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Mercedes-Benz and Nvidia Partner On Software-Defined Autonomous Cars

ZDNet reports: Car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz and chipmaker Nvidia have partnered to build a software-defined computing infrastructure and system that enables vehicles to receive over-the-air software updates to ensure they are equipped with the latest autonomous features. "Together, we're going to revolutionise the car ownership experience, making the vehicle software programmable and continuously upgradeable via over the air updates," Nvidia CEO and founder Jensen Huang said. The pair will bu...
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NVIDIA Ampere A100 GPU For AI Unveiled, Largest 7nm Chip Ever Produced

MojoKid writes: NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang unveiled the company's new Ampere A100 GPU architecture for machine learning and HPC markets today. Jensen claims the 54B transistor A100 is the biggest, most powerful GPU NVIDIA has ever made, and it's also the largest chip ever produced on 7nm semiconductor process. There are a total of 6,912 FP32 CUDA cores, 432 Tensor cores, and 108 SMs (Streaming Multiprocessors) in the A100, paired to 40GB of HBM2e memory with maximum memory bandwidth of 1.6TB/sec. F...
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The key management traits that helped Nvidia's cofounder beat out Marc Benioff and Satya Nadella to be crowned the best-performing CEO of 2019

Nvidia's stock has surged over 1,000% in the last five years, and much of the credit goes to CEO and cofounder Jensen Huang's leadership and vision. Huang is so successful that he beat out other top leaders like Salesforce's Marc Benioff and Microsoft's Satya Nadella to earn the coveted spot atop Harvard Business Review's list of the most successful CEOs of 2019.  It's Huang's attention to all areas of the business and his ability to speak the language of his employees that makes him so succes...
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Nvidia's GPU Technology Conference Will Now Be Online Only Due To Coronavirus Concerns

Nvidia has announced it has shifted its GPU Technology Conference (GTC) to be online-only due to concerns from the coronavirus outbreak. People who had registered for the event, which was originally set to be held in San Jose, California, from March 22nd to March 26th, will get a full refund. The Verge reports: "This decision to move the event online instead of at the San Jose Convention Center reflects our top priority: the health and safety of our employees, our partners and our customers," th...
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After 2019’s reality check, what’s ahead for driverless cars in 2020?

If 2018 was when the industry was shocked into sobriety, 2019 would be a year when pragmatism and the challenges of trying to develop and scale a technology got a lot more real.  The upshot: the industry is in the midst of its adolescent years, where change can occur suddenly, causing confusion and awkward encounters. It’s a time when others develop far faster than their peers. And this coming year promises some of the same. Cracks in the autonomous vehicle industry — concealed by quixotic zeal...
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These three neuroscientists went from leading a hot startup to helping lead a key Intel initiative that could help it dominate the AI processor market as it heads for a showdown with Nvidia (INTC, NVDA)

Intel has been taking a beating from Nvidia in AI, so it made a big bet on Nervana, the AI startup it acquired in 2016. Nervana was founded by three neuroscientists, who are now creating the first Intel AI processors built from the ground up. Here's how the founders of Nervana went from modest ambitions, to a place helping lead an initiative that could help Intel take the lead in a hot processor market where it's so far not made much inroads.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories...
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These 3 neuroscientists went from leading a hot startup to helping lead a key Intel initiative that could help it dominate the AI processor market as it heads for a showdown with Nvidia (INTC, NVDA)

Intel has been taking a beating from Nvidia in AI, so it made a big bet on Nervana, the AI startup it acquired in 2016. Nervana was founded by three neuroscientists, who are now creating the first Intel AI processors built from the ground up. Here's how the founders of Nervana went from modest ambitions, to a place helping lead an initiative that could help Intel take the lead in a hot processor market where it's so far not made much inroads.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories...
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AI Will Have Insatiable Demand For Accelerated Computing

Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang says that there will be an insatiable demand for accelerated computing from Artificial Intelligence applications. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Nvidia's 'crypto overhang' appears to be over. Here's what Wall Street is saying about Nvidia's Q1 results. (NVDA)

Nvidia on Thursday reported better-than-expected first quarter results. Revenue guidance for the second quarter was also ahead of expectations. Wall Street analysts were positive on Nvidia following the results. Watch Nvidia trade live. Nvidia on Thursday evening reported better-than-expected first-quarter results, sending shares up more than 5% after the closing bell. They were set to open little changed on Friday.  The chipmaker earned an adjusted $0.88 a share on revenue of $2.22 billion,...
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Nvidia earnings and guidance top Wall Street estimates (NVDA)

Nvidia on Thursday reported first-quarter results that topped Wall Street estimate. The midpoint for Q2 revenue was above estimates. Shares jumped more than 5% in after-hours trading, but were set to open little changed on Friday.  Watch Nvidia trade live. Nvidia on Thursday reported strong first-quarter results, sending shares up more than 5% after the closing bell.  The chipmaker earned an adjusted $0.88 a share on revenue of $2.22 billion, topping the $0.81 and $2.19 billion that analysts...
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Nvidia isn't offering guidance for the full fiscal year because a big slowdown in data-center spending is causing 'uncertainty' in the chip market (NVDA, INTC)

Nvidia shares rallied Wednesday after it posted upbeat results, but the stock slid after the company said that, like Intel, it was still wrestling with uncertainty in the data center market. Nvidia also said it was not going to give a full-year outlook, which one analyst said underscored the uncertainty. CEO Jensen Huang highlighted the chip company's gains on other fronts, including gaming and AI. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories After Nvidia shares rallied Wednesday on th...
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Nvidia Sales Forecast Signals Game Chip Inventory Is Easing

The stock jumped as much as 7.4% in extended trading, but pared almost all of the gains after Chief Financial Officer Colette Kress said on a conference call that the outlook for the server market had worsened since the beginning of the quarter. Nvidia Chief Executive Officer Jensen Huang is trying to return his company to the growth it showed over the last five years, when revenue more than doubled. To deliver that, he needs for Nvidia’s main business -- the graphics chips used in gamer PCs -...
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Nvidia spikes after earnings and guidance top Wall Street estimates (NVDA)

Nvidia on Thursday reported first-quarter results that topped Wall Street estimate. The midpoint for Q2 revenue was above estimates. Shares were up more than 5% in after-hours trading.  Watch Nvidia trade live. Nvidia reported on Thursday reported strong first-quarter results, sending shares up more than 5% after the closing bell.  The chipmaker earned an adjusted $0.88 a share on revenue of $2.22 billion, topping the $0.81 and $2.19 billion that analysts surveyed by Bloomberg were expecting...
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Nvidia is sliding after Trump escalates the trade war with China (NVDA)

Nvidia was trading down 2.5% on Friday, after the US raised tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25% from 10%. The semiconductor industry is particularly sensitive to the effects of increased tariffs. Watch Nvidia trade live. An escalation in the trade war between the US on China sent Nvidia shares down by more than 2.5% on Friday. Semiconductors are particularly vulnerable to Chinese trade as the country is an important source of demand. At 12:01 a.m. ET on Friday, tariffs on...
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Nvidia is getting whacked as Trump's tariff deadline draws near (NVDA)

Nvidia shares were under pressure Thursday as President Donald Trump's deadline to raise tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars worth of Chinese goods draws near.  At 12:01 a.m. ET on Friday, tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods will increase from 10% to 25%, and a fresh 25% tariff will be placed another $325 billion worth of Chinese goods. Chipmakers are particularly sensitive to Chinese demand. Watch Nvidia trade live.  Nvidia shares were getting whacked Thursday morning, do...
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Trump's trade-war escalation is a 'major concern' for chipmakers AMD and Nvidia (AMD, NVIDIA)

AMD and Nvidia fell sharply in pre-market on Monday after President Donald Trump threatened to increase tariffs on $200 million worth of Chinese goods and slap fresh tariffs on $300 billion worth. Shares of both companies were down nearly 4% as the sector is particularly sensitive to Chinese demand. Watch AMD and Nvidia trade live. The semiconductor stocks AMD and Nvidia were under pressure early Monday after President Donald Trump turned up the heat in the US's trade dispute with China. Sha...
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The 25 richest people in Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley has long been a hotbed for tech start-ups. The valley includes Bay Area cities such as San Jose and Palo Alto. According to Forbes real-time billionaire data, the richest 25 people in Silicon Valley range from tech founders to successful venture capitalists. The top three seats include the founders of Facebook, Oracle, and Google. Visit BusinessInsider.com for more stories. Silicon Valley is home to many of the world's tech giants — and its high-ranking billionaires. Consistent...
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AMD has a 'significant' opportunity from Google's cloud gaming initiative (AMD, GOOG)

In February, AMD revealed that it has been working with Google on a video game streaming service. At the Game Developers Conference on Tuesday, Google announced that the two have created a new chip for the service, which will officially be called Stadia.  While AMD has been struggled to compete at the high-end graphics, it has some secret weapons that can win it in the cloud gaming space. Watch AMD trade live. AMD has a "significant" opportunity from Google's cloud gaming initiative, Morg...
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Toyota doubles down on Nvidia tech for self-driving cars

Toyota is deepening its relationship with Nvidia as the automaker, and its research arms in Japan and the U.S., ramps up its autonomous vehicle development program. Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang announced Monday during his keynote at the 2019 GPU Technology Conference that Toyota Research Institute-Advanced Development — the automaker’s Japan-based research arm — is using the chipmaker’s full end-to-end development and production to develop, train and validate its autonomous vehicle technology. The...
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NVIDIA and OpenAI’s capped returns

Editor’s note: Starting as a trial, the Extra Crunch Daily newsletter is going to be delivered Tuesday-Saturday, in order to faithfully analyze the happenings in the startup and financial world Monday-Friday. Open AI’s capped returns OpenAI announced yesterday that they are going to be offering a “capped return” security for investors as part of the for-profit/non-profit split the organization is creating: As mentioned above, economic returns for investors and employees are capped (with the ca...
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Nvidia is buying Mellanox Technologies in a $6.9 billion deal (NVDA)

Nvidia has agreed to buy Mellanox Technologies for $6.9 billion. The deal, expected to close this year, will pay Mellanox shareholders $125 a share — a 14.3% premium to Friday's closing price. Nvidia reportedly beat out Intel in the race for Mellanox. Watch Nvidia and Mellanox Technologies trade live. Nvidia has agreed to buy the chipmaker Mellanox Technologies in a $6.9 billion all-cash deal that will help it expand into the market for data-center components. The offer, said to have beaten ...
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NVIDIA to buy supercomputer chipmaker Mellanox for $6.9B, beating out Intel and Microsoft

After several days of speculation, today NVIDIA confirmed that it would acquire chipmaker Mellanox for $6.9 billion, paying $125 per share in cash, in an ongoing consolidation of chipmakers — and in this case those making chips for supercomputers, a crucial market segment in this age of cloud services. The deal is expected to close at the end of 2019. The news caps off what the media had reported as a bidding war between NVIDIA, Intel and Microsoft for the company now based out of San Jose but o...
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Nvidia to Buy Mellanox for $6.9 Billion in Data Center Push

Santa Clara, California-based Nvidia is paying $125 a share in cash for the American-Israeli company, which makes chips used to speed the flow of information across computer servers. Nvidia’s biggest-ever acquisition is aimed at accelerating momentum for one of Chief Executive Officer Jensen Huang’s most successful initiatives. The company’s founder built a multi-billion-dollar business in under three years by persuading owners of data centers that his graphics chips are the right solution for...
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Nvidia Jumps on Sales Forecast Projecting Rebound in Demand

The chipmaker also forecast a 20 percent decline in the current quarter, suggesting Nvidia sees a big boost in sales coming later in the year. Chief Executive Officer Jensen Huang is trying to convince investors that the stall in the company’s revenue is a short-lived trend and that the broader use of graphics chips in everything from cars to data centers will restore growth that has doubled the size of his company since 2016. “The first quarter marks the bottom for our gaming business and we ...
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Nvidia Jumps on Sales Forecast Projecting Return to Growth

The chipmaker also forecast a 20 percent decline in the current quarter, suggesting Nvidia sees a big boost in sales coming later in the year. Chief Executive Officer Jensen Huang is trying to convince investors that the stall in the company’s sales is a short-lived trend and that the broader use of graphics chips in everything from cars to data centers will restore growth that has doubled the size of his company since 2016. “This was a turbulent close to what had been a great year,” Huang sai...
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Nvidia's crypto problem may be bigger than it admits, according to an analyst who crunched the numbers (NVDA)

Nvidia generated $1.95 billion in total revenue related to crypto/blockchain rather than its reported $602 million, according to RBC analyst Mitch Steves. By his calculation, total crypto revenue from April 2017 to July 2018 should be around $2.75 billion. Nvidia accounted for around 75% and AMD captured around the rest. Steves came to his conclusion by pouring over the company's latest earnings report. Steves slashed his price target. Watch Nvidia trade live. Nvidia's crypto problem is bigg...
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'The other shoe has dropped': Here's what Wall Street is saying about Nvidia's warning (NVDA)

Nvidia cut its revenue guidance for fiscal fourth quarter Monday, citing weaker economic conditions, eepecially in China.  Shares plunged nearly 14% following the announcement. Analysts up and down Wall Street cut their price targets for the stock, but remained largely bullish. Watch Nvidia trade live. Nvidia lowered its guidance for fiscal fourth-quarter Monday, pinning disappointing sales of its gaming and datacenter platforms on weaker economic conditions, especially in China. The chipmak...
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Nvidia becomes latest casualty of Chinese slowdown with $500m sales warning

The American microchip maker Nvidia has become the latest tech giant to warn of a sharp economic slowdown in China as it blamed “extraordinary dynamics” for a $500m (£380m) hole in its revenues. The company, whose graphics chips are used in powerful computers and robotic systems such as driverless cars, said computer gamers in China had held off buying its graphics cards in recent months as the economic picture worsens. China is the world’s biggest video games market, particularly in PC gaming d...
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AMD is getting whacked after Nvidia warns on China (AMD, NVDA)

AMD shares were down 6.5% Monday after Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang said declining macroeconomic conditions, particularly in China, impacted demand his company's gaming graphics processing units. AMD is set to report its fourth-quarter results after Tuesday's closing bell.   At the beginning of the year, an analyst told Markets Insider that AMD is facing a 'pretty sizable' earnings mess. Watch AMD trade live. AMD is plunging, down 7.66% to $ 20.25 a share Monday, after rival Nvidia sounded th...
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Nvidia warns conditions in China led to an 'extraordinary, unusually turbulent' quarter (NVDA)

Nvidia shares plunged Monday after the chipmaker lowered its guidance for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2019. CEO Jensen Huang said declining macroeconomic conditions, particularly in China, impacted demand for Nvidia's gaming graphics processing units. Watch Nvidia trade live. Nvidia lowered its guidance for the fourth-quarter of fiscal year 2019 Monday, citing significantly weaker economic conditions in China and disappointing sales of its gaming and datacenter platforms. The announcem...
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