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Google’s New ‘data Echoing’ Technique Speeds Up AI Training

Posted in Software on 15th Jul, 2019
by Alex Muller

Google Brain, Google’s AI research division, propose in a paper a technique called “data echoing,” which they say reduces the computation used by earlier pipeline stages by reusing intermediate outputs from these stages.

Intel: New Chip Materials Will Enable Massive AI Research Gains

Posted in Business, Hardware, Software on 12th Jul, 2019
by Alex Muller

This burgeoning interest in “edge AI” has to an extent outpaced hardware, much of which is practically incapable of accomplishing tasks better suited to a datacenter.

Google Cloud’s Andrew Moore Says AI Must Be More Accessible To Succeed

Posted in Business, Software on 11th Jul, 2019
by Alex Muller

Non-data scientists can find the technology mysterious and intimidating. But some of the most impressive uses of AI, he says, have come when outsiders get involved with the design and development process.

Apple’s First App Development Accelerator Opens In Shanghai, China

Posted in Business, Software on 11th Jul, 2019
by Alex Muller

Apple expects to assist accelerator participants in designing, distributing, and marketing their apps for global rather than just local appeal, as well as spotlighting its newest and most important technologies within the country.

How Facebook’s New ‘Mirror World’ Will Help Train AI

Posted in Hardware, Software on 4th Jul, 2019
by Alex Muller

The dream of a robot butler seems tantalizingly close, but first we need to teach them how to navigate our cluttered human environments.