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Cyber Security and CS Education
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Cyber Security and CS Education

Way back in time, cybersecurity was all about controlling access to the computer in the locked room with the raised floor. Well, you had to trust the people you...

UK Defense Receives first Quantum Computer
From The Eponymous Pickle

UK Defense Receives first Quantum Computer

 UK Moves forward in Defence Quantum ComputingMinistry of Defence acquires government's first quantum computerIn the BBC, By Liv McMahon, Technology teamThe Ministry...

European Space Agency Seeks Possibility of SpaceX Launching
From The Eponymous Pickle

European Space Agency Seeks Possibility of SpaceX Launching

 In Reuters:Exclusive: Europe eyes Musk's SpaceX to bridge launch gap left by Russia tensionsBy Tim Hepher and Joey RoulettePARIS, Aug 12 (Reuters) - The European...

'Retbleed' Speculative Execution Attack
From The Eponymous Pickle

'Retbleed' Speculative Execution Attack

Brought to my attention last week.    Notably Cloud aspects.  'Retbleed' Speculative Execution Attack Affects AMD, Intel CPUsBy The Hacker News, July 18, 2022The...

RISC-V Summit China 2022 Announces Agenda
From insideHPC

RISC-V Summit China 2022 Announces Agenda

Shanghai, August 12, 2022 – The RISC-V Summit China 2022 (Aug. 24-26) today announced its 2022 agenda, including keynotes, tutorials, and technical presentations...

Report: Orgs with zero-trust segmentation avoid 5 major cyberattacks annually
From The Eponymous Pickle

Report: Orgs with zero-trust segmentation avoid 5 major cyberattacks annually

Report on Zero Trust Segmentation.Report: Orgs with zero-trust segmentation avoid 5 major cyberattacks annually  in Venturebeat A new report by Illumio found that...

Similarity-Sensitive Diversity
From The Noisy Channel

Similarity-Sensitive Diversity

In my work on search engines and recommender systems, I’ve thought a lot about entropy and diversity. I named my first blog, The Noisy Channel, after a seminalClaude...

MIT Workshop on AI Generated Characters
From The Eponymous Pickle

MIT Workshop on AI Generated Characters

Brought to my attention, interesting look at using Virtual characters.   Positive use cases emphasized.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=se6eSBT6D1YThis full-day...

HPE Wins $35M HPC DR Deal with Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology
From insideHPC

HPE Wins $35M HPC DR Deal with Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology

Aug. 11, 2022 — Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology has purchased a high performance computing system from HPE in a three-year deal for US$35 million. The new system...

Quick Look at AI and Banking
From The Eponymous Pickle

Quick Look at AI and Banking

Not too much here, but made me think about the broader problem. AI Is Transforming How We BankBy The Information,  August 11, 2022Crypto is far from the only technological...

McKinsey on the Coming Data Driven, Smart Workflow
From The Eponymous Pickle

McKinsey on the Coming Data Driven, Smart Workflow

From McKinsey; The data-driven enterprise of 2025Rapidly accelerating technology advances, the recognized value of data, and increasing data literacy are changing...

Privacy and Robots in the Home
From The Eponymous Pickle

Privacy and Robots in the Home

 Implications of Amazon's acquisition of iRobot and more:iRobot CEO Colin Angle on Data Privacy and Robots in the Home In light of Amazon’s recent acquisition, ...

SDSC’s Peter Rose Wins COVID-19 NIH/NICHD Award
From insideHPC

SDSC’s Peter Rose Wins COVID-19 NIH/NICHD Award

Aug. 9, 2022 — Peter Rose, director of the Structural Bioinformatics Laboratory at the San Diego Supercomputer Center at UC San Diego, was recently presented with...

You’re Invited! Take the insideHPC Reader Survey
From insideHPC

You’re Invited! Take the insideHPC Reader Survey

insideHPC invites you to take our reader survey, your feedback will help us keep publishing relevant content that HPC users and vendors need. In return for your...

Experiment Could Solve Huge Challenge in Quantum Computing
From The Eponymous Pickle

Experiment Could Solve Huge Challenge in Quantum Computing

Considerable advance?Experiment Could Solve Huge Challenge in Quantum ComputingScienceAlertMichelle Starr, August 8, 2022Scientists at Japan's National Institutes...

DOE Picks Los Alamos Lab for $9.25M Nuclear Energy Research HPC Project
From insideHPC

DOE Picks Los Alamos Lab for $9.25M Nuclear Energy Research HPC Project

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the selection of Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) to lead a $9.25 million, five-year collaborative project...

Kroger Rolls Out Belt-Driven Self-Checkout Lanes
From The Eponymous Pickle

Kroger Rolls Out Belt-Driven Self-Checkout Lanes

Will go to see this example of autonomy. Kroger expanding new belted self-checkout to 20 Tri-State stores Calls test of new high tech lanes a success Kroger...

Update on Autonomous Cars
From The Eponymous Pickle

Update on Autonomous Cars

Still waiting ...Where Are The Autonomous Cars?By Semiconductor Engineering, August 9, 2022Level 5 vehicles, which are self-driving in all road situations, do not...

Content Quality
From The Noisy Channel

Content Quality

Despite its importance, content quality is hard to define without devolving into circularity. What we mean by content quality is a measure or collection of measures...
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