AI Could Be Faster Than Supercomputers

AI Could Be Faster Than Supercomputers

A specialized artificial intelligence (AI) computer from Celebras Systems recently raced a supercomputer… and won. The CS-1 was pitted against one of the world’s top 100 supercomputers (#69 to be exact) and they were asked to solve scientific problems. On paper, the supercomputer is much much faster, but in practice, the AI allowed the CS-1 to “learn” from its mistakes and solve the equations quicker. Crazy!

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