Chip CEOs urge US to reflect on effects of China curbs – Taipei Times

Chip CEOs urge US to reflect on effects of China curbs – Taipei Times

The leaders of the largest US chipmakers told US government officials last week that US President Joe Biden’s administration should study the impact of export restrictions on China and stop before implementing new ones, according to people familiar with their discussions. During meetings in Washington on Monday, Intel Corp CEO Pat Gelsinger, Nvidia Corp CEO…

Team wins grant to fuse artificial intelligence with human brain cells – Taipei Times

Team wins grant to fuse artificial intelligence with human brain cells – Taipei Times

Researchers hope to create better AI machines using synthetic biological intelligence, despite concerns about existential risks By Tory Shepherd / The Guardian Research into human brain cell fusion with artificial intelligence (AI) has received a $600,000 grant from the Australian Department of Defense and Office of National Intelligence (ONI). The research team, led by Monash…

Taiwan suspects that Chinese ships have cut the islands’ internet cables

Taiwan suspects that Chinese ships have cut the islands’ internet cables

NANGAN, Taiwan (AP) For the past month, bed and breakfast owner Chen Yu-lin has had to tell his guests that he couldn’t provide them with the Internet. Others living in Matsu, one of Taiwan’s outlying islands closest to neighboring China, have struggled to pay electricity bills, make a doctor’s appointment, or receive a package. To…