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Google Home Adds Intercom
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google Home Adds Intercom

Been using a similar function in Amazon Alexa for some time, its a popular function in the Smart Home.   Especially if you have a larger space.  Only makes sense...

Top 10 Things to Look Forward to at SC17
From insideHPC

Top 10 Things to Look Forward to at SC17

In this special guest feature, Kim McMahon offers up her annual Top 10 list of things she's looking forward to as SC17 this week. "It’s that time of year we all...

Ellexus Releases I/O Profiling Tool Suites Based for Arm Architecture
From insideHPC

Ellexus Releases I/O Profiling Tool Suites Based for Arm Architecture

Today Ellexus released versions of its flagship I/O profiling products Breeze, Healthcheck and Mistral, all based on the Arm v8-A architecture. The move comes as...

Jülich Supercomputer Adds 5 Petaflop Booster Upgrade from Dell EMC
From insideHPC

Jülich Supercomputer Adds 5 Petaflop Booster Upgrade from Dell EMC

The JURECA supercomputer in Germany just got a major upgrade with help from Dell EMC. "Thanks to the additional 5 petaflops, the Jülich supercomputer now appears...

Livestream: SC17 Keynote Presentation on the SKA Telescope Project
From insideHPC

Livestream: SC17 Keynote Presentation on the SKA Telescope Project

We are very excited to present this live keynote presentation on the SKA Telescope Project live from SC17. It all starts here Tuesday, Nov 14 at 8:30am Mountain...

An Overview of AI in the HPC Landscape
From insideHPC

An Overview of AI in the HPC Landscape

The demand for performant and scalable AI solutions has stimulated a convergence of science, algorithm development, and affordable technologies to create a software...

Long Article on NSA and the Shadow Brokers
From Schneier on Security

Long Article on NSA and the Shadow Brokers

The New York Times just published a long article on the Shadow Brokers and their effects on NSA operations. Summary: it's been an operational disaster, the NSA...

Lows and Macy's Wnt to Help with the Smart Home
From The Eponymous Pickle

Lows and Macy's Wnt to Help with the Smart Home

More retailers join into the outfitting of the smart home.Lowe’s and Macy’s join rivals chasing smart home opportunityby Tom Ryan   and Expert Comments in Retalwire...

Media Companies vs Amazon
From The Eponymous Pickle

Media Companies vs Amazon

More detailed thoughts at the link:Should media companies fear Amazon?  by Ted Chamberlin in GartnerIn weighing both sides, I see Amazon as being a clear and present...

Livestream: SC17 Plenary on Smart Cities
From insideHPC

Livestream: SC17 Plenary on Smart Cities

We are very pleased to bring you this livestream of the SC17 Plenary session on Smart Cities. It starts right here Nov 13 at 5:30pm Mountain Time. "The Smart Cities...

Intel and the Coming AI Revolution
From insideHPC

Intel and the Coming AI Revolution

In this video from the Intel HPC Developer Conference, Gadi Singer from Intel describes how the company is moving forward with Artificial Intelligence. "We areIntel...

Check Out the Videos from the 2017 Computing Research Symposium!
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Check Out the Videos from the 2017 Computing Research Symposium!

The speaker and poster videos from the 2017 Computing Research Symposium on Addressing National Priorities and Societal Needs are now available!  The Computing...

Video: Applying AI to Science
From insideHPC

Video: Applying AI to Science

In this video from the Intel HPC Developer Conference, Prabhat from NERSC describes how AI applies to science. "Looking ahead, Prabhat sees broad applications for...

D-Wave Announces Upgrades to D-Wave 2000Q Quantum Computer
From insideHPC

D-Wave Announces Upgrades to D-Wave 2000Q Quantum Computer

Today D-Wave Systems announced major upgrades coming to the D-Wave 2000Q quantum computer in the first quarter of 2018. Two of the most powerful new capabilities...

CoolIT Systems Showcases Liquid Cooling Innovations at SC17
From insideHPC

CoolIT Systems Showcases Liquid Cooling Innovations at SC17

CoolIT Systems is showcasing their innovative liquid cooling solutions at SC17 in Denver this week. "As the most popular integration partner for OEM server manufacturers...

Limits of Machine Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Limits of Machine Learning

Good piece.  In particular was struck by the term 'brittleness', which we encountered many times in out exploration of enterprise AI.   A solution could be useful...

Multiple Speaker Recognition
From The Eponymous Pickle

Multiple Speaker Recognition

Assistants can now recognize individual voice patterns.  Have trained my own that way, usually by repeating phrases.   And that categorization is important to understand...

Retailwire on AI's Role in Customer Engagement
From The Eponymous Pickle

Retailwire on AI's Role in Customer Engagement

From Retailwire:Why artificial intelligence is becoming instrumental for unifying in-store and online experiencesAfter decades of intense development, AI is coming...

From Computational Complexity

Can you measure which panagrams are natural

A Pangram is a sentence that contains every letter of the alphabet The classic is:                                        The quick brown fox jumped over thehere...

SC17 Livestream: Jensen Huang from NVIDIA on the AI Revolution in HPC
From insideHPC

SC17 Livestream: Jensen Huang from NVIDIA on the AI Revolution in HPC

We are excited to bring our readers this special livestream from NVIDIA at SC17 in Denver. Tune in right here for a live presentation from NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang...
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