Elon Musk admitted that Tesla develops its own AI-processors

No matter how Elon Musk wary about the future of artificial intelligence, he is well aware that without it can not do. Including his own company, Tesla, whose cars rely heavily on autopilot. And that, in turn, will not be able to respond adequately to changes in the surrounding, not being equipped with the advanced AI and powerful iron for his work. As part of the NIPS conference, Musk has publicly acknowledged that his company's engineers are currently creating their own AI-processors, which very soon will be the basis of new Tesla models.

Elon Musk admitted that Tesla develops its own AI-processors

"I want you to understand me correctly: the company Tesla is very serious about the issue of artificial intelligence. And not only in terms of software development, but also in the creation of iron. Currently Jim is working on a specialized AI equipment, which seems to us to be the best in the world at the time of its release, "- shared with Musk present at the conference.

Jim mentioned in his speech Elon Musk - is Jim Keller, the famous engineer processors, who had worked at companies such as AMD and Apple's, before in 2016 he joined the company Tesla. A little later, he joined the Keller mask performance on stage and began to discuss with the present topical issues related to the development of artificial intelligence. Along with them were Andrei Carpathians - Tesla's leading expert on the development of artificial intelligence, as well as a specialist in AI Siobhan Zilis from Bloomberg Beta. Masks are well known about his optimism about autonomous vehicles, but it has some very pessimistic views of the future of artificial intelligence, which we have repeatedly told you. During his speech, he stated his firm belief that in the next ten years, about half of all the cars coming down the assembly line will run on autopilot based on artificial intelligence. He also believes that a full-fledged artificial intelligence will be developed in about 7-8 years.