Computer Chips Evolve to Keep Up With Deep Learning

Innovation is flourishing in the semiconductor industry, at startups as well as at companies like IBM, whose TrueNorth chip is patterned after the human brain......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 11th, 2017

Behind South Korea"s chip boom, worries over future

The craze for smartphones, social media and universal connectivity is generating immense wealth but also deep unease in South Korea, source of a large share of the computer chips that make them work......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 30th, 2018

AI in Action: Deep Learning Cracks Poker Code (Part I)

How engineers taught a computer to beat poker pros using its "intuition" .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 17th, 2017

Creativity – Learning From Pixar

I recently read Creativity Inc, a book by Ed Catmull, who is co-founder of Pixar. Ed is a deep thinker, who after a two decade goal produced the first computer-animated feature film ‘Toy Story’. Upon achieving this goal, and .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 18th, 2017

AI expert wants to bring deep learning to the masses

Few of us would ever dare to live without electricity. Now, a prominent computer scientist is betting we won't want to live without another technology: artificial intelligence......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 8th, 2017

1 Thing NVIDIA Investors Should Worry About

Intel recently acquired deep learning startup Nervana Systems, which has designed chips specifically for training AI systems. These could compete directly with NVIDIA GPUs in the space......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 3rd, 2017

This AI can create "videos of the future"

BIIThis story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Digital Media Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Researchers from the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have developed a deep learning sy.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 1st, 2016

Intel Uses Acquired Chips to Drive Deep Learning

Intel Corp., to intensify its efforts to counter rival Nvidia Corp. in the hot new computing market known as deep learning, is taking the unusual step of relying on technology developed by a startup it acquired......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 17th, 2016

Nest Gives Its Security Cameras Brains Using Google"s Computer Vision Software

Nest is starting to give its security cameras the ability to understand the world with the help of Google's deep learning software. Nest is starting to give its security cameras the ability to understand the world with the help of Google's deep lear.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 8th, 2016

Will South Korea Become The Juggernaut That Brings Smart Living to You?

The country's leading manufacturers are making significant investments in AI and deep learning technologies.....»»

Category: topSource: incFeb 19th, 2018

NVIDIA Management Talks Cloud Computing, Deep Learning, and Self-Driving Cars

NVIDIA's fourth-quarter conference call reveals what's behind its skyrocketing growth, and what management sees driving future profitability......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 16th, 2018

Google Photos Bug Randomly Changes Dates On Older Photos

Google Photos is one of the most popular apps from Google. In the last few years, the search engine giant has deeply integrated machine learning, computer vision, and AI technologies into Google Photos to .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 13th, 2018

Wall Street to grill Intel on chip security flaws

(Reuters) - Wall Street analysts will grill Intel Corp executives on how massive security flaws in its computer chips are impacting business when the company reports quarterly results on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 25th, 2018

Galaxy S9, Galaxy Note 9 To Come With Machine Learning Chips

Samsung’s 2018 flagship pho.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 19th, 2018

Key Words: Can computers ever beat humans in a reading test? It just happened

Alibaba says its deep-learning model beat out humans in a complex, comprehensive reading test for the first time......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2018

Intel faces scrutiny as questions swirl over computer chip security

The cause of the new public relations crisis for Intel are Meltdown and Spectre. Meltdown affects only Intel chips.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 8th, 2018

Flawed computer chips and how to fix them

As tech giants race against the clock to fix major security flaws in microprocessors, many users are wondering what lurks behind unsettling names like "Spectre" or "Meltdown" and what can be done about this latest IT scare.  .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 7th, 2018

Intel says no significant slowdown from patching

Intel downplayed concerns that software updates to address security vulnerabilities in its computer chips will degrade performance. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 5th, 2018

How to protect devices from Spectre and Meltdown chip flaws

Companies like Apple and Microsoft are rolling out fixes to protect against Spectra and Meltdown, two major flaws found in most computer chips that affect processors......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJan 5th, 2018

Intel downplays fears security patch will slow computers

Intel downplayed concerns that software updates to address security vulnerabilities in its computer chips will degrade performance of computers as businesses and consumers scrambled to figure out whether installing the patches would slow their machines......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 5th, 2018

The "Meltdown" Story: How A Researcher Discovered The "Worst" Flaw In Intel History

Daniel Gruss didn't sleep much the night he hacked his own computer and exposed a flaw in most of the chips made in the past .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 5th, 2018