Huawei CEO Announces They Are Developing An AI Processor

Huawei CEO Announces They Are Developing An AI Processor Qualcomm announced a number of new smart audio chips last month and Mediatek’s MT8516 voice chip unveiled in May powers the AliGenie smart speaker. Since Huawei is also a silicon chip manufacturer, the announcement doesn’t come as a surprise. Read more on gizmochina.com

Apple Is Developing an iPhone SE 2 Leaked Image Suggests

Apple Is Developing an iPhone SE 2 Leaked Image Suggests A leaked image that was published on Wednesday morning to Chinese social networking site, Weibo, suggests that Apple might be working on an iPhone SE successor that will feature many of the design aesthetics rumored for its top-tier iPhone 8 flagship. Read more on iDrop […]

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Apple Developing ‘Apple Neural Engine’ Chip to Power AI in iOS Devices

Apple is developing a dedicated processor that will be used to handle AI-related tasks like facial and speech recognition in its products, reports Bloomberg. Citing a source with knowledge of Apple’s plans, the site says the chip is known internally as the “Apple Neural Engine.” Apple plans to use the chip, which would work alongside […]

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News: Apple developing dedicated AI chip

Apple is working on building artificial intelligence technology directly into its hardware, a new report by Bloomberg reveals. According to a “person familiar with the matter,” Apple is developing a new processor, dubbed the “Apple Neural Engine,” that will be dedicated to AI-related tasks. The goal is to improve how AI tasks such as facial […]

Analyst believes Apple developing its own custom battery power management chips for iPhone

Analyst believes Apple developing its own custom battery power management chips for iPhone Apple started its custom silicon efforts with the CPU chips, designing its own silicon for the A6, A7, A8, A9 and A10 series. Apple’s custom engineering saw it launch 64-bit chips ahead of the competition and its current mobile chips mean that […]

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News: Apple developing new ‘Ultra Accessory Connector’ for Made-for-iPhone accessories

Apple is preparing to adopt a new connector type for accessories, known as the Ultra Accessory Connector (UAC). The company has launched a developer preview of the new connector type, 9to5Mac reports. Sources claim this new, smaller connector could replace the use of Lightning and USB connectors in some cases. The 8-pin connector would be […]