AI

An Autonomous Ship Used AI To Cross The Atlantic Without A Human Crew

Posted in Hardware, Software on 25th Jun, 2022
by Alex Muller

The new Mayflower-logically dubbed the Mayflower 400-is a 50-foot-long trimaran, can go up to 10 knots or 18.5 kilometers an hour, is powered by electric motors that run on solar energy, and required a crew of zero.

Nanomagnetic Computing Could Drastically Cut AI's Energy Use

Posted in Hardware, Science, Software on 30th May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Researchers estimate that when scaled up it could be 100,000 times more efficient than conventional computing.

NVIDIA’s Tiny New AI Transforms Photos Into Full 3D Scenes in Seconds

Posted in Software on 31st Mar, 2022
by Alex Muller

Building on previous work, NVIDIA researchers showed how a small neural network trained on a few dozen images can render the pictured scene in full 3D.

Oxford Researchers Train AI Two Times Faster With a Simple Mathematical Trick

Posted in Software on 31st Mar, 2022
by Alex Muller

The researchers showed that the approach can be used to train a variety of different machine learning algorithms, but because it only involves a forward pass it was able to slash training times by as much as half.

Elon Musk Is Hoping to use his Money and Power to Create Artificial General Intelligence

Posted in Business, Hardware, Software on 28th Feb, 2022
by Alex Muller

Tesla has already made billions selling AI and software. Tesla spent $2.5 billion on research in 2021. Musk is now leveraging Tesla EVs to create self-driving cars and truly useful robots for business and households.