Monday 22 April 2024
Japan's GenAI boost: US$480 million subsidy fuels domestic cloud computing services
Japan's Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) unveils a JPY 72.5 billion (US$480 million) subsidy to back Generative AI (GenAI) development by five local firms, including...
Monday 22 April 2024
Meta unveils Llama 3: AI overhaul with Meta AI upgrade
The debut of Meta Platforms' latest AI model, Llama 3 was accompanied by a simultaneous update of Meta AI.
Monday 22 April 2024
AI surge sparks electricity boom in data centers, industry races to curb consumption by 2030
The surge in computational demand driven by AI is leading to a significant increase in electricity consumption in data centers.
Friday 19 April 2024
AI giants wrestle with data drought amid LLM race
In the rush to train Large Language Models (LLMs), tech giants encounter not just power supply hurdles but also confront the scarcity of internet data.
Thursday 18 April 2024
Dell unveils new AI laptop line: LLM ready without cloud dependency
Dell has launched a new series of AI laptops capable of running LLMs.
Thursday 18 April 2024
Stanford research reveals AI model training costs soared to record-high
Stanford University's HAI Institute reports that AI development in the industry surged ahead of academia in 2023, with training costs for advanced AI models hitting record highs.
Wednesday 17 April 2024
UAE's G42 chooses US over China for Nvidia chips and US$1.5 billion investment from Microsoft
Microsoft's substantial investment of US$1.5 billion has secured it a board seat in the United Arab Emirates-based AI firm G42, albeit with a trade-off.
Wednesday 17 April 2024
OpenAI dominates B2B AI market with over 600K ChatGPT Enterprise users
Brad Lightcap, COO of OpenAI, says the number of registered paid users for ChatGPT Enterprise has surged from 150,000 in January 2024 to over 600,000 in April.
Wednesday 17 April 2024
Baidu launches ERNIE 4.0 Tool and AI toolkits, amid speculation of cooperation with Apple
As OpenAI continues to be at the forefront of Generative AI developments, Apple has been criticized for lagging behind the pack in iPhone innovation and has been on the verge of losing...
Tuesday 16 April 2024
Taiwan Generative AI Applications Hackathon kicks off - contestants to use cloud computing and latest Claude 3 LLM to develop generative AI applications
The Taiwan Generative AI Applications Hackathon is kicking off. The contest aims to showcase Generative AI application examples based on cloud computing and the latest Claude 3 large...
Tuesday 16 April 2024
Apple teams up with Shutterstock in multi-million dollar AI data deal
Tech giant Apple is set to collaborate with stock image company Shutterstock in a deal estimated to be worth between US$25 million to US$50 million.
Tuesday 16 April 2024
HKGAI offers localized GenAI for Hong Kong, homegrown GPT to launch in summer
Hong Kong has been actively getting into the Generative AI game.
Wednesday 10 April 2024
How will AI reshape the telecom industry landscape?
In the relentless surge of AI, spearheaded by the ascent of Large Language Models (LLMs), a transformative wave is sweeping through industries, igniting fresh prospects, particularly...
Wednesday 10 April 2024
Apple-Baidu AI pact: who wins big in the US-Sino tech tango?
A recent report from the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) has emerged, indicating Baidu is poised to provide AI capabilities for Apple's next-generation iPhone 16.
Monday 8 April 2024
Data dilemma: Microsoft wants to have its sustainability cake and eat it
Following the announcement of several data center expansion projects, Microsoft reiterated its commitment to sustainability.
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Taiwan IPC makers pushing integrated services to boost profits and to see revenues grow in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research
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Meet the analyst: Operating system in AI era will be king, says DIGITIMES Research