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On Knowledge Graphs
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On Knowledge Graphs

Great piece on a favorite topic from CACM.  Only mildly technical.  Its all about usefully and efficiently representing knowledge.  Essential for anyone considering...

Spot Dogs at Work for NYPD
From The Eponymous Pickle

Spot Dogs at Work for NYPD

See that the NY City Police department has again utilized one of the Boston Dynamics  'Spot' dogs.  Apparently for a situation with potential human danger involved...

Schank Academy
From The Eponymous Pickle

Schank Academy

 I had mentioned reading some comments by Roger Schank.   Also noted he now has an 'academy', Emphases in Cyber Security, Software Development and Data Analytics...

Metalens: Zoom-able Lenses without Moving Parts
From The Eponymous Pickle

Metalens: Zoom-able Lenses without Moving Parts

Continued advances in lenses,  leading to more capabilities in computational sensors.  Continue to be amazed by abilities to take pictures on phones, and capture...

Quantum Computer Solves Simulation
From The Eponymous Pickle

Quantum Computer Solves Simulation

Recall our previous mentions of D-Wave Quantum Methods.A quantum computer just solved a decades-old problem three million times faster than a classical computer...

Upcoming Voice AI with Clouds: Podcast
From The Eponymous Pickle

Upcoming Voice AI with Clouds: Podcast

Of interest, the future of Voice nd AI.   Will be following.Voice Talks Rises to the Clouds for February 25 Episode by Eric Hal Schwartz in Voicebot.aiModev’s VOICE...

Pin Screens to the Walls
From The Eponymous Pickle

Pin Screens to the Walls

Is it the future of display to have information pinned on the wall.  Or floating in space?Qualcomm’s new AR ‘Smart Viewer’ lets you pin virtual screens to yourLenovo...

IBM and AI.  An Abandonment of Watson?
From The Eponymous Pickle

IBM and AI. An Abandonment of Watson?

 I see that our interesting correspondent and critic from before the first AI winter, Roger Schank, has posted a note strongly criticizing IBM on AI and cognitive...

Linux and Open Source Go to Mars
From The Eponymous Pickle

Linux and Open Source Go to Mars

Big follower of astronomy and astronautics.   Connections to modern computing are also of continued interest.   The latest efforts to Mars are instructive.  What...

Microsoft Big Quantum Win was a Mistake
From The Eponymous Pickle

Microsoft Big Quantum Win was a Mistake

Interesting,  recall the announcement then, mostly technical points are made here, but worth noting.   Not clear then hw this will effect Microsoft's work in the...

Modernizing Data Dashboards.
From The Eponymous Pickle

Modernizing Data Dashboards.

Good thoughts, somewhat obvious, but still useful tips about the ideas involved. Modernizing Data Dashboards. Posted by Technovert Solutions on February 21, 2021...

Amazon Alexa Crowdsources New Products
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Alexa Crowdsources New Products

Interesting approach will examine further and post here.  Thoughts about usefulness?Amazon is using crowdsourcing to create new products   by Tom Ryan  in Retailwire...

Technology Impacting Supply Chains
From The Eponymous Pickle

Technology Impacting Supply Chains

 Good thoughts, all players should examine these methods.Blockchain and RPA Leading Supply Chain Trends in 2021  By Marisa Brown, APQCIt is worrisome to note that...

Communicating with Dreaming
From The Eponymous Pickle

Communicating with Dreaming

Recall our early dream experiments.   Could this re-open our sleep learning goals?Scientists Communicated With People While They Were Lucid Dreaming  By ShellyWe...

More No and Low Code Emerges
From The Eponymous Pickle

More No and Low Code Emerges

More solutions, but have yet to see them widely used.   Would want to see them strongly tested for security issues.   Probably open source to allow that? Low-code...

Deep Learning for Fleet Management
From The Eponymous Pickle

Deep Learning for Fleet Management

Interesting example,  worth examining.   Other operations examples?New Deep Learning Systems Profoundly Disrupt Fleet Management OperationsDeep learning is having...

IBM and Daimler using Quantum Computer
From The Eponymous Pickle

IBM and Daimler using Quantum Computer

Continued advances of the use of quantum computing to model lithium molecules to get closer to lithium Sulphur  batteries that would be longer lasting and cheaper...

Kroger Data Breach
From The Eponymous Pickle

Kroger Data Breach

Had come to mind that retailers had been less susceptible here, but then an example:Kroger is latest victim of third-party software data breach   by Frank Bajak...

San Diego Supercomputing
From The Eponymous Pickle

San Diego Supercomputing

 Long ago we worked with UCSD group, in the Bio Modeling area.San Diego Supercomputer Center Helps Advance Computational Chemistry  By University of CaliforniaMIT's...
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