I’ve got this ominous feeling that 2018 could be the year that everything changes dramatically.
The majority of deep learning hardware startups will fail
Many deep learning hardware startup ventures will begin to finally deliver their silicon in 2018.
These will all be mostly busts because they will forget to deliver good software to support their new solutions.
The low-hanging fruit that employs systolic array solutions has already been taken, so we won’t have the massive 10x performance upgrade that we found in 2017.
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