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Mckinsey  Most Recent Reports:
From The Eponymous Pickle

Mckinsey Most Recent Reports:

Most Recently from McKinsey & Company Monthly Highlights, December 2021While economic growth has been sluggish over the past two decades in advanced economies,the...

Machine Learning and Disease Treatments
From The Eponymous Pickle

Machine Learning and Disease Treatments

 'Transformational' Approach to ML Could Accelerate Search for Disease TreatmentsUniversity of Cambridge (U.K.), in CACM.November 29, 2021The transformational machine...

Creating 3D Maps with a Backpack
From The Eponymous Pickle

Creating 3D Maps with a Backpack

Intriguing LIDAR example here.   Accuracy and use example?  Could have used this for mapping retail interiors during sales analysis.Creating 3D Maps with a Backpack...

The Future is Big Graphs
From The Eponymous Pickle

The Future is Big Graphs

Like the thought.    But how do we define big here? Complete?The Future Is Big Graphs: A Community View on Graph Processing SystemsBy Sherif Sakr, Angela Bonifati...

Laser Space Communications Sat to be Launched
From The Eponymous Pickle

Laser Space Communications Sat to be Launched

 New aims to improve solar system wide communications.How NASA's new laser communications mission will work in space    in Space.comBy Elizabeth Howell about 5The...

Simpler Quantum Computer Design
From The Eponymous Pickle

Simpler Quantum Computer Design

Simplicity is good.Stanford Engineers Propose Simpler Design for Quantum ComputersStanford News, McKenzie Prillaman, November 29, 2021Stanford University engineers...

Salt Grain Sized Camera
From The Eponymous Pickle

Salt Grain Sized Camera

Quite an achievement  The ultracompact camera system relies on a technology called a metasurface, which is studded with 1.6 million cylindrical posts and can be...

Science and Technology links (December 4th 2021)
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Science and Technology links (December 4th 2021)

It used to be that all the exciting new processors came from Intel and AMD, and they were meant for your PC. The mobile revolution changed that: it lead to theContinue...

First - Understand the Problem
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

First - Understand the Problem

Things are different for me being retired. I don’t get the blogging inspiration the way I used to. Today a post by Mike Zamansky (Work through the example!!!!!)...

Smart Contract Bug
From The Eponymous Pickle

Smart Contract Bug

 Recall we looked at the concept of a 'smart contract'. Here a useful example of related bugsSmart Contract Bug Results in $31 Million Loss  in SchneierA hacker...

AWS Amplify Studio
From The Eponymous Pickle

AWS Amplify Studio

 Worth a look.AWS launches Amplify Studio, a new low-code app development toolFrederic Lardinois@fredericl / 12:45 PM EST•December 2, 2021   in TechCrunchAt its...

3D Printed Eyeball
From The Eponymous Pickle

3D Printed Eyeball

First Example of Eyeball Printing Man Becomes First 3D-Printed Eyeball RecipientNew York Post, Ben Cost, November 25, 2021The U.K.'s Steve Verze became the world's...

Technology Leaders Create Endowed Professorship Fund at University of Washington in Honor of Former CRA and CCC Chair Ed Lazowska
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Technology Leaders Create Endowed Professorship Fund at University of Washington in Honor of Former CRA and CCC Chair Ed Lazowska

Written by Shar Steed, originally posted on the The CRA Bulletin. The University of Washington (UW) Allen School recently shared the story behind the creation of...

FTC to Sue Nvidia for ‘Illegal’ Arm Deal
From insideHPC

FTC to Sue Nvidia for ‘Illegal’ Arm Deal

Already facing worldwide regulatory challenges and delays, the planned acquisition by Nvidia of Arm Ltd.  may have finally run into a roadblock too high. The U.S...

Sandia Labs Takes 7 R&D 100 Awards and 2 Specialty Honors
From insideHPC

Sandia Labs Takes 7 R&D 100 Awards and 2 Specialty Honors

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Competing in an international pool of universities, corporations and government labs, inventions from Sandia National Laboratories capturedSandia...

Robots Reproducing
From The Eponymous Pickle

Robots Reproducing

 In what specific sense, we ask.  Living Robots Can Now Reproduce, Scientists SayCNN, Katie Hunt, November 29, 2021Researchers at the University of Vermont, Tufts...

Autonomous Ships for the Supply Chain
From The Eponymous Pickle

Autonomous Ships for the Supply Chain

Improving supply chainsAutonomous Electric Container Ship Completes First TripInteresting Engineering,Ameya Paleja, November 22, 2021The world's first all-electric...

Weka Extends Capabilities WekaFS Data Platform
From insideHPC

Weka Extends Capabilities WekaFS Data Platform

CAMPBELL, Calif., December 2, 2021 – AI data platform vendor WekaIO (Weka) today announced the availability of its latest version of WekaFS, the fastest storage...

Notes on Usage
From The Eponymous Pickle

Notes on Usage

“Crypto” Means “Cryptography,” not “Cryptocurrency”    in SchneierI have long been annoyed that the word “crypto” has been co-opted by the blockchain people, and...

Research Integrity Considered
From The Eponymous Pickle

Research Integrity Considered

Usefulness for internal research?Want research integrity? Stop the blame gameHelping every scientist to improve is more effective than ferreting out a few frauds...
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