Qualcomm introduces AI Stack portfolio
Qualcomm introduced the AI Stack, a set of solutions that bring artificial intelligence to its existing product portfolio. The stack allows vendors and developers to more easily integrate AI into Qualcomm's products.
The AI Stack contains AI tools that support Qualcomm's portfolio. Developers an... Read more
Microsoft restricts access to several controversial AI services
Microsoft announced it will phase out access to a number of its artificial intelligence-powered facial recognition tools. The changes apply to some of its most controversial tech, including a product that seeks to identify the emotions people exhibit based on videos and images.
The company has r... Read more
Microsoft Teams update improves sound quality in suboptimal settings
Microsoft Teams gained new machine learning and artificial intelligence functionality to substantially improve the audio quality of meetings and calls in suboptimal settings.
The functionality addresses ambient noises, poor acoustics and quality for users without a headset. For them, feedback l... Read more
Inflection AI raises $225 million to transform computer-human interactions
Inflection AI, a start-up founded by DeepMind and LinkedIn, is working to make it simple and easier for individuals to converse with computers and raised approximately $225M in the latest funding rounds.
Inflection AI, a relatively new AI start-up, has raised about $225M in funding. The start-up... Read more
Technology providers to follow top trends in 2022
Top modern trends are expected to drive technology providers in 2022 and beyond.
The technology industry has evolved dramatically over the last five years, with many new trends impacting companies large and small. Here are just a few of the top trends driving technology providers in 2022.
Big... Read more
AI-driven logistics platform Zozio raises €4 million in funds
Zozio, a Paris-based logistics platform, picked up a €4 million round to grow the business internationally.
Zozio raised €4 million in funds. The round was supervised by Capricorn Partners and recognized the contribution of Industrya and The Faktory Fund. The funding serves to expand the Par... Read more
NetApp and Nvidia enhance turnkey supercomputing infrastructure
The joint offering provides a new infrastructure for HPC and AI.
This week, NetApp announced that its EF600 all-flash NVMe storage combined with the BeeGFS parallel file system is now certified for NVIDIA DGX SuperPOD. The latter is an AI data center infrastructure platform, which is now optimiz... Read more
Meta opens LLM AI model OPT-175B to the public
Meta AI made its Open Pretrained Transformer (OPT-175B) training model available for free. The release invites scientists to use the model for research.
Meta AI wants to stimulate the use of large language models (LLMs). LLMs are AI training models based on Natural Language Processing (NLP) and ... Read more
HPE introduces Machine Learning Development System
HPE is expanding its machine learning capabilities portfolio considerably. The tech giant introduced the HPE Machine Learning Development System and Swarm Learning framework, two appliances for developing machine learning models.
The introductions were made possible by integrating Determined AI... Read more
Artificial intelligence (AI) skills gap throughout Europe: IBM study
As per IBM research, the technology sector across Spain, Germany, and the UK struggle to find workers having adequate AI experience or skills.
The AI experience or skills gap throughout Europe endangers digital innovation and curbs economic growth. More than 20% (a quarter) of technology recruit... Read more