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IBM Introduces Software to Alleviate AI Bias

In an effort to improve AI transparency, IBM has introduced an open source toolkit that provides algorithms that can detect and mitigate bias in machine learning applications.

Cray Picks Up Two Supercomputer Wins in Asia

Cray has announced two new XC50 supercomputers that were purchased by research organizations in Japan and South Korea.

Record-Breaking Exascale Application Selected as Gordon Bell Finalist

A finalist for 2018 Gordon Bell Prize is for a science application that uses the mixed-precision capabilities of the GPU-powered Summit supercomputer to achieve 2.36 exops of performance.

AI Startup Sets High-Water Mark with New Inference Accelerator

Habana Labs emerged from stealth mode this week with the announcement of its custom-built AI inference processor that can outrun the fastest GPUs.

US House Passes Bill to Invest More Than $1.2 Billion in Quantum Information Science

A bill that aims to keep the United States at the forefront of quantum information technology has been passed by the House of Representatives and is now headed to the Senate.