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Interview: Why HPC is the Right Tool for Physics
From insideHPC

Interview: Why HPC is the Right Tool for Physics

Over at the SC19 Blog, Charity Plata continues the HPC is Now series of interviews with Enrico Rinaldi, a physicist and special postdoctoral fellow with the Riken...

US Department of Education Needs CS Experts as Reviewers
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

US Department of Education Needs CS Experts as Reviewers

I recieved this from Pat Yongpradit of Code.org and thought I should share it.The US Department of Education has announced the EIR grant competition for FY 2019...

Vuzix Smart Glasses Again
From The Eponymous Pickle

Vuzix Smart Glasses Again

Been intriqued by this, mentioned it several times, for a couple of years now,  especially how it claims to eventually integrate with assistant systems like Alexa...

Computing Community Consortium at AAAS 2019
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Computing Community Consortium at AAAS 2019

The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) is proud to be a part of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2019 Annual Meeting this weekend...

Gordon Bell Prize Highlights the Impact of Ai
From insideHPC

Gordon Bell Prize Highlights the Impact of Ai

In this special guest feature from Scientific Computing World, Robert Roe reports on the Gordon Bell Prize finalists for 2018. "The finalist’s research ranges from...

The Inaugural Singularity User Group Meeting: Registration Open Now
From insideHPC

The Inaugural Singularity User Group Meeting: Registration Open Now

The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) and Sylabs have teamed up to bring the Community its first ever meeting of the Singularity User Group (SUG). Singularity...

Doing Pre Data Science
From The Eponymous Pickle

Doing Pre Data Science

Nicely put piece,  that I have passed it along before to others,  worth considering again.   Especially good as it includes the business parts more explicitly than...

My iPad Pro experiment: almost two years later
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

My iPad Pro experiment: almost two years later

Soon after the first iPad Pro came out, I bought one and started using it daily. The experiment is ongoing and I thought it was time to reflect upon it further....

Custom Atos Supercomputer to Speed Genome Analysis at CNAG-CRG in Barcelona
From insideHPC

Custom Atos Supercomputer to Speed Genome Analysis at CNAG-CRG in Barcelona

Atos will soon deploy a Bull supercomputer at the Centro Nacional de Análisis Genómico (CNAG-CRG) in Barcelona for large-scale DNA sequencing and analysis. To support...

Kroger Pay Launching
From The Eponymous Pickle

Kroger Pay Launching

Seems like a very late launch, Kroger is linking its loyalty card with smartphone based systems.  Starting in Columbus Ohio.  From the Kroger company:Kroger Pay...

USB Cable with Embedded Wi-Fi Controller
From Schneier on Security

USB Cable with Embedded Wi-Fi Controller

It's only a prototype, but this USB cable has an embedded Wi-Fi controller. Whoever controls that Wi-Fi connection can remotely execute commands on the attached...

From Computational Complexity

The iPhonification of Everything

So you've got an iPhone XS in Space Grey. Congrats, so do 20 million other people. Maybe you have different cases but otherwise the hardware in all these phones...

Bring them Back to the Store?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Bring them Back to the Store?

More players in the space.Retail Technology Aims to Bring Customers Back to the Store United Press InternationalBy Nicholas Sakelaris in UPITwo startups, Pensa...

GigaIO Technology Boosts Performance at the SC18 Student Cluster Competition
From insideHPC

GigaIO Technology Boosts Performance at the SC18 Student Cluster Competition

Today GigaIO, announced that that the company's new FabreX product was successfully used in the Student Cluster Competition at SC18. Students from the University...

WekaIO Matrix Cluster Excels on SPEC SFS 2014 Benchmark
From insideHPC

WekaIO Matrix Cluster Excels on SPEC SFS 2014 Benchmark

Today WekaIO announced the results of the independent SPEC SFS 2014 benchmark testing of its flagship WekaIO Matrix product. "Having established itself in the number...

Crowdfunding Marketing
From The Eponymous Pickle

Crowdfunding Marketing

New thing for major CPG.  Looking for other examples.How crowdfunding helped Gillette, Coca-Cola test new productsGillette and Coca-Cola are among the brands that...

Alexa Skill Blueprints
From The Eponymous Pickle

Alexa Skill Blueprints

The details here are a big deal.  Makes it easier.   Now add more intelligence features.  Real surprise in user value is important.  Content of value please.Amazon...

AI Generating Value at Scale
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Generating Value at Scale

Agree, have seen first hand.From McKinsey Insights.AI adoption advances, but foundational barriers remainSurvey respondents report the rapid adoption of AI and...

Putting Computer Vision to Work with OpenVINO
From insideHPC

Putting Computer Vision to Work with OpenVINO

OpenVINO is a single toolkit, optimized for Intel hardware, that the data scientist and AI software developer can use for quickly developing high-performance applications...

Quantum Computing: From Qubits to Quantum Accelerators
From insideHPC

Quantum Computing: From Qubits to Quantum Accelerators

Koen Bertels from Delft University of Technology gave this talk at HiPEAC 2019. "In my talk, I will introduce what quantum computers are but also how they canQuantum...
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