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Young Researchers: Apply for Seventh Heidelberg Laureate Forum, September 22-27, 2019
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Young Researchers: Apply for Seventh Heidelberg Laureate Forum, September 22-27, 2019

Who wants to spend a week in beautiful Heidelberg Germany surrounded by the recipients of the ACM A.M. Turing Award and the ACM Prize in Computing? I do! In September...

State of US Autonomous Trucking
From The Eponymous Pickle

State of US Autonomous Trucking

From McKinsey.     Have now seen two tests of the concept.  Impressive results. Yet regulation has not caught up. Distraction or disruption? Autonomous trucks gain...

Goal Setting, Nudges and Machine Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Goal Setting, Nudges and Machine Learning

Interesting study-based results.   Now should the same approach be used for training and goal setting of machine learning?   Not just the ML of current systems,...

Deep Learning vs Reinforcement Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Deep Learning vs Reinforcement Learning

Short excerpt, worth reading the whole thing.  But instructive as it is:Artificial Intelligence: What's The Difference Between Deep Learning And Reinforcement Learning...

AI Booming,  Accelerating
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Booming, Accelerating

TheVerge reports and comments on the boom.  No indication of a winter here.  Notable also is the broad world-wide boom, in the past expansion it was US, Japan and...

Time-Lapse Video: Building the Pitzer Cluster at the Ohio Supercomputing Center
From insideHPC

Time-Lapse Video: Building the Pitzer Cluster at the Ohio Supercomputing Center

In this video, Dell EMC specialists and CoolIT technicians build the Ohio Supercomputing Center's newest, most efficient supercomputer system, the Pitzer Cluster...

How Lenovo is Helping Build Ai Solutions to Solve the World’s Toughest Challenges
From insideHPC

How Lenovo is Helping Build Ai Solutions to Solve the World’s Toughest Challenges

In this video from SC18 in Dallas, Madhu Matta from Lenovo describes how the company is driving HPC & Ai technologies for Science, Research, and Enterprises across...

Video: Lenovo Leads the TOP500 with Innovative HPC Cooling Technologies
From insideHPC

Video: Lenovo Leads the TOP500 with Innovative HPC Cooling Technologies

In this video from SC18 in Dallas, Scott Tease from Lenovo describes how the company is leading the TOP500 with innovative HPC cooling technologies. "At #8 on the...

New Australian Backdoor Law
From Schneier on Security

New Australian Backdoor Law

Last week, Australia passed a law https://www.bbc.com/news/world-australia-46463029">giving the government the ability to demand backdoors in computers and communications...

Smt. Vasundhara Raje, Hon`ble Chief Minister of Rajasthan was felicitated as “Universal Acceptance Thought Leader”
From Universal Acceptance Steering Group

Smt. Vasundhara Raje, Hon`ble Chief Minister of Rajasthan was felicitated as “Universal Acceptance Thought Leader”

Today Smt. Vasundhara raje, Hon`ble Chief Minister of Rajasthan was felicitated as “Universal Acceptance Thought Leader” by UASG. This award was for Raj Mail project...

Universal Acceptance Steering Group (UASG) by ICANN
From Universal Acceptance Steering Group

Universal Acceptance Steering Group (UASG) by ICANN

So, what is Universal Acceptance ? It is the state where all valid domain names and email addresses are accepted, validated, stored, processed and displayed correctly...

Predictions Cheaper, Faster, with Risk
From The Eponymous Pickle

Predictions Cheaper, Faster, with Risk

In Strategy+Business.  Provocative thoughts of what AI is.  It is a prediction.  But also the prediction of a number of other (meta) things:  The future, some solution...

Nominations Sought for New CCC Council Members
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Nominations Sought for New CCC Council Members

The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) is charged with catalyzing and empowering the U.S. computing research community to articulate and advance major research...

Interview: The Importance of Message Passing Interface to Supercomputing
From insideHPC

Interview: The Importance of Message Passing Interface to Supercomputing

In this video, Mike Bernhardt from the Exascale Computing Project catches up with ORNL's David Bernholdt at SC18. They discuss supercomputing the conference, his...

NOAA Report: Effects of Persistent Arctic Warming Continue to Mount
From insideHPC

NOAA Report: Effects of Persistent Arctic Warming Continue to Mount

NOAA is out with their 2018 Arctic Report Card and the news is not good, folks. Issued annually since 2006, the Arctic Report Card is a timely and peer-reviewed...

Python Tricks
From The Eponymous Pickle

Python Tricks

Beginner Python Coding tricks.  Whenever you start a new language, its nice to see lots of relatively simple examples that relate to the kinds of things you might...

Red Hat Steps Up with HPC Software Solutions at SC18
From insideHPC

Red Hat Steps Up with HPC Software Solutions at SC18

In this video from SC18 in Dallas, Yan Fisher and Dan McGuan from Red Hat describe the company's powerful software solutions for HPC and Ai workloads. "All supercomputers...

Newsletters from the HBR, Sloan
From The Eponymous Pickle

Newsletters from the HBR, Sloan

I see that HBR has set up some 15 technology and management topic newsletters.  This is similar to what MIT has done with a number of topics.  These newsletters...

Changing Nature of Retirement
From The Eponymous Pickle

Changing Nature of Retirement

Correspondent Steve King of Small Business Labs on the Changing Nature of Retirement.   Its a topic their blog has covered many times,  especially with relation...

AI Driven Marketing for CPG
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Driven Marketing for CPG

Examples are CPG Food.    We worked on optimization examples of this for years, now the approach is broadening and getting closer to high level decision makers....
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