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Reimagining CS Pathways: High School and Beyond
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Reimagining CS Pathways: High School and Beyond

This looks like a great opportunity to make a difference in CS education.We are seeking community involvement in a new project called Reimagining CS Pathways: High...

Dr. Ceren Susut Named DOE ASCR Associate Director of Science
From insideHPC

Dr. Ceren Susut Named DOE ASCR Associate Director of Science

Dr. Ceren Susut has been named associate director (AD) of Science for Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR) in the Department of Energy Office of Science...

HPC News Bytes 20230911: NVIDIA LLM Inferencing; Honeywell and Quantinuum; TSMC in Silicon Photonics; Microsoft Copilot AI Indemnification
From insideHPC

HPC News Bytes 20230911: NVIDIA LLM Inferencing; Honeywell and Quantinuum; TSMC in Silicon Photonics; Microsoft Copilot AI Indemnification

As we reflect on the events of 9/11/2001 (it's still living hell no matter how long ago it happened), let’s quickly (4:52) review last week's HPC news highlights...

On Robots Killing People
From Schneier on Security

On Robots Killing People

The robot revolution began long ago, and so did the killing. One day in 1979, a robot at a Ford Motor Company casting plant malfunctioned—human workers determined...

From Computational Complexity

Asymptotics of R(4,k)- a new result!

 At the workshop Ramsey Theory: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow, Edited by Alexander Soifer, 2011. (There is a printed proceedings that you can find.)  I saw Joel...

[Book] Sustainable Innovation
From Putting People First

[Book] Sustainable Innovation

This book by Experientia president Michele Visciola puts forward a new paradigm to understand and implement Sustainable Innovation (SI). Innovation without sustainability...

At the HPC User Forum: 2 Full Days in Tucson of HPC and AI
From insideHPC

At the HPC User Forum: 2 Full Days in Tucson of HPC and AI

This week saw HPC industry analyst firm Hyperion Research host the HPC User Forum, a supercomputing conference with an end-user emphasis held four times a yearAt...

Friday Squid Blogging: Glass Squid Video
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Glass Squid Video

Here’s a fantastic video of Taonius Borealis, a glass squid, from NOAA. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news...

Quantum Internet Alliance Launches Quantum Internet Application Challenge
From insideHPC

Quantum Internet Alliance Launches Quantum Internet Application Challenge

DELFT, THE NETHERLANDS—The Quantum Internet Alliance (QIA) has announced the launch of its first ever Quantum Internet Application Challenge, an initiative encouraging...

LLMs and Tool Use
From Schneier on Security

LLMs and Tool Use

Last March, just two weeks after GPT-4 was released, researchers at Microsoft quietly announced a plan to compile millions of APIs—tools that can do everythingbest...

atNorth Shortlisted for 14th Annual Energy Awards
From insideHPC

atNorth Shortlisted for 14th Annual Energy Awards

Reykjavík, Iceland – September 6th, 2023 – atNorth, a Nordic colocation, high-performance computing, and artificial intelligence service provider, today announced...

DE-CIX and DCX Partner to Power AI and HPC
From insideHPC

DE-CIX and DCX Partner to Power AI and HPC

Phoenix – September 07, 2023 – DE-CIX, an Internet Exchange (IX) operator and home to a carrier and data center-neutral interconnection ecosystem, announced its...

Applications Now Open: 2024 Jefferson Science Fellowships 
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Applications Now Open: 2024 Jefferson Science Fellowships 

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine is pleased to announce a call for applications for the 2024 Jefferson Science Fellowships (JSF). Established...

The Hacker Tool to Get Personal Data from Credit Bureaus
From Schneier on Security

The Hacker Tool to Get Personal Data from Credit Bureaus

The new site 404 Media has a good article on how hackers are cheaply getting personal information from credit bureaus: This is the result of a secret weapon criminals...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

Happy Birthday 77

With brief musings on AI and the blog Richard Lipton has turned 77 today. He and Kathryn are back in Manhattan after spending much of the summer in Harbor Springs...

Gen AI Chip Startup d-Matrix Announces $110M in Series B Funding
From insideHPC

Gen AI Chip Startup d-Matrix Announces $110M in Series B Funding

Santa Clara, Calif. – September 6, 2023 – Gerative AI chip startup d-Matrix has closed $110 million in a Series-B funding round led by Singapore-based global investment...

Quantum Software Company Classiq Expands to Boston
From insideHPC

Quantum Software Company Classiq Expands to Boston

Sept. 6, 2023 — Quantum computing software company Classiq Technologies today announced its expansion into the Boston area and the relocation of Shai Lev, viceQuantum...

From Computational Complexity

Books to Inspire Math

Two of my colleagues and co-authors from my early days at the University of Chicago have released books over the past few months designed to excite people withMathematical...

Panasas Appoints Ken Claffey CEO, Shea to Remain as COO
From insideHPC

Panasas Appoints Ken Claffey CEO, Shea to Remain as COO

SAN JOSE, September 6, 2023 – High performance data storage vendor Panasas has announced that Ken Claffey, former SVP/GM of Enterprise Systems at Seage Technology...

Open Source Hardware Startup Arduino Announces $22M in Series B Funding, Arm Participates in Round
From insideHPC

Open Source Hardware Startup Arduino Announces $22M in Series B Funding, Arm Participates in Round

LUGANO, Switzerland—Sept. 6, 2023— Open source hardware company Arduino today announced the closing of an additional $22 million in funding for a total of $54 million...
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