Nvidia News

  • Looks Can Be Perceiving: Startups Build Highly Accurate Perception Software on NVIDIA DRIVE
    by Katie Burke on October 14, 2021 at 7:17 pm

    For autonomous vehicles, what’s on the surface matters. While humans are taught to avoid snap judgments, self-driving cars must be able to see, detect and act quickly and accurately to operate safely. This capability requires a robust perception software stack that can comprehensively identify and track the vehicle’s surrounding environment. Startups worldwide are developing these Read article > The post Looks Can Be Perceiving: Startups Build Highly Accurate Perception Software on NVIDIA DRIVE appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • But Can It Run ‘Crysis Remastered?’ With GeForce NOW, Nearly Any Device Can
    by GeForce NOW Community on October 14, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    GeForce NOW members have the power of our NVIDIA RTX Servers to throw at their favorite PC games. They can use that power to stream Crysis Remastered today, and the complete Crysis Remastered Trilogy starting tomorrow — with the best performance and RTX graphics for Founders and Priority members. With this great GFN Thursday also Read article > The post But Can It Run ‘Crysis Remastered?’ With GeForce NOW, Nearly Any Device Can appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • Data Scientists Develop Flood Detection for Early Warning
    by Scott Martin on October 12, 2021 at 4:00 pm

    Devastating floods are making headlines worldwide, but advances in deep learning for detection could turn uncertainty over evacuations into yesterday’s news. Applying a data set of 66,000 images, data scientists have created an ensemble of models for predicting flood zones. And the models are generalizable for application to new geographies. The findings, published in a Read article > The post Data Scientists Develop Flood Detection for Early Warning appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • Oski Technology, an Expert in Formal Verification, Joins NVIDIA
    by Jonah Alben on October 8, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    We are excited to announce that Oski Technology, a company specializing in formal verification methods, will be joining NVIDIA. Modern processors pack tens of billions of transistors, tiny on/off switches connected by billions of microscopic pathways. A bug in a single transistor can prevent a chip from operating correctly, requiring costly revisions to fix. Today, Read article > The post Oski Technology, an Expert in Formal Verification, Joins NVIDIA appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • Wonders of the World: NVIDIA Emerging Chapters Program Spurs AI Innovation Across Developing Countries
    by Kate Kallot on October 7, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Two artists, if given the same paint set, would create distinct works — each showcasing their own points of view. This is especially likely if the artists were to hail from opposite ends of the world. Similarly, developers across the globe use the same tools to create different AI-based applications, each solving challenges relevant to Read article > The post Wonders of the World: NVIDIA Emerging Chapters Program Spurs AI Innovation Across Developing Countries appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • Falling Into October: GFN Thursday Brings ‘Far Cry 6,’ ‘Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy,’ ‘Riders Republic’ to GeForce NOW This Month
    by GeForce NOW Community on October 7, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    The leaves are changing, the weather’s getting colder and 23 new games are streaming from the cloud. October kicks off the way every first GFN Thursday of the month does — with news of great PC games coming to GeForce NOW. This fall’s harvest includes Far Cry 6, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy and Riders Read article > The post Falling Into October: GFN Thursday Brings ‘Far Cry 6,’ ‘Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy,’ ‘Riders Republic’ to GeForce NOW This Month appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • Sing It, Sister! Maya Ackerman on LyricStudio, an AI-Based Writing Assistant
    by Angie Lee on October 6, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    Lennon and McCartney. Ashford and Simpson. Many of our all-time favorite tunes have come from songwriting duos. Now, anyone can find a canny compositional partner in AI. Maya Ackerman is the CEO of WaveAI, a Silicon Valley startup using AI and machine learning to, as the company motto puts it, “unlock new heights of human Read article > The post Sing It, Sister! Maya Ackerman on LyricStudio, an AI-Based Writing Assistant appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • Out of the Box, Into the Container: NVIDIA and VMware Deliver AI at Scale for the Enterprise
    by John Fanelli on October 5, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    NVIDIA and VMware are marking another milestone in their collaboration to develop an AI-ready enterprise platform that brings the world’s leading AI stack and optimized software to the infrastructure used by hundreds of thousands of enterprises worldwide. Today at VMworld 2021, VMware announced an upcoming update to VMware vSphere with Tanzu, the industry’s leading virtualization Read article > The post Out of the Box, Into the Container: NVIDIA and VMware Deliver AI at Scale for the Enterprise appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • Grab a Front Row Seat to the Autonomous Future at GTC
    by Katie Burke on October 4, 2021 at 5:32 pm

    Everything that moves will one day be autonomous, transforming industries and creating new business models. The NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference brings together the leaders, researchers and developers who are building this self-driving future. The virtual conference also features experts from industries transformed by AI, such as healthcare, robotics and finance. And it’s all free to Read article > The post Grab a Front Row Seat to the Autonomous Future at GTC appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • AI Offers Versatile General Robots on Horizon, Says Robotics Visionary
    by Scott Martin on October 1, 2021 at 8:41 pm

    Robots require huge training leaps in AI to become versatile general helpers, says robotics pioneer Pieter Abbeel, who laid out a vision for such neural network brains of the future. Home robots are electronically and mechanically possible today, Abbeel said, but they lack the AI know-how to navigate a wide variety of situations. “It’s just Read article > The post AI Offers Versatile General Robots on Horizon, Says Robotics Visionary appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • Exaggeration Detector Could Lead to More Accurate Health Science Journalism
    by Brian Caulfield on October 1, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    It would be an exaggeration to say you’ll never again read a news article overhyping a medical breakthrough. But, thanks to researchers at the University of Copenhagen, spotting hyperbole may one day get more manageable. In a new paper, Dustin Wright and Isabelle Augenstein explain how they used NVIDIA GPUs to train an “exaggeration detection Read article > The post Exaggeration Detector Could Lead to More Accurate Health Science Journalism appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • Shoot From the Stars: Startup Provides Early Detection of Wildfires From Space
    by Daniel Saaristo on October 1, 2021 at 1:34 am

    Wildfires are responsible for about 6 percent of the planet’s CO2 emissions, according to Earth System Science Data. Australia’s bushfire season of 2019-2020 alone saw over 46 million acres of land devastated by wildfire, including the loss of almost half a billion mammals, birds and reptiles. NVIDIA Inception member OroraTech is addressing these issues head-on Read article > The post Shoot From the Stars: Startup Provides Early Detection of Wildfires From Space appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • GFN Thursday Really Heats Up as Electronic Arts Headlines Streaming Releases This Week
    by GeForce NOW Community on September 30, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    Each week GeForce NOW deals out a ready-to-play stream of games. While this week is no exception, it is exceptional as the GeForce NOW library increases with a b-e-a-utiful collection of games from one of the leaders in gaming, Electronic Arts. Four games from the popular Battlefield, Mirror’s Edge, Unravel and Dragon Age franchises released Read article > The post GFN Thursday Really Heats Up as Electronic Arts Headlines Streaming Releases This Week appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • On-Demand Robots: Startup Rolls Out Bot Reservation Service for Museums
    by Scott Martin on September 29, 2021 at 4:00 pm

    By day, Akira Fukabori and Kevin Kajitani worked at Japan’s largest airlines holdings company, but by evening the friends liked to develop new concepts. Last year they convinced the company’s board of directors to take a big leap on one of their ideas: robots as a service. The aerospace engineers enlisted a partner, Charith Fernando, Read article > The post On-Demand Robots: Startup Rolls Out Bot Reservation Service for Museums appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • Keeping an AI on MRIs: Industry Experts Share Latest on AI and Machine Learning in Medical Imaging
    by Clarissa Garza on September 28, 2021 at 4:43 pm

    Outscanding: That’s one way to describe the groundbreaking work in AI and medical imaging from researchers at top medical centers and universities. The arrival of AI in healthcare is arguably nowhere more apparent than in radiology, where machine learning is supporting workflows side by side with caregivers every step of the way. At St. Jude Read article > The post Keeping an AI on MRIs: Industry Experts Share Latest on AI and Machine Learning in Medical Imaging appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • Quick on Their Fleet: Kodiak Builds Flexible, High-Performance Self-Driving Trucks on NVIDIA DRIVE
    by Katie Burke on September 28, 2021 at 1:05 pm

    Autonomous trucks need to lighten the load when it comes to mapping, while still perceiving their surrounding environments reliably. That’s the approach Kodiak Robotics, a Silicon Valley-based self-driving truck startup, is taking to deploy safer and more efficient delivery and logistics. Today, the company unveiled its fourth-generation vehicle — powered by NVIDIA DRIVE Orin — Read article > The post Quick on Their Fleet: Kodiak Builds Flexible, High-Performance Self-Driving Trucks on NVIDIA DRIVE appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • AI in the Sky: NVIDIA GPUs Help Researchers Remove Clouds From Satellite Images
    by Brian Caulfield on September 23, 2021 at 6:47 pm

    Satellite images can be a fantastic civil engineering tool — at least when clouds don’t get in the way. Now researchers at Osaka University have shown how to use GPU-accelerated deep learning to remove these clouds. The scientists from the university’s Division of Sustainable Energy and Environmental Engineering used a “generative adversarial network” or GAN. Read article > The post AI in the Sky: NVIDIA GPUs Help Researchers Remove Clouds From Satellite Images appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.

  • Doing the Math: Michigan Team Cracks the Code for Subatomic Insights
    by Rick Merritt on September 23, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    In record time, Vikram Gavini’s lab crossed a big milestone in viewing tiny things. The three-person team at the University of Michigan crafted a program that uses complex math to peer deep into the world of the atom. It could advance many fields of science, as well as the design for everything from lighter cars Read article > The post Doing the Math: Michigan Team Cracks the Code for Subatomic Insights appeared first on The Official NVIDIA Blog.