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Blackboxes in Sociotechnical Interventions for Health Disparity Reduction
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Blackboxes in Sociotechnical Interventions for Health Disparity Reduction

A recent CNN article titled “Black or ‘Other’? Doctors may be relying on race to make decisions about your health,” discusses how race has both historically affected...

The Story of Colossus
From Schneier on Security

The Story of Colossus

Nice video of a talk by Chris Shore on the history of Colossus.

IBM Helps Customers Adopt a Zero Trust Approach to Security
From The Eponymous Pickle

IBM Helps Customers Adopt a Zero Trust Approach to Security

New security architectures, alliance moves by IBM.  IBM Helps Customers Adopt a Zero Trust Approach to SecurityCAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM...

Caterpillar and Argonne Use HPC to Simulate Better Efficiency, Reduced Emissions in Diesel Engines
From insideHPC

Caterpillar and Argonne Use HPC to Simulate Better Efficiency, Reduced Emissions in Diesel Engines

Heavy-duty diesel engines power most large vehicles used in the construction, mining and transportation industries in the United States. To tackle problems of fuel...

New Spectre-Like Attacks
From Schneier on Security

New Spectre-Like Attacks

There’s new research that demonstrates security vulnerabilities in all of the AMD and Intel chips with micro-op caches, including the ones that were specifically...

Simulate, Constrain, Repeat, Learn
From The Eponymous Pickle

Simulate, Constrain, Repeat, Learn

Berkeley Bair posts an interesting look at Reinforcement Learning.   Made me think,  But once you get beyond the paras below this gets quite complicated and technical...

Constructing arrays of Boolean values in Java
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Constructing arrays of Boolean values in Java

It is not uncommon that we need to represent an array of Boolean (true or false) values. There are multiple ways to do it. The most natural way could be to construct...

Vocalis Health Determines Health Changes via Voice
From The Eponymous Pickle

Vocalis Health Determines Health Changes via Voice

An interesting and perhaps very useful direction.    How much is this a diagnosis?The Doctor Will Hear You Soon   By Gregory Goth, Commissioned by CACM StaffTal...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

How to Teach Math?

The only way to learn mathematics is to do mathematics—Paul Halmos Angie Hodge is an Associate Professor of mathematics at Northern Arizona University. Her interests...

Argo LiDAR has 400 Meter Range
From The Eponymous Pickle

Argo LiDAR has 400 Meter Range

How much does it add to effectiveness in context?  Argo AI says its latest LiDAR sensor has a 400-meter rangeThe tech could bolster Ford and Volkswagen's self-driving...

 ISC 2021 Early Bird Registration Ends May 6
From insideHPC

 ISC 2021 Early Bird Registration Ends May 6

FRANKFURT, Germany, May 3, 2021 – The organizers of ISC 2021 Digital would like to remind everyone in the high performance computing (HPC) community that early ISC...

RPI Computer Scientist Wins NSF Award to Match Exascale Systems with Petascale Data Volumes
From insideHPC

RPI Computer Scientist Wins NSF Award to Match Exascale Systems with Petascale Data Volumes

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute faculty member and computer scientist George Slota has been granted a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development...

Red Hat Introduces Open Source StackRox Community – Cluster Security for Kubernetes
From insideHPC

Red Hat Introduces Open Source StackRox Community – Cluster Security for Kubernetes

May 4, 2021 – Red Hat today introduce the StackRox community, the upstream project that will work to open source and manage the code that powers Red Hat Advanced...

National Academy of Sciences Elects 120 Members and 30 International Members!
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

National Academy of Sciences Elects 120 Members and 30 International Members!

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) has elected 120 new members- including a record number of women- and 30 foreign members. Five computing researchers are among...

Looking for, testing for, Behaviors.
From The Eponymous Pickle

Looking for, testing for, Behaviors.

Can this be taken beyond automated driving systems?  We were always looking for behaviors we could predict.  And might be fundamental enough to simulate for broader...

Cambridge Quantum Computing Integrates tket Platform with Strangeworks Ecosystem
From insideHPC

Cambridge Quantum Computing Integrates tket Platform with Strangeworks Ecosystem

CAMBRIDGE, UK, May 4, 2021 – Cambridge Quantum Computing (CQC), a developer of quantum software and algorithms, today announced that Strangeworks, Inc., an Austin...

Bright Cluster Manager Picked for Sweden’s Fastest HPC System at LinköpingUniv.
From insideHPC

Bright Cluster Manager Picked for Sweden’s Fastest HPC System at LinköpingUniv.

Amsterdam – Tuesday, May 4th – Bright Computing, a global leader in automation and management software for edge-to-core-to-cloud high-performance computing, today...

Tesla Hacked from Drone without a Click
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tesla Hacked from Drone without a Click

But, It is stated that you cannot get driving control of the car from the hack.Tesla Car Hacked Remotely From Drone via Zero-Click ExploitBy Eduard Kovacs   inpiece...

Tesla Remotely Hacked from a Drone
From Schneier on Security

Tesla Remotely Hacked from a Drone

This is an impressive hack: Security researchers Ralf-Philipp Weinmann of Kunnamon, Inc. and Benedikt Schmotzle of Comsecuris GmbH have found remote zero-click...

SoftIron Announces HyperDrive Performance+ Family
From insideHPC

SoftIron Announces HyperDrive Performance+ Family

London – May 4, 2021 – SoftIron Ltd., maker of purpose-built data center solutions, today announced the introduction of their Ceph-optimized, software-defined storage...
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