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Amazon Fresh Moves Forward
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Fresh Moves Forward

It was thought that Amazon could not provide fresh delivery and experience at scale. SpartanNash looks toward growth with Amazon partnershipSpartanNash has teamed...

More Virtual Reality Consumer Engagement
From The Eponymous Pickle

More Virtual Reality Consumer Engagement

Kellogg sponsors Captain America VR gameKellogg is capitalizing on the box office success of "Captain America: Civil War" by sponsoring a mobile virtual reality...

Friday Squid Blogging: More Squids
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: More Squids

This research paper shows that the number of squids, and the number of cephalopods in general, has been steadily increasing over the past 60 years: Our analyses...

Skein in FreeBSD
From Schneier on Security

Skein in FreeBSD

The Skein hash function is now part of FreeBSD....

Blockchain Disruption of Financial Services
From The Eponymous Pickle

Blockchain Disruption of Financial Services

How Blockchain Technology Will Disrupt Financial Services FirmsIn the second article of the series, “The Network Revolution: Creating Value through Platforms, People...

Elemence
From The Eponymous Pickle

Elemence

Brought to my attention.   Consulting for innovation, valued change.   Adjacency.Who We AreThe premise for Elemence is that innovation is able to thrive when ideas...

Critical Importance of Subject Matter Experts
From The Eponymous Pickle

Critical Importance of Subject Matter Experts

Absolutely.  I usually call it context understanding.  And that  understanding comes from having subject matter expertise close at hand.   In Information Management...

When Wifi Finds You
From The Eponymous Pickle

When Wifi Finds You

In Sloan Review:" ... If WiFi can find you — instead of you trying to locate a signal for it — the result could be smarter homes, more efficient businesses, and...

Video: Whither Hard Disk Archives?
From insideHPC

Video: Whither Hard Disk Archives?

In this video from the 2016 MSST Conference, Dave Anderson from Seagate presents: Whither Hard Disk Archives? The talk was part of a panel discussion on Data-intensive...

Open-source vs. Proprietary – Keeping Ideology Out of the Equation
From insideHPC

Open-source vs. Proprietary – Keeping Ideology Out of the Equation

"One of the most recurrent themes is that of open-source vs. proprietary code. This debate is often painted with the idealistic open-source evangelists on one side...

Insilico Applies Deep Learning to Drug Discovery
From insideHPC

Insilico Applies Deep Learning to Drug Discovery

"The world of artificial intelligence is rapidly evolving and affecting every aspect of our daily life. And soon this progress will be felt in the pharmaceutical...

Vela Software Acquires Tecplot Fluid Dynamics Software
From insideHPC

Vela Software Acquires Tecplot Fluid Dynamics Software

Today Vela Software announced that it has acquired Tecplot, a leading provider of fluid dynamics visualization and analysis software for engineers and scientists...

Google Launches  Free Data Viz Tool
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google Launches Free Data Viz Tool

In CWorld:" ... Google is doubling down on its commitment to the business analytics market with the launch of a new free data visualization tool. The company has...

The Unfalsifiability of Security Claims
From Schneier on Security

The Unfalsifiability of Security Claims

Interesting research paper: Cormac Herley, "Unfalsifiability of security claims: There is an inherent asymmetry in computer security: things can be declared insecure...

Misunderstanding Positive Emotions
From The Eponymous Pickle

Misunderstanding Positive Emotions

Misunderstanding Positive Emotion A Conversation With June Gruber" ... This work we've been doing in positive emotion and psychopathology has the potential to change...

Hang up: Dutch look at banning use of cellphones on bikes
From Phys.org Technology News

Hang up: Dutch look at banning use of cellphones on bikes

The Dutch government is considering banning the country's millions of cyclists from using their cellphones while riding, saying pedaling and phones are a dangerous...

NTIA Multistakeholder Meeting on Consumer Privacy and Facial Recognition on June 15
From U.S. Public Policy Committee of the ACM

NTIA Multistakeholder Meeting on Consumer Privacy and Facial Recognition on June 15

The U.S. National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) will convene a multistakeholder meeting on the commercial use of facial recognition technology...

Video: Developing, Configuring, Building, and Deploying HPC Software
From insideHPC

Video: Developing, Configuring, Building, and Deploying HPC Software

"The process of developing HPC software requires consideration of issues in software design as well as practices that support the collaborative writing of well-structured...

Exascale computing: Why we need it and some of the challenges to conquer it.
From XRDS

Exascale computing: Why we need it and some of the challenges to conquer it.

Exascale computing, the ability of a computer system to perform a million trillion operations per second, has been long anticipated as the next major step in computer...
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