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Wuhan Virus Detected by AI Epidemiologist
From The Eponymous Pickle

Wuhan Virus Detected by AI Epidemiologist

Quite interesting revelation.  The depth of this discovery still unclear.  Recall our work in detecting epidemics and bioterror by retail data.AI Epidemiologist...

NSF’s 70th Anniversary Symposium
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NSF’s 70th Anniversary Symposium

On May 10, 1950, President Truman signed the National Science Foundation Act, creating the only federal agency charged with funding fundamental research and education...

Samsung Launches Flashbolt High Bandwidth 2E Memory
From insideHPC

Samsung Launches Flashbolt High Bandwidth 2E Memory

Today Samsung Electronics launched 'Flashbolt,' its third-generation High Bandwidth Memory 2E (HBM2E). The new 16-gigabyte (GB) HBM2E is uniquely suited to maximize...

Beyond Discoverability: Metadata to Drive Your Data Management
From insideHPC

Beyond Discoverability: Metadata to Drive Your Data Management

Terrell Russell from iRODS gave this talk at SC19. "The Integrated Rule-Oriented Data System (iRODS) is open source data management software used by research organizations...

End of the Blackberry
From The Eponymous Pickle

End of the Blackberry

Blackberries were the first phone we issued to executives.  At their request after they saw how they could be used with their own portfolios.  And were the first...

Arm HPC User Group to Host First Annual Meeting in Portugal
From insideHPC

Arm HPC User Group to Host First Annual Meeting in Portugal

Arm's HPC User Group (A-HUG) is transitioning to a fully-fledged community-led organization to better support the Arm ecosystem. The first annual meeting of the...

Samsung to Announce Smart Speaker
From The Eponymous Pickle

Samsung to Announce Smart Speaker

More competition in what I call the assistant world.   Bixby powered from Samsung.  Beyond just in Korea?  Appears include smart home oriented sensors.  Samsung...

Towards a Reality of Fusion Power
From The Eponymous Pickle

Towards a Reality of Fusion Power

Quite a number of advances in recent years. Excellent overview.  With some technology explanation.5 Big Ideas for Making Fusion Power a Reality In IEEE Spectrum...

How NVIDIA Enables Scientific Research for HPC Developers
From insideHPC

How NVIDIA Enables Scientific Research for HPC Developers

"Researchers, scientists, and developers are advancing science by accelerating their high performance computing applications on NVIDIA GPUs using specialized libraries...

Tree Code
From Schneier on Security

Tree Code

Artist Katie Holten has developed a tree code (basically, a font in trees), and New York City is using it to plant secret messages in parks....

Call for Papers: Deep Learning on Supercomputers workshop
From insideHPC

Call for Papers: Deep Learning on Supercomputers workshop

The Deep Learning on Supercomputers workshop has issued its Call for Papers. The event takes place June 25 as part of ISC 2020 in Frankfurt, Germany. "The workshop...

Department of Energy Announces $625 Million for New Quantum Centers
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Department of Energy Announces $625 Million for New Quantum Centers

The following is a press release from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to establish two to five multidisciplinary Quantum Information Science (QIS) Research...

Tachyum Processor to power 2021 AI/HPC Supercomputer
From insideHPC

Tachyum Processor to power 2021 AI/HPC Supercomputer

Today semiconductor company Tachyum announced today that its Prodigy Processor AI/HPC Reference Design will be used in a supercomputer at an unnamed customer site...

Fujitsu to Deploy Arm-based Supercomputer at Nagoya University
From insideHPC

Fujitsu to Deploy Arm-based Supercomputer at Nagoya University

Today Fujitsu announced that it has received an order for an Arm-based supercomputer system from Nagoya University's Information Technology Center. "For the first...

Iowa Caucus 2020–What Happens When Software Doesn’t Work?
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Iowa Caucus 2020–What Happens When Software Doesn’t Work?

It’s too early to tell exactly what went wrong with the Iowa caucus this year but I suspect it will wind up being a case study in several ways. Political Science...

Podcast: Rewriting NWChem for Exascale
From insideHPC

Podcast: Rewriting NWChem for Exascale

In this Let’s Talk Exascale podcast, researchers from the NWChemEx project team describe how they are readying the popular code for Exascale. The NWChemEx team’s...

DIII-D Researchers Use Machine Learning to Steer Fusion Plasmas
From insideHPC

DIII-D Researchers Use Machine Learning to Steer Fusion Plasmas

Researchers at the DIII-D National Fusion Facility achieved a scientific first this month when they used machine learning calculations to automatically preventDIII...

Efficient Model Selection for Deep Neural Networks on Massively Parallel Processing Databases
From insideHPC

Efficient Model Selection for Deep Neural Networks on Massively Parallel Processing Databases

Frank McQuillan from Pivotal gave this talk at FOSDEM 2020. "In this session we will present an efficient way to train many deep learning model configurations at...

IBM Upgrades Debate AI Tool to Better Derive Evidence
From The Eponymous Pickle

IBM Upgrades Debate AI Tool to Better Derive Evidence

Intriguing approach to mining information to support a goal directed conversation.   A key aspect to making conversational systems more powerful.  Note also the...

The Healthcare Supply Chain
From The Eponymous Pickle

The Healthcare Supply Chain

Useful and logical piece here.  Good additional data at the link.Five Tips for Optimizing Healthcare Supply ChainsBy James Hickland, SCB ContributorHealthcare supply...
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