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Friday Squid Blogging: Vegan "Squid" Made from Chickpeas
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Vegan "Squid" Made from Chickpeas

It's beyond Beyond Meat. A Singapore company wants to make vegan "squid" -- and shrimp and crab -- from chickpeas. As usual, you can also use this squid post to...

Ransomware Solution
From The Eponymous Pickle

Ransomware Solution

Quickly detects unauthorized encryption.Software Developed by SMU Stops Ransomware AttacksSouthern Methodist UniversityMay 13, 2020Engineers at Southern Methodist...

Machine Learning in Retail
From The Eponymous Pickle

Machine Learning in Retail

 Not sure how complete it is, especially with the current state of the business.   More what than effetively how. I would do at least some embedded risk analysis...

McDonald’s Publishes Playbook for reopening Restaurants
From The Eponymous Pickle

McDonald’s Publishes Playbook for reopening Restaurants

Useful thoughts from a major player.  My own observation is that they have done an excellent job with the drive-through and pickup only operation.McDonald’s publishes...

Video: Nimbus Data Unveils Next-Generation Storage OS and All-Flash Array
From insideHPC

Video: Nimbus Data Unveils Next-Generation Storage OS and All-Flash Array

Today Nimbus Data announced an all-new solid state storage operating system (Nimbus Data AFX), all-new enterprise support program (Tectonic), and new all-flashVideo...

Perlmutter Supercomputer to Include more than 6,000 NVIDIA A100 processors
From insideHPC

Perlmutter Supercomputer to Include more than 6,000 NVIDIA A100 processors

NERSC is among the early adopters of the new NVIDIA A100 Tensor Core GPU processor announced by NVIDIA this week. More than 6,000 of the A100 chips will bePerlmutter...

NVIDIA A100 Tensor Core GPUs come to Oracle Cloud
From insideHPC

NVIDIA A100 Tensor Core GPUs come to Oracle Cloud

Oracle is bringing the newly announced NVIDIA A100 Tensor Core GPU to its Oracle Gen 2 Cloud regions. "Oracle is enhancing what NVIDIA GPUs can do in the cloud,...

AMD Wins Slot in Latest NVIDIA A100 Machine Learning System
From insideHPC

AMD Wins Slot in Latest NVIDIA A100 Machine Learning System

Today AMD demonstrated continued momentum in HPC with NVIDIA’s announcement that 2nd Generation AMD EPYC 7742 processors will power their new DGX A100 dedicated...

Making the Real World Digital: AR Copy-Paste
From The Eponymous Pickle

Making the Real World Digital: AR Copy-Paste

Recall having the broad idea being brought up to transfer pieces of a real-world manufacturing plant into a process  model.  First for demonstration, and laterAR...

On Marcus Hutchins
From Schneier on Security

On Marcus Hutchins

Long and nuanced story about Marcus Hutchins, the British hacker who wrote most of the Kronos malware and also stopped WannaCry in real time. Well worth reading...

Automating Threat Detection
From The Eponymous Pickle

Automating Threat Detection

Recorded Future talks about thread detection and response.   Recall we tessted some of their methods and wrote about them here in their early days.  Worth a look...

Atos Launches First Supercomputer Equipped with NVIDIA A100 GPU
From insideHPC

Atos Launches First Supercomputer Equipped with NVIDIA A100 GPU

Today Atos announced its new BullSequana X2415, the first supercomputer in Europe to integrate NVIDIA’s Ampere next-generation graphics processing unit architecture...

Lenovo to deploy 17 Petaflop supercomputer at KIT in Germany
From insideHPC

Lenovo to deploy 17 Petaflop supercomputer at KIT in Germany

Today Lenovo announced a contract for a 17 petaflop supercomputer at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany. Called HoreKa, the system will come online...

What is your School IT Department’s Mission?
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

What is your School IT Department’s Mission?

My school ran a pair of online awards events yesterday. We had almost 850 people on the day time Zoom meeting and around 500 on the evening one. These are both...

Sony AI Intelligent Image Sensors
From The Eponymous Pickle

Sony AI Intelligent Image Sensors

What appears to be a considerable means of creating IOT intelligence based on such chips.Sony Says It Created World’s First Image Sensor With Built-in AIBy Takashi...

Can Personality Determine How we Interact with Future AI?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Can Personality Determine How we Interact with Future AI?

Very thoughtful piece in DSC.  I am suspicious of using the Myers-Briggs model here.  Read the complete article there, and join DSC for much more.Could your personality...

Brands Winning in The Smart Home: Webinar
From The Eponymous Pickle

Brands Winning in The Smart Home: Webinar

Of interest, will be attending, register at the link.Webinar:May 21, 1PM ET    How top brands win the smart homeIntegration strategies from iRobot, LIFX, and Ring...

Sensors Hacking for Neural Net Activity
From The Eponymous Pickle

Sensors Hacking for Neural Net Activity

Thinking this. Another use of sensors to examine activity, and potentially determine 'secrets'.Preventing AI From Divulging Its Own SecretsIEEE SpectrumJeremy Hsu...

Computing Innovation Fellows Program 2020
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Computing Innovation Fellows Program 2020

The Computing Research Association (CRA) and Computing Community Consortium (CCC) are pleased to announce a new Computing Innovation Fellows (CIFellows) Program...

Airports Testing Thermal Cameras
From The Eponymous Pickle

Airports Testing Thermal Cameras

Inevitable to see this general screening, for liability and more ...Airports are testing thermal cameras and other technology to screen travelers for COVID-19  ...
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