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Science and Technology links (August 19th, 2018)
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Science and Technology links (August 19th, 2018)

Publishing your ideas is a central component of science and scholarship. To make it easier to publish, some companies and organizations have begun to offer pay-to...

Seeking Co-Creativity
From The Eponymous Pickle

Seeking Co-Creativity

Well of course, a kind of creativity augmentation.  But as the article suggests, Co-creativity takes it yet beyond.  Who/What initiates, develops, delivers?   Fascinating...

Visual Genomes Foundation Looks to Exascale for Ai
From insideHPC

Visual Genomes Foundation Looks to Exascale for Ai

A new effort from the Visual Genomes Foundation (VGF) looks to move visual artificial intelligence forward in big way. The first step: learn and record exabytes...

Containers: Shifter and Singularity on Blue Waters
From insideHPC

Containers: Shifter and Singularity on Blue Waters

In this video from the Blue Waters 2018 Symposium, Maxim Belkin presents a tutorial on Containers: Shifter and Singularity on Blue Waters. "Container solutionsContainers...

Rethinking Social Networks
From The Eponymous Pickle

Rethinking Social Networks

How can we use this idea to think about the evolution of social networks over time, and how they are influenced.?   We talked the implications of networks withRethinking...

Robots Get Uncannily Realistic, but Why?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Robots Get Uncannily Realistic, but Why?

Perhaps to engage, sell, enforce or to just prove it can be done.  Replace humans?  Mimic humans?  Put them in situations where humans should be present, but are...

Remarkable Accessibility and Assistant tech
From The Eponymous Pickle

Remarkable Accessibility and Assistant tech

Remarkable assisting technology is surveyed in DigitalTrends:From translating hearing aids to sign-language gloves, amazing assistive techThink that assistive technology...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

Power Circuits

Not anything to do with electrical engineering Alexei Miasnikov, Alexander Ushakov, and Dong Wook Won are the authors of a brilliant paper, “Power Circuits, Exponential...

Oracle Outsources GraphPipe
From The Eponymous Pickle

Oracle Outsources GraphPipe

Had not heard of this kind of work out of Oracle.   By its description of value to improved process.  Following up and will report on this.Oracle Open-Sources Graphpipe...

Programming FUNdamentals Books
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Programming FUNdamentals Books

Most programming textbooks just are not what I am looking for. They are too long. They are too dull. And they are written for teachers to use not for students to...

RPA and Test Automation
From The Eponymous Pickle

RPA and Test Automation

Been intrigued by uses of RPA (Robotic Process Automation)  Here from the Gartner Blog, perhaps an obvious one, Test automation.  A brief post follows, but sets...

Video: Exploring the Universe with Blue Waters
From insideHPC

Video: Exploring the Universe with Blue Waters

Brian O'Shea from Michigan State University gave this talk at the Blue Waters Summit. "Astronomy, astrophysics, and space sciences are fields that are inundated...

Job of the Week: Research Scientist at Intel
From insideHPC

Job of the Week: Research Scientist at Intel

Intel is seeking a Research Scientist for their Extreme Scale Computing team in Oregon in our Job of the Week. "In this position, you will be responsible for conceiving...

What Microsoft is Doing About Quantum Computing
From The Eponymous Pickle

What Microsoft is Doing About Quantum Computing

How do we train programmers to use non intuitive methods?  Beyond Scifi.With Q#, Microsoft is throwing programmers the keys to quantum  in DigitalTrendsComputers...

Bixby's Intelligence
From The Eponymous Pickle

Bixby's Intelligence

Been following the assistant Bixby for some time, its being touted for some major appliances, but have not tested it there.  Some friends have it on their phones...

Eight Hardest Startup Problems
From The Eponymous Pickle

Eight Hardest Startup Problems

Interesting thoughts.MIT's Mind-Blowing Solutions to the 9 Hardest Startup ProblemsDeciding how big you want the company to be and change its strategy, organization...

Friday Squid Blogging: Firefly Squid Museum
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Firefly Squid Museum

The Hotaruika Museum is a museum devoted to firefly squid in Toyama, Japan. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the...

2018-2019 Celebrations
From ACM-W supporting, celebrating and advocating for Women in Computing

2018-2019 Celebrations

View the list of ACM-W celebrations of 2018-2019. Conference Area Date Languages RusCWiC Russia September, 2018 Russian womENcourage Belgrade, Serbia October 3...

Google to Deliver Assistant with a Screen
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google to Deliver Assistant with a Screen

Google is bringing forward a speaker with a display capability to compete with Echo Show.    Google has the advantage of having the huge content supply called Youtube...

Democratizing Data Access
From The Eponymous Pickle

Democratizing Data Access

Note enough is done to link such data with your own, in particular as metadata to support, clarify and validate decisions.  Why not?  Often because the data's existence...
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