Google’s AI motto is “providing tools for people to do what they do better,” Pichai said. “We want it to be possible for hundreds of thousands of developers to use machine learning,” he added.
This is similar to what Google earlier did for their open source projects. The Google.ai website is online now and hosts Google’s AI projects and developer tools.
With Google.ai, we’re bringing together a collection of efforts and teams to bring the benefits of AI to everyone. #io17
— Google (@Google) May 17, 2017
At the event, Google also announced the second generation of their custom designed chips called Tensor Processing Units (TPU). The newer chips are now known as Cloud TPU which can perform 180 trillion floating point operations per second.
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