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Visualizing Sets
From The Eponymous Pickle

Visualizing Sets

Interesting example of a novel data visualization.  From Microsoft Labs.

Morse Code Project
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Morse Code Project

Project ideas come from all sorts of places. Textbooks, other teachers I work with, blogs, random conversations, conferences (do you know about Nifty Assignments...

Yet Another Computer Side Channel
From Schneier on Security

Yet Another Computer Side Channel

Researchers have managed to get two computers to communicate using heat and thermal sensors. It's not really viable communication -- the bit rate is eight per hour...

HPC News Roundup for March 27, 2015
From insideHPC

HPC News Roundup for March 27, 2015

I'm on my way home from a series of Springtime HPC conferences with boatload of new videos and interviews on the latest in high performance computing. Here areHPC...

HPC Market Update from Intersect360 Research
From insideHPC

HPC Market Update from Intersect360 Research

"The drive toward exascale computing, a renewed emphasis on data-centric processing, energy efficiency concerns, and the limitations of memory and I/O performance...

Sharp methodological critiques on current Big Data practices
From Putting People First

Sharp methodological critiques on current Big Data practices

Two methodological critiques on Big Data that caught our attention: In the Financial Times, economist and journalist Tim Harford points out that sampling bias and...

Gamification at SAP in May 2015
From The Eponymous Pickle

Gamification at SAP in May 2015

First example I had heard of a major software company being involved seriously in gamification.   With mention of the key analytcs involved. Available soon.    Will...

2015 UCLA Summer Institute on Mobile Health Technology Research
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

2015 UCLA Summer Institute on Mobile Health Technology Research

Using mobile technologies to more rapidly and accurately assess and modify behavior, biological states and contextual variables has great potential to transform...

Tackling  Wicked Problems
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tackling Wicked Problems

This week’s presenter for the ISSIP SIG Education & Research Service Evangelist Series is Professor Gerald Midgley, Associate Dean for Research and Enterprise,Introduction...

TIBCO BPM Systems
From The Eponymous Pickle

TIBCO BPM Systems

TIBCO BPM Offerings: Brought to my attention and attended an introductory seminar:   Nimbus and ActiveMatrix.

Digital Colleagues for Smarter Aging
From The Eponymous Pickle

Digital Colleagues for Smarter Aging

Presentation today from Cognitive Systems Institute on the idea of a 'Digital Colleague', by Polly Tremoulet, Drexel of University - "Digital Colleagues for Smart...

Optimizing Navier-Stokes Equations
From insideHPC

Optimizing Navier-Stokes Equations

Solving Navier-Sokes equations are popular because they describe the physics of in a number of areas of interest to scientists and engineers. By solving these equations...

Video: Application Experiences on DDN’s IME Burst Buffer
From insideHPC

Video: Application Experiences on DDN’s IME Burst Buffer

"The DDN Infinite Memory Engine (IME) unleashes a new I/O provisioning paradigm. This breakthrough, software defined storage application introduces a whole newVideo...

Fujitsu Thin Solar Powered IOT Beacon
From The Eponymous Pickle

Fujitsu Thin Solar Powered IOT Beacon

Solar powering in particular is interesting. We will continue to see developments of this type.Fujitsu develops thin, solar-powered IoT beaconIn a move that could...

Social Graphs for Business
From The Eponymous Pickle

Social Graphs for Business

Starting to think more rigorously about the definition and delivery of occupations.   It is natural to think about work that has already been done to understand...

Video: Increasing Cluster Throughput while Reducing Energy Consumption for GPU Workloads
From insideHPC

Video: Increasing Cluster Throughput while Reducing Energy Consumption for GPU Workloads

"The use of GPUs to accelerate applications is mainstream nowadays, but their adoption in cur- rent clusters presents several drawbacks. In this talk we present...

Job of the Week: Senior HPC GRID Engineer at PDT Partners
From insideHPC

Job of the Week: Senior HPC GRID Engineer at PDT Partners

The PDT team – a proprietary quantitative investment manager – is seeking a highly-talented senior HPC engineer. The Senior GRID Engineer will be a primary point...

HPC and Software Modernization
From insideHPC

HPC and Software Modernization

"As we see Moore’s Law alive and well, more and more parallelism is introduced into all computing platforms and on all levels of integration and programming toHPC...

Gov.uk’s open policy making toolkit – practical guidance on ethnography and more
From Putting People First

Gov.uk’s open policy making toolkit – practical guidance on ethnography and more

The Gov.uk open policy making toolkit is a practical guide to techniques that can help you make better policy. The toolkit, which brings together the latest techniques...
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The Three Faces of Cyberwar
The Three Faces of Cyberwar
03.26.2015

The different aspects of cyberwar, and what can be done about them.

Agile Methods: A Follow-up ACM Webinar
Agile Methods: A Follow-up ACM Webinar
03.26.2015

A follow-up session to the ACM webinar Agile Methods: The Good, the Hype and the Ugly will take place on March …

Battling Bias
Battling Bias
03.20.2015

A regional Grace Hopper Celebration event this week focused on "advancing a gender diverse technology workforce in New York."

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