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2020 Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant Accepting Proposals
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

2020 Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant Accepting Proposals

The following is a blog from Meredith Ringel Morris, Sr. Principal Researcher & MSR Dissertation Grant Chair.  We are currently accepting proposals for the Microsoft...

PASC20 talk to explore Data Landscapes to Rescue Species from Extinction
From insideHPC

PASC20 talk to explore Data Landscapes to Rescue Species from Extinction

Today PASC20 announced that this year’s Public Lecture will be presented by Dalia Conde, Professor at the University of Southern Denmark and Director of Science...

Compute Canada’s Magic Castle: Terraforming the Cloud for HPC
From insideHPC

Compute Canada’s Magic Castle: Terraforming the Cloud for HPC

Félix-Antoine Fortin from Compute Canada gave this talk at FOSDEM 2020. "Magic Castle uses the open-source software Terraform and HashiCorp Language (HCL) to define...

Compendium of articles published on Numerical Algorithms for HPC Science
From insideHPC

Compendium of articles published on Numerical Algorithms for HPC Science

The Royal Society Publishing has recently released a special compendium of articles based on a recent scientific discussion meeting with HPC Industry thought leaders...

Bots that Make the Wikipedia Work
From The Eponymous Pickle

Bots that Make the Wikipedia Work

Quite instructive and interesting look at behind the scenes at the WP.  I can see this same approach being used for some things we tried to do with enterprise level...

Stanford Student Program Gives Supercomputers a Second Life
From insideHPC

Stanford Student Program Gives Supercomputers a Second Life

A novel program at Stanford is finding a second life for used HPC clusters, providing much-needed computational resources for research while giving undergraduate...

More Power in Chips at the Edge
From The Eponymous Pickle

More Power in Chips at the Edge

Move forward here, to learn and implement AI in edge applications of IOT,  Here a look at some progress with more to follow.ARM’s new edge AI chips promise IoTThe...

Arena Scale VR
From The Eponymous Pickle

Arena Scale VR

Location based experiences.  Games, entertainment and beyond.    At large scale.   Will be be able to broadly participate in large scale games?  Considerable look...

Game Plan for Quantum Computing
From The Eponymous Pickle

Game Plan for Quantum Computing

Good thoughts on the new technology and its specific applications.A game plan for quantum computingFebruary 2020 | Article  McKinseyBy Alexandre Ménard, Ivan Ostojic...

ACM-W North America News
From ACM-W supporting, celebrating and advocating for Women in Computing

ACM-W North America News

ACM-W North America welcomes the newest ACM-W Student chapter, California State University at Chico! Shout out to Bryan Dixon (faculty sponsor), Tanya Bellen Bonilla...

Apple's Tracking-Prevention Feature in Safari has a Privacy Bug
From Schneier on Security

Apple's Tracking-Prevention Feature in Safari has a Privacy Bug

Last month, engineers at Google published a very curious privacy bug in Apple's Safari web browser. Apple's Intelligent Tracking Prevention, a feature designed...

Why all Those Satellites?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Why all Those Satellites?

Been watching all those Starlink satellite launches.  60 per launch.  Being an observational astronomer ave been concerned about  throwing all that stuff into orbit...

KU Leuven in Belgium joins iRODS Consortium
From insideHPC

KU Leuven in Belgium joins iRODS Consortium

The iRODS Consortium has welcomed KU Leuven as its newest Consortium member. As one of Europe’s oldest universities, Belgium’s KU Leuven boasts a long tradition...

Bayer's use of Digital Twins, Decision Science
From The Eponymous Pickle

Bayer's use of Digital Twins, Decision Science

Another example of AI and Digital Twins being used to construct virtual models at major enterprises.Bayer uses digital twins to reshape business strategyBayer Crop...

Distributed HPC Applications with Unprivileged Containers
From insideHPC

Distributed HPC Applications with Unprivileged Containers

Felix Abecassis and Jonathan Calmels gave this talk at FOSDEM 2020. "We will present the challenges in doing distributed deep learning training at scale on shared...

Samsung's Imaginary Keyboard
From The Eponymous Pickle

Samsung's Imaginary Keyboard

A long time student of ways to efficiently communicate with machines.    This not being sold yet,Samsung’s Latest AI Project Is an Imaginary Keyboard for Your Phone...

Neon Digital Avatars
From The Eponymous Pickle

Neon Digital Avatars

Interesting in seeing Samsung involved in this, meaning unclear.Neon CEO explains the tech behind his overhyped ‘artificial humans’  in TheVergeNeon Genesis Evangelicalism...

Science and Technology links (February 8th 2020)
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Science and Technology links (February 8th 2020)

It is often believed that radiations are bad for you. To the contrary, David et al. report that life expectancy is approximately 2.5 years longer in people living...

Podcast: Simulating Galaxy Clusters with XSEDE Supercomputers
From insideHPC

Podcast: Simulating Galaxy Clusters with XSEDE Supercomputers

In this TACC podcast, researchers describe how they are using XSEDE supercomputers to run some of the highest resolution simulations ever of galaxy clusters. One...

Job of the Week: Systems Administrator at D.E. Shaw Research
From insideHPC

Job of the Week: Systems Administrator at D.E. Shaw Research

D.E. Shaw Research is seeking Systems Administrators for Servers, Clusters and Supercomputers in our Job of the Week. "Our research effort is aimed at achieving...
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