Inside Facebook’s Biggest Artificial Intelligence Project Ever

By Stacey Higginbotham Michael Short/Bloomberg/Getty Images The next time you load Facebook, whether its website or one of its mobile applications, consider the computing muscle it takes to load the personal updates, news stories, and family photos you see on your screen. Now multiply that by one billion users. Now do it every single day. To run Facebook FB isn’t just to operate the social network of a company that landed at No. 242 on last year’s Fortune 500. It’s also to run the racks and racks of computing infrastructure necessary to serve it up—the processors and memory and software necessary to know what you want to see, where you want to see it, when you want to see it. Facebook serves one-fifth of the world’s population and more than…


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