• IBM Storage Breakthrough May Speed Up Smartphones, Apps

    IBM Storage Breakthrough May Speed Up Smartphones, Apps

    IBM on Tuesday said it had achieved a storage memory breakthrough that advances phase-change memory (PCM) toward being a universal memory technology.A universal memory technology should be suitable for most computing tasks and have few, if any, disadvantages.
  • DeepMind AI 'Learns' to Navigate London Tube

    DeepMind AI 'Learns' to Navigate London Tube

    DeepMind has introduced a new "computer" that uses memories to answer questions and even navigate the London Underground.The UK-based artificial intelligence firm, owned by Google parent company Alphabet, built a "differentiable neural computer" (DNC), which consults its own memories to acquire and dispense information—much like the human brain.
  • Intel Loses Chip-Making Top Spot to Samsung

    Intel Loses Chip-Making Top Spot to Samsung

    It has held the top spot ever since, but 25 years later and as predicted Intel is now just like NEC, being replaced.The new world's largest semiconductor company is Samsung.