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Baidu Open Sources its Language Understanding
From The Eponymous Pickle

Baidu Open Sources its Language Understanding

In O'Reilly:Baidu has open-sourced its natural language understanding framework, ERNIE 2.0 (enhanced representation through knowledge integration) and the ERNIE...

Nike Links RFID to Predictive Analytics for Inventory
From The Eponymous Pickle

Nike Links RFID to Predictive Analytics for Inventory

Good example of sensors and analytics and transparency in the supply chain.Nike to marry predictive analytics and RFID to optimize inventory performanceby Tom Ryan...

IBM Deploys Triton AI Supercomputer at University of Miami
From insideHPC

IBM Deploys Triton AI Supercomputer at University of Miami

Today the University of Miami (UM) announced that their new Triton supercomputer is installed and helping their researchers explore new frontiers of science. The...

ACM SIGARCH BLOG: Increasing Your Research Impact
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

ACM SIGARCH BLOG: Increasing Your Research Impact

The following blog was originally posted in ACM SIGARCH on August 12, 2019. It is written by Computing Community Consortium (CCC) Chair Mark D. Hill from the University...

Cray Shasta Software to Power Exascale Era
From insideHPC

Cray Shasta Software to Power Exascale Era

Today Cray a new, open and extensible software platform to address the growing need for supercomputing across government and private industries. As advanced simulation...

More Aims at Explainable AI
From The Eponymous Pickle

More Aims at Explainable AI

More interesting moves in providing explanation to AI.  Here from Ga Tech.   As in the previous recent  post, this asks the question:   What does explainable mean...

Video: Providing a National Software Repository for Interactive HPC
From insideHPC

Video: Providing a National Software Repository for Interactive HPC

Lance Wilson from Monash University gave this talk at the Singularity User Group. "The repository for the build files is public and is run in the same way as aVideo...

NVidia Releases Advanced Chatbot Software
From The Eponymous Pickle

NVidia Releases Advanced Chatbot Software

We built chatbots in the 80s that worked very well, though never well enough for general applicability for general acceptance, use and updating.  Now Nvidia isNvidia...

Podcast: Who will benefit from Intel dropping Omni-Path?
From insideHPC

Podcast: Who will benefit from Intel dropping Omni-Path?

In this podcast, the Radio Free HPC team takes a close look at the history of High Performance Interconnects, recent news, and how the market is changing profoundly...

Cray to Build El Capitan Exascale Supercomputer at LLNL
From insideHPC

Cray to Build El Capitan Exascale Supercomputer at LLNL

Today the Department of Energy announced that Cray will build the NNSA’s first exascale supercomputer, “El Capitan.” To be hosted at LLNL, El Capitan will haveCray...

Smartphone Biological Virus Scanner
From The Eponymous Pickle

Smartphone Biological Virus Scanner

Not computer viruses, but biological viruses  Like the idea of physical sensors being attached to now very powerful devices/sensors in the form of smartphones. ...

Microsoft: How Hololens is used by Airbus
From The Eponymous Pickle

Microsoft: How Hololens is used by Airbus

Good example of the use of Mixed/Augmented reality approaches in heavy industry.  Expect to see more of these to emerge. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lxjC4Z05qh8...

Exploiting GDPR to Get Private Information
From Schneier on Security

Exploiting GDPR to Get Private Information

A researcher abused the GDPR to get information on his fiancee: It is one of the first tests of its kind to exploit the EU's General Data Protection Regulation...

Daily Wireless Guide
From The Eponymous Pickle

Daily Wireless Guide

Brought to my attention:2019 Internet Statistics, Trends & DataLooking for the most up-to-date internet usage statistics for 2019?You’ve come to the right place...

IBM, Tata Join Hedera Hashgraph Council
From The Eponymous Pickle

IBM, Tata Join Hedera Hashgraph Council

More indication that IBM is serious about Blockchain.  Also link with TataFrom Reuters.IBM, India's Tata join U.S. tech platform's governing council.   International...

Trump Administration Issues Plan for Federal Engagement in AI Technical Standards
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Trump Administration Issues Plan for Federal Engagement in AI Technical Standards

Today, the Trump Administration, through the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), issued a plan for Federal engagement in the development of technical...

FDA Seeks Virtual Heart
From The Eponymous Pickle

FDA Seeks Virtual Heart

Much akin to things like virtual twins, and high quality simulation systems.   I remember work at USCD that aimed at constructing whole body systems that contained...

Visa Tests AI to Detect Fraud
From The Eponymous Pickle

Visa Tests AI to Detect Fraud

An area I always thought would be ideal.   Considering the idea now in an emerging architecture that would provide both data for such an analysis, as well as the...

What else could CCC offer?
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

What else could CCC offer?

The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) wants to know what resources you find most valuable and what else we could offer. Please fill out the form below and let...

More on Throttle vs Touchscreen Control
From The Eponymous Pickle

More on Throttle vs Touchscreen Control

This came to my attention recently,  whats the best kind of basic mobility control?The US Navy says no to touchscreens—maybe automakers should tooOverly complex...
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