New research can identify a person by reading their thermal signature in complete darkness and then matching it with ordinary photographs. Research paper: Abstract...Bruce Schneier From Schneier on Security | August 5, 2015 at 07:02 AM
An unusual example of 3D printing" ... First 3-D printed prescription drug to be made in Blue Ash, Ohio ... The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | August 4, 2015 at 03:02 PM
Note has some similarity to swarm robotics But here the individuals are likely to be more specialized. Collaborating, But need for central management? n...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | August 4, 2015 at 01:59 PM
The following is guest post from Christos Papadimitriou, the C. Lester Hogan Professor of EECS Computer Science Division at the University of California at Berkeley...Helen Wright From The Computing Community Consortium Blog | August 4, 2015 at 12:43 PM
Researchers at MIT are using XSEDE resources to study polymers, the chemical compounds used to make plastic, rubber, and more.
The post XSEDE Powers Polymer Research...staff From insideHPC | August 4, 2015 at 12:42 PM
"The framework established between Seagate and Micron has led to the development and production of this next-generation, high-capacity SAS SSD platform. It is the...Rich Brueckner From insideHPC | August 4, 2015 at 12:09 PM
Today DDN announced that Purdue University has deployed DDN’s SFA high-performance storage to accelerate the delivery of research results for up to 1,000 researchers...staff From insideHPC | August 4, 2015 at 11:50 AM
Senate Floor: Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act, S. 754 Legislation pertaining to the sharing of cybersecurity threat and vulnerability information between...Renee Dopplick From U.S. Public Policy Committee of the ACM | August 4, 2015 at 11:46 AM
From the BBC: " ... British Museum offers virtual reality tour of Bronze Age ... The British Museum is running a trial of virtual reality technology with a view...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | August 4, 2015 at 11:27 AM
In second “Back to the future” movie (1989), the protagonists are sent 25 years in the future… October 2015. I watched this movie as a young adult and I was in...Daniel Lemire From Daniel Lemire's Blog | August 4, 2015 at 11:21 AM
In this video from ISC 2015, Ross C. Walker from SDSC presents: Amber - The How, What, and Why on Intel Xeon Phi.
AMBER is a key application in molecular dynamics...Rich Brueckner From insideHPC | August 4, 2015 at 10:46 AM
If we want to advance the art and science of software development, we should direct our attention to the insect world of stigmergy.
The post Why Can’t Programmers...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | August 4, 2015 at 09:55 AM
Good thoughts by Tom Davenport. We did this to a degree at Procter & Gamble since the 70s, by creating a strong industrial competency, but we also had a longImplications...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | August 4, 2015 at 07:34 AM
"By introducing Cavium’s 64-bit ARMv8 CPUs in our Penguin Tundra family of Open Compute servers we again step up our leadership position. Our customers get outstanding...Rich Brueckner From insideHPC | August 4, 2015 at 07:00 AM
All data has contextual messiness. How do we combine multiple kinds of data to produce understandable domain knowledge? Here multiple data in CPG retail among...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | August 4, 2015 at 12:23 AM
Intriguing bonus system architecture, or a crowd sourcing of rewards?Implementing Peer-to-Peer Bonus System by Savita Pahuja on Aug 03, 2015 Jurgen Appelo, CEO...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | August 4, 2015 at 12:13 AM
In Engadget: Amazon's voice-controlled Echo speaker is now available at Staples. Also sold directly through Amazon. Have been testing for a number of home control...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | August 3, 2015 at 07:54 PM
CPG and Beverage companies pushing innovation.PepsiCo R&D chief: ‘Over $6bn in net revenue is coming from innovation’By Kacey Culliney+, 03-Aug-2015PepsiCo’s research...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | August 3, 2015 at 04:29 PM
I recently had a couple of students (and former students, and colleagues) ask me if I was attending any of a set of upcoming cons (non-academic/organizational conferences)...Gene Spafford From CERIAS Blog | August 3, 2015 at 03:39 PM