Huawei forecasts that by 2025, the world will see upwards of 40 billion personal smart devices, and 90% of device users will have a smart digital assistant. At the event, Huawei deputy chairman Eric Xu revealed that the development is part of the companies AI strategy to "to invest in basic research and talent development, build a full-stack, all-scenario AI portfolio, and foster an open global ecosystem".
"Our Huawei EI public cloud services and FusionMind private cloud solutions will provide abundant and affordable computing power for all organizations - especially businesses and governments - and help them use AI with greater ease". While Huawei already has a presence in the AI chip market with its Kirin series (designed for smartphones), these devices seem geared more towards the enterprise business unit, the ugly duckling of the Huawei family.
The core of this new offering is the Ascend family of AI chips. Huawei aims Ascend 910 for use in the data centres whereas Ascend 310 is intended for internet-connected devices like smartphones, smartwatches and IoT devices. The Ascend AI IP and chip series "delivers excellent performance per watt in every scenario, whether it's minimum energy consumption or maximum computing power in data centres", Huawei said. It's also introducing cloud computing services and dedicated data centers for autonomous vehicles that will run off those chips, delving deeper into territory staked out by Amazon.com Inc., Microsoft Corp. and homegrown rival Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.
"AI technology is changing a number of industries - if not disrupting - and they are also changing the enterprises working in these industries".
Will Smith reveals first post for Disney's 'Aladdin' The first poster for Disney's live-action Aladdin remake , in just three words? The tagline reads, "Choose Wisely". Aladdin plans to uses these wishes to win over the handsome Princess Jasmine, but the evil Jafar has other plans.
Rocket carrying space station crew fails in mid air, crew safe Thursday's incident was the first launch mishap for a Russian Soyuz booster since an on-pad abort in August 1983, CBS reported . The Canadian Space Agency said Thursday that it did not know whether the failed launch would affect Saint-Jacques' launch date.
He said Huawei's AI strategy focuses on five main aspects - investing in AI research, building a full-stack of AI portfolio, developing an open ecosystem and talent, strengthening existing AI portfolio, and driving operational efficiency.
Wang Yanhui, secretary-general of the Mobile China Alliance, said it will not be easy for Huawei to take on Nvidia just by winning in terms of technology parameters.
"In the telecom sector, we will adopt SoftCom AI to make network O&M more efficient".
"I think this is a very natural phenomenon in the business", he added.
The full-stack portfolio also includes tools to accelerate and simplify AI development, including an automated development toolkit and a unified framework for model training.
Meng's leadership also provided a mechanism to legitimise China's global efforts to silence critics among its diaspora. Meng Hongwei , 64, vanished from public view after taking a flight from France to Beijing in late September.
A convoy of armed personnel carriers was lined up alongside a beach path and access to the area was tightly controlled. An IMF delegation will visit Pakistan in the coming weeks to discuss a possible IMF support economic programme.
The students' union poll across the state scheduled for October 11 has been cancelled, Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi said. Maritime ports of: Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla, and Payra have been advised to keep local warning signal no 4 hoisted.
Russian officials said all manned space flight missions would be suspended until investigators figure out what went wrong . A duo of astronauts from the USA and Russian Federation has blasted off for a mission on the International Space Station .
It also could just be a color that Princess Eugenie likes, as she's worn various versions of red over the years. Windsor will once again play host to a royal wedding after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tied the knot in May.
In their place are Mohammed Shami , Khaleel Ahmed and Shardul Thakur form India's bowling department. Ravindra Jadeja is also expected to make it after his lion-hearted show as Axar Patel's replacement.
Dewji was abducted by two people who were foreigners at Oyster Bay in Dar es Salaam , while on his way to Colosseum Gym. Dar es Salaam regional commissioner Paul Makonda cautioned the public against speculation.
On his first global trip as president, Mr Trump visited Saudi Arabia and announced $US110 billion in proposed arms sales. During one pause, Trump seemed to acknowledge the oddness of the moment, saying, "That was quite something".
In watching the game, it looked as if the Red Sox knew what Severino was going to throw, and when; apparently that was the case. In the ALDS Game 3 loss at Yankee Stadium, Severino was pulled with no outs in the fourth inning.
French markets and Germany markets lost over 2 per cent of its value while in the United Kingdom , the loss was 1.3 per cent. But financially, the latest trend originated in Europe where an Italian budget has brought back the fears of eurozone crisis.
Michael was the strongest storm to ever hit the Florida Panhandle, and the only hurricane to do so as a Category 4. Where did the storm make landfall? Michael's center is approximately 90 miles southwest of Panama City, Florida.
Downside risks to economy
Jakarta expects the economy to grow by 5.2 per cent this year and 5.3 per cent next year, given external pressures. It sees the unemployment rate dropping to 3.9 percent in 2018 and to 3.5 percent in 2019.
Beachside town battered by Hurricane Michael
An official with an emergency management agency said Tropical Storm Michael is responsible for a child's death in Georgia. In Chattahoochee, Fla., a hospital with a section for the criminally insane was cut off by land and without phone service.
Jay Ajayi: Eagles should have run more vs. Vikes
Bennett's 9-yard sack was wiped out by a personal foul call, and the half-the-distance penalty placed the ball on the Eagles' 11. Wentz picked up 15 rushing yards, while also completing 68 percent of his passes for 311 yards and two touchdowns.
NYPD detective's role cited in Weinstein case
Evans told her friend when they walked home that night that she had flashed her breasts to Weinstein in the restaurant's hallway. Weinstein appeared before New York Judge James Burke as his lawyers tried to have some or all of the charges he faces dismissed.
Google Shuts Down Google
The Google Plus data potentially exposed includes names, email addresses, occupations, dates of birth, genders and profile photos. Google + was launched in June, 2011 as a way to compete with other social networks such as Facebook.
Google Home Hub vs. Amazon vs. Facebook
Portal can also play music through Spotify and Pandora, play Facebook Watch videos, and cycle through photos in selected albums. For the Portal is basically a device that comes with its own web cam as well as the display to make video calls.
Microsoft Just Did Something Big With 60,000 Patents
Why it matters: There's been plenty of friction between Microsoft and the open source advocates regarding patents over the years. Make a clear, unambiguous statement that it has ceased all patent infringement claims on the use of Linux in Android.