NVIDIA Awards $50,000 Fellowships to Ph.D. Students for GPU Computing Research

Our NVIDIA Graduate Fellowship Program this week awarded up to $50,000 each to 11 Ph.D. students involved in GPU computing research. The fellowship program supports graduate students doing GPU-based work. We selected our fellows from more than 120 applicants from a host of countries. The work they’re doing puts them at the forefront of GPU Read article >

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Adobe, NVIDIA CEOs Discuss Partnership, Touch on Wild New Possibilities

New technologies will allow you to use VR to travel to stunning new worlds. Or, through augmented reality, to blend those worlds with your own. At the Adobe Summit in Las Vegas Wednesday before an audience of more than 10,000 marketing pros and data scientists, Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen and NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang spoke Read article >

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Winners of AI Startup Challenge Announced at GTC 2018

Greg Zaharchuki isn’t afraid to admit it now. Standing before 650 people and a panel of high-profile judges to pitch your startup, with just five minutes to tell your story is a little “unnerving,” the trim Stanford professor admits. But Zaharchuki — a co-founder of Subtle Medical — and teams from two other startups were Read article >

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NVIDIA to Unleash Deep Learning in Hyperscale Datacenters

NVIDIA CEO unveils Volta-based GV 100 for workstations, new inferencing software, technologies providing a 10x boost for deep learning, self-driving car simulator, and more.

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Live: Jensen Huang Keynotes NVIDIA’s 2018 GPU Technology Conference

Less than 24 hours until NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang delivers the keynote at our ninth annual GPU Technology Conference in Silicon Valley, and the action’s already begun. The crowd more more than 8,000 surging into the McEnery Convention Center — which includes researchers, press, technologists, analysts and partners from all over the globe — is Read article >

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NVIDIA Invests in Speech Recognition Startup Deepgram

As the AI ecosystem continues to expand, NVIDIA revealed today that speech analytics startup Deepgram is the newest member of the GPU Ventures portfolio. Founded in 2015, San Francisco-based Deepgram is the first end-to-end deep learning speech recognition system in production that uses NVIDIA GPUs for inferencing and training. “Using GPUs made our inferencing 100 Read article >

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Epic Games ‘Reflections’ GDC Demo Offers Peek at Gaming’s Cinematic Future

None of us have been to a galaxy far, far away. But all of us can relate to the discomfort experienced when you say say something awkward on the job — even if none of us work for someone who can send us to the icy planet Hoth. Epic Games on Wednesday, in collaboration with Read article >

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Big Blue Touts Partnership with NVIDIA at IBM Think Confab

Emphasizing the key role GPUs will play as businesses race to turn raw data into intelligence, IBM invited NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang to appear on stage Tuesday at its massive Think Conference, in Las Vegas. Using GPUs, IBM is able to use fewer servers to harness data 50x faster on a key benchmark, John Kelly, Read article >

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