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Look at Microsoft Teams
From The Eponymous Pickle

Look at Microsoft Teams

Would think that Teams would be a good thing to connect to Skype, Linkedin and Office tools.  Is it becoming that?Microsoft Teams: Its features, how it compares...

Energy Companies Embrace Deep Learning for Inspections, Exploration & More
From insideHPC

Energy Companies Embrace Deep Learning for Inspections, Exploration & More

This is the second entry in a five-part insideHPC series that takes an in-depth look at how machine learning, deep learning and AI are being used in the energyEnergy...

NEC and Quobyte team up for HPC Storage
From insideHPC

NEC and Quobyte team up for HPC Storage

Today Quobyte and NEC Deutschland GmbH announced a partnership to develop a complete HPC storage solution stack based on NEC HPC hardware and Quobyte’s Data Center...

Reflections on Programming and Teaching
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Reflections on Programming and Teaching

Mark Guzdial has an interesting post called Reflections of a CS Professor and an End-User Programmer in which he compares end-user programming and professional...

New iPhone OS May Include Device-Unlocking Security
From Schneier on Security

New iPhone OS May Include Device-Unlocking Security

iOS 12, the next release of Apple's iPhone operating system, may include features to prevent someone from unlocking your phone without your permission: The feature...

AI, Machine Learning and their role in Automation
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI, Machine Learning and their role in Automation

Very thoughtfully done piece.   Its not all about Machine Learning.  ML is usually just a focused element of the overall goal.  A key question that should be asked...

SMART Global Holdings Acquires Penguin Computing for $85 Million
From insideHPC

SMART Global Holdings Acquires Penguin Computing for $85 Million

Today SMART Global Holdings, Inc. announced that it has acquired HPC vendor Penguin Computing. "Penguin will continue as a standalone operation being the firstSMART...

Google Deals with Carrefour Retailer to Sell Groceries Online
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google Deals with Carrefour Retailer to Sell Groceries Online

We worked with Carrefour in our innovation spaces and in France and China.  Looks like Home and Google Assistant will be utilized. Emphasis on fresh foods.  Competition...

ISC Travel Grant brings Young HPC Leaders to Conference from Nepal and Botswana
From insideHPC

ISC Travel Grant brings Young HPC Leaders to Conference from Nepal and Botswana

Today ISC 2018 announced the winners of the ISC High Performance Travel Grant Program. Designed to enable university students and young researchers to attend the...

Boosting Memories by Electrical Reintroduction
From The Eponymous Pickle

Boosting Memories by Electrical Reintroduction

The measures, accuracy,  scope and specificity of this ability would be interesting.Thanks For The Memories  By Joe Dysart in CACMResearchers have found a way to...

ThinkparQ Teams with QCT to Demonstrate BeeGFS
From insideHPC

ThinkparQ Teams with QCT to Demonstrate BeeGFS

Today ThinkParQ announced that the company is working with Quanta Cloud Technology on a prototype HPC system to demonstrate the power of their combined technologies...

Video: Researchers Step Up with the New Summit Supercomputer
From insideHPC

Video: Researchers Step Up with the New Summit Supercomputer

"The biggest problems in science require supercomputers of unprecedented capability. That’s why the ORNL launched Summit, a system 8 times more powerful than their...

MIT Testing Smart Contracts and Oracles
From The Eponymous Pickle

MIT Testing Smart Contracts and Oracles

Been looking for more reviews in this area.   Following this in Reddit as well.MIT Researchers Test Oracles and Smart Contracts on Bitcoin Lightning    | by Kent...

NSF Appointment of Dr. Rance Cleaveland as Division Director for the NSF/CISE Division of Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF)
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NSF Appointment of Dr. Rance Cleaveland as Division Director for the NSF/CISE Division of Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF)

The following is a letter to the community from Erwin Gianchandani, Acting Assistant Director, of the National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate of Computer...

New eGuide: Practical Considerations for Embracing AI in Your HPC Environment
From insideHPC

New eGuide: Practical Considerations for Embracing AI in Your HPC Environment

The advent of AI is creating new possibilities to tackle increasingly complex research beyond the traditional HPC analytics, modeling, and simulation workloads....

School Year is Over, Time to Get Ready for Next Year
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

School Year is Over, Time to Get Ready for Next Year

It is teacher wrap up day at Bishop Guertin. The warning bell for homeroom just rang but of course the students were done on Friday so there are no students coming...

Router Vulnerability and the VPNFilter Botnet
From Schneier on Security

Router Vulnerability and the VPNFilter Botnet

On May 25, the FBI asked us all to reboot our routers. The story behind this request is one of sophisticated malware and unsophisticated home-network security,...

Self Driving Dataset
From The Eponymous Pickle

Self Driving Dataset

As in all intelligent  learning situations, you need lots of data to define the context, more than you think you need.  But smaller amounts can help you start defining...

Key AI for Smarter Phones
From The Eponymous Pickle

Key AI for Smarter Phones

A good forward look about how smart phones are evolving to an expectation of smarter phones and telecom in the near future.  Conversation, value driven services...

From Computational Complexity

How the Villarino-Gasarch-Regan paper came about

(This post overlaps a prior one here. The paper I am blogging about was also blogged about by Lipton here. The paper itself is on arxiv here. My slides for a talk...
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