Why Apple is building an AI chip

Apple is reportedly working on a chip called the Apple Neural Engine, which would be dedicated to carrying out artificial intelligence (#AI) processing on its mobile devices. The addition of this type of [Read More]

Summary… * Machine-Made


Apple is reportedly working on a chip called the Apple Neural Engine, which would be dedicated to carrying out artificial intelligence (#AI) processing on its mobile devices.
The addition of this type of capability would catalyse the use of #AI on mobile devices.
Augmented reality and digital assistants are not the only applications of #AI that will become important on mobile devices.
Once the capability is made available to all mobile application developers, it will bring new types of capabilities to mobile devices.
Strictly speaking, a specific processor is not an essential requirement for using #AI on a mobile phone.

Opinion… * Man-Made


From #CPU and #GPU to #TPU. Our (mobile) devices are about to get a lot smarter; with a dedicated #AI chip. #Trend

Source: Techcentral