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Cambridge Researchers Develop VR Tool for Cancer Treatment
From The Eponymous Pickle

Cambridge Researchers Develop VR Tool for Cancer Treatment

Appears to be of use  ..Cambridge Researchers Develop VR Tool for Cancer TreatmentPC MagazineMarco Marcelline, December 29, 2022Video game designers and cancer...

Qubit Primer
From The Eponymous Pickle

Qubit Primer

Some useful notes on Quantum Computing by Russ Fine. at https://quantumtech.blogQuantum Computing Modalities – A Qubit Primer Revisited  ... In December 2021, in...

Supercomputer Simulation Animates Evolution of the Universe
From The Eponymous Pickle

Supercomputer Simulation Animates Evolution of the Universe

Considering all of it and animations are useful too.  Supercomputer Simulation  of the UniverseScienceNewsJames R. Riordon. December 2, 2022An international team...

Physna - 3D Data Talk
From The Eponymous Pickle

Physna - 3D Data Talk

Perhaps of interest:Unlocking the Full Potential of 3D Data | By PhysnaEvent by Deep -Tech ShowcaseThu, Jan 19, 2023, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (your local time)Asher Radensky...

Clothing that Makes you Stronger
From The Eponymous Pickle

Clothing that Makes you Stronger

 Strength increasing , ergonomic enhancing, safety.  Examined aspects of this for supply chain use. German Bionic debuts its lightest powered exosuit to date at...

UK Paper Hit by Ransomware
From The Eponymous Pickle

UK Paper Hit by Ransomware

Ransomware hitting many kinds of targets.  First I had seen of anewspaper. Guardian newspaper hit by suspected ransomware attackPublished, 21 December 2022, ByThe...

Big Trouble with Interconnects
From The Eponymous Pickle

Big Trouble with Interconnects

Technical issues with transistors in Chip Fabs influence Moore's Law.Big Trouble in Little Interconnects   in IEEE Spectrum by Samuel K. Moore / January 02, 2023...

DeepMind and ML Graphcast Forecasts Weather
From The Eponymous Pickle

DeepMind and ML Graphcast Forecasts Weather

Interesting outcome ....  Similar in other kinds of forecasting?DeepMind & Google’s ML-Based GraphCast Outperforms the World’s Best Medium-Range Weather Forecasting...

[Book] An anthropology of futures and technology
From Putting People First

[Book] An anthropology of futures and technology

This book examines emerging automated technologies and systems and the increasingly prominent roles that each plays in our lives and our imagined futures.

Lynn Conway: revolutionising chip design
From CS4FN (Computer Science For Fun)

Lynn Conway: revolutionising chip design

by Paul Curzon, Queen Mary University of London MIT professor and transgender activist, Lynn Conway along with Carver Mead, completely changed the way we thinkContinue...

Looking Back and Looking Forward in CS Education 2023
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Looking Back and Looking Forward in CS Education 2023

Traditionally I write a year end look back on thee previous yest in CS education. (Last year at Looking Back on Computer Science Education in 2021) Honestly, that...

Sorry to bug you: Grace Hopper
From CS4FN (Computer Science For Fun)

Sorry to bug you: Grace Hopper

by Peter W McOwan and Paul Curzon, Queen Mary University of London (from the archive) In the 2003 film The Matrix Reloaded, Neo, Morpheus, Trinity and crew continue...

Empirical Optimization with Divergent Fixed Point Algorithm – When All Else Fails
From The Eponymous Pickle

Empirical Optimization with Divergent Fixed Point Algorithm – When All Else Fails

Thanks to Vincent Granville for sending along his 'Empirical Optimization with Divergent Fixed Point Algorithm – When All Else Fail'       Entitled “Empirical Optimization...

Universities, Rich in Data, Struggle to Capture Its Value
From The Eponymous Pickle

Universities, Rich in Data, Struggle to Capture Its Value

Needs more automatic matching to actual uses, needs, outcomes. Universities, Rich in Data, Struggle to Capture Its Value     By UCLADecember 29, 2022Merging together...

Can we Make Traffic a Thing of the Past (and greatly improve supply chains)
From The Eponymous Pickle

Can we Make Traffic a Thing of the Past (and greatly improve supply chains)

Traffic Management outlook. Making Traffic a Thing of the Past  By Logan KuglerCommunications of the ACM, January 2023, Vol. 66 No. 1, Pages 19-20  10.1145/3570519...

To the Highest Bidder: A Military Database of Fingerprints, Iris Scans
From The Eponymous Pickle

To the Highest Bidder: A Military Database of Fingerprints, Iris Scans

 Disconcerting direction.To the Highest Bidder: A Military Database of Fingerprints, Iris ScansBy The New York Times, December 30, 2022SEEK II purchased by German...

Robot Guides Lung Needle More accurately
From The Eponymous Pickle

Robot Guides Lung Needle More accurately

Healthcare robotics advancesRobot Guides Lung Needle More accuratelyNew Scientist, Jeremy Hsu,  December 9, 2022Researchers at the University of North Carolina...

The first computer music
From CS4FN (Computer Science For Fun)

The first computer music

by Paul Curzon, Queen Mary University of London (updated from the archive) The first recorded music by a computer program was the result of a flamboyant flourish...

Attackers Bypass Coinbase, MetaMask 2FA via TeamViewer
From The Eponymous Pickle

Attackers Bypass Coinbase, MetaMask 2FA via TeamViewer

Interesting connection with TeamViewer,   Security in Meta? Attackers Bypass Coinbase, MetaMask 2FA via TeamViewerBleepingComputerBill Toulas, November 21, 2022...

Friday Squid Blogging: Grounded Fishing Boat Carrying 16,000 Pounds of Squid
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Grounded Fishing Boat Carrying 16,000 Pounds of Squid

Rough seas are hampering efforts to salvage the boat: The Speranza Marie, carrying 16,000 pounds of squid and some 1,000 gallons of diesel fuel, hit the shoreline...
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