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Job of the Week: Visualization Specialist at Pawsey Centre in Australia
From insideHPC

Job of the Week: Visualization Specialist at Pawsey Centre in Australia

The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre in Australia is seeking a Visualization Specialist in our Job of the Week. "As a member of the Data and Visualization team at the...

Hive Robotics
From The Eponymous Pickle

Hive Robotics

Swarming robotics to perform tasks collaboratively is something we examined in warehouse applications.  A different, but structurally similar problem came up recently...

Considerations with Combining AI and Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Considerations with Combining AI and Data

An interesting and lengthy piece in InfoQ on key issues with the construction and delivery of AI solutions. Use of data ontologies are mentioned,  a good idea.-...

AI Protecting Us
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Protecting Us

This reminds me of the many 'maintenance'  type systems we worked with.  Warnings can be very useful.  Then add a recommendation tailored to the situation.  And...

Groups Lie More than Individuals
From The Eponymous Pickle

Groups Lie More than Individuals

In Analytics Magazine:" ... When organizations are exposed for large-scale deceptive or corrupt behavior, often it is not the actions of one or two employees, but...

Friday Squid Blogging: Using Squid Ink to Detect Gum Disease
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Using Squid Ink to Detect Gum Disease

A new dental imagery method, using squid ink, light, and ultrasound. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news that...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

Happy Birthday Ken

It was just Ken’s birthday Kenneth Regan’s birthday was just the other day. I believe I join all in wishing him a wonder unbirthday today. The idea of unbirthday...

Illustrating the Difference Between Bandwidth and Latency
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Illustrating the Difference Between Bandwidth and Latency

Earlier this week my AP CS Principles classes were discussing the difference between latency and bandwidth. My curriculum resource (I’m using the curriculum from...

Small Companies Competing with Watson
From The Eponymous Pickle

Small Companies Competing with Watson

I am part of this ecosystem myself. Certainly the small company cannot  afford a complete installation from IBM.  But IBM has made open capabilities available via...

First lets Replace all the Lawyers
From The Eponymous Pickle

First lets Replace all the Lawyers

From the O-Reilly Newsletter:  (At the link there are lots of links for more detail)DoNotPay steps into the Equifax breachThe Equifax data breach could expose about...

Podcast: Mapping DNA at Near-Atomic Resolution with Cryo-EM
From insideHPC

Podcast: Mapping DNA at Near-Atomic Resolution with Cryo-EM

In this podcast, Berkeley Lab’s Eva Nogales describes how her team is using a new imaging technology that is yielding remarkably detailed 3-D models of complexPodcast...

20 Future HPC Leaders Receive DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship
From insideHPC

20 Future HPC Leaders Receive DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship

Today the Krell Institute announced that new class of 20 future HPC leaders enrolled at U.S. universities this fall with support from the Department of Energy Computational...

SC17 Invited Talk to Explore the History of the TOP500
From insideHPC

SC17 Invited Talk to Explore the History of the TOP500

SC17 continues their series of session previews with a look at an invited talk entitled “The TOP500 List – Past, Present and Future.” Published twice a year, the...

Machine & Deep Learning: Practical Deployments and Best Practices for the Next Two Years
From insideHPC

Machine & Deep Learning: Practical Deployments and Best Practices for the Next Two Years

Arno Kolster from Providentia Worldwide gave this talk at the HPC User Forum in Milwaukee. "Providentia Worldwide is a new venture in technology and solutions consulting...

Marketing Skills for the Amazon Show
From The Eponymous Pickle

Marketing Skills for the Amazon Show

Key will be how new skills integrate with the capabilities of the device, and innovations of marketing, looking forward to see the possibilities.    Lots of video...

Another iPhone Change to Frustrate the Police
From Schneier on Security

Another iPhone Change to Frustrate the Police

I recently wrote about the new ability to disable the Touch ID login on iPhones. This is important because of a weirdness in current US law that protects people's...

Oracle's Adaptive Intelligence for CX
From The Eponymous Pickle

Oracle's Adaptive Intelligence for CX

Oracle is calling it adaptive intelligence, and is pushing it for better customer experience.Oracle OpenWorld: Got Customers? Better Get AI For The Best Customer...

Job Losses and Automation
From The Eponymous Pickle

Job Losses and Automation

Basically, we don't know the numbers, the complexity of the system involved is large.Statistics on job losses due to automation are sensationalist: Anthony Schofield...

A Tensorflow Tutorial
From The Eponymous Pickle

A Tensorflow Tutorial

Have now seen several tutorials, this one starts simply   I will be following the other parts and give some commentary as I can.   For a definition of TensorFlow...

Mapping the Brain with the Theta Supercomputer
From insideHPC

Mapping the Brain with the Theta Supercomputer

Researchers are using the Theta supercomputer at Argonne to map the intricate layout of brain neurons. "The basic goal is simple — would like to be able to image...
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