Mars Rover Perseverance runs Xilinx
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2020 Rover has computer vision and 18X faster performance

Earlier in May 2020, we had a chance to chat with Minal Sawant, Space System Architect at Xilinx, and learned a lot about the top-notch 20 nm Space-Grade Radiation Tolerant (RT) Kintex UltraScale XQRKU060FPGA. Mars Rover Perseverance has just launched onboard on an Atlas V-541, and it is a crucial part of the Mars 2020 mission.

Schmidt and Work want to train AI coders
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Thinking of creating a Hogwarts of AI magic

The US government's approach of letting Silicon Valley drive the country's technological boom has left the government itself scrambling for tech talent.

AI learns to sing in multiple languages
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Technically the death of modern music

Researchers at Zhejiang University and Microsoft claim they've developed an AI system -- DeepSinger -- that can generate singing voices in multiple languages by training on data from music websites.

Boffins use AI to make your writing more polite
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Apparently emails are too rude

Boffins at Carnegie Mellon University have devised a technique that's designed to automatically make written communication more polite.

Xilinx Adaptive Computing Challenge made
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Substantial prizes

Xilinx and Hackster.io Team Up For Inaugural Xilinx Adaptive Computing Challenge