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IBM Explainable AI Toolkit
From The Eponymous Pickle

IBM Explainable AI Toolkit

ZDnet poses a good question: Whats a good explanation?   Its  a matter of context.  Algorithms are often brought up because they seem simple  .... just a shortIBM...

OSS Steps Up with AMD EPYC 7002 Series Processor for ‘AI on the Fly’
From insideHPC

OSS Steps Up with AMD EPYC 7002 Series Processor for ‘AI on the Fly’

One Stop Systems just unveiled its comprehensive portfolio of PCIe Gen 4 expansion building blocks supporting servers based on the new AMD EPYC 7002 processor.OSS...

Registration Opens for HPC User Forums in Switzerland and Scotland
From insideHPC

Registration Opens for HPC User Forums in Switzerland and Scotland

The HPC User Forum Steering Committee and Hyperion Research invite interested HPC community members to reserve a seat at one or both HPC User Forum meetings that...

Running AI and HPC Workloads Together on Existing Infrastructure Enhances Return on System Investments
From insideHPC

Running AI and HPC Workloads Together on Existing Infrastructure Enhances Return on System Investments

Because HPC technologies today offer substantially more power and speed than their legacy predecessors, enterprises and research institutions benefit from combining...

Podcast: Supercomputing and Sensors at ARL
From insideHPC

Podcast: Supercomputing and Sensors at ARL

In this podcast from the Army Research Laboratory, lab director Dr. Phil Perconti and computer scientist Ross Adelman discuss future of supercomputing and sensors...

Evaluating the NSA's Telephony Metadata Program
From Schneier on Security

Evaluating the NSA's Telephony Metadata Program

Interesting analysis: "Examining the Anomalies, Explaining the Value: Should the USA FREEDOM Act's Metadata Program be Extended?" by Susan Landau and Asaf Lubin...

Voice Gaming
From The Eponymous Pickle

Voice Gaming

Will control of voice gaming take us to better voice oriented business?" ... Alexa is powering new games where you control the action with your voiceGames played...

AI and Deep Learning Podcasts
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI and Deep Learning Podcasts

Just experienced and signed onto onto these podcasts with accessible big player and state of the art topics on practical applications of AI.  By Lex Fridman.   Worth...

I’m hardly an expert on legal IR. But here are a few pointers:
From The Noisy Channel

I’m hardly an expert on legal IR. But here are a few pointers:

I’m hardly an expert on legal IR. But here are a few pointers: Passage retrieval in legal texts [PDF] Passage Retrieval Starting from Patent Claims A Clef-Ip 2013...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

Leaps and Bounds: Practice Meets Theory

Solving the runtime selection problem Composite from src1, src2 Brendan Lucier and Csaba Szepesvári were consecutive speakers at this week’s workshop at the Tokyo...

Physical Throttles vs Touchscreen
From The Eponymous Pickle

Physical Throttles vs Touchscreen

Always Thoght there was something unnnatural about touchscreeen controls where there was a natural connection to the physical actions controlled.    Here seemsNavy...

Leading Large Scale Change
From The Eponymous Pickle

Leading Large Scale Change

Not about digital, which I see is not even mentioned.  Why not?  But I like some of the points made:A Better Way to Lead Large Scale Change in McKinseyIn Beyond...

Consider Process too for Digital Transformation
From The Eponymous Pickle

Consider Process too for Digital Transformation

A view from the APQC domain.   As an answer to this see a recent book on the subject I also mentioned here: Why Digital Transformations Fail  by Tony Saldanha with...

Should Amazon Upskill its Employees?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Should Amazon Upskill its Employees?

Retention, improvement and modeling HR asset.Will Amazon’s Plan to ‘Upskill’ Its Employees Pay Off?Wharton’s Matthew Bidwell and NYU’s Ari Ginsberg discuss Amazon...

Mellanox to Maximize Performance on AMD EPYC 7002 Processors
From insideHPC

Mellanox to Maximize Performance on AMD EPYC 7002 Processors

Today Mellanox announced that the company's InfiniBand ConnectX smart adapter solutions are optimized to provide breakthrough performance and scalability for the...

Video: High-Performance Computing with Python – Reducing Bottlenecks
From insideHPC

Video: High-Performance Computing with Python – Reducing Bottlenecks

This course addresses scientists with a working knowledge of NumPy who wish to explore the productivity gains made possible by Python for HPC. "We will show how...

AI and Taxes
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI and Taxes

Reading the rest to determine how this is done.  Via determining algorithms via machine learning.  Note also the insertion of 'jurisdictional rules'Deloitte uses...

Science and Technology links (August 10th 2019
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Science and Technology links (August 10th 2019

A short (less than one hour) online lesson improved grades among weaker students. The lesson taught the growth mindset: that intellectual abilities can be developed...

HPE ProLiant Sets 37 World Record Performance with 2nd Gen AMD EPYC Processors
From insideHPC

HPE ProLiant Sets 37 World Record Performance with 2nd Gen AMD EPYC Processors

HPE announced today that it shattered 37 world records, establishing undisputed performance and efficiency leadership with the new HPE ProLiant DL325 and HPE ProLiant...

Job of the Week: Postdoctoral scholar position for terrestrial systems modeling at Jülich Supercomputing Centre
From insideHPC

Job of the Week: Postdoctoral scholar position for terrestrial systems modeling at Jülich Supercomputing Centre

The Jülich supercomputing Centre in Germany is seeking a Postdoctoral scholar position in the field of terrestrial systems modeling. "You will setup and perform...
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