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July 2020


From The Eponymous Pickle

Google and SmartReply in YouTube

Google and SmartReply in YouTube

Been following the use of replies on YouTube, which are very good overall, here a new extension.  More from the Google AI blog.

Google brings its AI-powered SmartReply to YouTube   By Kyle Wiggers

Google today brought SmartReply…


From The Eponymous Pickle

Book: Data Preparation for Machine Learning

Book: Data Preparation for Machine Learning

Just saw this announcement from Jason Brownlee. Have read some of his previous works, nicely done.   This intro starts where it should, at data preparation and understanding.   Much more,  including examples at the link.

Data
Data…


From The Eponymous Pickle

Necklace Reminds You not to Touch Your Face

Necklace Reminds You not to Touch Your Face

Clever idea, in a long ago virus example we looked at, we estimated that approximately 75% of transfer opportunities were initiated by face touches. 

NASA Necklace Fights Coronavirus by Reminding You Not to Touch Your Face
CNet…


From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

CCC Welcomes New Council Members and Leadership!

CCC Welcomes New Council Members and Leadership!

Today, July 1st, is the start of a new term at CCC! The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) is happy to announce that Liz Bradley from the University of Colorado-Boulder is the new Chair and Dan Lopresti from Lehigh University…


From insideHPC

RadioFreeHPC Podcast: New Top on the TOP500

RadioFreeHPC Podcast: New Top on the TOP500

We have a new #1 on the TOP500 list of most powerful supercomputers. Big gets bigger by a factor of 2.8x as Fujitsu’s “Supercomputer Fugaku” tops the list at 415 PFlops.  There are also an additional three new entries in the …


From The Eponymous Pickle

Math Aware Search

Math Aware Search

Interesting  idea, and in some cases could be useful.  Perhaps search for similar math stated algorithms as starting points for analysis?

RIT Researchers Create Easy-to-Use Math-Aware Search Interface
Rochester Institute of Technology…


From The Eponymous Pickle

Reduced Attack Surfaces

Reduced Attack Surfaces

Quite a term: ... Attack Surfaces ... so government .... but a real issue now.   A former connection, 'Recorded Future' does a good job of talking it in the article pointed to below:

Reducing the Remote Education Attack Surface…


From Schneier on Security

Securing the International IoT Supply Chain

Securing the International IoT Supply Chain

Together with Nate Kim (former student) and Trey Herr (Atlantic Council Cyber Statecraft Initiative), I have written a paper on IoT supply chain security. The basic problem we try to solve is: how to you enforce IoT security…


From The Eponymous Pickle

Robot Adoption in a New Retail World

Robot Adoption in a New Retail World

Was pointed out to me this was posted and updated:

Robot Adoption Trends in a New Retail World

The Retail Analytics Council (RAC) recently hosted a roundtable discussion regarding the state of robot adoption trends in this new

Eight…


From insideHPC

The Hyperion-insideHPC Interviews: Rich Brueckner and ECP’s Doug Kothe Talk Exascale, Containers of the Future and Multiple Machine Coordination

The Hyperion-insideHPC Interviews: Rich Brueckner and ECP’s Doug Kothe Talk Exascale, Containers of the Future and Multiple Machine Coordination

As director of the Exascale Computing Project (ECP), Doug Kothe leads one of the United State’s most important strategic computing efforts, one that promises significant impacts on scientific research and national competitiveness…

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