NVidia Jetson Nano single board computer (embedded computer)

NVidia Releases The $99 Jetson Nano A.I. Computer For Developers

NVidia has been manufacturing artificial intelligence-focused single board computers (SBCs) for years. They were powerful, however, they weren’t cheap. The Jetson TX1 and TX2 were both over $400 dollars and equipped for computer vision applications (for example: autonomous cars). One of the most popular single board computers out there right now is the Raspberry Pi,…

Insulin pump set

Diabetes Patients Hack Insulin Pump To Make Artificial Pancreas

Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGMs) have been helping type 1 diabetes patients to respond to their insulin needs quicker via continuous monitoring and notifications, but there’s plenty of room for improvement. Incorrect insulin levels can be life-threatening, and so sleeping through the CGM’s alarm is potentially dangerous. For Dana Lewis, this was a problem (usually at…

COVI speech-enabled lamp

Google Assistant No Longer Requires ‘Ok Google’ To Issue Commands

The Google Home Assistant no longer requires you to say ‘Hey Google’ or ‘Ok Google’ to continue conversations with it. This makes it easier to use, but what are the implications? Many devices have a number of quirks and requirements that most people aren’t aware of, so it would help to explain what the ‘Hey…

Nvidia Titan V GPU

Nvidia Releases The Titan V, Says It’s The ‘Most Powerful GPU Ever Created’

Nvidia has released the Titan V graphics processing unit (GPU) for a price of $2,999. The dramatic introduction touts it as the most powerful GPU ever created, with up to 110 teraflops of performance. The Nvidia Titan V GPU is, like Nvidia’s other models, a graphics processing unit used to manufacture video cards. It is…

Nvidia GPU

Cloud Hosting Providers With GPU Support

With the rise of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and computer vision technologies in a number of industries, the need for GPU hosting has grown with them. This is a compilation of the top cloud hosting providers that offer GPUs. Alibaba Cloud Alibaba Cloud is offering an AMD-powered elastic GPU service aimed at providing highly…