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Getting Pay for Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Getting Pay for Data

Another project with aim at paying users for their data.  Links to our long term data as an asset view.Andrew Yang Is Pushing Big Tech to Pay Users for DataBy The...

Never Enough Bandwidth: Optical I/O Consortium Formed to Set Interconnect Standards
From insideHPC

Never Enough Bandwidth: Optical I/O Consortium Formed to Set Interconnect Standards

More than 20 companies have joined an industry consortium to establish specifications for multi-wavelength integrated optics – the emerging interconnect technology...

COVID-19 Risks of Flying
From Schneier on Security

COVID-19 Risks of Flying

I fly a lot. Over the past five years, my average speed has been 32 miles an hour. That all changed mid-March. It's been 105 days since I've been on an airplane...

SAP and IBM Announce New Intelligence Offerings
From The Eponymous Pickle

SAP and IBM Announce New Intelligence Offerings

Next steps between SAP and IBM partnership:  Digital Transformation towards the intelligent enterprise.In Cision: PRNewswire  https://www.prnewswire.com/IBM and...

SeRC Turns to oneAPI Multi-Chip Programming Model for Accelerated Research
From insideHPC

SeRC Turns to oneAPI Multi-Chip Programming Model for Accelerated Research

At ISC 2020 Digital, the Swedish e-Science Research Center (SeRC), Stockholm, has announced plans to use Intel’s oneAPI unified programming language by researchers...

Hitchhiking Drones
From The Eponymous Pickle

Hitchhiking Drones

And had mentioned this novel idea as well in a recent post.  Also covered in considerable detail in IEEE Spectrum.  As noted will require some considerable design...

Spot Robotic Dog Now Available
From The Eponymous Pickle

Spot Robotic Dog Now Available

It here, good piece on the rollout in IEEE Spectrum by Evan Ackerman.     Been noting some application plans here over several years.    Expensive, but if it effectively...

A Domain-Specific Supercomputer for Training Deep Neural Networks
From The Eponymous Pickle

A Domain-Specific Supercomputer for Training Deep Neural Networks

Good explanation of the phases of using computing power for these kinds of problems.A Domain-Specific Supercomputer for Training Deep Neural NetworksBy Norman P...

Price of Personal Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Price of Personal Data

Looking for the full report mentioned here, will post when I get a reference.  Back to the our long time looked at question of what the price of private data should...

ISC 2020 Student Cluster Competition: The Winner Is….
From insideHPC

ISC 2020 Student Cluster Competition: The Winner Is….

Students from China’s University of Science and Technology (USTC) won first place in this year’s annual Student Cluster Competition at the ISC 2020 Digital conference...

Is Slow Neuroinformatics Private?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Is Slow Neuroinformatics Private?

I have worked with companies which used machine learning image analysis to determine, for example, if a person was 'of age' in various locations.  To match with...

Empowering Edge Cloud in the 5G & IoT Hyper-Connected Era
From insideHPC

Empowering Edge Cloud in the 5G & IoT Hyper-Connected Era

It is well documented that the amount of data that is being produced on a daily/monthly/yearly basis is growing at astronomical rates. IDC have estimated that by...

Cryptocurrency Pump and Dump Scams
From Schneier on Security

Cryptocurrency Pump and Dump Scams

Really interesting research: "An examination of the cryptocurrency pump and dump ecosystem": Abstract: The surge of interest in cryptocurrencies has been accompanied...

Car as ‘Computing Device’: Mercedes-Benz and Nvidia Team to Build Software-defined Vehicles for 2024
From insideHPC

Car as ‘Computing Device’: Mercedes-Benz and Nvidia Team to Build Software-defined Vehicles for 2024

Nvidia and Mercedes-Benz today said they plan to create an in-vehicle computing system and AI infrastructure for 2024 Mercedes-Benz vehicles equipped with “upgradable...

IBM Research Director on Science and HPCC
From The Eponymous Pickle

IBM Research Director on Science and HPCC

Continued work with high performance computing by IBM.IBM's research director on how tech can push science beyond the pandemicDario Gil, who's been nominated to...

The Hyperion-insideHPC Interviews: Rich Brueckner Talks with Paul Muzio about His Hopes, Concerns for HPC and AI
From insideHPC

The Hyperion-insideHPC Interviews: Rich Brueckner Talks with Paul Muzio about His Hopes, Concerns for HPC and AI

  Industry luminary Paul Muzio, holder of prominent positions in academia and private industry over a multi-decade career in HPC, is bullish on supercomputing –...

Drones Changing Shape
From The Eponymous Pickle

Drones Changing Shape

An example of how defensive activities of Drones are also at play.Research Leads to Army Drones Changing Shape Mid-FlightU.S. ArmyJune 16, 2020Researchers at the...

Segway's Done
From The Eponymous Pickle

Segway's Done

We had a Segway very early in in our future stopping store.  It turned lots of heads in those days.  We taught incoming visitors to drive them.   Were they just...

Uber Crosses the road
From The Eponymous Pickle

Uber Crosses the road

A good example of the complexity of data mining / machine learning data.  Via O'Reilly.Inside Uber ATG’s Data Mining Operation: Identifying Real Road ScenariosSteffon...

Request for Community Feedback on BPCnet.org
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Request for Community Feedback on BPCnet.org

The following is a guest blog from the BPCnet.org Steering Committee.  To the computing community, With this particularly challenging academic year coming to an...
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