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From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

A Proof Of The Halting Theorem

Toward teaching computability and complexity simultaneously Computing Large Numbers source Wilhelm Ackermann was a mathematician best known for work in constructive...

Designing Social Interactions in a Teachable Agent
From The Eponymous Pickle

Designing Social Interactions in a Teachable Agent

This a reminder about our Cognitive Systems Institute Group Speaker Series this week, Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 10:30 am ET US (9:30am CT, 7:30 am PT).  Our...

Crowdsourcing Science with Foldit
From The Eponymous Pickle

Crowdsourcing Science with Foldit

I recall reading about this some time ago, and wondering about the value of such methods.  Our own R&D groups had looked at solving related problems.  Here is an...

DDN Releases EXAScaler 3.0 Lustre Solution
From insideHPC

DDN Releases EXAScaler 3.0 Lustre Solution

"EXAScaler 3.0 raises the bar for Lustre performance and management, said Laura Shepard, senior director of products and vertical markets, DDN. As the worlds most...

The rise of dark circuits
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

The rise of dark circuits

The latest iPhone 7 from Apple has more computing peak power than most laptops. Apple pulled this off using a technology called ARM big.LITTLE where half of the...

Putting HPC into the Hands of Every Engineer and Scientist
From insideHPC

Putting HPC into the Hands of Every Engineer and Scientist

In this special guest feature from Scientific Computing World, Wolfgang Gentzsch explains the role of HPC container technology in providing ubiquitous access to...

D-Wave Quantum Offers 1000X Speedup for Machine Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

D-Wave Quantum Offers 1000X Speedup for Machine Learning

I Have been following D-Wave Quantum Computing for some time.  And yes, if this plays out, it may well revolutionize aspects of machine learning.   D-Wave has been...

Digital Defining the Shopping Experience
From The Eponymous Pickle

Digital Defining the Shopping Experience

Discussion of interest regarding a Deloitte study.  In RetailWire:Is digital defining the shopping experience?   by Tom RyanAccording to a new Deloitte study, digital...

Adept Releases Open-Source Energy Measurement Tools for Parallel Hardware
From insideHPC

Adept Releases Open-Source Energy Measurement Tools for Parallel Hardware

Today, the European Adept Project wrapped up by releasing a set of open-source energy measurement tools. This is a significant step forward in understanding where...

Sociotechnical Cybersecurity Call for White Papers
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Sociotechnical Cybersecurity Call for White Papers

The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) will be sponsoring a visioning activityonSociotechnical Cybersecurity. As a part of this effort, the workshop organizing...

Quantum Names Molly Rector VP of Marketing
From insideHPC

Quantum Names Molly Rector VP of Marketing

Today Quantum announced that Molly Rector has joined the company as vice president, marketing. Rector brings more than 15 years of enterprise storage experience...

Penguin Computing Rolls Out Magna 1015 OpenPOWER Servers
From insideHPC

Penguin Computing Rolls Out Magna 1015 OpenPOWER Servers

Based on the Barreleye platform design pioneered by Rackspace and promoted by the OpenPOWER Foundation and the Open Compute Project (OCP) Foundation, Penguin Magna...

Nielsen and Programmatic Advertising
From The Eponymous Pickle

Nielsen and Programmatic Advertising

Interesting collaboration of players in advertising, retail, measurement and loyalty systems.Nielsen Partners with I2C on Porgrammatic VentureUK Nielsen is collaborating...

Clark.AI for Taking Call Notes
From The Eponymous Pickle

Clark.AI for Taking Call Notes

An interesting,  relatively focused example,  of an AI assistant capability.    Once a few of these take off, people will expect this kind of assistance.    Have...

Myths About an AI Future
From The Eponymous Pickle

Myths About an AI Future

Brought to my attention. Its Going to Kill Us! and Other Myths About the Futureof Artificial Intelligence by Robert D Atkinson.  Information Technology and Innovation...

Job Posting: Senior HPC Linux Systems Administrator
From insideHPC

Job Posting: Senior HPC Linux Systems Administrator

Southern Methodist University is seeking a Senior Linux System Administrator for High Performance Computing (HPC) to build, maintain, operate and manage HPC systems...

Periscope ATM Skimmers
From Schneier on Security

Periscope ATM Skimmers

"Periscope skimmers" are the most sophisticated kind of ATM skimmers. They are entirely inside the ATM, meaning they're impossible to notice. They're been found...

Interesting Links 19 September 2016
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Interesting Links 19 September 2016

The big news last week was the launch of the CSforAll Consortium  with over 180 members committed to K12 CS Education. That was not all I picked up last week though...

Debating the Rules of Brainstorming
From The Eponymous Pickle

Debating the Rules of Brainstorming

In Fastcompany:  Still a debate.  The key may be to just do it at all with as many participants as possible.

Assertiveness
From The Eponymous Pickle

Assertiveness

I like this series, which also links to related research.    This Is How To Be More Assertive: 3 Powerful Secrets From Research.  In particular in this edition:...
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