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Samsung Wants AI Features in all of its Devices
From The Eponymous Pickle

Samsung Wants AI Features in all of its Devices

I was was recently shopping for new home appliances, and paid attention to what the major players had in terms of integrated 'smart' capabilities.   I noted that...

How Intel will deliver on the Promise of AI
From insideHPC

How Intel will deliver on the Promise of AI

In this video, Naveen Rao keynotes the Intel AI DevCon event in San Francisco. "One of the important updates we’re discussing today is optimizations to Intel Xeon...

Benchmark Suite for Assessing Machine Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Benchmark Suite for Assessing Machine Learning

Ultimately key to making this work.    Measuring the results, starting with benchmarks.How to Evaluate Machine Learning?  U of Toronto Research Supports LatestU...

Unilever and WPP Collaborate for Disruptive Tech
From The Eponymous Pickle

Unilever and WPP Collaborate for Disruptive Tech

Unilever and WPP Launch Collaboration in SingaporeSINGAPORE – Unilever and WPP have established an in-house collaboration with Unilever Foundry and its start-up...

Authentic Emotional Intelligence
From The Eponymous Pickle

Authentic Emotional Intelligence

Can they be separated?  Can deep learning be yet more precise in making a distinction?   In some early work with MIT Media lab we tried to detect emotion and engagement...

Ahold Delhaize Focusing Digital Efforts
From The Eponymous Pickle

Ahold Delhaize Focusing Digital Efforts

Have been impressed wth AHold efforts over the years, now with a lab for Digital:Ahold Delhaize focuses its digital effortsBy Rachel England, @rachel_england   in...

Supercomputer Simulations help fight Dengue Virus
From insideHPC

Supercomputer Simulations help fight Dengue Virus

Researchers are using supercomputers to combat the Dengue virus and related diseases spread by mosquitos. "Advanced software and the rapid calculation speeds of...

Mark Stickells appointed Director of Pawsey Supercomputing Centre
From insideHPC

Mark Stickells appointed Director of Pawsey Supercomputing Centre

Today the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre announced the appointment of Mark Stickells as the new Director of the Centre. "Mark’s experience with government, industry...

Podcast: Terri Quinn on Hardware and Integration at the Exacale Computing Project
From insideHPC

Podcast: Terri Quinn on Hardware and Integration at the Exacale Computing Project

In this podcast, Terri Quinn from LLNL provides an update on Hardware and Integration (HI) at the Exascale Computing Project. "The US Department of Energy (DOE)...

Prof. Yutong Lu from China will Chair ISC 2019
From insideHPC

Prof. Yutong Lu from China will Chair ISC 2019

Today ISC announced that Prof. Yutong Lu from the National Supercomputing Center in Guangzhou, China will be the ISC 2019 Program Chair. This new appointment begins...

Counterfeit Goods Detector
From The Eponymous Pickle

Counterfeit Goods Detector

We worked on the detection of counterfeit goods for some time, this would have been very useful. Will take a deeper look.IBM built a handheld counterfeit goodsThe...

Walmart Pauses on Scan & Go
From The Eponymous Pickle

Walmart Pauses on Scan & Go

Been following for a while.   Tested many checkout options.  Seems to work better at Sam than Wal-Mart.Walmart drops Scan & Go tech – again      by George Anderson...

Teaching Through Stories
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Teaching Through Stories

This time of year I think a lot about how I teach. There is something about the end of the year and evaluating how much my students have (or have not) learned that...

Supermarket Shoplifting
From Schneier on Security

Supermarket Shoplifting

The rise of self-checkout has caused a corresponding rise in shoplifting....

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

Does 1 Times 1 Equal 2?

A diversion in mathematical consistency Cropped from source Terrence Howard is an actor and singer who has been in a number of films and TV series. He was nominated...

U.S. Department of Energy Request for Information on Machine Learning for Geothermal Energy and the Geosciences
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

U.S. Department of Energy Request for Information on Machine Learning for Geothermal Energy and the Geosciences

The following is a Request for Information (RFI) from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.  The Geothermal Technologies...

Thinking About Virtual Worlds
From The Eponymous Pickle

Thinking About Virtual Worlds

Even a simple mirror can create a virtual world.  I remember when we experimented with data immersion using VR in virtual worlds, it was remarkable to see how hard...

NVIDIA Releases Cuda 9.2 for GPU Code Acceleration
From insideHPC

NVIDIA Releases Cuda 9.2 for GPU Code Acceleration

Today NVIDIA released Cuda 9.2, which includes updates to libraries, a new library for accelerating custom linear-algebra algorithms, and lower kernel launch latency...

Laser Power Insect Robotics
From The Eponymous Pickle

Laser Power Insect Robotics

Having very small flying robots that can be tasked to jobs, alone or in groups,  will change many things.  We examined how tasks and services might be solved by...

Simplified Machine Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Simplified Machine Learning

Simplified and non-technical view:Machine learning: A quick and simple definitionGet a basic overview of machine learning and then go deeper with recommended resources...
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