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A Powerful New AI Chip and Supercomputer is Revealed by Google

A Powerful New AI Chip and Supercomputer is Revealed by Google

The new AI chip and a cloud-based machine-learning supercomputer will help Google establish itself as an AI-focused hardware maker. At Google’s annual developer conference Sundar Pichai the CEO announced a new computer processor designed to perform the type of artificial intelligence that took  the industry by storm. The announcement reflected how quickly machine learning is […]

1.6 million medical records transferred to Google was officially flawed, warned by Royal Free Hospital

1.6 million medical records transferred to Google was officially flawed, warned by Royal Free Hospital

National Data Guardian Dame Fiona Caldicott warns that transfer of medical records was ‘inappropriate’ A secretly disclosed letter to the medical director Professor Stephen Powis of  Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust, said that 1.6 million medical  records transferred to google from the Trust  on September 2015 were legally flawed. The transfer had no legal […]