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What is On the Horizon for Processing Units in 2020?

The Possibility of Photon-based Tensor Processing Units Mid-2020

What is on the horizon for processing units? You might have heard of CPU, maybe GPU or even TPU. I saw an article about the development of a new Tensor Processing Unit (TPU), and that it provided for an interesting possibility. Namely that of photon-based tensor processing units.

AI Policy and Ethics at Student at University of Copenhagen MSc in Social Data Science. All views are my own.