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Energy Grid Outages Addressed
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Energy Grid Outages Addressed

Duke Energy is our local Energy system.Universities team up on effort to improve grid for Duke EnergyUNC Charlotte’s Energy Production and Infrastructure Center...

Value of Using Google Assistance for Translation
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Value of Using Google Assistance for Translation

What we always wanted, a seamless translation mode. That made us completely indifferent to the language in use.  Hearing and speaking.   Its not quite here yet,...

Live Video Trolling on Ring
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Live Video Trolling on Ring

Just got word of this.  Ring Cameras hacked for sheer harassment.  Perhaps for  a belief that personal protection by surveillance systems are by their nature illegitimate...

Can Computers be Conscious?
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Can Computers be Conscious?

Don't  absolutely know they cannot compute consciousness unless I know the definition of consciousness being used.   With a very bare definition a computer 'knows...

Amazon and Corporate Digital Procurement
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Amazon and Corporate Digital Procurement

A key topic to manage  in the enterprise.  And managing the components of products you need to procure.Amazon Business brings procurement into the digital era  ...

Quantum Bull
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Quantum Bull

So is Quantum her already, or are we in the midst of a hype storm?    Check out the links below and explore.   A number of technical big players are participating...

On Event Meshes
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On Event Meshes

Interesting look at the concept, a way to add some structure around events of importance, an element addressing the context of events.Why Event Meshes Should Be...

Kroger, Walgreens in Purchasing Alliance
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Kroger, Walgreens in Purchasing Alliance

Combining against Amazon's dip into pharma?Kroger and Walgreens are in a purchasing alliance and seeking more partners   by George Anderson in RetailwireThe Kroger...

Predicting Lightning: Where/When
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Predicting Lightning: Where/When

Skeptical.   If we are talking about predicting the likelihood of lighting in an area an hour before it hits, thats done already in weather predictive maps.   Using...

China Ready to Launch Its Digital Renminbi
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China Ready to Launch Its Digital Renminbi

World wide implications?Technology Review:   Chain Letter: MIT Technology ReviewBlockchains, cryptocurrencies, and why they matter12.12.19Chain Letter from MIT#174...

Crypto Tax Formal Regulation at Hand?
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Crypto Tax Formal Regulation at Hand?

Saw this in MIT Technology Reviews:  Chain+Letter newsletter, much recommended as a place to stay up to date on the topic and related regulatory changesThe IRSBy...

Amazon AWS Rolls out Quantum Computing Service: QAAS
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Amazon AWS Rolls out Quantum Computing Service: QAAS

Had not thought it was ready yet, but here it is.  But perhaps as the article suggests, to study the application of QC, before its actual implementation.  Linking...

Total Cost Visibility in the US Army
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Total Cost Visibility in the US Army

We recently participated in:Graphs in Government: Achieving Total Cost Visibility for the U.S. Armyvia Lauren McCormack, Neo4j    Presentation below:Thanks forClick...

Intel's LIDAR for Inventory Logistics
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Intel's LIDAR for Inventory Logistics

We spent time experimenting with a means to determining accurate inventory and location accuracy positions in warehouses and on store shelves.    Here a relatively...

Quantum to Model Traffic with Simulations
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Quantum to Model Traffic with Simulations

Another mention of D-Wave quantum in the news.   Also the term 'Quantum-Style' is used for the first time I have seen,Microsoft, Ford Try Using Quantum-Style Computing...

FDA and Food Blockchain
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FDA and Food Blockchain

Yet another example of tracking and tracing movements of food goods in a supply chain.  Saw early work on this problem by Wal-Mart.FDA to pilot A.I., consider blockchain...

Transistor Integrated with RAM
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Transistor Integrated with RAM

Intriguing integration. A further means to create IOT capabilities in place?Reorganizing a Computer Chip: Transistors Can Now Process, Store InformationPurdue University...

Chaotic Systems
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Chaotic Systems

Have done lots of work modeling corporate systems, and on occasion chaotic behavior was observed, but never in my observation was it effectively used to model and...

On an Economics of Eaches
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On an Economics of Eaches

Not a very new thing, but another way of looking at it, In Supply chain Brain.Watch: The Economics of 'Eaches'Thomas Goldsby: In SupplyChainBrainFarewell to the...

Barcode Developer Dies
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Barcode Developer Dies

We were one of the earliest experimenters and users of the Barcode in retail, starting in 1994.  In the BBC:   George Laurer, the US engineer who helped develop...
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