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More WalMart and Amazon by the Numbers
From The Eponymous Pickle

More WalMart and Amazon by the Numbers

Insightful numbers and visuals:Supply Chain News: Walmart and Amazon by the Numbers 2017 Part 2More Analysis from Our Annual Review of the World's Two Most Important...

Job of the Week: HPC System Administrator at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
From insideHPC

Job of the Week: HPC System Administrator at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach is seeking a High Performance Computing System Administrator in our Job of the Week. "The HPC Specialist is...

Artificial Intelligence (AI) For Social Good
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Artificial Intelligence (AI) For Social Good

The organizing committee for the AI for Social Good Workshop has released their workshop report called Artificial Intelligence for Social Good. The Computing Community...

Intel Aligns its AI Efforts into a Single Organization
From insideHPC

Intel Aligns its AI Efforts into a Single Organization

"Intel sees the huge potential in AI and are moving mountains to take full advantage of it," said Patrick Moorhead from Moor Insights & Strategy. "They have acquired...

CCC Council Member Cynthia Dwork is One of the Recipients of the 2017 Gödel Prize
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

CCC Council Member Cynthia Dwork is One of the Recipients of the 2017 Gödel Prize

The Gödel Prize for outstanding papers in the area of theoretical computer science is sponsored jointly by the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science...

Panel Discussion on How Europe Can Attain World Leadership in HPC
From insideHPC

Panel Discussion on How Europe Can Attain World Leadership in HPC

"HPC is moving towards its next frontier - more than 100 times faster than the fastest machines currently available in Europe," said Andrus Ansip, European Commission...

Megware to Install CooLMUC 3 Supercomputer at LRZ in Germany
From insideHPC

Megware to Install CooLMUC 3 Supercomputer at LRZ in Germany

"The new CooLMUC 3 system outperforms its predecessors in a number of respects, including its key feature of cooling in thermally insulated racks all compute and...

Hackers Threaten to Erase Apple Customer Data
From Schneier on Security

Hackers Threaten to Erase Apple Customer Data

Turkish hackers are threatening to erase millions of iCloud user accounts unless Apple pays a ransom. This is a weird story, and I'm skeptical of some of the details...

Intel MKL and Intel TBB Working Together for Performance
From insideHPC

Intel MKL and Intel TBB Working Together for Performance

When used in a TBB environment, Intel has demonstrated a many-fold performance improvement over the same parallelized code using Intel MKL in an OpenMP environment...

On Embedded Blog Links
From The Eponymous Pickle

On Embedded Blog Links

I was reminded by a recent query that links that are embedded in posts in this blog may not always work. The history of this blog goes back to 2005, and so especially...

Miller Tries Voice/Push Button Beer Ordering
From The Eponymous Pickle

Miller Tries Voice/Push Button Beer Ordering

Voice and push-button ordering expands ...In Adage:  Push-Button Beer Ordering? Miller Lite Gives It a Try   By E.J. Schultz." ....  MillerCoors is giving lazyThe...

From Computational Complexity

The Dagstuhl Family

This week I'm at the Dagstuhl workshop on Computational Complexity of Discrete Problems. As you long time readers know Dagstuhl is a German center that hosts...

ISC 2017 Adds STEM Student Day
From insideHPC

ISC 2017 Adds STEM Student Day

Today ISC 2017 announced the inclusion of the STEM Student Day & Gala at this year’s conference. Taking place June 21 in Frankfurt, the new program aims to connect...

How Machine Learning is Used at Google
From The Eponymous Pickle

How Machine Learning is Used at Google

Video via O'Reilly:Machine learning at GoogleRob Craft shares some of the ways machine learning is being used inside of Google. ...  

NSA Best Scientific Cybersecurity Paper Competition
From Schneier on Security

NSA Best Scientific Cybersecurity Paper Competition

Every year, the NSA has a competition for the best cybersecurity paper. Winners get to go to the NSA to pick up the award. (Warning: you will almost certainly be...

Nest Protect Expands on IFTTT
From The Eponymous Pickle

Nest Protect Expands on IFTTT

Today an update of IFTTT capabilities for interacting with Nest-Protect sensor devices in the home. IFTTT lets you add layers of simple intelligence to the smart...

Andrew Ng Leaving Baidu for Next Chapter in AI
From insideHPC

Andrew Ng Leaving Baidu for Next Chapter in AI

"As the founding lead of the Google Brain project, and more recently through my role at Baidu, I have played a role in the transformation of two leading technology...

NSF Announces Big Data Spokes Solicitation for 2018
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NSF Announces Big Data Spokes Solicitation for 2018

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has recently announced a new program solicitation for the Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs: Establishing Spokes to Advance...

1.5 Petaflop Supercomputer coming to IIT-Kharagpur in India
From insideHPC

1.5 Petaflop Supercomputer coming to IIT-Kharagpur in India

Today the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur announced that it will be the first academic institution to open a supercomputing facility under India's National...
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