Can Kneron’s Edge AI Chip Compete With Google & Others. Kneron today announced the launch of its neural processing unit (NPU), KL720, for AI application on devices.
With its recent funding of $40 million to grow algorithms for on-device machine learning, the semiconductor company — Kneron today announced the launch of its neural processing unit (NPU) for AI application on devices. Backed by several companies like Qualcomm, Sequoia Capital as well as Alibaba, Kneron was last in the news with its hack to deceive facial recognition systems. But, with the increasing demand to deploy on-device machine learning brought the requirement for the company to launch the Kneron KL 720 SoC for edge AI applications.
Google Announces General Availability Of AI Platform Prediction. The AI Platform Prediction is based on a Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) backend and is said to provide an enterprise-ready platform.
What’s Cooking Inside Google Research Labs In India For AI? For many years now, Google has been advancing applications in fields like Machine Learning, Natural Language Understanding, Computer Vision, Software Engineering and Multi-agent Systems. To take this to the next level, Google started an AI lab in Bangalore, with two core pillars.
What To Expect From Qualcomm’s Cloud AI 100 Chipset’s ML Development Kit. The fund will focus on startups which want to invest in the area of on-device AI and make the technology more widespread.
While We're All Super Into Conspiracy Theories: Let's Talk AI Ethics and Google. With more development and implementation of AI, many pundits and experts have been very vocal of its potential and have called for a standstill in development or at least some regulations.
Google will provide $5 million as funding for supporting the institute, along with offering AI expertise, research collaborations and cloud support.