ARM’s next-gen chip design puts the focus on artificial intelligence

ARM’s next-gen chip design puts the focus on artificial intelligence  #5G #IoT #mobile

  • ARM tipped its hand today with the announcement of DynamIQ, a new technology it says will lay the groundwork for its next generation of mobile processors.
  • Like other mobile chip makers, the company’s got a lot to contend with when it comes to future-proofing its offerings, and certainly ARM’s making some pretty big claims for what it’s calling its “biggest micro-architectural shift since […] 2011”

    Central to the company’s speed boasts are its focus on future artificial intelligence, an aspect of technology that will continue to grow more central to mobile computing over the next several years, both through the proliferation of smart-assistants, autonomous vehicles and beyond.

  • As with offerings from other mobile chip makers, the company is targeting a wide range of different computing platforms that move well beyond mobile.
  • Microsoft has already laid some of the groundwork for additional applications back in December when it announced that it would be bringing its apps to the company’s mobile processors, in an attempt to get hardware makers to build a wider variety of devices for the operating system.
  • ARM’s not giving exact dates for the technology’s anticipated arrival, only stating that it expects its hardware partners to ship an additional 100 billion ARM-based chips by the year 2021, having shipped roughly half that number between 2013 and 2017.

ARM tipped its hand today with the announcement of DynamIQ, a new technology it says will lay the groundwork for its next generation of mobile processors…
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Deep Learning AI Leads Robot to Victory in Amazon’s Picking Challenge

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  • Deep Learning AI Leads Robot to Victory in Amazon’s Picking Challenge
  • Amazon currently uses robots in 13 of its 123 warehouses worldwide.
  • Enter this little bad boy, the robot that won Amazon’s Picking Challenge.
  • The robots were scored on their ability to correctly select individual items from shelves.
  • The items used represented a cross section of products commonly found in Amazon’s warehouses.

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A robot with deep learning capabilities and depth-sensing cameras has won this year’s Amazon Picking Challenge.


Deep Learning AI Leads Robot to Victory in Amazon’s Picking Challenge