Solana Becomes the First Layer 1 Blockchain to Integrate AI with ChatGPT

The grants program is intended to encourage the ecosystem to explore new use cases of machine learning models interacting

The rolling grants program has already received 50 applications; new and existing projects can apply

The Solana Foundation integrates ChatGPT and announces strategic grants and accelerator program focused on AI growth and development on Solana

SAN FRANCISCO, May 23, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The Solana Foundation

a non-profit foundation dedicated to the decentralization, adoption, and security of the Solana network, 

today announced the Solana blockchain has become the first Layer 1 blockchain to integrate artificial intelligence with a ChatGPT plugin developed by Solana Labs.

the Solana Foundation has announced an AI accelerator program for university students and a strategic grant program to accelerate the usage and integration of AI on Solana.

Solana Becomes the First Layer 1 Blockchain to Integrate AI with ChatGPT

The ChatGPT plugin integrated with Solana, the first for a Layer 1 blockchain

The plugin can be used to buy NFTs, transfer tokens, inspect transactions, interpret public account data, and find NFT collections by floor price.

Every developer building consumer-oriented apps should be thinking about how their app

an AI model because this is a new paradigm for telling computers what to do," said Anatoly Yakovenko

"AI will make Solana more usable and understandable."

The main characteristics of Solana - fast throughput, near zero costs and ease of use - allow AI models to interact

While only in its early stages, Solana has become the center of a groundswell of AI activity happening in web3.

The program received hundreds of applications from projects and contributors, and the AI cohort has already resulted