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Future of Metaverse: An Interview with Matthew Ball
From The Eponymous Pickle

Future of Metaverse: An Interview with Matthew Ball

Matthew Ball, Metaverse Theorist,  with a book forthcoming that I will read ...  on the Metaverse: We've never seen a shift this enormous  ...By Janko Roettgers...

Self-Taught AI
From The Eponymous Pickle

Self-Taught AI

 Like the linking to how the brain works, though brain and AI are still very different.Self-Taught AI Shows Similarities to How the Brain WorksBy Quanta Magazine...

AI Will Come to the Rescue of Future Firefighters
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Will Come to the Rescue of Future Firefighters

Worked on the application of data to firefighting teams in my early days, appreciated this clearly can be further leverage by using AI methods. AI May Come to the...

Surveillance Too Cheap to Meter?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Surveillance Too Cheap to Meter?

 Interesting point ....   And consider as AI in general becomes cheap.Surveillance Too Cheap to Meter   By Poul-Henning KampCommunications of the ACM, July 2022...

Granulate to Launch Free Autonomous Kubernetes Cost Optimization
From insideHPC

Granulate to Launch Free Autonomous Kubernetes Cost Optimization

Tel Aviv August 11, 2022- Granulate, an Intel company, developer of autonomous workload optimization solutions, announced the upcoming launch of a free cost-reduction...

AWS Launches GA of Private 5G — Though it’s 4G for Now
From insideHPC

AWS Launches GA of Private 5G — Though it’s 4G for Now

Having previewed its Private 5G offering last November, Amazon Web Services has announced the general availability of the  managed service designed “to help enterprises...

From Computational Complexity

A non-controversial question about the Documents Donald Trump had in his house

This is a non-partisan post. In the interest of disclosure I will divulge that I do not think private citizens should have top secret government documents in their...

Amazon Plans more Retail Palm Scanning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Plans more Retail Palm Scanning

 Also a space we examined. Amazon Expands Palm-Scanning Payment Tech to 65 More Whole Foods LocationsBy TechCrunch, August 12, 2022Amazon plans to expand its Amazon...

Robot Arms to Stock Shelves
From The Eponymous Pickle

Robot Arms to Stock Shelves

Considerable Labor Savings in retail.Robot Arms Replacing Shelf Stockers in Japan's StoresBloombergVlad Savov, Mia Glass, August 9, 2022FamilyMart Co. will install...

Ethereum going to proof of stake?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Ethereum going to proof of stake?

 Ethereum going to proof of stake?  Far less carbon emissions. Ethereum Merge: How Crypto's Carbon Footprint Is About to ShrinkBy CNet.July 15, 2022Whether youThat...

Cyber Security and CS Education
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Cyber Security and CS Education

Way back in time, cybersecurity was all about controlling access to the computer in the locked room with the raised floor. Well, you had to trust the people you...

UK Defense Receives first Quantum Computer
From The Eponymous Pickle

UK Defense Receives first Quantum Computer

 UK Moves forward in Defence Quantum ComputingMinistry of Defence acquires government's first quantum computerIn the BBC, By Liv McMahon, Technology teamThe Ministry...

European Space Agency Seeks Possibility of SpaceX Launching
From The Eponymous Pickle

European Space Agency Seeks Possibility of SpaceX Launching

 In Reuters:Exclusive: Europe eyes Musk's SpaceX to bridge launch gap left by Russia tensionsBy Tim Hepher and Joey RoulettePARIS, Aug 12 (Reuters) - The European...

'Retbleed' Speculative Execution Attack
From The Eponymous Pickle

'Retbleed' Speculative Execution Attack

Brought to my attention last week.    Notably Cloud aspects.  'Retbleed' Speculative Execution Attack Affects AMD, Intel CPUsBy The Hacker News, July 18, 2022The...

RISC-V Summit China 2022 Announces Agenda
From insideHPC

RISC-V Summit China 2022 Announces Agenda

Shanghai, August 12, 2022 – The RISC-V Summit China 2022 (Aug. 24-26) today announced its 2022 agenda, including keynotes, tutorials, and technical presentations...

Report: Orgs with zero-trust segmentation avoid 5 major cyberattacks annually
From The Eponymous Pickle

Report: Orgs with zero-trust segmentation avoid 5 major cyberattacks annually

Report on Zero Trust Segmentation.Report: Orgs with zero-trust segmentation avoid 5 major cyberattacks annually  in Venturebeat A new report by Illumio found that...

Similarity-Sensitive Diversity
From The Noisy Channel

Similarity-Sensitive Diversity

In my work on search engines and recommender systems, I’ve thought a lot about entropy and diversity. I named my first blog, The Noisy Channel, after a seminalClaude...

MIT Workshop on AI Generated Characters
From The Eponymous Pickle

MIT Workshop on AI Generated Characters

Brought to my attention, interesting look at using Virtual characters.   Positive use cases emphasized.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=se6eSBT6D1YThis full-day...

HPE Wins $35M HPC DR Deal with Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology
From insideHPC

HPE Wins $35M HPC DR Deal with Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology

Aug. 11, 2022 — Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology has purchased a high performance computing system from HPE in a three-year deal for US$35 million. The new system...

Quick Look at AI and Banking
From The Eponymous Pickle

Quick Look at AI and Banking

Not too much here, but made me think about the broader problem. AI Is Transforming How We BankBy The Information,  August 11, 2022Crypto is far from the only technological...
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