Gyrfalcon has announced a new AI accelerator for consumer devices, the Lightspeeur 5801. This device is the company’s fourth production chip, and it has already been designed into LG’s Q70, a mid-range smartphone, where it handles inference for camera effects such as Bokeh. According to Gyrfalcon, the Lightspeeur 5801 offersContinue Reading

It may not be obvious, but you’re almost certainly using AI every day. Artificial intelligence-boosting hardware in your phone enables voice recognition and spots your friends in photos. In the cloud, it delivers search results and weeds out spam email. Next up for dedicated AI hardware will be your laptop, Intel expects. Computer andContinue Reading

Microsoft Corp. is sending representatives to a series of meetings with Pentagon officials Wednesday to discuss how companies can contribute to the military’s work on artificial intelligence, according to a list of participants reviewed by Bloomberg. Microsoft is the only Big Tech company set to attend the event, which is likely to draw objections from employeesContinue Reading

Researchers at the University of Maryland developed a new tool based on genetic evolution that automatically learned to evade censorship in China, India and Kazakhstan. Internet censorship by authoritarian governments prohibits free and open access to information for millions of people around the world. Attempts to evade such censorship haveContinue Reading

Cyber threat analysis requires high-speed supercomputers, such as Theta at Argonne’s Leadership Computing Facility, a DOE Office of Science User Facility. Credit: Argonne National Laboratory It is indisputable that technology is now a fundamental and inextricable part of our everyday existence—for most people, our employment, transportation, healthcare, education, and otherContinue Reading

In the face of growing competition, banks around the world are working hard to become the first choice of today’s customers. Recent PYMNTS research indicates that 34.8 percent of banking customers would be interested in switching their financial institutions (FIs) if their branch experiences do not match their digital bankingContinue Reading