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Old Brands Surprising Consumers
From The Eponymous Pickle

Old Brands Surprising Consumers

In K@W:   A number of companies I know need more of this.New Tricks: How Old Brands Can Still Surprise ConsumersTo reinvigorate iconic brands, companies must figure...

Essentials of Innovation
From The Eponymous Pickle

Essentials of Innovation

In McKinsey:The eight essentials of innovation ...Strategic and organizational factors are what separate successful big-company innovators from the rest of the...

Intersection of AI and Blockchain
From The Eponymous Pickle

Intersection of AI and Blockchain

Blockchain has come up in a number of conversations. In O'Reilly, interesting piece about how it interacts with AI.

Why Storage Matters to Scientists
From insideHPC

Why Storage Matters to Scientists

As the Large Hadron Collider restarts at Cern, data storage has become as important to scientists as compute power. But, as Tom Wilkie from Scientific Computing...

Seed Strategy
From The Eponymous Pickle

Seed Strategy

Seed Strategy has merged with Burke" .. Seed Strategy grows big ideas for brands around the globe. Our clients can expect smart strategic thinking, head-turning...

Sustainability Through Service
From The Eponymous Pickle

Sustainability Through Service

Today's Service Sciences Talk.ISSIP SIG Education & Research is Prof. Adi Wolfson, Green Processes Center, Shamoon College of Engineering, Beer-Sheva, Israel.Title...

Fortran Still Going Strong
From insideHPC

Fortran Still Going Strong

Fortran still going strong. The post Fortran Still Going Strong appeared first on insideHPC.

Penguin On Demand Powers Oracle Team USA for America’s Cup
From insideHPC

Penguin On Demand Powers Oracle Team USA for America’s Cup

Today Penguin Computing announced that Oracle Team USA is using Penguin Computing on Demand (POD) in conjunction with NUMECA’s FINE/Marine CFD software for hydrodynamic...

Purdue to Build Rice Supercomputer in a Single Day
From insideHPC

Purdue to Build Rice Supercomputer in a Single Day

Today Purdue University announced that staff and volunteers will build it's newest HPC cluster in a single day. The “Install Day” event will take place May 8. The...

Red Green–A different Hello World
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Red Green–A different Hello World

Hello World is more or less the ubiquitous first program for most development environments. I hate it. It’s boring. It made a lot of sense in a command line environment...

Oakley Cluster Powers Satellite Surface Mapping for Disaster Relief in Nepal
From insideHPC

Oakley Cluster Powers Satellite Surface Mapping for Disaster Relief in Nepal

Researchers are using supercomputer automated surface mapping technology to help with disaster relief and longer-term stabilization planning efforts related toOakley...

An Example of Cell Phone Metadata Forensic Surveillance
From Schneier on Security

An Example of Cell Phone Metadata Forensic Surveillance

In this long article on the 2005 assassination of Rafik Hariri in Beirut, there's a detailed section on what the investigators were able to learn from the cell...

Supercomputing Black Hole Mergers with Blue Waters
From insideHPC

Supercomputing Black Hole Mergers with Blue Waters

"The mathematics involved in simulating these events is very sophisticated because one has to solve the equations of Einstein’s general relativity and magneto-hydrodynamics...

Watson Discovers Knowledge in TED Talks
From The Eponymous Pickle

Watson Discovers Knowledge in TED Talks

Interesting knowledge management technique using Watson.  Any company, or for that matter knowledge developing entity, has this need.  How practical this might"...

Signals and Noise in Observation
From The Eponymous Pickle

Signals and Noise in Observation

On signals and noise and observation, in Nicholas Carr's blog Roughtype:" ... From Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s  ... book Antifragile: Things that Gain from Disorder...

Experientia designer Dohun YuLuck Jang 유록  featured in Design 4 Disaster
From Putting People First

Experientia designer Dohun YuLuck Jang 유록 featured in Design 4 Disaster

Design 4 Disaster features an engaging illustrated safety manual for ship passengers, a personal project by Experientia designer Dohun YuLuck Jang 유록. After the...

Why people don’t trust energy-saving gadgets
From Putting People First

Why people don’t trust energy-saving gadgets

People’s reluctance to share data about their energy use is likely to stand in the way of “smart” technology designed to promote energy efficiency, experts say....

Great Innovative Idea- Machine Teaching
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Great Innovative Idea- Machine Teaching

The following Great Innovative Idea is from Dr. Xiaojin (Jerry) Zhu, Associate Professor of Computer Science at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Zhu’s paper Machine...

The NSA's Voice-to-Text Capabilities
From Schneier on Security

The NSA's Voice-to-Text Capabilities

New article from the Intercept based on the Snowden documents....
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