Category: AI Hub / Sector / IT

September 20, 2021

AI Can Write Code Like Humans—Bugs and All

New tools that help developers write software also generate similar mistakes.


by Will Knight in AI Hub
August 30, 2021

The $150 Million Machine Keeping Moore’s Law Alive

ASML’s next-generation extreme ultraviolet lithography machines achieve previously unattainable levels of precision, which means chips can keep shrinking for years to come.


by Will Knight in AI Hub
August 23, 2021

AI Can Write in English. Now It's Learning Other Languages

Startups in Germany, China, Israel, and elsewhere are following the path blazed by GPT-3—with local twists.


by Will Knight in AI Hub
August 19, 2021

Now That Machines Can Learn, Can They Unlearn?

Privacy concerns about AI systems are growing. So researchers are testing whether they can remove sensitive data without retraining the system from scratch.


by Tom Simonite in AI Hub
July 12, 2021

GitHub’s Commercial AI Tool Was Built From Open Source Code

Copilot is pitched as a helpful aid to developers. But some programmers object to the blind copying of blocks of code used to train the algorithm.


by Gregory Barber in AI Hub
July 9, 2021

Need to Fit Billions of Transistors on a Chip? Let AI Do It

Google, Nvidia, and others are training algorithms in the dark arts of designing semiconductors—some of which will be used to run artificial intelligence programs.


by Will Knight in AI Hub