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Military Digitization
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Military Digitization

 An approach to military digitization, also for peace time efforts of crisis management and disaster recovery. German Armed Forces Order Deployable Mission-Critical...

University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center, Western Digital Leverage AI and Big Data in Fight Against Breast Cancer
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University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center, Western Digital Leverage AI and Big Data in Fight Against Breast Cancer

Western Digital today said it has partnered with the University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center to provide the storage infrastructure for from mammography scans cancer...

More Biometrics for Identification
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More Biometrics for Identification

Handprints are a much older biometric ID capability, and iris scanning is also well known.  We tested the methods in our innovation centers. MIT News,Rachel Gordon...

Upcoming AI for Good Global Summit: AI to Prevent Modern Slavery, Human Trafficking and Forced and Child Labour
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Upcoming AI for Good Global Summit: AI to Prevent Modern Slavery, Human Trafficking and Forced and Child Labour

AI for Good Global Summit is hosting a webinar on AI to Prevent Modern Slavery, Human Trafficking and Forced and Child Labour on Wednesday, February 24th from 10AMb...

Fabricating Functional Devices and Drones
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Fabricating Functional Devices and Drones

3D Printing and more.  Impressive too for spacecraft?  Fabricating Fully Functional Drones  From MIT CSAILResearchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's...

Perseverance Rover Landing, Testing Robotics
From The Eponymous Pickle

Perseverance Rover Landing, Testing Robotics

 Am a long time follower of advanced robotics. The Mars rover is set to arrive tomorrow.  With new advances in Torque and Force arm sensing in a harsh environment...

In the Core-Cloud-Edge Triad, Why Edge Is Coming to the Fore in 2021
From insideHPC

In the Core-Cloud-Edge Triad, Why Edge Is Coming to the Fore in 2021

Industry analyst Shahin Khan, founding partner of OrionX.net, here talks about the strategic shift among core-cloud-edge and why compute at the edge, HPC at the...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

Alan Selman

A special journal issue in his honor Elvira Mayordomo, Mitsu Ogihara, and Atri Rudra are going to be the editors of a special issue of the journal Theory of Computing...

QCI Launches Qatalyst, Quantum Computing Application Accelerator
From insideHPC

QCI Launches Qatalyst, Quantum Computing Application Accelerator

LEESBURG, VA – February 17, 2021 – Quantum Computing Inc. (OTCQB: QUBT) (QCI), whose mission is to bridge classical and quantum computing, today announced the commercial...

Pure Provides New Levels of Performance, Flexibility, and Protection to Make Data Management Easier than Ever
From insideHPC

Pure Provides New Levels of Performance, Flexibility, and Protection to Make Data Management Easier than Ever

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — February 16, 2021 — Today Pure Storage (NYSE: PSTG), specialist in storage as-a-service in a multi-cloud world, announced updates to its...

On the Ethics of AI
From The Eponymous Pickle

On the Ethics of AI

Concise piece on the topic from CiscoAnalytics & AutomationEthics of Artificial Intelligence  in Cisco BlogUtkarsh SrivastavaIntelligent machines have helped humans...

GIS Data for Covid Vaccination Distribution
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GIS Data for Covid Vaccination Distribution

 Off to get my Covid vaccination this morning and saw this:How GIS Data Can Help Fix Vaccine Distribution in Information WeekEsri Chief Medical Officer Este Geraghty...

Fugaku Leverages AI for Tsunami Flood Prediction
From insideHPC

Fugaku Leverages AI for Tsunami Flood Prediction

February 15, 2021 – A new AI model that harnesses the power of the world’s fastest supercomputer, Fugaku, is targeting tsunami flooding prediction in coastal areas...

Quantum Corp. Partners With Veeam on Ransomware Protection
From insideHPC

Quantum Corp. Partners With Veeam on Ransomware Protection

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Feb. 16, 2021 — Quantum Corporation. (NASDAQ: QMCO) today announced its ActiveScale S3-compatible object storage system has achieved Veeam Ready...

PSC’s Big Data and AI Supercomputer Replaced by New Bridges-2 Platform
From insideHPC

PSC’s Big Data and AI Supercomputer Replaced by New Bridges-2 Platform

February 15, 2021 — From the vastness of neutron-star collisions to the raw power of incoming tsunamis to the tiny, life-and-death details of how COVID-19 progresses...

IBM on AI Explainability
From The Eponymous Pickle

IBM on AI Explainability

Think of how humans interact in a conversation.   We require an appropriate in-context level of explainability to support and trust what we hear.   We would expert...

Radio Free HPC: Musk and Computer-Brain Interfaces; Oracle Adds Arm Servers to its HPC Cloud
From insideHPC

Radio Free HPC: Musk and Computer-Brain Interfaces; Oracle Adds Arm Servers to its HPC Cloud

This week Jessi, Henry, and Dan discuss computer-brain interfaces and how Elon Musk’s Neuralink has recently done this with a pig. Surprisingly, we have some concerns...

ORNL Employees Recognized with DOE Secretary’s Honor Awards
From insideHPC

ORNL Employees Recognized with DOE Secretary’s Honor Awards

Feb. 5, 2021 — Thirty-two Oak Ridge National Laboratory employees were named among teams recognized by former U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette...

AAAS 2021- Computing, Artificial Intelligence, and Societal Impacts: An Inflection Point
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

AAAS 2021- Computing, Artificial Intelligence, and Societal Impacts: An Inflection Point

Significant contributions were provided by CCC Senior Program Associate, Khari Douglas.  The virtual AAAS 2021 meeting took place February 8th – 11th, 2021 and...

US Cyber Command
From The Eponymous Pickle

US Cyber Command

 I did training at Ft Meade.  Have not taken a look at the US Cyber Command site for some time. Note their new training platform.  Worth following. https://www.cybercom...
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