Intel Corporation announced it has acquired Israel-based Habana Labs, a developer of programmable deep learning accelerators for the data center, for approximately $2 billion. “This acquisition advances our AI strategy, which is to provide customers with solutions to fit every performance need – from the intelligent edge to the data center,” said Navin Shenoy, EVP and GM of the Data Platforms Group at Intel. “More specifically, Habana turbo-charges our AI offerings for the data center with a high-performance training processor family and a standards-based programming environment to address evolving AI workloads.”
06/05/23: Cynopsis Media Tech Update
Monday June 5, 2023 Amazon has agreed to payments to settle two federal lawsuits alleging that the tech giant violated users’ privacy through its Alexa voice assistant and its Ring doorbell cameras. The FTC found that Amazon violated children’s privacy law COPPA by keeping voice recordings of children, in some cases failing to honor deletion […]
06/05/23: Big reveal for “Top Chef” host Padma Lakshmi
Monday June 5, 2023 Today’s Premieres Fox: Stars on Mars at 8p; Crime Scene Kitchen at 9p Freeform: Cruel Summer at 9p Hulu: Age of Influence Nat Geo: America’s National Parks at 9p NBC: American Ninja Warrior at 8p Netflix: Barracuda Queens IN THE NEWS YouTube will no longer remove content that advances false claims […]
06/04/23: Cynopsis Jobs
SR. DIRECTOR, PRODUCT MANAGEMENT SHOUT! FACTORY LOS ANGELES P&L responsibility, ownership over all aspects of a project, standalone releases or a licensed library of titles. Works w/production, publicity, creative services, distribution/sales, digital, finance, legal, acquisitions & licensors to best position the project for success. 7+ yrs of exp. in marketing, business development, or product management. […]
06/02/23: “The Drew Barrymore Show” is the fastest-growing talker on TV
Friday June 2, 2023 Today’s Premieres Amazon: Deadloch; Shiny Happy People: Duggar Family Secrets; With Love Food: Guy’s All-American Road Trip at 9p HBO: Painting with John at 11p Hulu: Searching for Soul Food Netflix: Scoop; Valeria; Vortex Paramount+: Love Allways; Queen of the Universe Saturday’s Premieres HGTV: Vacation House Rules at 9p Weather Channel: […]
06/01/23: The start of North America’s League of Legends Championship Series Summer Split will be delayed by two weeks
Thursday June 1, 2023 Good morning! It’s Thursday and this is your early morning Esports and Gaming brief. The start of North America’s League of Legends Championship Series Summer Split will be delayed by two weeks and might be in jeopardy for the entire summer following a player walkout supported by the LCS Players […]
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