Intel Announces ‘Nervana’ Neural Network Processor

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The Nervana NNP is designed from the ground up with this type of computing in mind.

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Surface Laptop Review Roundup: Nice Hardware, Windows 10 S Disappoints

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Reviews of the Windows 10 S-equipped Surface Laptop have hit the ground — is this the Surface for regular users, or another niche device?

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Amazon robots close to replacing the rest of warehouse workers

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For anyone wondering whether robots are gaining ground on people when it comes to performing repetitive tasks, you need look no further than the Amazon Picking Challenge.

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Doctor uses iPad to conduct remote surgery

In countries ravaged by conflict, providing international medical expertise on the ground can be almost impossible.

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Codenames for Apple's 'Project Titan' car HQ borrow from Greek mythology: 'Rhea,' 'Athena' & 'Medusa'

Article Image A series of buildings in Sunnyvale, Calif., are ground zero for Apple’s top secret “Project Titan” electric car project, and a new report reveals the codenames of some of the company’s facilities in the area, including names like “Pegasus,” “Aria,” “Rhea” and “Corvinus.”

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Inside Intel’s phenomenal effort to end its use of conflict minerals

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Even without government support, Intel could be a proving ground for the solution to one of the most pressing issues in technology, business, and war.

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TSMC will begin 10nm production this year, claims 5nm by 2020

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TSMC may have lost ground to Samsung in 2015, but the company is determined to gain it back. The firm wants to have leaped to 5nm by 2020 — a challenging pace given the headwinds in the semiconductor industry.

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Apple's iOS bolsters lead in enterprise for Q4 at the expense of Android

Apple gained ground in enterprise device activations over the fourth quarter of 2014, especially in strictly regulated industries, while Android share slipped over the same period, according to the latest data from Good Technology.



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