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DeepSouth: Human Brain-Scale Supercomputer Goes Online In 2024

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This technology emulates the brain's learning, adaptation, and processing abilities in a parallel and distributed manner intended to power AI applications.

As the video notes, "This is the beginning…" — Technocracy News & Trends Editor Patrick Wood

By: Ellie Zolfagharifard via Business Insider

• The supercomputer, named DeepSouth, is being developed by Western Sydney University in Australia.

• When it goes online next year, it will be capable of 228 trillion synaptic operations per second.

• It could one day help create a cyborg brain vastly more powerful than our own.

Our brains are remarkably energy efficient.

Using just 20 watts of power, the human brain is capable of processing the equivalent of an exaflop — or a billion-billion mathematical operations per second.