Day: August 18, 2020

AMD Releases the A520 Chipset: For Ryzen on a Budget

2020-08-18 By admin

AMD has officially lifted the lid on its latest entry-level chipset designed for its Zen 2-based Ryzen 3000 and 4000 processors, the A520 chipset. Following AMD’s mid-tier B550 chipset launch a few months back, A520 brings up the bottom of AMD’s now fully-modernized chipset stack, dialing down on things like PCIe speeds to allow its board […]

Hot Chips 2020 Live Blog: Google TPUv2 and TPUv3 (2:30pm PT)

2020-08-18 By admin

AnandTech Live Blog: The newest updates are at the top. This page will auto-update, there’s no need to manually refresh your browser. 05:54PM EDT – TPUv3 perf uplift 05:54PM EDT – Near ideal scaling on certain workloads 05:53PM EDT – >100 PF in TPUv3 pod 05:52PM EDT – Storage over datacenter network 05:50PM EDT – […]

Hot Chips 2020 Live Blog: Xilinx Versal ACAPs (9:00am PT)

2020-08-18 By admin

12:03PM EDT – ACAP = Adaptive Computing Acceleration Platform 12:04PM EDT – It’s what Xilinx called its new FPGAs with lots of additional hardened controls 12:05PM EDT – Versal is the product family 12:05PM EDT – Premium is the top end 12:05PM EDT – Versal is designed to be future proof 12:05PM EDT – Compute […]

Capital One Files Patent for Cryptocurrency Market AI Prediction System

2020-08-18 By admin

Major U.S. financial services company Capital One has filed a new patent application for a cryptocurrency analysis and trading system that will attempt to predict crypto market trends and generate trading decisions using artificial intelligence (AI). Capital One’s Cryptocurrency AI System The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published a patent application on Aug. […]

Hot Chips 2020 Live Blog: Intel 10nm Agilex FPGAs (8:30am PT)

2020-08-18 By admin

Hot Chips has gone virtual this year! Lots of talks on lots of products, including Tiger Lake, Xe, POWER10, Xbox Series X, TPUv3, and a special Raja Koduri Keynote. Stay tuned at AnandTech for our live blogs as we commentate on each talk. Our first session of Day 2 is on FPGAs, starting with updated […]