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Video: How R-Systems Helps Customers Move HPC to the Cloud
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Video: How R-Systems Helps Customers Move HPC to the Cloud

In this video from the HPC User Forum in Milwaukee, Brian Kucic from R-Systems describes how the company enables companies of all sizes to move their technicalVideo...

Comet Supercomputer Assists in Latest LIGO Discovery
From insideHPC

Comet Supercomputer Assists in Latest LIGO Discovery

This week’s landmark discovery of gravitational and light waves generated by the collision of two neutron stars eons ago was made possible by a signal verification...

HPC Connects: Mapping Global Ocean Currents
From insideHPC

HPC Connects: Mapping Global Ocean Currents

In this video from the SC17 HPC Connects series, Dimitris Menemenlis from NASA JPL/Caltech describes how supercomputing enables scientists to accurately map global...

Security Flaws in Children's Smart Watches
From Schneier on Security

Security Flaws in Children's Smart Watches

The Norwegian Security Council has published a report detailing a series of security and privacy flaws in smart watches marketed to children. Press release. News...

Visualization in Software using Intel Xeon Phi processors
From insideHPC

Visualization in Software using Intel Xeon Phi processors

"Intel has been at the forefront of working with software partners to develop solutions for visualization of data that will scale in the future as many core systems...

Intel Delivers Neural Network Chips
From The Eponymous Pickle

Intel Delivers Neural Network Chips

Intel delivers Nervana Neural Network Processor chips for AI workloads  By Mike WheatleyAfter pushing the concept of using Field Programmable Gate Arrays as accelerators...

More on Bixby,  AI on Appliances Everywhere
From The Eponymous Pickle

More on Bixby, AI on Appliances Everywhere

I was at the local Lowe's recently and saw some of their Smart  Frig's.  A sign mentioned  assistant Bixby, but not that it was available there yet.  But firstSiliconAngle...

Forecasting Challenge
From The Eponymous Pickle

Forecasting Challenge

I had mentioned superforcasting  again, was brought to my attention that they have had a hybrid competition under way for a while.  Are looking for volunteers. ...

From Computational Complexity

The Amazon Gold Rush

Unless you have hidden under a rock, Amazon wants to build a second headquarters in or near a large North American city. Amazon put out a nice old fashioned...

Samsung Does 8 Nanometer
From The Eponymous Pickle

Samsung Does 8 Nanometer

Samsung has the hardware.  Will neural chips follow?  Implications for Bixby?Samsung leapfrogs Intel again with 8-nanometer chipsWorking with Qualcomm, SamsungBy...

CS Educator Interview: Michelle Lagos
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

CS Educator Interview: Michelle Lagos

Michelle Lagos serves on the CSTA Board which is how I first met her. She is currently an At-Large member. Several years ago she was the International Representative...

Learning computing with metaphors
From Computer Science Teachers Association

Learning computing with metaphors

Don’t think of an elephant! Now what are you thinking about? Of course, it’s an elephant. This sentence is the title of a book by George Lakoff, a contemporaryContinue...

Samsung Announces Bixby 2.0 for IOT
From The Eponymous Pickle

Samsung Announces Bixby 2.0 for IOT

Today announced Bixby 2.0 and SmartThings Cloud. Been following for a long to see what they might do with smart home appliances.  They have the appliances in many...

Online and Amazon Continue Move Forward
From The Eponymous Pickle

Online and Amazon Continue Move Forward

With interesting data and comments on the topic by retail experts.  And even with some classic retail help:  Kohl’s opens Amazon shops in Chicago  ....Online and...

US Ignite Releases Video Showcase from the 2017 US Ignite Application Summit
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

US Ignite Releases Video Showcase from the 2017 US Ignite Application Summit

US Ignite, a nonprofit whose mission is to push the creation of next-generation applications and services that utilize networking technologies to build smart communities...

Amazon Suggests Apartment Hubs
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Suggests Apartment Hubs

An you might take this beyond to other sectorizations, like retirement centers.   And imagine using assistant leverage to extend this into every apartment.  Other...

China IQ Test for Assistants?
From The Eponymous Pickle

China IQ Test for Assistants?

Am somewhat skeptical about such tests, its not raw 'IQ" , but rather how well a system provides value in context.  Still it will be interesting to see how such...

Soft Robotics from Liquid Metals
From The Eponymous Pickle

Soft Robotics from Liquid Metals

Been intrigued by 'soft robotics' that can change shapes    Here new work out of U of Sussex, that can transform.    Applications?   Programmable materials in changeable...

Apple and GE Join for Industrial Mobile IOS
From The Eponymous Pickle

Apple and GE Join for Industrial Mobile IOS

Apple isn't known for industrial, so this is an interesting spin.   Note also the predictive spin using I assume machine learning.  Much more about the work atApple...

Amazon Show vs Google YouTube
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Show vs Google YouTube

Brought to my attention weeks ago.  Just because they are in competition with assistants?  Or is it some technical aspect of how marketing value is shared in Youtube...
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