he is a true champion of bitcoin and its underlying technology, Blockchain. He is a pragmatic and visionary businessman who has deep respect for what we are trying to achieve here at Solidus AI Tech. He is also a philanthropist. And these are just a few of the reasons why he is so highly respected in our industry. We are very happy to have him among us, and I am convinced that he will have a significant impact here very soon.
Talking about investing, the founder of “The Bitcoin Man” Herbert Sim said, “The Solidus AI Tech High Performance Computing (HPC) green data center and its Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) platform where government authorities, megacorps, SMBs, professionals, Metaverse projects and Play2Earn will be able to buy artificial projects I expect intelligence services and high-performance computing power seamlessly with the AITECH token will be widely received. The HPC infrastructure platform will power and address challenges, such as cost, speed, power consumption and security for trending technologies such as metaverse world and Play2Earn games. The company is also set to launch its own Meta BattleBots NFT collection (metabattlebots.com) for its in-development Play2Earn Metaverse game, based on Unity’s latest Unreal Engine 5, which will be powered by our data center at high performance computing. An exciting roadmap and a journey ahead.
Sim’s pedigree is impressive: a public and verified ‘blue tick’ figure on all major social media platforms – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram (by the handle @HerbertRsim) in the Blockchain industry, Sim was COO worlds at HUOBI, one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges (in 2018 the company became a listed company in Hong Kong) and he was also the marketing director of the Russian asset trading platform digital – Cryptology. Sim led the business development team at Hong Kong-based Broctagon Fintech Group, which provides end-to-end blockchain solutions (including enterprise protocol development, crypto exchange setup and token listing services), deep institutional liquidity, and comprehensive system security testing.
In addition to his many philanthropic and professional accomplishments, Sim holds an MBA from the University of Wolverhampton, UK and a BA in Mass Communication from Oklahoma City University, USA. United.