Apple has a knack for accelerating technologies. (Just ask the wireless ear bud market, after the iPhone 7 nixed the headphone port.) Now it may be poised to do it once more, this time with artificial intelligence.
According to comments made by Jeff Williams, Apple’s chief operating officer, on Monday, the company sees its latest iPhone X as a major AI platform. At an event for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, which sources processing chips for the iPhone, Williams told an audience of TSMA executives, “We think that the frameworks that we’ve got, the ‘neural engines’ we’ve put in the phone, in the watch…we do view that as a huge piece of the future. We believe these frameworks will allow developers to create apps that will do more and more in this space, so we think the phone is a major platform for the future.”
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“I feel like the [Emmy] nomination is this absurdly generous bonus to something that I’ve already been excited by for quite some time now,” Darren Criss tells @ktauer about his nomination for his role as Andrew Cunanan in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, “My general attitude toward life is I hope for everything but expect nothing. But when you’re playing for the Warriors, there’s a good chance you’ll make it to the championships. And I’m not saying I’m Steph Curry, but when you’re on [showrunner] Ryan Murphy’s team, it seems more palpable than ever,” he continues. (Criss previously starred on “Glee,” another Murphy creation, although they didn’t directly work together.) “I feel like I’ve already won the lottery.” Read more in WWD.com (📸: @lexieblacklock ) #wwdeye #darrencriss #americancrimestory #emmys2018