Want to Win a Chip War? You're Gonna Need a Lot of WaterBy Wired, July 21, 2023The chip industry’s thirst for water springs from the need to keep silicon wafers...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | July 29, 2023 at 09:56 AM
Interesting piece.Google's AI Red Team: the ethical hackers making AI saferJuly 19, 2023, 3 min readToday, we're publishing information on Google’s AI Red Team...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | July 29, 2023 at 09:47 AM
The fictional nation of Zaqistan (in Utah) has a squid on its flag.
As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news that...Bruce Schneier From Schneier on Security | July 28, 2023 at 05:01 PM
When HPC and national security appear in the same sentence, thoughts typically turn towards military, defense and homeland security. While that’s a natural association...staff From insideHPC | July 28, 2023 at 08:35 AM
HSINCHU, Taiwan, R.O.C., July 28, 2023 – TSMC (TWSE: 2330, NYSE: TSM) today held an opening ceremony for its global Research and Development Center in Hsinchu,TSMC...staff From insideHPC | July 28, 2023 at 08:25 AM
Interesting research: “(Ab)using Images and Sounds for Indirect Instruction Injection in Multi-Modal LLMs“:
Abstract: We demonstrate how images and sounds can be...Bruce Schneier From Schneier on Security | July 28, 2023 at 07:06 AM
July 27, 2023 — UT-Battelle, LLC, has appointed Stephen K. Streiffer to be the next director of Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). He currently serves as interim...staff From insideHPC | July 27, 2023 at 05:49 PM
July 27, 2023 — Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $11.7 million in funding for six collaborative projects intended to improve understanding of...staff From insideHPC | July 27, 2023 at 05:40 PM
“Will Support Fundamental R&D That Transforms Ability to Forecast Pandemic-scale Events, Detect Outbreaks Early, and Respond Efficiently.” The COVID-19 pandemic...Maddy Hunter From The Computing Community Consortium Blog | July 27, 2023 at 05:04 PM
ExaWorks is an Exascale Computing Project (ECP)–funded project that provides access to hardened and tested workflow components through a software development kit...staff From insideHPC | July 27, 2023 at 03:45 PM
We sometimes represent binary data using the hexadecimal notation. We use a base-16 representation where the first 10 digits are 0, 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and where...Daniel Lemire From Daniel Lemire's Blog | July 27, 2023 at 12:53 PM
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – July 25, 2023 – Hitachi Vantara, an ifrastructure, data management and digital solutions subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced...staff From insideHPC | July 27, 2023 at 11:57 AM
World of Warcraft players wrote about a fictional game element, “Glorbo,” on a subreddit for the game, trying to entice an AI bot to write an article about it.worked...Bruce Schneier From Schneier on Security | July 27, 2023 at 07:04 AM
BOISE, Idaho, July 26, 2023 — Micron Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: MU) today announced it has begun sampling what the company said is the industry’s first 8-high 24GB...staff From insideHPC | July 26, 2023 at 03:29 PM
Acre, Israel, 26 July 2023 – SolidRun has announced the world’s first rugged system design that combines 8-core AMD Ryzen 7040 series processors with multiple Hailo...staff From insideHPC | July 26, 2023 at 03:15 PM
A twitter question from a young researcher.
Wait, how do paper writing collaborations work with LaTeX that doesn’t use overleaf? You need more than a .Tex file...Lance Fortnow From Computational Complexity | July 26, 2023 at 03:10 PM
July 26, 2023 — The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced $33 million to support 14 clean-energy research projects as part of a program to ensure theDOE...staff From insideHPC | July 26, 2023 at 03:02 PM
Fremont, CA, July 26, 2023 — Exxact Corporation, a provider of high-performance computing (HPC), artificial intelligence (AI) and data center solutions, is nowExxact...staff From insideHPC | July 26, 2023 at 02:53 PM
On August 4th from 1-2:30pm ET, the National Science Foundation (NSF) will hold a webinar answering questions about the NSF National Quantum Virtual Laboratory...Maddy Hunter From The Computing Community Consortium Blog | July 26, 2023 at 10:00 AM
Seems that there is a deliberate backdoor in the twenty-year-old TErrestrial Trunked RAdio (TETRA) standard used by police forces around the world.
The European...Bruce Schneier From Schneier on Security | July 26, 2023 at 07:05 AM