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Advances in Splitting Water into Hydrogen/Oxygen efficiently
From The Eponymous Pickle

Advances in Splitting Water into Hydrogen/Oxygen efficiently

This could be a very big deal, considerable details at the link.  Had a job in a chem lab long ago that looked at this problem. Researchers develop a solar tech...

MemVerge Says Memory Machine Offers Big Memory That’s DRAM-Fast and Highly Available
From insideHPC

MemVerge Says Memory Machine Offers Big Memory That’s DRAM-Fast and Highly Available

Big Memory software specialist MemVerge today announced GA of Memory Machine software that, used with Intel Optane persistent memory, “fundamentally changes in-memory...

Security Risk Analytics from IBM
From The Eponymous Pickle

Security Risk Analytics from IBM

Rarely carefully done in the enterprise, glad to see IBM doing this.   Historically we worked with IBM on large scale problems, and don't remember them bringing...

NCMAS 2021 Call for Australia Supercomputer Access Open Until Oct. 26
From insideHPC

NCMAS 2021 Call for Australia Supercomputer Access Open Until Oct. 26

The call for time on Australia’s largest supercomputers opens today and will remain open until 26 October 2020. The National Computational Merit Allocation Scheme...

Granulate Says gCenter Panel Platform Boosts Server Power, Cuts Costs
From insideHPC

Granulate Says gCenter Panel Platform Boosts Server Power, Cuts Costs

Tel Aviv, Israel – Sept. 23, 2020 – Today, Granulate announced for the first time the general availability of what the company said is a real-time continuous optimization...

Mimicking the Sense of Touch
From The Eponymous Pickle

Mimicking the Sense of Touch

We examined how consumers interacted with product in retail.Glove-Like Device Mimics Sense of Touch  University of New South Wales Sydney Newsroom,   Caroline Tang...

Research Teaches AI How People Move with Internet Videos
From The Eponymous Pickle

Research Teaches AI How People Move with Internet Videos

New ideas continuing to emerge.   Here in how video can be enhanced, utilized. Research Teaches AI How People Move with Internet VideosThe Michigan Engineer News...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

Puzzle Reviews by a Puzzle Writer

Not puzzling reviews Princeton University Press page Jason Rosenhouse is professor in the Department of Mathematics at James Madison University. His research focuses...

Quantum: UChicago Researchers Show Qubits Retaining Information for Hours or Longer — ‘An Eternity’
From insideHPC

Quantum: UChicago Researchers Show Qubits Retaining Information for Hours or Longer — ‘An Eternity’

Touting major potential implications for quantum computing, researchers at the University of Chicago have released a study in which they demonstrated control of...

Documented Death from a Ransomware Attack
From Schneier on Security

Documented Death from a Ransomware Attack

A Dusseldorf woman died when a ransomware attack against a hospital forced her to be taken to a different hospital in another city. I think this is the first documented...

Microsoft Licenses OpenAI’s GPT-3 Language Model
From The Eponymous Pickle

Microsoft Licenses OpenAI’s GPT-3 Language Model

Exclusively.  Now this is very good and somewhat unexpected.   Thinking of ways it might be used within the context of work needs in Teams.    Say for example constructing...

More on Endpoint Security
From The Eponymous Pickle

More on Endpoint Security

More on this topic by Cisco, see the other parts of this pointed to. Note its particular relevance for remote work.Why Endpoint Security Matters in Protecting Remote...

Future of Work by Microsoft Teams
From The Eponymous Pickle

Future of Work by Microsoft Teams

Nice to see Microsoft Teams expanding their capabilities.   Have now used Teams now many times, like it. Now lets see more assistance built in.Microsoft aims to...

Europeans Would Consider Augmentation
From The Eponymous Pickle

Europeans Would Consider Augmentation

Depends on what you mean by augmentation,   we already pay for lots of it already.   Health vs intelligence, vs requested assistance?    Inevitable if properlyMajority...

A General-Audience Talk: How Computing May Change Our World
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

A General-Audience Talk: How Computing May Change Our World

While the Computing Research Association’s Computing Community Consortium (CCC) works to catalyze the computing community for the public good, we have rarely prepare...

Graphcore Launches Global Partner Program
From insideHPC

Graphcore Launches Global Partner Program

BRISTOL, England, Sept. 22, 2020 — Graphcore has announced the launch of its Elite Partner Program, a global network of channel partners helping to fulfil customer...

When Bots Negotiate,  Will Human's Deceive?
From The Eponymous Pickle

When Bots Negotiate, Will Human's Deceive?

Interesting piece that approaches the meaning of 'cooperation'.    When bots do the negotiating, humans more likely to engage in deceptive techniques  by University...

On Executive Order 12333
From Schneier on Security

On Executive Order 12333

Mark Jaycox has written a long article on the US Executive Order 12333: “No Oversight, No Limits, No Worries: A Primer on Presidential Spying and Executive Order...

Iranian Government Hacking Android
From Schneier on Security

Iranian Government Hacking Android

The New York Times wrote about a still-unreleased report from Chckpoint and the Miaan Group: The reports, which were reviewed by The New York Times in advance of...

Google Does Fact Checking of Images
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google Does Fact Checking of Images

Hmm ... 'more likely to know?   I like the idea.  And who will get the benefit of likelihood?   Any changes in the pictures having been made?   Ones that make them...
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