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Marketing Campaign
From The Eponymous Pickle

Marketing Campaign

An intriguing example, with statistics,  that looks like a process model of how to do marketing campaigns.  Like to see this further built out with more detail,...

Display Cards for Alexa
From The Eponymous Pickle

Display Cards for Alexa

One of the criticisms of voice-only assistants is there is no provision for visual display, and often visual is just better than reciting an answer over a speaker...

Video: A Look at the Lincoln Laboratory Supercomputing Center
From insideHPC

Video: A Look at the Lincoln Laboratory Supercomputing Center

"Guided by the principles of interactive supercomputing, Lincoln Laboratory was responsible for a lot of the early work on machine learning and neural networks....

Job of the Week: HPC Application Performance Engineer at Mellanox
From insideHPC

Job of the Week: HPC Application Performance Engineer at Mellanox

"Mellanox Technologies is looking for a talented engineer to lead datacenter application performance optimization and benchmarking over Mellanox networking products...

Friday Squid Blogging: Know Your Cephalopods
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Know Your Cephalopods

This graphic shows the important difference between arms and tentacles. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news...

Tips for VR Content
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tips for VR Content

In Think with Google:  " ... It's one thing to make your VR content accessible. But how can you ensure that your audience engages? Our recent research identified...

A Growth Mindset Workshop
From The Female Perspective of Computer Science

A Growth Mindset Workshop

I recently gave a workshop on the growth mindset with first year computer science students working as part of this amazing program. It went well, so it seems worth...

How quickly can you remove spaces from a string?
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

How quickly can you remove spaces from a string?

Sometimes programmers want to prune out characters from a string of characters. For example, maybe you want to remove all line-ending characters from a piece of...

AI Building AI
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Building AI

It has been long suggested that this would occur.  This is still relatively hard, but we have seen apps like Watson Analytics show how it could be done.  Though...

Artificial Fingertip Feels
From The Eponymous Pickle

Artificial Fingertip Feels

Artificial fingertip that ‘feels’ wins Harvard's robotics competitionTacTip, a 3D-printed tactile sensor  (University of Bristol) An open-source 3D-printed fingertip...

PASC17 Plenary to Focus on Supercomputing Cosmology
From insideHPC

PASC17 Plenary to Focus on Supercomputing Cosmology

Today the PASC17 Conference announced that this year’s plenary presentation will be entitled “Unlocking the Mysteries of the Universe with Supercomputers.” The...

Video: How Persistent Memory Will Bring an Entirely New Structure to Large Data Computing
From insideHPC

Video: How Persistent Memory Will Bring an Entirely New Structure to Large Data Computing

"As data proliferation continues to explode, computing architectures are struggling to get the right data to the processor efficiently, both in terms of time and...

Atos Delivers Bull sequana Supercomputer to Hartree Centre
From insideHPC

Atos Delivers Bull sequana Supercomputer to Hartree Centre

Today Atos announced the first installation of its Bull sequana X1000 new-generation supercomputer system, in the UK at the Hartree Centre. Founded by the UK government...

Video: Modern Code – Making the Impossible Possible
From insideHPC

Video: Modern Code – Making the Impossible Possible

In this video, Rich Brueckner from insideHPC moderates a panel discussion on Code Modernization. "SC15 luminary panelists reflect on collaboration with Intel and...

Scan and Go Again
From The Eponymous Pickle

Scan and Go Again

Scan and Go Again  In Retailwire.by Matthew Stern with expert comments.Some ideas were ahead of their time and that’s how Walmart appears to see its Scan & Go mobile...

China Oceanwide to Acquire IDG & IDC
From insideHPC

China Oceanwide to Acquire IDG & IDC

"We will be fully honoring all IDC HPC contracts and deliverables, and will continue our HPC operations as before," said Earl Joseph of IDC. "Because the HPC group...

Anthropologist Sally Applin on the automation of qualitative methods
From Putting People First

Anthropologist Sally Applin on the automation of qualitative methods

Anthropology and its methodologies cannot easily be automated. However, both design and engineering based organizations are attempting it. Anthropologist SallyAnthropologist...

Big Data to Knowledge Updates
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Big Data to Knowledge Updates

The Data Science and the Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) initiative at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have a number of upcoming opportunities, events, and...

Oracle Cloud to add PBS Works for Technical Computing
From insideHPC

Oracle Cloud to add PBS Works for Technical Computing

Today Altair announced plans to build and offer HPC solutions on the Oracle Cloud Platform. This follows Oracle’s decision to name Altair PBS Works as its preferred...
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