• How AI is decommoditizing the chip industry

    1 month ago - By Venture Beat

    GUEST: Since the early days of computing, there has always been this idea that artificial intelligence would one day change the world. We've seen this future depicted in countless pop culture references and by futurist thinkers for decades, yet the technology itself remained elusive. Incremental progress was mostly relegated to fringe academi...
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  • Intel buys deep-learning startup Vertex.AI to join its Movidius unit

    Intel buys deep-learning startup Vertex.AI to join its Movidius unit

    1 month ago - By Tech Crunch

    Intel has an ambition to bring more artificial intelligence technology into all aspects of its business, and today is stepping up its game a little in the area with an acquisition. The computer processing giant has acquired Vertex.AI , a startup that had a mission of making it possible to develop “deep learning for every platform”, and had built a deep learning engine called PlaidML to do this.
    Terms of the deal have not been disclosed but Intel has provided us with the following statement, confirming the deal and that the whole team - including founders Choong Ng and Brian Retford - will...
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  • The future of artificial intelligence in retail

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Hype around artificial intelligence has never been higher - and one industry where it has a chance to make a major impact on profits is retail.
    Business Insider Intelligence projects that AI will boost profitability in retail and wholesale by nearly 60% by 2035, setting off a wave of excitement and investment among companies.
    The areas where AI will have its biggest impact are personalization, search and chatbots.
    But as hype and misunderstanding continue to build, it's become harder than ever to keep sight of the true disruptive potential of AI.
    Find out how AI is being implemented in...
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