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First Multi-Node Quantum Network Paves the Way for the Quantum Internet
From The Eponymous Pickle

First Multi-Node Quantum Network Paves the Way for the Quantum Internet

 Though still a small number of qubits,  but the connectivity into a 'quantum internet' appears to be a big step forward. First Multi-Node Quantum Network Paves...

Grants for Taming Big Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Grants for Taming Big Data

Key aspects to manage and manage  large unwieldy data from may sourcesDOE Will Spend $10M on Research to Tame Massive Data Sets   By U.S. Department of EnergyThe...

Uses of AI for Small Business
From The Eponymous Pickle

Uses of AI for Small Business

 Fairly obvious, but the stats show you that small business understands the needs and possibilities.The Growing Importance of AI for Small BusinessesAI has become...

Phonons and Quantum Monte Carlo
From The Eponymous Pickle

Phonons and Quantum Monte Carlo

More looks at material science.A Successful Phonon Calculation Within the Quantum Monte Carlo Framework  By Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology  ...

Riffing on the Ph.D. Degree
From CERIAS Blog

Riffing on the Ph.D. Degree

I recenty was having a discussion with someone about the Ph.D. option for a degree here.  The person said “I don’t want a Ph.D. because I don’t ever intend to do...

Cyber Threats to Supply Chains
From The Eponymous Pickle

Cyber Threats to Supply Chains

Schneier reports on the DNI annual assessment.  With lots of interesting comments and other coverage in his blog.   Would also like to emphasize supply chain implications...

Quanta Magazine: Brain Rotates Memories to Save Them
From The Eponymous Pickle

Quanta Magazine: Brain Rotates Memories to Save Them

 Made me think of how this kind of structure could be used in machine learning to perform a kind of  maintenance and change managemebt as new data is acquired. ...

Microsoft and AI Company Nuance
From The Eponymous Pickle

Microsoft and AI Company Nuance

 A good piece on why Microsoft is squiring Nuance, which also reminded me I had tested and used their package Dragon for speech recognition applications.   ButWhy...

Science and Technology links (April 17th 2021)
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Science and Technology links (April 17th 2021)

Moderna built their COVID 19 vaccine without having the virus on site. They viewed it as a software problem. Human and mice with red hair have elevated pain thresholds...

App Calcs Infection Risk in Rooms
From The Eponymous Pickle

App Calcs Infection Risk in Rooms

Wonder at the broad claims to accuracy here,  but the components are interesting.  Note the HEADS reference below. App Calculates Corona Infection Risk in Rooms...

Salesforce Builds an AI Platform
From The Eponymous Pickle

Salesforce Builds an AI Platform

Interesting example of the effort and its building ... Building a Successful Enterprise AI Platform  By Arpeet KaleIntroductionIn 2016, I started as a fresh grad...

Details on the Unlocking of the San Bernardino Terrorist’s iPhone
From Schneier on Security

Details on the Unlocking of the San Bernardino Terrorist’s iPhone

The Washington Post has published a long story on the unlocking of the San Bernardino Terrorist’s iPhone 5C in 2016. We all thought it was an Israeli company called...

Whats Next in AI?  From Geoffrey Hinton
From The Eponymous Pickle

Whats Next in AI? From Geoffrey Hinton

This sounded interesting, have always read Hinton's pieces.  About to read this. Will give some thoughts about it later.  Geoffrey Hinton Has a Hunch about What's...

The Linux Foundation Launches Research Division to Explore Open Source Ecosystems and Impact
From insideHPC

The Linux Foundation Launches Research Division to Explore Open Source Ecosystems and Impact

The Linux Foundation has announced a research arm whose mission is to broaden understanding of open source projects, ecosystem dynamics and impact, the organization...

Univ. of Chicago’s Polsky Center Launches Venture Conference for Midwest Deep Tech Startups from Universities and National Labs
From insideHPC

Univ. of Chicago’s Polsky Center Launches Venture Conference for Midwest Deep Tech Startups from Universities and National Labs

CHICAGO– The University of Chicago’s Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation is pleased to announce the launch of DeepTechU, a venture conference showcasing...

Record Gaming Sales
From The Eponymous Pickle

Record Gaming Sales

 Implications? Increase of spare time? Increase of game hardware sales. Less serious work being done?   Opportunities for more gamification?    Will this continue...

Omnichannel Profitable in Post Pandemic?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Omnichannel Profitable in Post Pandemic?

 Been asked similar questions in recent interactions.  What will the change be and should retailers react? Can omnichannel be as profitable for retailers as in-store...

Report on ACM W India Pune Professional Chapter Virtual Regional Celebration
From ACM-W supporting, celebrating and advocating for Women in Computing

Report on ACM W India Pune Professional Chapter Virtual Regional Celebration

A virtual ACM W regional celebration India was organised by ACM W Pune Professional chapter in association with Pimpri Chinchwad College of Engineering on 3rd March...

AI Development and Policymaking
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Development and Policymaking

Obvious, and exists well beyond AI into all decision oriented computation.    Must be done as part of a process understanding model of how decisions are made and...

Report on ACM W Winter School for Women on Natural Language Processing
From ACM-W supporting, celebrating and advocating for Women in Computing

Report on ACM W Winter School for Women on Natural Language Processing

DA-IICT with ACM-W hosted an ACM Winter School on Natural Language Processing during 4 January to 14 January 2021.
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