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Business Process Modeling and Assistants
From The Eponymous Pickle

Business Process Modeling and Assistants

Would suggest that anyone looking at constructing serious assistants also look at understanding the underlying process that includes the assistant.    I am just...

Call for Papers: International Workshop on Accelerators and Hybrid Exascale Systems
From insideHPC

Call for Papers: International Workshop on Accelerators and Hybrid Exascale Systems

The eight annual  International Workshop on Accelerators and Hybrid Exascale Systems (AsHES) has issued its Call for Papers. Held in conjunction with the 32nd IEEE...

Science and Technology links (January 12th, 2018)
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Science and Technology links (January 12th, 2018)

A few years ago, researchers in Danemark expressed concerns regarding high concentrations of pesticides that are showing up in urine samples of Danish mothers and...

Video: Molecular Simulation at the Mesoscale
From insideHPC

Video: Molecular Simulation at the Mesoscale

Dr. Rommie E. Amaro gave this talk at SC17. "We are developing new capabilities for multi-scale dynamic simulations that cross spatial scales from the molecular...

Facial Recognition Is Coming to Retail
From Schneier on Security

Facial Recognition Is Coming to Retail

Summary article....

China Tuya for IoT
From The Eponymous Pickle

China Tuya for IoT

China’s Tuya expands its reach further with launch of IoT platform for the U.S.   By Clayton Moore  in DigitalTrends Tuya, one of the world’s largest and most widespread...

Rethinking Process for AI Applications
From The Eponymous Pickle

Rethinking Process for AI Applications

 Ultimately this is a key point for any innovative change, how does it link to actual current or proposed business process?   And especially for scaled solutions...

Dash Buttons Open to Developers
From The Eponymous Pickle

Dash Buttons Open to Developers

Besides just buying things, how else might they be used?Amazon opens up virtual Dash Buttons to third-party developers   By Swapna Krishna, @skrishna in Engadget...

Dark Energy Survey Releases First Three Years of Data
From insideHPC

Dark Energy Survey Releases First Three Years of Data

Today scientists from the Dark Energy Survey (DES) released their first three years of data. This first major release of data from the Survey includes information...

Fingerprinting Digital Documents
From Schneier on Security

Fingerprinting Digital Documents

In this era of electronic leakers, remember that zero-width spaces and homoglyph substitution can fingerprint individual instances of files....

Google AI Research in 2017
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google AI Research in 2017

Fascinating, technical, lengthy piece on Google AI related research in 2017.   More to follow.The Google Brain Team — Looking Back on 2017 (Part 1 of 2)Posted by...

Data, Algorithms, and Fairness Panel
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Data, Algorithms, and Fairness Panel

Contributions to this post were provided by CCC Council member Nadya Bliss, Solon Barocas, Nick Diakopoulos, and Kelly Jin. Every few weeks we have been highlighting...

Impressions of Primavera Hacker (Santiago de Chile)
From XRDS

Impressions of Primavera Hacker (Santiago de Chile)

Due to my involvement in the UNAM/DGAPA/PAPIME PE102718 project on the ”creation of teaching materials regarding privacy and anonymity mechanisms”, as the Southern...

Using the Titan Supercomputer to Accelerate Deep Learning Networks
From insideHPC

Using the Titan Supercomputer to Accelerate Deep Learning Networks

A team of researchers from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory has married artificial intelligence and high-performance computing to achieve...

Using the Intel C++ Compiler’s Optimization Features to Improve MySQL Performance
From insideHPC

Using the Intel C++ Compiler’s Optimization Features to Improve MySQL Performance

IT operations and maintenance developers have found that just by compiling the MySQL source code with the Intel C++ Compiler and turning on its InterproceduralUsing...

CSTA Board of Directors Reminder
From Computer Science Teachers Association

CSTA Board of Directors Reminder

I hope everyone had a great holiday break is leaping back into the school year with renewed drive and energy. With all of the chaos of the new year, you might have...

Intel’s Al Gara Presents: Technology Opportunities Like Never Before
From insideHPC

Intel’s Al Gara Presents: Technology Opportunities Like Never Before

Al Gara from gave this talk at the Intel HPC Developer Conference in Denver. "Technology visionaries architecting the future of HPC and AI will share the key challenges...

European Commission to invest EUR 1 Billion in Exascale
From insideHPC

European Commission to invest EUR 1 Billion in Exascale

Today the European Commission unveiled today its plans to invest jointly with the Member States in building a world-class European supercomputers infrastructure...

Baidu Builds Raven H Assistant
From The Eponymous Pickle

Baidu Builds Raven H Assistant

Reported this previously regards its use of the Duer platform.     See my tags below to see more about that.Baidu takes aim at Amazon and Google with the Raven ...

Implementing Chatbots
From The Eponymous Pickle

Implementing Chatbots

What departments should you talk to before implementing a chatbot?    In Chatbot magazine, which is new to me.   Good thoughts.  But no mention of Legal?   In our...
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