DeepMind AI breaks 50-year record in computer science with matrix multiplication solution

DeepMind’s AI game-playing has broken a record that dates back 50 years in computer science

AlphaZero’s new version discovered a way to perform matrix multiplication faster, which is a fundamental problem in computing and affects thousands computer tasks.

Source:
https://www.technologyreview.com/2022/10/05/1060717/deepmind-uses-its-game-playing-ai-to-best-a-50-year-old-record-in-computer-science/