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Semantifying the Use of Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Semantifying the Use of Data

Was recently involved in a project  thinking about how semantics can be a good way to make the best use of your data.  Make real sense of data and how it is related...

Predicting Bots Everywhere
From The Eponymous Pickle

Predicting Bots Everywhere

The CEO of Automation Anywhere on How Robotic Process and Automation will Transform the Workplace  by Jacob MorganWhat is in this episode and what you should care...

Tactile Intelligence
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tactile Intelligence

 Intelligence requires sensors,  so the sense of touch needs to be refined for robots to have complete intelligence.  Good piece on developments in this area Why...

Cavium Rolls Out ThunderX Servers with GIGABYTE Technology
From insideHPC

Cavium Rolls Out ThunderX Servers with GIGABYTE Technology

Today GIGABYTE Technology and Cavium announced a new set of servers built on the industry-leading ThunderX family of workload-optimized ARM server SoCs. According...

Facebook films Muncie Animal Shelter's 'Pokemon Go' walks
From Phys.org Technology News

Facebook films Muncie Animal Shelter's 'Pokemon Go' walks

The director of an Indiana animal shelter says Facebook has hired a production company to shoot video about its effort to encourage "Pokemon Go" players to walk...

CCC Computing Research Symposium- Learning Health Systems and Successful Aging
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

CCC Computing Research Symposium- Learning Health Systems and Successful Aging

The following is a guest blog by Beth Mynatt, Computing Community Consortium (CCC) Chair, Professor and Director of Georgia Tech’s Institute for People and Technology...

How to Be a Leader, Shopify Style
From The Female Perspective of Computer Science

How to Be a Leader, Shopify Style

Self-actualization, that thing at the top of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs: “what a person's full potential is and the realization of that potential.” Shopify cares...

Spectra BlackPearl Offers Direct Archive to AWS
From insideHPC

Spectra BlackPearl Offers Direct Archive to AWS

Private cloud storage enabled by BlackPearl provides the best option for balancing performance and cost; however, some customer workflows benefit greatly from incorporating...

Intel® Xeon Phi™ Processor—Highly Parallel Computing Engine for HPC
From insideHPC

Intel® Xeon Phi™ Processor—Highly Parallel Computing Engine for HPC

For decades, Intel has been enabling insight and discovery through its technologies and contributions to parallel computing and High Performance Computing (HPC)...

Interview: Peter Bauer from ECMWF at PASC16
From insideHPC

Interview: Peter Bauer from ECMWF at PASC16

In this video from PASC16, Peter Bauer from ECMWF shares his perspectives on the conference and his work with high performance computing for weather forecasting...

SC16 Exhibits Already Breaking Records
From insideHPC

SC16 Exhibits Already Breaking Records

While SC16 isn't until November, the conference is already gaining momentum. There is already a record 188 organizations signed up to exhibit on the industry floor...

Call for Proposals: Aurora Early Science Program at Argonne
From insideHPC

Call for Proposals: Aurora Early Science Program at Argonne

The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) is now accepting proposals for its Aurora Early Science Program (ESP) through September 2, 2016. The program will...

Nest Camera with AI
From The Eponymous Pickle

Nest Camera with AI

In CWorld:  Nest camera detects people in its images.  Continue to see more examples of the use of AI pattern matching methods in consumer systems, like face recognition...

Microsoft Dynamics
From The Eponymous Pickle

Microsoft Dynamics

Brought to my attention for examination and review.   Microsoft Dynamics is an  amalgam of Microsoft's CRM and ERP offerings.  How will this ultimately be integrated...

Stealing Money from ISPs Through Premium Rate Calls
From Schneier on Security

Stealing Money from ISPs Through Premium Rate Calls

I think the best hacks are the ones that are obvious once they're explained, but no one has thought of them before. Here's an example: Instagram ($2000), Google...

On Useful Intelligence Augmentation
From The Eponymous Pickle

On Useful Intelligence Augmentation

A talk with Pattie Maes about Intelligence augmentation, a favorite topic,  We had been members of the Media lab years ago, and had been intrigued by her practical...

Another in Aisle Scanning Test
From The Eponymous Pickle

Another in Aisle Scanning Test

RetailWire contains a good piece on in aisle checkout, covering many of the impediments to its implementation. A long time retail tech subject here.   Tested it...

Best In Class HPC Cloud Solutions
From insideHPC

Best In Class HPC Cloud Solutions

Cloud computing is growing and replacing many data centers for High Performance Computing (HPC) applications. However, the movement towards using a cloud infrastructure...

New training videos leverage ESnet's expertise to improve network performance around the world
From Phys.org Technology News

New training videos leverage ESnet's expertise to improve network performance around the world

The Department of Energy's Energy Sciences Network, or ESnet, and the Network Startup Resource Center (NSRC) at the University of Oregon are teaming up to create...

Radio Free HPC Looks at What Chip Architectures Need to Succeed
From insideHPC

Radio Free HPC Looks at What Chip Architectures Need to Succeed

In this podcast, the Radio Free HPC team welcomes Shahin Khan from OrionX to a discussion on chip architectures for HPC. "More and more new alternative architectures...
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