NVIDIA Launches GPU-Acceleration Platform for Data Science, Volvo Selects NVIDIA DRIVE

NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang unveils RAPIDS to accelerate data science; highlights auto, health advancements at GPU Technology Conference in Europe.

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Putting Biopsies Under AI Microscope: Pathology Startup Fuels Shift Away from Physical Slides

Hundreds of millions of tissue biopsies are performed worldwide each year — most of which are diagnosed as non-cancerous. But for the few days or weeks it takes a lab to provide a result, uncertainty weighs on patients. “Patients suffer emotionally, and their cancer is progressing as the clock ticks,” said David West, CEO of Read article >

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Shapely Bell Curve: NVIDIA Volta Tensor Core GPUs Power 5 of 6 Gordon Bell Finalists

Movies have the Oscars. Television has the Emmys. Broadway has the Tonys. But for those known for harnessing computing power more than star power, what counts is the Gordon Bell Prize. Established more than three decades ago by the Association for Computing Machinery, the award recognizes outstanding achievement in the field of computing for applications Read article >

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NVIDIA GPU Cloud Adds Support for Microsoft Azure

Thousands more developers, data scientists and researchers can now jumpstart their GPU computing projects, following today’s announcement that Microsoft Azure is a supported platform with NVIDIA GPU Cloud (NGC). Ready-to-run containers from NGC with Azure give developers access to on-demand GPU computing that scales to their need, and eliminates the complexity of software integration and Read article >

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NVIDIA and NetApp Team to Help Businesses Accelerate AI

For all the focus these days on AI, it’s largely just the world’s largest hyperscalers that have the chops to roll out predictable, scalable deep learning across their organizations. Their vast budgets and in-house expertise have been required to design systems with the right balance of compute, storage and networking to deliver powerful AI services Read article >

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SoundHound Digs Deeper Into Voice AI Market

SoundHound is learning some new AI tricks. The Silicon Valley startup, which creates AI-based voice services, has fetched $100 million in strategic investment capital as it expands its offerings. In addition to its eponymous music recognition app, SoundHound offers its Hound voice search app and Houndify voice platform for companies to create AI-powered voice services. Read article >

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GPU Computing Transforming Trillion-Dollar Industries, NVIDIA CEO Says

NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang announces HGX-2, allowing server manufacturers to build more powerful systems for the world’s largest industries.

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NVIDIA, Canon Medical Systems Partner to Accelerate Deep Learning in Healthcare

Healthcare represents one of the biggest opportunities in deep learning, and we’re partnering with Canon Medical Systems, Japan’s largest medical systems supplier, to develop the research infrastructure to help support it. The healthcare sector needs to analyze scientific reports from around the world, while simultaneously coordinating a variety of patient data to determine the most Read article >

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