Microsoft replaces journalists with AI
Published in AI
Monday, 01 June 2020 11:09

Microsoft replaces journalists with AI

 

What could possibly go wrong?

Software King of the World Microsoft has decided that you don't need jounalists to run a news room when a nice shiny AI will do it for you.

AI used to invent better characters
Published in AI
Thursday, 28 May 2020 11:50

AI used to invent better characters


EA wants to make things more lifelike

Boffins at Electronic Arts are testing recent advances in artificial intelligence as a way to speed the development process and make games more lifelike using AI.

ARM introduces Ethos N78 NPU
Published in AI
Wednesday, 27 May 2020 11:24

ARM introduces Ethos N78 NPU


Neural processing makes better photors

All of a sudden, everyone became a better photographer, and this is due more to machine learning and neural processing units in modern phones, rather than people mastering the skill.

Software engineers less attractive under AI
Published in AI


Even if they bathe more

The rise of artificial intelligence will make even software engineers less attractive according to tech billionaire boss of Twitter, Jack Dorsey.

AI forces a "golden age" of chip innovation
Published in AI


GPUs are not optimised for an AI workload

AI has ushered in a new golden age of semiconductor innovation as flaws in the use of GPUs to do the number crunching are getting annoying.

Nvidia GA100 is a high-performance AI
Published in Graphics
Friday, 08 May 2020 10:36

Nvidia GA100 is a high-performance AI


TSMC 7nm, next-gen Hopper 5nm

There have been rumors for quite some time about the Nvidia Ampere and the manufacturing nod. Nvidia’s first AI-based solution comes from TSMC, while some GPUs will be manufactured by Samsung too.

AI is brilliant in the lab but pants in real life
Published in News


Somestimes accuracy is not everything 

A study from Google Health -- the first to look at the impact of a deep-learning tool in real clinical settings -- reveals that even the most accurate AIs can actually make things worse if not tailored to the clinical environments in which they will work.

Nvidia GTC Keynote set for May 14
Published in AI
Sunday, 26 April 2020 10:30

Nvidia GTC Keynote set for May 14


Get Amped 

Roughly two months after the original GTC 2020 schedule, Nvidia is ready to host the GTC 2020 spring keynote. The choice of words "Get Amped” in the press release gives you an idea that 7nm Ampere might get released at that time.  

AI can spot a bear bot at 20 paces
Published in AI
Wednesday, 22 April 2020 10:37

AI can spot a bear bot at 20 paces


Humans smell

AI is being used to spot the difference between human users and fake accounts on Twitter.

Ai works out who dung it
Published in AI
Monday, 20 April 2020 12:24

Ai works out who dung it


Do we blame it on the dog?

Researchers have developed a new machine-learning algorithm that can determine whether a human or a dog deposited ancient excrement.