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Friday Squid Blogging: Legend of the Indiana Oil-Pit Squid
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Legend of the Indiana Oil-Pit Squid

At a GMC plant. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news that I haven’t covered. Read my blog posting guidelines...

Existential Risk and the Fermi Paradox
From Schneier on Security

Existential Risk and the Fermi Paradox

We know that complexity is the worst enemy of security, because it makes attack easier and defense harder. This becomes catastrophic as the effects of that attack...

ADIA Lab Announces Board Members, Collaborations and Research Award
From insideHPC

ADIA Lab Announces Board Members, Collaborations and Research Award

Abu Dhabi, 2 December 2022 — ADIA Lab, focused on basic and applied research in data and computational sciences, commenced operations today, the 51st National Day...

Disney Neural Network Can Change an Actor's Age with Ease
From The Eponymous Pickle

Disney Neural Network Can Change an Actor's Age with Ease

Powerful idea,  So do I get to own all my transformed RE-ages?  Lighting conditions?  I am seeing some legal implications. Disney Neural Network Can Change an Actor's...

We Will See a Completely New Type of Computer, Says AI Pioneer Hinton
From The Eponymous Pickle

We Will See a Completely New Type of Computer, Says AI Pioneer Hinton

 Hinton predicts: A 'mortal' Neuromorphic Computer?  Ready to sign up and test.   When? We Will See a Completely New Type of Computer, Says AI Pioneer HintonInArtificial...

Race to the Moon?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Race to the Moon?

 I continue to be interested in the supply chain processes involved.China and NASA are racing to the moon. Side-by-side photos hint NASA has the edge, but China's...

Fusion Power Still Years Away
From The Eponymous Pickle

Fusion Power Still Years Away

Years Away most followers agree ... Fusion power is 'approaching' reality thanks to a magnetic field breakthroughA boost from magnetism is nearly enough to achieve...

Breaking the Scaling Limits of Analog Optical Computing
From The Eponymous Pickle

Breaking the Scaling Limits of Analog Optical Computing

 Reducing error in optical networks Breaking the Scaling Limits of Analog Computing   By MIT News, November 30, 2022Using the new technique, the larger an optical...

An AI-first Approach to Accelerating Autonomous Trucking
From The Eponymous Pickle

An AI-first Approach to Accelerating Autonomous Trucking

Of interest, December 7 Reminder: December 7 Talk, "An AI-first Approach to Accelerating Autonomous Trucking" with Raquel Urtasun, Founder and CEO of WaabiIf you...

Mexico Replacing China for Manufacturing?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Mexico Replacing China for Manufacturing?

Mentioned in passing in a meeting, this related Podcast of interest:THE SCB PODCASTPodcast | Can Mexico Replace China as a Manufacturing Powerhouse?China is losing...

LastPass Security Breach
From Schneier on Security

LastPass Security Breach

The company was hacked, and customer information accessed. No passwords were compromised.

Would You Like a QR Code in That Cookie?  Food and 3D Printing
From The Eponymous Pickle

Would You Like a QR Code in That Cookie? Food and 3D Printing

Waste Reduction embedded, 3D printed.Would You Like a QR Code in That Cookie?  By AlphaGalileo, October 19, 2022Given that food tags and packaging are a large source...

SC22: CXL3.0, the Future of HPC Interconnects and Frontier vs. Fugaku
From insideHPC

SC22: CXL3.0, the Future of HPC Interconnects and Frontier vs. Fugaku

HPC luminary Jack Dongarra’s fascinating comments at SC22 on the low efficiency of leadership-class supercomputers highlighted by the latest High Performance Conjugate...

SC22: Jeff McVeigh on Intel’s 3 New Server Chips; oneAPI and Heterogeneity; and an Aurora Update
From insideHPC

SC22: Jeff McVeigh on Intel’s 3 New Server Chips; oneAPI and Heterogeneity; and an Aurora Update

We caught up with Jeff McVeigh, Corporate Vice President and General Manager of Intel’s Super Compute Group, to learn more about the three new server chips Intel...

At SC22: DDN’s Kurt Kuckein Talks Advanced AI Data Management at Scale
From insideHPC

At SC22: DDN’s Kurt Kuckein Talks Advanced AI Data Management at Scale

At SC22, we caught up with DDN Senior Vice President of Marketing to discuss major trends driving AI data management at scale – trends that include growing adoption...

From Computational Complexity

How do we keep the community connected?

A colleague said how they enjoyed watching the collapse of Twitter under Elon Musk. But I use Twitter to keep connected to the CS community. In Twitter I hear not...

How Will the Space Economy Change the World?
From The Eponymous Pickle

How Will the Space Economy Change the World?

 Good overview of Space and Economy. Not enough regards the timing and risks involved.  And how will key aspects, like supply chains,  be effectively translated...

Tokyo University of Science: Research Using Data Science, Materials Informatics May Lead to Better EV Motors
From insideHPC

Tokyo University of Science: Research Using Data Science, Materials Informatics May Lead to Better EV Motors

Dec. 1, 2022 — Tokyo University of Science today said researchers have combined several disciplines to investigate coercity, which is the physical property of magnetic...

Oak Ridge Lab and Veterans Affairs Use Summit Supercomputer Security Framework for Health Research
From insideHPC

Oak Ridge Lab and Veterans Affairs Use Summit Supercomputer Security Framework for Health Research

Dec. 1, 2022 — A team from Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) used the CITADEL security framework to securely transfer...

Sirius XM Software Vulnerability
From Schneier on Security

Sirius XM Software Vulnerability

This is new: Newly revealed research shows that a number of major car brands, including Honda, Nissan, Infiniti, and Acura, were affected by a previously undisclosed...
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