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Facebook Wants Watch like Controllers for AR Glasses
From The Eponymous Pickle

Facebook Wants Watch like Controllers for AR Glasses

 Is Facebook aiming to take us long and deep with augmented reality controlled from our watches?    I still think there is something missing to make the idea universal...

Quantum Developer Certification
From The Eponymous Pickle

Quantum Developer Certification

More seriousness in this space.IBM launches its first quantum developer certification in TechCrunchWhile quantum computing may still be in its infancy, most pundits...

System Update: New Android Malware
From Schneier on Security

System Update: New Android Malware

Researchers have discovered a new Android app called “System Update” that is a sophisticated Remote-Access Trojan (RAT). From a news article: The broad range of...

Penguin Computing Announces DeepData Storage with Red Hat Ceph Storage and Seagate
From insideHPC

Penguin Computing Announces DeepData Storage with Red Hat Ceph Storage and Seagate

Fremont, CA – March 30, 2021 – Penguin Computing, Inc., a high-performance computing (HPC), artificial intelligence (AI) and enterprise data center solutions company...

3 National Labs Join ATOM Consortium for Drug Discovery
From insideHPC

3 National Labs Join ATOM Consortium for Drug Discovery

MARCH 29, 2021 — The Accelerating Therapeutics for Opportunities in Medicine (ATOM) consortium today announced the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne, Brookhaven...

Korean Search Engine Provider Naver Selects DDN Storage for AI Services
From insideHPC

Korean Search Engine Provider Naver Selects DDN Storage for AI Services

CHATSWORTH, Calif., March 29, 2021 — DDN, the artificial intelligence (AI) and multicloud data management company, today announced that Korea’s NAVER corporation...

Peptone Scales Protein Engineering System with Nvidia and Verne Global
From insideHPC

Peptone Scales Protein Engineering System with Nvidia and Verne Global

March 30, 2021 – Molecular computational physics company Peptone, focused on protein drug discovery and engineering tools, has installed an Nvidia DGX A100 system...

Innovium Launches Open Source Hyperscale-like Networking
From insideHPC

Innovium Launches Open Source Hyperscale-like Networking

Innovium, Inc., a provider of networking switch solutions for cloud and edge data centers, today announced Innovium TERACertified switch solutions that the company...

Online Art
From The Eponymous Pickle

Online Art

For those of you interested in online art collections, I am a follower, here is a newly established free, online displayed collection from the Louvre:   Below link...

Learning To Teach To Learn
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Learning To Teach To Learn

A blog post by Eugene Wallingford  (TEACHING YOURSELF THE MATERIAL) reminded me of some things. As he says, “A common complaint from students is that the professor...

New NSF Convergence Accelerator Themes
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

New NSF Convergence Accelerator Themes

The NSF Convergence Accelerator issued a new funding opportunity (NSF-21-572) focused on two research track topics; the Networked Blue Economy and Trust & Authenticity...

PSC’s HPE-Cerebras ‘Neocortex’ AI Supercomputer Starts Early User Access Program
From insideHPC

PSC’s HPE-Cerebras ‘Neocortex’ AI Supercomputer Starts Early User Access Program

March 29, 2021 — The Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC) has deployed Neocortex, an HPC system PSC said is designed to revolutionize scientific AI research. ...

Machines Writing for Us
From The Eponymous Pickle

Machines Writing for Us

Will such robotic systems do all our writing for us?  A lot of words being spewed.OpenAI’s text-generating system GPT-3 is now spewing out 4.5 billion words a day...

Stretch Robot Works the Warehouse
From The Eponymous Pickle

Stretch Robot Works the Warehouse

Say hello to Boston Dynamics’ newest robot: Stretch  By Trevor Mogg in DigitaltrendsBoston Dynamics has just unveiled its latest robot, but don’t expect the kind...

From Computational Complexity

Slicing the Hypercube

Here's a neat result I heard about at virtual Dagstuhl last week, a new lower bound on the number of hyperplanes that cuts all the edges of a hypercube.A n-dimensional...

Atos HPC Software Suites
From insideHPC

Atos HPC Software Suites

This whitepaper, "Atos HPC Software Suites," from our friends over at Atos explains the main features  and functionalities of the Atos HPC Software Suites and shares...

Answers for the Bullwhip Effect
From The Eponymous Pickle

Answers for the Bullwhip Effect

A classic problem with supply chain predictability.  Often covered here.  Oracle and Retailwire provide a survey and means to  approach to address it.Reverse the...

Virtual Reality at a Touch
From The Eponymous Pickle

Virtual Reality at a Touch

A new kind of interaction with your reality.     Perhaps easier and more productive. Virtual Reality at Your FingertipsETH Zurich (Switzerland), Leo Herrmann, March...

A Look inside Boston Dynamics Workshop
From The Eponymous Pickle

A Look inside Boston Dynamics Workshop

Impressed by some of the videos from inside Boston Dynamics,  and some of their agile and assistive designs that have obviously broad applications.  Here is some...

Wal-Mart Embraces Immersive VR Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Wal-Mart Embraces Immersive VR Learning

Good piece with useful details of the effort.   Consider the volume of training required.   Was involved with some sales training efforts, but this takes it quite...
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