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Supply Chain Metrics in Household and Beauty
From The Eponymous Pickle

Supply Chain Metrics in Household and Beauty

Good report out of SupplyChainInsights.Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on Household Products, and Beauty Companies – 2016" ... Report Details: This report...

Detecting When a Smartphone Has Been Compromised
From Schneier on Security

Detecting When a Smartphone Has Been Compromised

Andrew "bunnie" Huang and Edward Snowden have designed a smartphone case that detects unauthorized transmissions by the phone. Paper. Three news articles. Looks...

Podcast: UT Chancellor William McCraven on What Makes TACC Successful
From insideHPC

Podcast: UT Chancellor William McCraven on What Makes TACC Successful

"It's great to have these incredible servers and incredible processors, but if you don't have the people to run them - if you don't have the people that are passionate...

Encyclopedia of Interaction
From The Eponymous Pickle

Encyclopedia of Interaction

An update on this work, which I first examined in 2011.  Still apparently a free resource.   The Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction, 2nd Ed. ...  from the...

The “Tire Tracks” Diagram Corrected and Humanized by National Academy Workshop Report
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

The “Tire Tracks” Diagram Corrected and Humanized by National Academy Workshop Report

The following blog post is by CCC Vice Chair and University of Wisconsin-Madison Professor Mark D. Hill.  I write about a recent Computer Science and Telecommunications...

Supermicro Now Shipping Intel Xeon Phi Systems with Omni-Path
From insideHPC

Supermicro Now Shipping Intel Xeon Phi Systems with Omni-Path

"With our latest innovations incorporating Intel Xeon Phi processors in a performance and density optimized Twin architecture and 100Gbps OPA switch for high bandwidth...

Atlantic flights disrupted by Iceland air traffic glitch
From Phys.org Technology News

Atlantic flights disrupted by Iceland air traffic glitch

Iceland's airport authority says the country briefly closed its airspace to flights because of a technical problem at its air traffic control center.

Video: Matching the Speed of SGI UV with Multi-rail LNet for Lustre
From insideHPC

Video: Matching the Speed of SGI UV with Multi-rail LNet for Lustre

Olaf Weber from SGI presented this talk at LUG 2016. "In collaboration with Intel, SGI set about creating support for multiple network connections to the Lustre...

The Industrialization of Deep Learning – Intro
From insideHPC

The Industrialization of Deep Learning – Intro

Deep learning is a method of creating artificial intelligence systems that combine computer-based multi-layer neural networks with intensive training techniques...

FlyElephant 2.0 Improves HPC Collaboration Features
From insideHPC

FlyElephant 2.0 Improves HPC Collaboration Features

Today the FlyElephant team announced the release of the FlyElephant 2.0 platform for High Performance Computing. Versioin 2.0 enhancements include: internal expert...

Defending the Power Grid
From The Eponymous Pickle

Defending the Power Grid

Further applications to other kinds of monitored networks, IOT applications. Detecting Cybersecurity Threats by Taking the Grid's Pulse   By Peter Fairley:    "...

Future  of 3D Printing
From The Eponymous Pickle

Future of 3D Printing

Good forward looking article in CACM on the future of consumer 3D printing. " ... Bill Decker, chairman of the Association of 3D Printing, agrees the consumer market...

Researchers create new 3-D imagery and documentation of Native American artifacts
From Phys.org Technology News

Researchers create new 3-D imagery and documentation of Native American artifacts

Idaho State University researchers are working with Grand Teton National Park and various tribes to better document about 50 Native American artifacts from the...

The NSA and "Intelligence Legalism"
From Schneier on Security

The NSA and "Intelligence Legalism"

Interesting law journal paper: "Intelligence Legalism and the National Security Agency's Civil Liberties Gap," by Margo Schlanger: Abstract: This paper examines...

Predix Opening to Development
From The Eponymous Pickle

Predix Opening to Development

GE Opening Development. " ... General Electric has more than a century of industrial experience, but its five-year-old GE Digital division hopes to leverage outside...

Collecting and Grading Programming Projects
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Collecting and Grading Programming Projects

No one like grading. Well no one I know. But as teachers it is an essential part of what we do. Grading programs can be a real pain to do though. Do you run every...

Businesses can't afford to ignore the human element of IT, study says
From Phys.org Technology News

Businesses can't afford to ignore the human element of IT, study says

Mood and personality play an important role in how companies should manage their IT systems, according to a new study co-authored by a researcher at Binghamton...

Seeking Bids for Helix Nebula Science Cloud
From insideHPC

Seeking Bids for Helix Nebula Science Cloud

This week, the Helix Nebula Science Cloud (HNSciCloud) launched a €5.3 million tender for the establishment of a European hybrid cloud platform. The purpose ofSeeking...

Russian Hack of the DNC
From Schneier on Security

Russian Hack of the DNC

Amazingly enough, the preponderance of the evidence points to Russia as the source of the DNC leak. I was going to summarize the evidence, but Thomas Rid did a...

Video: Breogan Supercomputer Brings High Speed Trading to Mexico
From insideHPC

Video: Breogan Supercomputer Brings High Speed Trading to Mexico

In this CCTV video, Alberto Alonso describes his new supercomputer, Breogan, that has the ability to modernize Mexico's antiquated stock market. Since it was launched...
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