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Google Research on Language Models
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Google Research on Language Models

Good insight into what this is all about,  and what they are doing today and beyond.  Below just the intro, following:Google Research, 2022 & beyond: Language,WEDNESDAY...

Considering Noto Fonts
From The Eponymous Pickle

Considering Noto Fonts

Brought to my attention regarding multi lingual font support;How to find Noto in Google Docs, Slides, Sheets and Sites    in the Google Blog. See also  https://en...

GLM-130B: An Open Bilingual Pre-Trained Model
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GLM-130B: An Open Bilingual Pre-Trained Model

 Linguists building and using AI language models.   Commented on here in Upenn's Language Log. GLM-130B: An Open Bilingual Pre-Trained ModelJanuary 25, 2023 @ 9...

Scientists Communicating with the Public
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Scientists Communicating with the Public

Just introduced to:Issues in Science and Technology     Mental Models for Scientists Communicating With the PublicKARA MORGAN, BARUCH FISCHHOFFScientists regularly...

Simplex Algorithm Still Key
From The Eponymous Pickle

Simplex Algorithm Still Key

Amazes me, was the first thing I learned in engineering analytics methodology to optimize systems  Originally invented for military supply chains in WWII.   Here...

Small, Convenient Mosquito Repellent Device
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Small, Convenient Mosquito Repellent Device

 A former school of mine does interesting workSmall, convenient mosquito repellent device passes test to protect military personnel  by Karen Dooley, University...

Travel Industry Megatrends
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Travel Industry Megatrends

Travel for business business still not completely restored. Steve King Writes in Small Biz Labs Skift's Travel Industry MegatrendsSkift is a travel industry analyst...

ChatGPT Can't Be Credited As an Author, Academic Publisher Says
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ChatGPT Can't Be Credited As an Author, Academic Publisher Says

 Good to see this being laidd out, but ultimately will be specifically regulated.ChatGPT Can't Be Credited As an Author, Academic Publisher Says  By The Verge,Crediting...

SAS on New Analytics
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SAS on New Analytics

Thoughtful intro to piece via SAS4 ways you might not realize advanced analytics is changing the worldby LEXI REGALADO on JANUARY 24, 2023 The word innovation often...

AI / GPT Finding, Fixing Bugs in Code!  Security Threats?
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AI / GPT Finding, Fixing Bugs in Code! Security Threats?

 Something we saw predicted and then experimented with in the 80s.  Have seen only hints at the possibility since then.   Could be a real powerful plus, especially...

Israel Opens First 'Smart Operating Room' That Manages Inventory
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Israel Opens First 'Smart Operating Room' That Manages Inventory

 I worked on simulating operating rooms for efficient use,  takes the idea much further,  so of interest. Israel Opens First 'Smart Operating Room' That Manages...

Wi Fi Routers Detect People in a Room
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Wi Fi Routers Detect People in a Room

Intriguing capability, unexpected. Wi-Fi Routers Can Detect Human Locations, Poses Within a RoomTom's Hardware, Mark Tyson, January 18, 2023Carnegie Mellon University...

AI Passes U.S. Medical Licensing Exam
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AI Passes U.S. Medical Licensing Exam

Interesting step forward, certainly will change approaches to teaching,  testing.  AI Passes U.S. Medical Licensing Exam,    By MedPage Today,   in ACM,  January...

Two charged with attacks on four power substations
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Two charged with attacks on four power substations

Related pieces: Identifying People Using Cell Phone with Location Data  by Bruce Schneier   ...Two charged with attacks on four power substations in Washington ...

Nestle Digital  Moves
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Nestle Digital Moves

Consumer goods continues to move to deeper digitalVeeral Shah Named 1st Chief E-comm & Digital Officer at Nestlé USAVeeral Shah has been named chief e-commerceShah...

Beauty of Math
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Beauty of Math

 The Beauty of MathQuanta Magazine, 651K subscribers"Students haven't been taught that math is discovery," says Richard Rusczyk, founder of Art of Problem Solving...

Some Smart Appliances Disconnect
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Some Smart Appliances Disconnect

Just bought a major appliance in this list. At first the idea of it being 'smart' attracted me, but I did think about having a major need depending on an external...

Managing Knowledge, GPT towards a Killer Use case?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Managing Knowledge, GPT towards a Killer Use case?

Sounds like the 'expert systems' of days past, we wrote a number in various contexts.  Results I have seen now are still shaky, often easy ridiculed, but stillRight...

Spin Control and Billions of Qubits
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Spin Control and Billions of Qubits

A short time ago we were talking a handful of QuBits, now billions?   Implications for 'unsolvable' problems?  Spin Control Method Brings Billion-Qubit QuantumUNSW...

Powering Offshore Wind Farms With Numerical Modeling of Subsea Cables
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Powering Offshore Wind Farms With Numerical Modeling of Subsea Cables

Mote use of finite element analysis, which we also utilized for modeling of key manufacturing systems.Powering Offshore Wind Farms With Numerical Modeling of Subsea...
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