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Cerebras’ wafer-size chip is 10,000 times faster than a GPU

Cerebras’ wafer-size chip is 10,000 times faster than a GPU

Log OutLearn how to accelerate customer service, optimize costs, and improve self-service in a digital-first world.and the federal Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory today announced that the company’s CS-1 system is more than 10,000 times faster than a graphics processing unit (GPU).On a practical level, this means AI neural networks that previously took months to train can now train in minutes on the Cerebras system.Cerebras makes the world’s largest computer chip, the WSE. Chipmakers normally slice a wafer from a 12-inch-diameter ingot of silicon to process in a...

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Cerebras’ wafer-size chip is 10,000 times faster than a GPU

Cerebras’ wafer-size chip is 10,000 times faster than a GPU

Log Outand the federal Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory today announced that the company’s CS-1 system is more than 10,000 times faster than a graphics processing unit (GPU).On a practical level, this means AI neural networks that previously took months to train can now train in minutes on the Cerebras system.Cerebras makes the world’s largest computer chip, the WSE. Chipmakers normally slice a wafer from a 12-inch-diameter ingot of silicon to process in a chip factory. Once processed, the wafer is sliced into hundreds of separate chips that can be used in...

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SiFive unveils plan for Linux PCs with RISC-V processors

SiFive unveils plan for Linux PCs with RISC-V processors

Log OutThe pandemic is making startups take a close look at ramping up their communication solutions.today announced it is creating a platform for Linux-based personal computers based on RISC-V processors. Assuming customers adopt the processors and use them in PCs, the move might be part of a plan to create Linux-based PCs that use royalty-free processors. This could be seen as a challenge to computers based on designs from Intel, Advanced Micro Devices, Apple, or Arm, but giants of the industry don’t have to cower just yet.The San Mateo, California-based company unveiled HiFive Unmatched,...

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AT&T is offering Warner Bros. game division for sale

AT&T is offering Warner Bros. game division for sale

Mortal Kombat X on mobile.AT&T is offering its (WBIE) division up for sale, according to a , as well as our own reporting.Citing unnamed sources, CNBC said Friday that potential bidders included Take-Two Interactive, Electronic Arts, and Activision Blizzard. If the sale happens, it would be a major change for Hollywood and its relationship with the industry, as most major studios are opting to get out of the game business, reversing a trend from earlier decades where they loaded up on dev studios.Two sources confirmed to GamesBeat that the report is correct in terms of the division being up...

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Nvidia unveils monstrous A100 AI chip with 54 billion transistors and 5 petaflops of performance

Nvidia unveils monstrous A100 AI chip with 54 billion transistors and 5 petaflops of performance

Nvidia's A100 chip has 54 billion transistors.unwrapped its artificial intelligence chip today, and CEO called it the ultimate instrument for advancing AI. Huang said it can make supercomputing tasks — which are vital in the fight against COVID-19 — much more cost-efficient and powerful than today’s more expensive systems.The chip has a monstrous 54 billion transistors (the on-off switches that are the building blocks of all things electronic), and it can execute 5 petaflops of performance, or about 20 times more than the previous-generation chip Volta. Huang made the announcement during...

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Candor: 46% of 7,000 companies are hiring, 21% are laying off, 32% froze hiring

Candor: 46% of 7,000 companies are hiring, 21% are laying off, 32% froze hiring

46% of companies are still hiring.While 46% of more than 7,000 companies are still hiring during the pandemic, 21% are laying off workers and 32% have frozen hiring, according to a new on crowdsourced data from , which helps tech workers negotiate salaries. Indeed.com has also come up with new data on job postings.These reports rely on what employees are reporting about hiring, layoffs, and job freezes, and so they offer a real-time look at the impact of the coronavirus on the economy.Overall, 42.5% of companies in business-to-consumer (B2C) markets are laying off people, and only 36.6% of...

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Hired: AR/VR engineers replace blockchain programmers as hottest commodity

Hired: AR/VR engineers replace blockchain programmers as hottest commodity

Join 500+ top game execs at GamesBeat Summit, 4/28 - 4/29.jobs are hot, with demand surging 1,400% in 2019, according to a new State of Software Engineers report by job site .This means that AR/VR knowledge is the hot new thing, supplanting blockchain engineers, who according to Hired’s data were in demand a year ago. In last year’s report, blockchain engineer demand grew 517%. It’s a surprise to me, as AR/VR is having a mixed impact in consumer markets. But is strong.Hired said that AR/VR engineer salaries range from $135,000 to $150,000 in large U.S. tech hubs. The majority of software...

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Liftoff: 2020 may be the year Android app revenue eclipses iOS

Liftoff: 2020 may be the year Android app revenue eclipses iOS

Liftoff compared ad rates and the effectiveness of ads across iOS and Android.2020 is the year Android could generate more app revenue than iOS, according to a by mobile app marketer .Effective mobile advertising (which triggers app spending) is now essential, as in 2019 the platform beat out television for consumers’ attention, the report said.About 74% of global mobile users use Google’s Android operating system, but they have long been outspent by iOS users, and spending on mobile ads has been bigger on Apple’s operating system.Across all mobile ads, iOS costs are significantly higher,...

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Game Industry’s First Mental Health Event Debuts in October

Game Industry’s First Mental Health Event Debuts in October

The International Games Summit on Mental Health takes place on October 9-10 in Toronto. The will event take place on October 9-October 10 in Toronto, Canada, and it will be the first such event on for game industry professionals. It is based on the notion that game industry professionals are just like everyone else. And in any given year, one in five people in Canada and the United States will personally experience a mental health problem or illness. But games require a mental health conference of their own because the industry presents unique environmental challenges and opportunities. The...

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