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Why tech companies are racing each other to make their own custom A.I. chips

Jordan Novet

Earlier this week Alibaba said will make its own chip available for access through its cloud. Google has developed chips for AI, and Facebook has a nascent chip effort. Chinese retailer and cloud infrastructure provider Alibaba BABA is the latest company to think up its own design for processors that can run artificial intelligence software.