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Conference Call: Design Anthropological Futures
From Putting People First

Conference Call: Design Anthropological Futures

Design Anthropological Futures conference Organised by the Research Network for Design Anthropology August 13-14, 2015 Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts – School...

What Question Might Turing Pose Now?
From The Eponymous Pickle

What Question Might Turing Pose Now?


Packaged Decision Optimization Cloud
From The Eponymous Pickle

Packaged Decision Optimization Cloud

A packaging of a number of IBM's optimization and analytics capabilities.   Clever solution oriented packaging.      But will it get ahead of open source solutions...

From Computational Complexity

An Intentional and an Unintentional teaching experiment regarding proving the number of primes is infinite.

I taught Discrete Math Honors this semester. Two of the days were cancelled entirely because of snow (the entire school was closed) and four more I couldn't make...

Virtual Rooms in the Smart Home
From The Eponymous Pickle

Virtual Rooms in the Smart Home

In ReadWrite Web:   Good piece.  Look forward to compare it to out innovation home."Virtual Rooms" For The Apple Smart Home Sound Like A Great Idea ...  A new "Home"...

May - June 2015 Analytics Magazine
From The Eponymous Pickle

May - June 2015 Analytics Magazine

A Publication of Informs: Analytics malfeasance, unified analytics and human resource analytics are some of the many topics explored in the current May/June issue...

Call for Presentations: PBS Works User Group
From insideHPC

Call for Presentations: PBS Works User Group

"Have you simplified your HPC environment or improved productivity with the use of PBS Works products? If so, Altair invites you to share your experiences, tips...

New Pew Research Report on Americans' Attitudes on Privacy, Security, and Surveillance
From Schneier on Security

New Pew Research Report on Americans' Attitudes on Privacy, Security, and Surveillance

This is interesting: The surveys find that Americans feel privacy is important in their daily lives in a number of essential ways. Yet, they have a pervasive sense...

NAS Raymond and Beverly Sackler Prize in Convergence Research
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NAS Raymond and Beverly Sackler Prize in Convergence Research

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) has announced the creation of the new Raymond and Beverly Sackler Prize in Convergence Research, convergence research is...

German HPC Leads European Research
From insideHPC

German HPC Leads European Research

The spotlight has fallen on German supercomputing with several announcements about European-wide research which Germany's Gauss Centre for Supercomputing enables...

Creating Rapport with an Organization
From The Eponymous Pickle

Creating Rapport with an Organization

In Bob Herbold's Blog:  Creating rapport with an organization, from his interesting organization management writings.

Towards Having Smart Computers on my Team
From The Eponymous Pickle

Towards Having Smart Computers on my Team

CSIG talk today by Barbara Grosz of Harvard: “Is Your Intelligent Computer Smart Enough To Be on My Team” or more serious title: “Interactive Intelligence and Health...

SC15 Announces Test of Time Award Winners
From insideHPC

SC15 Announces Test of Time Award Winners

Today SC15 announced the winners of their annual Test of Time Award. The Award recognizes an outstanding paper that has deeply influenced the HPC discipline. The...

Rescale Rolls Out Cloud HPC and Simulation Platform
From insideHPC

Rescale Rolls Out Cloud HPC and Simulation Platform

This week Rescale announced their new cloud HPC and simulation solution called ScaleXTM Enterprise. "ScaleX Enterprise is Rescale’s secure and flexible solution...

Direct N-Body Simulation
From insideHPC

Direct N-Body Simulation

In some domains, an N-Body simulation is key to solving for the movement and forces of a dynamic system of particles. At each time step, the force that one body...

Computer Science and ?
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Computer Science and ?

Several conversations lately have me thinking about combining computer science with other subjects in school. My thinking regularly comes back to that for a number...

Comparing OpenACC and OpenMP Performance and Programmability
From insideHPC

Comparing OpenACC and OpenMP Performance and Programmability

"OpenACC and OpenMP provide programmers with two good options for portable, high-level parallel programming for GPUs. This talk will discuss similarities and differences...

The Logjam (and Another) Vulnerability against Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange
From Schneier on Security

The Logjam (and Another) Vulnerability against Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange

Logjam is a new attack against the Diffie-Hellman key-exchange protocol used in TLS. Basically: The Logjam attack allows a man-in-the-middle attacker to downgrade...

Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation
From The Eponymous Pickle

Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation

Was reminded of this resource recently.  Had used it to inspire some of our work with agent based models, good to see they are still going strong.  Articles vary...
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