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Hacking Phone Pins with Sensor Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Hacking Phone Pins with Sensor Data

Disturbing Situation ... You have to think about what data is being gathered by sensors, and if that new data can be used to predict other data ... and beyond. ...

Dimensions of Digital Trust
From The Eponymous Pickle

Dimensions of Digital Trust

Fascinating take.  A little skeptical about the approach to gathering this detailed information.  Why just 4 dimensions?   Worth the read.The 4 Dimensions of Digital...

Supercomputing Graphene Applications in Nanoscale Electronics
From insideHPC

Supercomputing Graphene Applications in Nanoscale Electronics

Researchers at North Carolina State University are using the Blue Waters Supercomputer to explore graphene’s applications, including its use in nanoscale electronics...

Agenda Posted: OpenPOWER 2018 Summit in Las Vegas
From insideHPC

Agenda Posted: OpenPOWER 2018 Summit in Las Vegas

The OpenPOWER Summit has posted its speaker agenda. Held in conjunction with IBM Think 2018, the event takes place March 19 in Las Vegas. "The OpenPOWER Foundation...

Video: Computing Challenges at the Large Hadron Collider
From insideHPC

Video: Computing Challenges at the Large Hadron Collider

CERN's Maria Girona gave this talk at the HiPEAC 2018 conference in Manchester. "The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is one of the largest and most complicated scientific...

Radio Free HPC Looks at Diverging Chip Architectures in the Wake of Spectre and Meltdown
From insideHPC

Radio Free HPC Looks at Diverging Chip Architectures in the Wake of Spectre and Meltdown

In this podcast, the Radio Free HPC team looks at the tradeoff between chip performance and security. In the aftermath of the recently disclosed Spectre and Meltdown...

Drop Ship Stress Panel
From The Eponymous Pickle

Drop Ship Stress Panel

Does Drop Ship Put too Much Stress on the Supply Chain?Dan Gilmore in Retailwire.Through a special arrangement, presented here for discussion is a summary of aA...

From Computational Complexity

The web bad/People using it bad.

I was going to write a post about how hard it was to find what grades mean at different schools (e.g., at UMCP W (for withdraw) means the student dropped the course...

HACC: Fitting the Universe inside a Supercomputer
From insideHPC

HACC: Fitting the Universe inside a Supercomputer

Nicholas Frontiere from the University of Chicago gave this talk at the DOE CSGF Program Review meeting. "In response to the plethora of data from current andHACC...

Job of the Week: HPC Systems Engineer at Washington State University
From insideHPC

Job of the Week: HPC Systems Engineer at Washington State University

The Center for Institutional Research Computing at Washington State University is seeking a High-Performance Computing Systems Engineer in our Job of the Week.Job...

Electronic Skins as Health Sensors
From The Eponymous Pickle

Electronic Skins as Health Sensors

More novel health sensors.Electronic skin can display a heartbeat on your hand You'd know someone's health just by looking at them.By Jon Fingas, @jonfingas in ...

Marketing and AI
From The Eponymous Pickle

Marketing and AI

Artificial Intelligence Interview with ESOMAR  (the WORLD Association for Social, Opinion and Market Research)    By Tom H. C. Anderson  .... What Market Researchers...

Security Risks for Alexa in Business
From The Eponymous Pickle

Security Risks for Alexa in Business

Some good points made for the business use of assistants and other attentive systems.  Methods like voice recognition, biometrics  and validation methods will have...

Gillette
From The Eponymous Pickle

Gillette

Gillette: Fat, Happy and Vulnerable in Its Own FiefdomBy Bob Herbold on his blog .... A recent article in Fortune magazine discussed the massive loss of marketHow...

Cortana Gets IFTTT
From The Eponymous Pickle

Cortana Gets IFTTT

Was wondering why this was taking so long.  Crucial not only because it links in data that can be used, but also shows some of the possibilities for future connections...

Video: Deep Reinforcement Learning and Systems Infrastructure at DeepMind
From insideHPC

Video: Deep Reinforcement Learning and Systems Infrastructure at DeepMind

In this video from HiPEAC 2018 in Manchester, Dan Belov from DeepMind describe the company's machine learning technology and some of the challenges ahead. "DeepMind...

Adaptive Computing rolls out Moab HPC Suite 9.1.2
From insideHPC

Adaptive Computing rolls out Moab HPC Suite 9.1.2

Today Adaptive Computing announced the release of Moab 9.1.2, an update which has undergone thousands of quality tests and includes scores of customer-requested...

Simple Example of TensorFlow
From The Eponymous Pickle

Simple Example of TensorFlow

A good, detailed example of using TensorFlow for one of the most well known analytics techniques.  Instructive.Linear Regression in Tensorflow  by Aaqib SaeedPredicting...

Drones in Uncertain Environments
From The Eponymous Pickle

Drones in Uncertain Environments

Long been a student of uncertainty.A little Uncertainty can help Drones dodge Obstacles at High Speeds, says MIT  By James Vincent    @jjvincent in TheVergeForWith...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

A Coup(e) of Duchamp

From “readymade” works to surreal hash table wildness in chess programs fooled by him Toutfait.com source Marcel Duchamp was a leading French chess player whose...
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