Putting AI in Your Pocket: MIT Chip Cuts Neural Network Power Consumption by 95%

The neural networks behind recent AI advances are powerful things, but they need a lot of juice. Engineers at MIT have now developed a new chip that cuts neural nets’ power consumption by up to 95 percent, potentially allowing them to run on battery-powered mobile devices.

Source: singularityhub.com/2018/02/26/putting-ai-in-your-pocket-mit-chip-cuts-neural-network-power-consumption-by-95/

How Fast Is AI Progressing? Stanford’s New Report Card for Artificial Intelligence

When? This is probably the question futurists, AI experts, and even people with a keen interest in technology dread most. It’s been famously difficult to predict when developments in AI will take place. Stanford’s new AI Index aims to clarify the situation by regularly defining and measuring AI progress.

Source: singularityhub.com/2018/01/18/how-fast-is-ai-progressing-stanfords-new-report-card-for-artificial-intelligence/