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Measuring Innovation in the Workplace
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Measuring Innovation in the Workplace

Below just the intro, an interesting piece our of Microsoft Research.   An example they say of using machine learning to derive and measure insights from connected...

On the State of the Cloud, now with Innovation Added
From The Eponymous Pickle

On the State of the Cloud, now with Innovation Added

Useful details on the topic, with many links by a former IBMer who we worked with.  A good follow.  Below the intro paragraph. A collection of observations, news...

Harnessing Chaos to Secure Devices
From The Eponymous Pickle

Harnessing Chaos to Secure Devices

 Seems a quite clever idea.  A means of securing devices.Illustration of a tech-based digital fingerprint. Scientists Harness Chaos to Protect Devices From Hackers...

Snythetic Data in Medical Research
From The Eponymous Pickle

Snythetic Data in Medical Research

Sounds like a bad idea, but you can use the idea of synthetic data to construct innovative models as starting points for serious research.   We did this to understand...

Augmented Reality Remote Assistants
From The Eponymous Pickle

Augmented Reality Remote Assistants

 Had not thought of this specifically, ot a bad idea if it can be done well.  Needs to be taken beyond voice.   But what takes it most effectively beyond the screen...

P&G and Apple Examining Fingerprinting
From The Eponymous Pickle

P&G and Apple Examining Fingerprinting

Some of my former colleagues at work.    But is it narrowing our privacy further?P&G Is Looking for Ways Around Apple's New Privacy RulesProcter & Gamble is testing...

Friday Squid Blogging: Jurassic Squid and Prey
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Jurassic Squid and Prey

A 180-million-year-old Vampire squid ancestor was fossilized along with its prey. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security storieshere...

Gathering Smartphone Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Gathering Smartphone Data

Steve Gibson in TWIT    Pages  10-15  'A Spy in Our Pocket"  Talking about how smartphone handsets communicate with their manufacturer,  beyond simple test data...

NASA CropX for Agriculture
From The Eponymous Pickle

NASA CropX for Agriculture

From my agriculture and forestry connections.  A report from NASA on their Harvest and CropX efforts for sustainable agriculture.  Very good sensing effort with...

Backdoor Added — But Found — in PHP
From Schneier on Security

Backdoor Added — But Found — in PHP

Unknown hackers attempted to add a backdoor to the PHP source code. It was two malicious commits, with the subject “fix typo” and the names of known PHP developers...

GE Working on COVID Detection with SmartPhones
From The Eponymous Pickle

GE Working on COVID Detection with SmartPhones

Quite interesting idea, accuracy and other details unclear. On surfaces too?   Could be very useful in the current and upcoming pandemics. GE is working to put ...

7 Chinese HPC Organizations Added to Entity List for Supporting China’s Military
From insideHPC

7 Chinese HPC Organizations Added to Entity List for Supporting China’s Military

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) has added seven Chinese supercomputing organizations to the Entity List “for conducting7...

Hyperion Research Previews May HPC User Forum
From insideHPC

Hyperion Research Previews May HPC User Forum

Hyperion Research today announced the near-final agenda for the upcoming HPC User Forum meeting, a virtual three-day event to be held May 11-13 for Western Hemisphere...

Advantech Launches Server and Appliance Range with 3rd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable Processors for 5G, AIoT & HPC
From insideHPC

Advantech Launches Server and Appliance Range with 3rd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable Processors for 5G, AIoT & HPC

IRVINE, CA — Advantech (TWSE: 2395.TW), an industrial IoT company, has announced 12 new platforms based on 3rd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable processors, ranging fromAdvantech...

Using AI for the Supply Chain
From The Eponymous Pickle

Using AI for the Supply Chain

 As a long time practitioner in the supply chain space,  here an example.  Notable here the forecast of demand as we transition to new context.  No direct how mentioned...

Deep Learning Likes Sound Files
From The Eponymous Pickle

Deep Learning Likes Sound Files

Quite interesting results about the nature of data for training.  Deep Learning Networks Prefer the Human Voice   By Columbia University,  April 8, 2021Neural network...

On the State of Quantum
From The Eponymous Pickle

On the State of Quantum

 This also talks about D-Wave, which we touched with in our early examinations.  We are getting to closer to having the ability to solve complex problems very fast...

Seeking Conversational Writing
From The Eponymous Pickle

Seeking Conversational Writing

We  want our AIs and Bots to speak  and converse understandably.  Engaging with us and our colleagues and customers.   Efficiently providing answers and teaching...

Crypto Canon:  From Andreessen Horowitz
From The Eponymous Pickle

Crypto Canon: From Andreessen Horowitz

Very nicely done resource here,  with lots of introductory and related information.See the Andreessen Crypto Canon:  https://a16z.com/2018/02/10/crypto-readings...
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