UK invests £900 million in a new supercomputer
After Brexit UK fears falling behind in the AI race
The UK, which once had an Empire and a favoured status in Europe, is having to invest in its own supercomputer as it fears falling behind the rest of the world in artificial intelligence.
Microsoft built a cloudy supercomputer as part of its OpenAI plans
But it was unsure if it could build anything that big
Software King of the World Microsoft knew that it would have to build a cloud-based supercomputer if it had a chance of getting its OpenAI plans working – the problem was that it was unsure it could use its own Azure product to do it.
IBM runs an AI based supercomputer
Fortunately it is using it for "good"
IBM has unveiled its "AI supercomputer" composed of a bunch of virtual machines running within IBM Cloud."
Tesla's new supercomputer caused power cut in Palo Alto
Might have a few energy problems
Tesla's new Dojo supercomputer tripped the power grid in Palo Alto even when it was only operating its first chip and training tiles.
Boffins warn that no one could control an AI supercomputer
If we are dumb enough to give a supercomputer that functionality we are truly stuffed
Top boffins have warned that if humanity ever gives a super computer AI level functions, we are as doomed as a country whose chancellor signed over most of his countries' energy needs to Russia.
AMD is now in the fastest supercomputer in the world
Exascale and super-floppy
The AMD-powered Frontier supercomputer is now the first officially recognized exascale supercomputer in the world, topping 1.102 ExaFlop/s during a sustained Linpack run.
IBM wants to make quantum supercomputers
The plan is potentially alive and dead
IBM is ready to expand quantum technology into supercomputing – a gift for Bond villains everywhere.
Tsar Putin orders glorious Russian supercomputer
Made with invincible and advanced Russian chips based on proven technology
Terrified that ordering invasions of other countries might prevent his country getting its paws on technology, Tsar Putin has ordered that a supercomputer be built around Russian-made Elbrus processors.
Meta builds AI supercomputer
What could go wrong?
Meta boffins are building a new artificial intelligence supercomputer that the company maintains will soon be the fastest in the world.
Tesla unveils Dojo supercomputer tech
Apparently calculated the existence of rice pudding and income tax before it was switched on
At its AI Day, Tesla unveiled its Dojo supercomputer technology in a move to show off its growing in-house chip design talent.