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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.

Precision Navigation Systems Startup Interview

Posted in Hardware, Interviews, Online, Software on 4th Mar, 2022
by Alex Muller

Meet Precision Navigation Systems, a startup that provides precise GPS positioning for robots, drones, and IoT devices.