Intel Corporation Getting A New Rival, And It’s a Very Big Internet Firm

FacebookTwitter In a blow to Intel, Google revealed a new custom-designed chip that helps run artificial intelligence, reports Wired. The search giant is targeting unprecedented efficiency with its new chip. Intel already had enough problems to worry about like layoffs, its mobile business, etc., and now it has one more. A threat to Intel and Nvidia Google has designed all sorts of new hardware devices like networking gear, computer servers and more for the massive data centers that support its many online services. The search giant needs a chip that can do more with less while consuming less power to take artificial intelligence to new heights. Google’s new chip, the Tensor Processing Unit, or TPU, is tailored to machine learning so that it needs fewer transistors to run each operation, the Internet firm said.…


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