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Roadmap for AI Research in the USA
From The Eponymous Pickle

Roadmap for AI Research in the USA

A considerable 100+ page PDF:A 20-Year Community Roadmap for Artificial Intelligence Research in the USA. Gil and B. Selman.  Computing Community Consortium (CCC)...

Helium: a Wireless Network for a Coin
From The Eponymous Pickle

Helium: a Wireless Network for a Coin

Here is a new thing, the users pay for service with cryptocurrency.  Cryptocurrency as token of service payment?Helium’s trial balloon: A new peer-to-peer wireless...

Supply-Chain Attack against the Electron Development Platform
From Schneier on Security

Supply-Chain Attack against the Electron Development Platform

Electron is a cross-platform development system for many popular communications apps, including Skype, Slack, and WhatsApp. Security vulnerabilities in the update...

Sociotechnical Interventions for Health Disparity Reduction Workshop Report Released
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Sociotechnical Interventions for Health Disparity Reduction Workshop Report Released

The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) recently released the Research Opportunities in Sociotechnical Interventions for Health Disparity Reduction workshop report...

AMD to Power Two Cray CS500 Systems at Army Research Centers
From insideHPC

AMD to Power Two Cray CS500 Systems at Army Research Centers

Today Cray announced that the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) has selected two Cray CS500 systems for its High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP)...

I can only offer high-level guidance in a comment thread.
From The Noisy Channel

I can only offer high-level guidance in a comment thread.

I can only offer high-level guidance in a comment thread. But it sounds like you might benefit from collecting trigrams as well as bigrams. If mug tree stands are...

Lenovo Launches Single Socket Servers with AMD EPYC 7002 Series
From insideHPC

Lenovo Launches Single Socket Servers with AMD EPYC 7002 Series

Today Lenovo introduced the Lenovo ThinkSystem SR635 and SR655 server platforms, two of the industry’s most powerful single-socket servers. "Based on next-generation...

China Changing How the World Learns?
From The Eponymous Pickle

China Changing How the World Learns?

Will we all soon be learning via AI?  Great detailed article from Technology Review with many further links. "(Excerpt)China has started a grand experiment in AI...

On the Open Source Publishing Landscape
From The Eponymous Pickle

On the Open Source Publishing Landscape

Open Source is great, but what are the issues involved for creating and using it?The MIT Press releases a comprehensive report on open-source publishing software...

High Speed Data Capture for AI on the Fly Edge Applications
From insideHPC

High Speed Data Capture for AI on the Fly Edge Applications

In many AI applications, transporting large amounts of data back to a remote datacenter is impractical and undesirable. With AI on the Fly, the entire AI workflow...

Toyota Towards Robots for the Home
From The Eponymous Pickle

Toyota Towards Robots for the Home

Perhaps surprising direction for the automobile corp, though they have had home style robots for some time.  With some plans for upcoming Olympics.Toyota turnsBy...

GigaIO Extends Next-Generation Network to Storage Systems
From insideHPC

GigaIO Extends Next-Generation Network to Storage Systems

Today GigaIO introduced the FabreX implementation of Non-Volatile Memory Express over Fabrics (NVMe-oF) architecture, streamlining NVMe network communication and...

Case Against Mission Critical Machine Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Case Against Mission Critical Machine Learning

Good caution, like with any kind of automation.A Case Against Mission-Critical Applications of Machine LearningBy CACM Staff     Communications of the ACM, August...

ServerCool CDUs are Cooling 10-Percent of Top100 Supercomputers
From insideHPC

ServerCool CDUs are Cooling 10-Percent of Top100 Supercomputers

Today Nortek Air Solutions’ ServerCool division that its coolant distribution unit (CDU) technology is cooling dozens of the world’s most powerful and energy efficient...

AT&T Employees Took Bribes to Unlock Smartphones
From Schneier on Security

AT&T Employees Took Bribes to Unlock Smartphones

This wasn't a small operation: A Pakistani man bribed AT&T call-center employees to install malware and unauthorized hardware as part of a scheme to fraudulently...

Now Shipping: Leadership Performance with new 2nd Generation AMD EPYC Processors
From insideHPC

Now Shipping: Leadership Performance with new 2nd Generation AMD EPYC Processors

Today AMD rolled out the 2nd Generation AMD EPYC family of processors that deliver performance leadership across a broad number of enterprise, cloud and HPC workloads...

Book Review: The Creativity Code
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Book Review: The Creativity Code

I’ve been reading a lot about Artificial Intelligence (AI) this year. Several of them have been pretty scary. It was recommended that I take a look at “The Creativity...

Quantum Quitrit Teleportation Report
From The Eponymous Pickle

Quantum Quitrit Teleportation Report

Very impressive next steps.  Its implications still unclear.   If this works, we might be able to solve very difficult problems more quickly.  Note its still no...

Marvell Reduces Power Consumption with NVMe-oF Ethernet SSD Technology
From insideHPC

Marvell Reduces Power Consumption with NVMe-oF Ethernet SSD Technology

Today Marvell announced an expansion of its revolutionary NVMe over Fabrics (NVMe-oF) portfolio. The breakthrough solutions include one powering the Toshiba Memory...

Sound Localization and Projection
From The Eponymous Pickle

Sound Localization and Projection

Not an entirely new idea, we worked with a group out of MIT in the 90s which was creating focused sound environments.     You could, for example create a localized...
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