Google built a processor just for AI

The fun part? You’ve already seen what TPUs can do. Google has been quietly using them for over a year, and they’ve handled everything from improving map quality to securing AlphaGo’s victory over the human Go champion. The AI could both move faster and predict further ahead thanks to the chip, Google says. You won’t get to buy the chip yourself, alas, but you might just notice its impact as AI becomes an ever more important part of Google’s services. For all the latest news and updates from Google I/O 2016, follow along here.

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