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Graphcore and SiPearl Form Euro Partnership to Combine AI and HPC
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Graphcore and SiPearl Form Euro Partnership to Combine AI and HPC

Graphcore, the British maker of the Intelligence Processing Unit (IPU) for artificial intelligence workloads, and SiPearl, the Franco-German company building an...

Global Chip Shortages Leading to Fakes
From The Eponymous Pickle

Global Chip Shortages Leading to Fakes

 Chip shortages leading to fakes and safety in the operation of systems.The Global Chip Shortage is Creating a New Problem: More Fake Components   By ZDNetFrom...

Subzero Engineering and Armstrong World Industries Partner to Serve U.S. Data Center Market
From insideHPC

Subzero Engineering and Armstrong World Industries Partner to Serve U.S. Data Center Market

San Antonio, TX, June 15 , 2021 – Subzero Engineering, a maker of data center containment solutions, and Armstrong World Industries (AWI), a designer and manufacture...

Amazon Autonomous Warehouse Robotics
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Autonomous Warehouse Robotics

Advances in Amazon Warehouse robotics to improve safety and operations. Note includes autonomous operation.Amazon Details Warehouse Robots, 'Ernie' and 'Bert'CNBC...

Intel’s Infrastructure Processing Unit Targets Hyperscaler Data Centers
From insideHPC

Intel’s Infrastructure Processing Unit Targets Hyperscaler Data Centers

Intel has unveiled a programmable networking device for hyperscalers and their massive data center infrastructures. Called the Infrastructure Processing Unit and...

Automating Space Weather Prediction
From The Eponymous Pickle

Automating Space Weather Prediction

 Ultimately a very important function,  Coronal Mass Ejection is dangerous to many technical functions on earth.  Neural methods for pattern analysis for coronal...

China Based TikTok Says it Will Collect US Biometric Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

China Based TikTok Says it Will Collect US Biometric Data

See also Bruce Schneier with further  comments on this.     TikTok just gave itself permission to collect biometric data on US users, including ‘faceprints andBy...

P&G Positions for Inflation
From The Eponymous Pickle

P&G Positions for Inflation

My former and longtime employer writes, on the threat of Inflation Challenges.  With innovation. P&G Is Positioned for Inflation ChallengesProcter & Gamble Vice...

How Long Will it be Until we can Talk to Animals?
From The Eponymous Pickle

How Long Will it be Until we can Talk to Animals?

First I thought this was a silly question.   But it is really a primary question of intelligence.   Its not just a translation, but a need to parse into a useful...

Los Alamos in R&D Pact with Quantum Computing Inc. for Exascale and Petascale Simulations
From insideHPC

Los Alamos in R&D Pact with Quantum Computing Inc. for Exascale and Petascale Simulations

Quantum Computing Inc., a Leesburg, VA-based company focused on bridging classical and quantum computing, today announced a three-year cooperative research andLos...

Quantum Heat
From The Eponymous Pickle

Quantum Heat

 Heat and quantum computing.  Quantum Computing requires physical machines which will need  heat management.  And that such machines may be quite 'delicate' when...

TikTok Can Now Collect Biometric Data
From Schneier on Security

TikTok Can Now Collect Biometric Data

This is probably worth paying attention to: A change to TikTok’s U.S. privacy policy on Wednesday introduced a new section that says the social video app “may collect...

Listen to the Catalyzing Computing Podcast, Episode 35 – Computer Architecture with Mark D. Hill (Part 1)
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Listen to the Catalyzing Computing Podcast, Episode 35 – Computer Architecture with Mark D. Hill (Part 1)

A new episode of the Computing Community Consortium‘s (CCC) official podcast, Catalyzing Computing, is now available. In this episode, Khari Douglas (CCC Senior...

The Eternal Quest for Meaning
From The Noisy Channel

The Eternal Quest for Meaning

In 1668, John Wilkins published An Essay Towards a Real Character, and a Philosophical Language. In it, he proposed a universal language that would represent every...

McDonald's Drive Through Bot may Violate Law
From The Eponymous Pickle

McDonald's Drive Through Bot may Violate Law

Been following work by retailers to improve efficiency.  This example seems a weak attempt at blocking new tech.McDonald’s drive-thru AI bot may have broken privacy...

UK Plans a Pandemic Radar
From The Eponymous Pickle

UK Plans a Pandemic Radar

 With plans for testing in a future pandemic.via ACM NEWSU.K. Has a Plan for a New 'Pandemic Radar' System   By WiredAbout four years ago, seven infants and toddlers...

Top Supply Chain Tech Trends
From The Eponymous Pickle

Top Supply Chain Tech Trends

Some good thoughts on tech trends in supply chain.Gartner Reveals Top 8 Supply Chain Technology Trends  in SDCExecGartner has identified the top eight supply chain...

3D Printing Human Liver Tissue
From The Eponymous Pickle

3D Printing Human Liver Tissue

 Continue to make  remarkable advances using 3D Prining.Wake Forest teams win a NASA prize for 3D printing human liver tissueNobody was really expected to conquer...

Anthro-Vision: a new way to see in business and life
From Putting People First

Anthro-Vision: a new way to see in business and life

If there’s one simple message for the general reader in her new book Anthro-Vision it is this: the promise and value of anthropology lies in making visible that...
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