Move over silicon: Machine learning boom means we need new chips
Silicon chips are too energy-hungryVetta/GettyBy Hal HodsonSILICON has been making our computers work for almost half a century. Whether designed for graphics or number crunching, all information processing is done using a million-strong horde of tiny logic gates made from element number 14. But silicon’s time may soon be up. Moore’s law – the prophecy...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark