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Context for Evernote
From The Eponymous Pickle

Context for Evernote

Have now used the Evernote note taking and information management system for years.  I like it, especially since they improved their multiple interfaces.  It also...

Smart Connected Products Killing Industries
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Smart Connected Products Killing Industries

Have heard this before, not universally true.  Especially when you have to move atoms vs bits. Or apply scarce resources.   Like in all transportation industries...

From U.S. Public Policy Committee of the ACM

Hill Tech Happenings, Week of November 17

November 18 Hearing: The House Veterans’ Affairs Committee will hold a hearing on information security at the Veterans’ Administration 1:30 p.m.,  334 Cannon Building...

Big Data is Here to Stay, and don't forget the right Metadata
From The Eponymous Pickle

Big Data is Here to Stay, and don't forget the right Metadata

With some warnings. I agree, we are never going to gather just less complex, wildly aggregated or less data.  We will error on the side of more data.  I add, we...

Fujitsu Data Enables LED Light
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Fujitsu Data Enables LED Light

In CWorld: Fujitsu Develops method which will allow products to send data to smartphones." ... LED lamps lighting merchandise may soon shine invisible data that...

Facebook Wants Office Presence
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Facebook Wants Office Presence

This was an area we examined.  What infrastructure would work best to deliver social style interaction among employees, among employees and contractors?  Linkedin...

Interesting Links 17 November 2014
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Interesting Links 17 November 2014

Last week was crazy for me. Professional development day last Monday and Veterans Day on Tuesday just made things start differently. Friday was a travel day asFaces...

Tailored Digital Sign Experience
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tailored Digital Sign Experience

A long time research interest, better and more personalized interaction with the shopper via digital signage:" ... Photon Interactive, a company that’s been focused...

Keeping Online Reviews Honest
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Keeping Online Reviews Honest

In the CACM:   Some useful suggestions and statistics." ... As commerce increasingly moves online, consumers worldwide are relying more and more on online reviews...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

Alexander Grothendieck 1928–2014

Creating vast beautiful mansions from the becoming of nothing L’espace d’un homme film source Alexander Grothendieck, who signed his works in French “Alexandre”...

Handsets and Clouds
From The Eponymous Pickle

Handsets and Clouds

Good questions.  Will The Smartphone Become Obsolete? ... A look at how cloud technology may change the future of mobile handsets. ...  In the current mobile manufacturing...

Can Retail Tech Save Stores
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Can Retail Tech Save Stores

In Cisco Blog:   A number of familiar technology areas we worked in.   " .... It’s no surprise retailers are pulling out the stops to get shoppers into stores....

Mining a Global New Products Database
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Mining a Global New Products Database

For food and beverage, mined to produce an infographic on sweetener indifference. " ... Research firm Mintel recently analyzed its Global New Products DatabaseAlways...

Kids Programming Toys
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Kids Programming Toys

In Engadget: An internet of toys?  The idea of specially designed, kid oriented technical toys has been around for some time, most notable is Lego Mindstorms. ...

Thinking Causality in Science and Statistics
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Thinking Causality in Science and Statistics

I have been looking back to understand how AI has changed since the 90s, when we worked with rule based expert systems.  One book that addresses some of the changes...

Service Innovation Revisited
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Service Innovation Revisited

Repeating the below introduction, giving a talk to them next week, more to follow about that. I am further struck how much this has to do with cognitive/advisory...

CSEdWeek activities December 8-14, 2014
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

CSEdWeek activities December 8-14, 2014

Blatantly stolen from the CSTA announcement mailing list. We want to hear from all CS teachers! We are calling on YOU to participate in CSEdWeek activitieswww...

Alan Turing Year and now the Movie
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Alan Turing Year and now the Movie

" ... June 23, 2012, was the Centenary of Alan Turing’s birth in London. During his relatively brief life, Turing made a unique impact on the history of computing...

Watson Academic Perspective
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Watson Academic Perspective

From Jim Spohrer of the Cognitive Systems Institute:  " ... Check out this presentation by Prof. Jim Hendler (RPI) entitled "Watson: An Academic Perspective"   ...

Intel Edison Chip
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Intel Edison Chip

In CNet:"Intel meets its 'makers,' with chips for DIY set and the firms they'll found (Q&A)The next wave of consumer electronics could come from the maker movement...
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Doing our part to show why HPC Matters
Doing our part to show why HPC Matters
11.21.2014

As managers and practitioners in the HPC community part of our responsibility is to make sure that everyone we come …

Locality, Locality, Locality: A Note from SC14
Locality, Locality, Locality: A Note from SC14
11.20.2014

Steadily growing chips, systems, and application parallelism are driving the movement of data across larger distances in systems, and data …

HPC for Undergraduates
HPC for Undergraduates
11.20.2014

At SC14, graduate students mentor undergraduates interested in pursuing advanced degrees in fields related to high performance computing.

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