2021-12-16 - Sally Ward-Foxton

New Optical Chip Surpasses GPU in Hardest Math Problems

An optical computing startup has demonstrated a silicon photonics accelerator running the Ising problem more than 100 times faster than…

2020-12-22 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Graphcore IPU vs. Nvidia GPUs: How They’re Different

Graphcore benchmarked its 4-chip system against a single Nvidia GPU. Is that comparing apples to oranges? Does it matter?

2020-12-16 - Sally Ward-Foxton

AI Startup Emerges From Stealth With System-Level Accelerator

SambaNova, one of the best-funded AI chip startups, has launched its rack-based AI…

2020-12-09 - Sally Ward-Foxton

IBM Ecosystem Promises Game-Changing AI Performance

IBM research ecosystem promises full-stack innovation for game-changing AI chips, but its goals are lofty...

2020-11-23 - Sally Ward-Foxton

AI Accelerator Targets Video Analytics at the Edge

The US AI accelerator startup, one of the first to talk about its compute-in-memory technique, has launched a 4-W chip…

2020-10-23 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Flex Logix Takes on Nvidia with Edge AI Accelerator

Flex Logix’ InferX X1 AI accelerator packs a punch on Yolo v3 and is priced for high volume...

2020-09-02 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Next-Gen AI SoC for Video and Audio Edge Processing

Kneron’s Next-Gen AI SoC for battery-powered applications includes new version of neural processing unit IP which clocks in at 1.4…

2020-07-08 - Sally Ward-Foxton

A Startup focuses on Making tinyML Designs Easy

Edge Impulse is planning to accelerate that knowledge base and enable the first generation of tinyML-enabled products.