It is no secret that the tech giant Apple continues buying small startups to improve their own products.
First of all, many news
The tech giant plans to expand his artificial intelligence software products.
The company was founded in 2015 by Andreas Gal, Chris Jones, and Michael Vines.
And Andreas Gal that has previously worked at Mozilla as the chief technology officer.
The startup raised 4,000,000 in funding and was composed by around a dozen employees.
The main startup focus was to develop artificial intelligence software that didn’t require a lot of resources.
Therefore it would be possible to integrate the technology into consumer hardware products like cameras.
This is great for Apple products that in the future will be able to process data without the need to send the data to the cloud.
As a result, Silk Labs technology will enable deep learning with the processing power of a supercomputer in your pocket.
The company is using the latest advances in deep neural networks with a custom-built highly optimized engine for SoCs [systems on chips], this allows a fantastic integration of Silk’s AI platform with Apple’s new products.
Certainly, the acquisition makes perfect sense if you look at the latest iPhone XR, XS and XS Max devices they all come with the new A12 bionic process, which
We can only dream of what the future will bring in the latest generation of powerful smartphones and tablets devices.