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Robot Hair Untangling
From The Eponymous Pickle

Robot Hair Untangling

This got some rare general press, since it deals with a real concern/chore in the home.  And I do have a general 'hair care' link below from my Consumer package...

Neural Nets Used to Rethink Material Design
From The Eponymous Pickle

Neural Nets Used to Rethink Material Design

Somewhat different approach, training from equations.  Closer to the efforts we used during the early uses of neural nets.  Combining learning methods and existing...

Wal-Mart All-in on Telehealth
From The Eponymous Pickle

Wal-Mart All-in on Telehealth

Wal-Mart wants to do Telemedicine.Walmart is going all in on 24/7/365 telehealthBy George Anderson n RetailwireWalmart announced yesterday that it has acquiredThe...

Winter Classic Student Cluster Invitational – Winners of Rich Brueckner Scholarships to Be Named Today
From insideHPC

Winter Classic Student Cluster Invitational – Winners of Rich Brueckner Scholarships to Be Named Today

By Dan Olds Today, Friday May 7, is the 2021 Winter Classic gala awards ceremony, from 4 – 5 pm Pacific Time on a Zoom webinar. Here’s the link. We reveal the winning...

SoftIron Announces HyperDrive Performance+ NVMe-based Software-Defined Storage for the Edge
From insideHPC

SoftIron Announces HyperDrive Performance+ NVMe-based Software-Defined Storage for the Edge

London – SoftIron Ltd., a data center solutions company, has announced their newest Ceph-optimized, software-defined storage appliance family, HyperDrive Performance...

VAST Data: $83M in Series D Funding
From insideHPC

VAST Data: $83M in Series D Funding

New York – May 4, 2021 – VAST Data, the storage software company, today announced $83 million in Series D funding, led by Tiger Global Management, at a post-money...

Serverless Computing as the Next Phase of Cloud
From The Eponymous Pickle

Serverless Computing as the Next Phase of Cloud

What's next?  What Serverless Computing Is and Should Become: The Next Phase of Cloud ComputingBy Johann Schleier-Smith, Vikram Sreekanti, Anurag Khandelwal, Joao...

Teaching Cybersecurity to Children
From Schneier on Security

Teaching Cybersecurity to Children

A new draft of an Australian educational curriculum proposes teaching children as young as five cybersecurity: The proposed curriculum aims to teach five-year-old...

Speeding New COVID Treatments
From The Eponymous Pickle

Speeding New COVID Treatments

Speeding/Improving COVID Treatment with machine learningSpeeding New COVID Treatments with Computational ToolUniversity of New Mexico, Michael Haederle, May 3,Scientists...

Google Assistant Now Broadcasts to Phones
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google Assistant Now Broadcasts to Phones

 I have been using the similar broadcast by Alexa for some time. Our family is now small, so not needed as much, but still good to have to get to every corner of...

DOE: $10M for Quantum Information Science and Nuclear Physics Research
From insideHPC

DOE: $10M for Quantum Information Science and Nuclear Physics Research

May 6, 2021 — Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $10 million for interdisciplinary research in Quantum Information Science (QIS) and nuclear physics...

Comments on Ransomware Task Force
From The Eponymous Pickle

Comments on Ransomware Task Force

Some useful comments on the recent announcements about the Ransomware Task force.  Essentially saying good idea, but criticizing its lack of serious global participation...

Alexa Provides Show Mode for Lenovo
From The Eponymous Pickle

Alexa Provides Show Mode for Lenovo

 Nice idea to provide echo 'show' mode on a laptop.   Work well in a kitchen say for displaying recipes and pix.  Or show people at the front door or on camera....

O'Reilly Looks at Trends
From The Eponymous Pickle

O'Reilly Looks at Trends

Short excerpt below from the O'Reilly  Trends FeatureO'Reilly home Trends.    Do subscribe below at the link, nice overview of what going on. By Mike Loukide, Learn...

2 Seconds of Hair Growth: IBM Claims World’s First 2 Nanometer Chip Technology
From insideHPC

2 Seconds of Hair Growth: IBM Claims World’s First 2 Nanometer Chip Technology

IBM today unveiled what it said is with the development of the first chip announced with 2 nanometer (nm) nanosheet technology. Though still more than two years...

From Computational Complexity

Negotiations

So you got an offer to be an assistant professor in the computer science department at Prestigious U. Congratulations! Time to negotiate your offer with the chair...

Brytlyt’s Accelerated Analytics – powered by GPU
From insideHPC

Brytlyt’s Accelerated Analytics – powered by GPU

This featured whitepaper, "Brytlyt's Accelerated Analytics - powered by GPU - Why today’s data-driven businesses need GPU acceleration," discusses the analytics...

Bioactive Paper for Food Packaging
From The Eponymous Pickle

Bioactive Paper for Food Packaging

for Reducing plastic wasteBioactive paper coatings to replace plastic for packaging foodsPress Release:  Research News / May 03, 2021The amount of plastic waste...

P&G Launches iLab 2021
From The Eponymous Pickle

P&G Launches iLab 2021

Procter continues to work innovation:PR NEWSWIRE: P&G launches iLab 2021 in partnership with the Singapore EDB to strengthen Singapore's innovation ecosystemP&G...
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