IBM’s new brain chip could power the Internet of things

By GIXnews

By Joab Jackson, IDG News Service | August 7th, 2014 The IBM TrueNorth brain-inspired prototype processor offers the equivalent of 256 million synapses. IBM has taken another step toward its ambitious goal of creating a processor that acts like a human brain, creating a second, more advanced chip that mimics the way the mammalian brain…