MOVES-Former Intel, Tesla chip exec Jim Keller joins artificial intelligence startup

www.reuters.com
2 min read
difficult
Jim Keller, a prominent computing chip architect who left Intel Corp last year, has joined a Toronto-based startup developing artificial intelligence chips.
Jan 5 (Reuters) -

Keller has been named president, chief technology officer and a board member of Tenstorrent Inc, a company founded in 2016 by Advanced Micro Devices Inc and Nvidia Corp veteran Ljubisa Bajic to create an AI chip that mimics some of the ways the human brain works to become more energy efficient than rival chips.

Keller, also an AMD veteran, has been a key player in chip advances at multiple companies. He worked on some of Apple Inc's early proprietary processors that set apart its iPhone and iPad devices from Android rivals. In 2012, he served a second stint at AMD helping…
Stephen Nellis
Read full article