FINANCIAL TIMES: Brains/AI/Elon Musk: neural knit works

Press/Media: Research

Release date: 4/8/2019

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Indeed, there is a lot the brain can teach its electronic counterpart. A huge supercomputer that mimics spikes of electrochemical energy from neurons has been developed at Manchester University. Intel and IBM are trying to emulate neural structures. Such “neuromorphic” computing promises “incredible leaps in performance and power efficiency”, says Intel’s boss Robert Swann.

Media contributions

TitleBrains/AI/Elon Musk: neural knit works
Media name/outletFinancial Times
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date4/08/19
DescriptionIndeed, there is a lot the brain can teach its electronic counterpart. A huge supercomputer that mimics spikes of electrochemical energy from neurons has been developed at Manchester University. Intel and IBM are trying to emulate neural structures. Such “neuromorphic” computing promises “incredible leaps in performance and power efficiency”, says Intel’s boss Robert Swann.
URLhttps://www.ft.com/content/d6edcbe4-b2ec-11e9-8cb2-799a3a8cf37b
PersonsSteve Furber