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/

Global Learning XPRIZE Finalist Teams

Introducing the finalist teams competing for the $15 million Global Learning XPRIZE. Teams from around the world have worked to develop open-source and scalable software that will enable children in developing countries to teach themselves basic reading, writing and arithmetic skills within 15 months. We look forward to their groundbreaking solutions and the journey ahead as they begin field testing.

Source: learning.xprize.org/teams