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Internet Intelligence Map Shows Live Attacks
From The Eponymous Pickle

Internet Intelligence Map Shows Live Attacks

Interesting visual, to what degree can it be used to plan for and address possible attacks?Oracle’s Internet Intelligence Map presents a real-time view of online...

MIT on EOS Blockchain
From The Eponymous Pickle

MIT on EOS Blockchain

MIT Technology Review now has an excellent newsletter that touches on many emergent technology topics, most recently the topic was a blockchain called EOS , more...

From Computational Complexity

Hoteling

Thanks to Grigory Yaroslavtsev for taking over the Theory Jobs Spreadsheet. Details on Grigory's blog. Check out who is going where next year. My office...

Amazon Ships DeepLens
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Ships DeepLens

This intrigues me.  A means to get data for prototype vision-centric machine learning.   A way to generate test data that will be needed.  The article includesAmazon...

Query Understanding and Chatbots
From The Noisy Channel

Query Understanding and Chatbots

In this series, I’ve focused on the context of traditional search applications, which are the main beneficiaries of better query understanding. But given the rapid...

Who Builds Big Recommendation Engines
From The Eponymous Pickle

Who Builds Big Recommendation Engines

Breadth and particular participants were surprising.   How these operate essentially acts as the 'algorithm' for suggestion based upon data.   How well they work...

Video: AMD HPC Update
From insideHPC

Video: AMD HPC Update

Jay Owen from AMD gave this talk at the HPC User Forum in Tucson. "With the introduction of new EPYC processor based servers with Radeon Instinct GPU accelerators...

NEC starts HPC sales operations in the UK
From insideHPC

NEC starts HPC sales operations in the UK

Today NEC announced that NEC Deutschland GmbH is starting High Performance Computing sales operations in the United Kingdom. This business expansion in the UK,NEC...

NVIDIA Opens AI Research Lab in Toronto
From insideHPC

NVIDIA Opens AI Research Lab in Toronto

Over at the NVIDIA Blog, Gavriel State writes that the company has opened a new AI Research Lab in Toronto. The AI Research Lab will be led by computer scientist...

Intel Stratix FPGAs Power Innovation for the Dell HPC Community
From insideHPC

Intel Stratix FPGAs Power Innovation for the Dell HPC Community

In this video from the Dell EMC HPC Community Meeting, Chris Branch from Intel describes how FPGAs deliver speed and efficiency for technical computing. The two...

Why Demand for In-Memory Computing Platforms Keeps Growing
From insideHPC

Why Demand for In-Memory Computing Platforms Keeps Growing

The demand for in-memory computing (IMC) and new IMC platforms continues to grow. What's pushing this growth as new products like the GridGain in-memory computing...

Microsoft Trying Cashierless
From The Eponymous Pickle

Microsoft Trying Cashierless

Another company trying the space,  Will it be a common thing very soon?  I recall seeing an example at Microsoft's retail innovation space,  but did not know they...

Thomas Dullien on Complexity and Security
From Schneier on Security

Thomas Dullien on Complexity and Security

For many years, I have said that complexity is the worst enemy of security. At CyCon earlier this month, Thomas Dullien gave an excellent talk on the subject with...

Complexity of Taste Expertise
From The Eponymous Pickle

Complexity of Taste Expertise

Learned the complexity of this in the favor space for roasted coffee.  Some people just cannot do it.  How do you make machines do it?Learning to Become a Taste...

Quick Statistics for Anyone
From The Eponymous Pickle

Quick Statistics for Anyone

Nicely done!   A first job in the enterprise was informing decision makers about hard topics like statistics and analytics.   This would have been useful.  ItsStatistics...

High Performance Codes
From The Eponymous Pickle

High Performance Codes

As the volume and complexity increase, and as we try to improve more complex processes we need more high performance computing (HPC).  Its a complex thing to build...

Amazon Automates with Algorithms
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Automates with Algorithms

Most companies that have gone deeply digital have or are starting to automate some of these processes, especially in areas like supply chain and other operations...

Congratulations to our Best Facebook Post Winner!
From ACM-W supporting, celebrating and advocating for Women in Computing

Congratulations to our Best Facebook Post Winner!

We are happy to announce the winner of our best Facebook post contest is the ACM-W Chapter at the University of Central Florida. This chapter designed a team-building...

Congratulations to our Best Officer Winner!
From ACM-W supporting, celebrating and advocating for Women in Computing

Congratulations to our Best Officer Winner!

Congratulations to Sukriti Paul from Manipal University, Manipal, India, for winning our best officer contest for 2018!

Tableau Acquires AI for Data Understanding
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tableau Acquires AI for Data Understanding

Makes sense to integrate visualization with analytical methods and AI methods.  Visualization is a form of human understanding,  AI augments these human methods...
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