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Debating the Rules of Brainstorming
From The Eponymous Pickle

Debating the Rules of Brainstorming

In Fastcompany: Still a debate. The key may be to just do it at all with as many participants as possible.

Assertiveness
From The Eponymous Pickle

Assertiveness

I like this series, which also links to related research. This Is How To Be More Assertive: 3 Powerful Secrets From Research. In particular in this edition:...

Video: Chapel  Productive, Multiresolution Parallel Programming
From insideHPC

Video: Chapel Productive, Multiresolution Parallel Programming

"Engineers at Cray noted that the HPC community was hungry for alternative parallel programming languages and developed Chapel as part of our response. The reaction...

Dell Powers New HPC Cluster at the University of Alabama at Birmingham
From insideHPC

Dell Powers New HPC Cluster at the University of Alabama at Birmingham

Today the University of Alabama at Birmingham unveiled a new supercomputer powered by Dell. With a peak performance of 110 Teraflops, the system is 10 times faster...

[Book] The Cyber Effect
From Putting People First

[Book] The Cyber Effect

The Cyber Effect: A Pioneering Cyberpsychologist Explains How Human Behavior Changes Online Dr. Mary Aiken Spiegel & Grau, August 2016 400 pages A groundbreaking...

Better decisions by design: applied behavioral science
From Putting People First

Better decisions by design: applied behavioral science

Can we design a decision aid that gives us health information we need and counters our biases so that we end up more knowledgeable and confident in our preference...

Bruce Sterling and Jasmina Tesanovic on the home of the future
From Putting People First

Bruce Sterling and Jasmina Tesanovic on the home of the future

Jasmina Tesanovic (previously) and Bruce Sterling did a residency at The Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination at UCSD (San Diego, USA), working with the...

HLF2016 / Spotlight on Preethi Srinivas: HCI Researcher Improving Coordination and Communication in Hospital ICUs
From The Female Perspective of Computer Science

HLF2016 / Spotlight on Preethi Srinivas: HCI Researcher Improving Coordination and Communication in Hospital ICUs

This blog post originates from the Heidelberg Laureate Forum Blog. The 4th Heidelberg Laureate Forum is dedicated to mathematics and computer sciences, and takes...

Apples Continues Moves in VR
From The Eponymous Pickle

Apples Continues Moves in VR

Continued interest by big players in Virtual and Augmented reality moves. Lets see the big workplace applications.Apple continues hiring augmented and virtualBy...

Technology at Paralympics sparks advances and controversy
From Phys.org Technology News

Technology at Paralympics sparks advances and controversy

Here's how good technology for prosthetic running blades has become.

Digital Storytelling and Process
From The Eponymous Pickle

Digital Storytelling and Process

Though I have come from a storytelling (marketing) company, its still rarely thought of in the realm of engineers and analysts. Because it rises too far apart...

Five Things More Important About a Research Project Than Being in Love
From updated sporadically at best

Five Things More Important About a Research Project Than Being in Love

I recently talked to an early PhD student trying to decide between two projects: one they were in love with, and one with a much longer list of "pros" including...

Judging the Algorithm
From The Eponymous Pickle

Judging the Algorithm

Excellent piece. I have been involved in several projects which look at the correctness of algorithmic methods. One point to make where a distinction is necessary...

Video: HPC Disruptive Technologies Panel
From insideHPC

Video: HPC Disruptive Technologies Panel

In this video from the 2016 HPC User Forum in Austin, a select panel of HPC vendors describe their disruptive technologies for high performance computing. Vendors...

Radio Free HPC Looks at New HPC Power & Cooling Technologies
From insideHPC

Radio Free HPC Looks at New HPC Power & Cooling Technologies

In this podcast, the Radio Free HPC team looks at some interesting new developments in HPC Power & Cooling including: the Solar-Powered Hikari Supercomputer atRadio...

Hololens Learns from Google Glass Failure
From The Eponymous Pickle

Hololens Learns from Google Glass Failure

Well put. Gaming will always be there, but real, practical uses will open many more possibilities. I had two different applications for Glass posed to me, but...

Blockchain Used for Contract Management
From The Eponymous Pickle

Blockchain Used for Contract Management

Interesting use of the smart contract idea by very digital companies. The example of its use and value is very useful. Note the Open Source use of Hyperledger...

White House Summit on Computer Science Education
From U.S. Public Policy Committee of the ACM

White House Summit on Computer Science Education

This weeks White House Summit on Computer Science for All celebrated progress made in support of the U.S. Presidents initiative to provide every student the opportunity...

Friday Squid Blogging: Giant Squid on Japanese Television
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Giant Squid on Japanese Television

I got this video from PZ Myers's blog. I know absolutely nothing about it. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the...

Getting Visual in the Smart City
From The Eponymous Pickle

Getting Visual in the Smart City

Analysis of NYC Yellow Cab Taxi data Posted by SupStaIn DSC, a visualized analysis of Yellow Taxi Cab data about NYC using R. Gives an example of what can be...
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