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Future Technologies on the Rise for HPC
From insideHPC

Future Technologies on the Rise for HPC

"2017 will see the introduction of many technologies that will help shape the future of HPC systems. Production-scale ARM supercomputers, advancements in memory...

Radio Free HPC Looks at Azure’s Move to GPUs and OCP for Deep Learning
From insideHPC

Radio Free HPC Looks at Azure’s Move to GPUs and OCP for Deep Learning

In this podcast, the Radio Free HPC team looks at a set of IT and Science stories. Microsoft Azure is making a big move to GPUs and the OCP Platform as part ofRadio...

Query Expansion
From The Noisy Channel

Query Expansion

A key application of query rewriting is increasing recall — that is, matching a larger set of relevant results. In extreme cases… Continue reading on Query Understanding...

FBI's Exploit Against Tor
From Schneier on Security

FBI's Exploit Against Tor

The Department of Justice is dropping all charges in a child-porn case rather than release the details of a hack against Tor....

March Madness and Programming Projects
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

March Madness and Programming Projects

Yesterday was selection Sunday and the NCAA announced the teams entering the 2017 basketball championships. So of course I thought about programming projects. I...

Zipf's Law
From The Eponymous Pickle

Zipf's Law

A favorite topic of interest: Zipf's Law.  by Vincent Granville.  Great topic for kids with an interest in numbers and patterns in data,

Sports Decision Making
From The Eponymous Pickle

Sports Decision Making

Have seen lots of examples addressing patterns of athletic data, but not specifically decision making.  Makes this interesting.  Deep learning Techniques and athletic...

Conferences for K-12 Computer Science Educators
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Conferences for K-12 Computer Science Educators

If you are a K-12 teacher looking for conferences about using technology in education there are many conferences one can go to. If you are a post secondary school...

Healthcare and IOT
From The Eponymous Pickle

Healthcare and IOT

From IOTCentral:  a set of useful articles for healthcare applications regarding the internet of things.

G Suite Aims at Enterprise Business Chat
From The Eponymous Pickle

G Suite Aims at Enterprise Business Chat

More bots and enterprise oriented chat delivery.G Suite Wants To Be Your Business Meeting Chat System" ... Support for Chat Bots, Gmail Add-Ons  in CIO-Today: Meanwhile...

Bots as the Next User Interface
From The Eponymous Pickle

Bots as the Next User Interface

Good thoughts on thinking of coneversation as iterface.   Is a challenge to do it well.   In Adage:SXSW: 4 Best Practices to Make Bots the Next Big User Interface...

Google Data Studio is Now Free
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google Data Studio is Now Free

Have not examined this directly, but worth a look.Making Google Data Studio Free for EveryoneFebruary 2, 2017Today, Google's mission to organize the world's information...

Podcast: Using GPUs and AI to Fight Cybercrime
From insideHPC

Podcast: Using GPUs and AI to Fight Cybercrime

"Cybersecurity is a cat-and-mouse game where the mouse always has long had the upper hand because it’s so easy for new malware to go undetected. Dr. Eli David,Podcast...

Video: Overview of Scientific Workflows
From insideHPC

Video: Overview of Scientific Workflows

Scott Callaghan from the Southern California Earthquake Center presented this talk as part of the Blue Waters Webinar Series. "I will present an overview of scientific...

Global Technology Policy Newsletter – March 2017
From U.S. Public Policy Committee of the ACM

Global Technology Policy Newsletter – March 2017

ACM PUBLIC POLICY HIGHLIGHTS ACM provides independent, nonpartisan, and technology-neutral research and resources to policy leaders, stakeholders, and the public...

Examining Facebook Messenger Bots
From The Eponymous Pickle

Examining Facebook Messenger Bots

Had a number of times mentioned our experiments with chatbots here.  Illuminating approaches, but too early.  In a recent conversation I was told I really needed...

Overview of Data Governance
From The Eponymous Pickle

Overview of Data Governance

I'With a long time involvement in the big enterprise ... this was always being tested.  Later much more metadata considerations were considered.  Good overview...

Protecting yourself from Doxing
From The Eponymous Pickle

Protecting yourself from Doxing

Computer security expert Bruce Schneier blogs about Doxing.  (spreading private information, true or not).  The solutions are not unexpected, but worth repeating...

Self Driving without Backup?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Self Driving without Backup?

In Reuters.   Seems premature.    Though I agree that the behavior of such a car needs to be different and well understood.    Could that be best done in simulators...

Introduction to Data Science with Spark
From insideHPC

Introduction to Data Science with Spark

The Data Science with Spark Workshop addresses high-level parallelization for data analytics workloads using the Apache Spark framework. Participants will learn...
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