Highs and Lows Bitcoin had a good run, peaking at almost $20,000 in 2017. The draw isn’t just that you could have become a millionaire if you bought at the right time; it’s also that you can “mine”...
It just got way easier to build “smart” robots. Each year, the who’s who of the tech world gathers at Computex 2018, an information and communications technology showcase in Taiwan. On Sunday...
Astronomers listening for radio messages from alien civilizations require lots of processing power to crunch the data. Now, those astronomers are finding the GPUs they need in short supply as...
Bitcoin mining reportedly accounts for more energy consumption than many of the world’s nations. The environmental effect of this activity can’t be overlooked.
Computing is about to get a whole lot better. Nvidia has officially released a powerful PC GPU that is said to have nine times the deep-learning capabilities of previous models, and it’s available...
Elon Musk appeared with a former AMD architect in an event where he confirmed Tesla is working on custom AI hardware. Musk also reiterated his prediction that fully autonomous cars will be...
The U.S. Air Force is making moves to incorporate artificial intelligence into its operations. Their first project, dubbed Project Maven, will use AI and machine learning to quickly sift through...
At their GPU Technology Conference event in Taipei on Thursday, NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang predicted that fully autonomous vehicles would be available on the roads in the next four years. Self-driving...
Artificial intelligence will reshape humanity. The only question is whether humans will be better or worse as a result.
Supercomputers have revolutionized and enabled entirely new fields of science. Their power is staggering, but that’s not the whole story.